• Friday
  • April 18, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:01am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 46 for insolvency law

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore court overturns professor's conviction in sex-for-grades scandal

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 11:41pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Court overturns professor's conviction over sex favours Singapore's High Court has overturned the conviction of a law professor jailed for obtaining sexual favours and gifts from a female student in exchange for better grades, his lawyer said yesterday. Former National University of Singapore law professor Tey Tsun Hang, 42, served a five-month ...

  2. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore to use 'sin taxes' to pay for health care for elderly

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 05:48am by AFP

    ... the pioneer generation will not be differentiated by income because our objective is to honour the contributions of this whole generation," Tharman said. Eugene Tan, an associate law professor ...

  3. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore to deport South Asian workers involved in riot

    Posted Dec 17th 2013, 08:30pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... took part in the riot to send a strong signal that we will not tolerate actions by anyone which threaten law and order in Singapore,” Home Affairs Minister Teo Chee Hean told a news conference. ... as they continue to abide by our laws,” the ministry said. The riot was Singapore’s second incident involving a large group of foreign workers in the past year. In November last year, 171 Chinese bus ...

  4. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore to open new commercial court to leverage arbitration strengths

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 11:46pm by AFP

    ... of cross-border disputes as Asia's economies boom. The Ministry of Law said the Singapore International Commercial Court would leverage on robust cross-border investment and trade in Asia, where ... for international arbitration, which allows for disputes to be resolved by third-party arbitrators outside of court. Law Minister K. Shanmugam said Singapore was the "obvious choice" for investors ...

  5. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Thousands questioned in widening crackdown after Singapore riot

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 05:46pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... the law will be dealt with strictly, firmly and fairly in accordance with the law,” Teo said in a statement late on Tuesday. On Wednesday workers were seen installing new surveillance cameras ...

  6. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    How tiny Singapore became big player in match-fixing

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 04:45pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... of two Singaporean men over a scandal in Britain has again thrown a spotlight on the Southeast Asian city-state, known for its cleanliness, strict law and order and high number of millionaires. ... it was a problem that Dan Tan and three associates had been arrested under a law that allows for indefinite detention without trial. “The sad truth is that Singaporean authorities have to man up and do ...

  7. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Migrants’ rights under spotlight in Singapore after Little India riot

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

    ... in Singapore's Little India that shocked the city state that prides itself on rule of law. More than 300 South Asian migrant workers confronted police and anti-riot officers after a traffic accident ...

  8. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore bans drinking in Little India riot zone

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 08:40pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... Saturday morning to early Monday, the Singapore Police Force declared the zone a “proclaimed area” under the Public Order Preservation Act. The provision allows law enforcers to take action against ...

  9. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore charges 24 Indian workers for rioting

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

    ... in the exercise of their lawful power to maintain law and order at the scene”. The suspects, aged between 22 to 40, looked sombre as the charges were read in Tamil in court by an interpreter. They were ...

  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore leader Lee Hsien Loong calls for restraint after riot

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 09:49pm by AP

    ... in 1990, according to government statistics. In a posting on his Facebook page, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong reminded Singaporeans that “the vast majority of foreign workers here obey our laws ...




SCMP.com Account