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JAN 2019 | Issue 02

Budget 2019
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Public Consultations

Head over to the REACH portal to share your thoughts on the public consultationswe have published there. Most of these will close at the end of this month!

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Public Consultation on Possible Measures for Pre-Packaged Sugar-Sweetened Beverages

As part of Singapore’s War on Diabetes, the Ministry of Health (“MOH”) and the Health Promotion Board (“HPB”) would like to seek views on possible measures to reduce Singaporeans’ sugar intake from pre-packaged sugar-sweetened beverages (“SSBs”).

The consultation will run till 25 January 2019.

More information can be found here.

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Proposed Introduction of Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) for Water-cooled Chilled Water Systems in Industrial Facilities

The National Environment Agency is seeking feedback on the introduction of minimum energy efficiency standards for water-cooled chilled water systems in industrial facilities. Data submitted by regulated industrial companies showed that cooling systems accounted for about 16% of the 2016 electricity consumed by the companies.

The consultation will run till 31 January 2019.

More information can be found here.

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Public Consultation on Proposed Revisions to XBRL Filing Requirements and Data Elements

The Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) invites comments and feedback on the proposed revisions to XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) filing requirements and data elements. ACRA plans to implement the proposed revisions in early 2020.

The consultation will run till 31 January 2019.

More information can be found here.

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Public Consultation on Proposed Reforms to the Civil Justice System

The Ministry of Law is inviting feedback on Proposed Reforms to the Civil Justice System.

The consultation will run till 31 January 2019.

More information can be found here.