• Thursday
  • April 17, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:43pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 32 for civil aviation department

Search results

  1. Lifestyle - Books - SINGAPORE

    Book review: The Leader, the Teacher and You, by Lim Siong Guan and Joanne Lim

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 03:49pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... illustrated how honesty and integrity can so easily be undermined when people fear to tell the truth," writes Lim Siong Guan, a civil servant in the defence ministry under Goh. The papaya ... The Leader, the Teacher & You relates Lim's 37 years as a civil servant in Singapore, the lessons apply universally to all sorts of readers. In the book, Goh, who also served as deputy prime ...

  2. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Ex-Singapore official guilty in the case of non-existent 8,000 pineapple tarts

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 10:58pm by BLOOM

    ... anti-corruption agency after an official was charged in July in a separate case of misappropriation and the former civil defence chief was jailed in a sex-for-contracts case. The country pledged ...

  3. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Pussy Riot 'pays tribute' to Moscow for award nomination in Singapore

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 11:04pm by Reuters

    ... the Winter Olympics in Sochi next month, the Pussy Riot case plays prominently in criticism about civil liberties, human rights and the Putin administration's treatment of dissent. A third Pussy ...

  4. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Lee Hsien Loong orders inquiry after Singapore's first riot in four decades

    Posted Dec 10th 2013, 02:21am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Violence leaves 39 police and civil defence staff injured after city's first street violence since 1969 Probe ordered into causeof foreign workers' riot ... in the riot on Sunday, and that 27 South Asian workers had been arrested on charges punishable by up to seven years in prison as well as caning. Lee said the rampage left 39 police and civil defence ...

  5. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Migrants’ rights under spotlight in Singapore after Little India riot

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 11:00pm by SATISH CHENEY

    ... 52 Indian nationals and one Bangladeshi- were given deportation orders this week for their role in the riots. Workfair Singapore, a civil society group, said it was dismayed that 53 workers ...

  6. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore charges 24 Indian workers for rioting

    Posted Dec 10th 2013, 02:25pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... as Little India. They were among an estimated 400 South Asian migrant workers involved in the rampage that left 39 police and civil defence staff injured and 25 vehicles – including 16 police cars ...

  7. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore's bureaucrats must declare casino visits in bid to stop graft

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Tough rules on casino visits designed to curb graft Singapore civil servants must declare casino visits under new rules introduced yesterday, months after a senior anti-graft official was charged with embezzling state money to fund his gambling habit. Civil servants must declare within seven days if they have visited the city-state's two casinos more than ...

  8. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore’s first gay politician quits to focus on rights

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... how I can be of service to the wider cause of our civil liberties, a project which I believe to be the dominant mission of this present period "I believe that, as a nation, we have a limited appreciation of civil liberties: they have not penetrated deeply into our civic discourse and public administration. "There is a great deal of work ahead if we are to achieve the full ...

  9. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Yale opens controversial college in Singapore

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 06:06pm by AFP

    ... Tan Chorh Chuan. In a resolution passed in April last year, the Yale faculty expressed “concern regarding the history of lack of respect for civil and political rights in the state of Singapore”. It called on Yale-NUS to uphold civil liberties and political freedom on campus and in broader society. Campaign group Human Rights Watch accused Yale of “betraying the spirit ...

  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore to build fifth airport terminal as it seeks regional dominance

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg, AFP

    ... Agencies in Singapore Singapore's prime minister announces plans for fifth terminal at Changi, a revamp of healthcare system, and improved housing affordability Airport capacity to double by 2028 Singapore will build a new terminal that will double the capacity of Changi airport in a bid to retain its edge as a regional aviation hub, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said ...




SCMP.com Account