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12 Dec 2020 - 4 Best Fitness Centers in Singapore

The quality of a fitness center can make or break a workout. Luckily, in a city as large and diverse as Singapore there are plenty of fitness...


10 Nov 2020 - What Makes GIIS Preschool a Great Choice?

Finding a good preschool in Singapore is a tricky task as there are abundant choices available. Most of us look for a preschool that is nearby,...


18 Oct 2020 - Five reasons why you should take a trip to New York

New York: it’s an iconic city that many of us feel like we know so well, even though we may never have been there. That’s because...


13 Oct 2020 - 5 things parents like about GIIS (Primary School)

Global Indian International School, the K-12 school is a preferred choice by more than three thousand students in Singapore. The school’s...


12 Oct 2020 - Advantages of Digital Home Security

No longer content to limit themselves to a padlocked gate and a bolted door, some people are going digital when it comes to home security. Some...


21 Sep 2020 - Pros and Cons of Driving in Singapore

While Singapore has one of the highest population densities on Earth, traffic conditions are not as bad as many of the world’s supercities,...


17 Sep 2020 - Things To Consider When Choosing Vacation Rentals For The Family

There are a lot of moving parts to consider when booking a family holiday. Do you want to go abroad, or remain local? Do you prefer to stay at a...


26 Aug 2020 - Understanding HDB (LUP) Lift Upgrading Programme

One of the worries of buyers looking to purchase a house in an older HDB housing estate is that the flats may not have the newest amenities...


19 Aug 2020 - Helping Hawkers Go Digital

Since 19 June, Singapore has made the transition into Phase 2 of its reopening plan where people are once again allowed to resume dining in at...


12 Aug 2020 - Demand for Singapore property during the pandemic

In spite of initial predictions that demand for housing would remain low after the dip in April, sales of new homes, as well as the sale of resale...


05 Aug 2020 - How to Find Expert Medical Attention for an Urgent Ailment

Whether you’ve fallen seriously ill, or a member of your family is sick, you’re always going to be interested in facilitating the...


05 Aug 2020 - Travel planning in the post-COVID environment

Although travel restrictions around the world are being lifted slowly as countries reopen, many people continue to be wary of travelling during...


22 Jul 2020 - COVID-19 and its impact on the environment

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the reduction in human activity has led to noticeable benefits for the environment. Around the world,...


16 Jul 2020 - Singapore-China Fast Lane and the Safe Travel Pass

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, countries around the world have either restricted or barred visitors from entering the country. Tourism and...


08 Jul 2020 - Advantages of Air Bridges

In order to reduce or limit the risk of coronavirus transmissions by foreign visitors, most countries have either closed their borders or have put...


02 Jul 2020 - How Technology Has Changed Our Lives: Pros We Can Enjoy

Nowadays, the presence of an account in at least one social network, personal website or your own blog is an indicator that a person is socially...


01 Jul 2020 - Helping others get through difficult times

Stories of kind-hearted people setting aside time to volunteer to donate food to families in need, donating their Solidarity Budget funds to...


17 Jun 2020 - Increasing WFH productivity

Depending on who you ask, working from home, commonly referred to by the handy acronym WFH in the Singapore context, is a polarising issue for many...


16 Jun 2020 - Forett at Bukit Timah

Forett at Bukit Timah, an upcoming 633-unit FREEHOLD condominium will be launched for sale in the exclusive residential enclave along Toh Tuck...


12 Jun 2020 - Connecting with Others in Isolation

In challenging times, a sense of community can provide us with much needed support and encouragement. Unfortunately, even though countries around...




   

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Re: Will having a child guarantee LTVP?


I have also felt the brunt of it. When I first arrived on these shores, I did not tick many boxes that would deem me as desirable.

It was only the combination of my own sheer stubbornness and an employer who was willing to go to bat .....

Posted in PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners

Re: Will having a child guarantee LTVP?



That's a valid point but would the G be so heartless to separate the nucleus family?


Do a search on my nephew's case here. I took the baby in because .....

Posted in PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners

Re: Passport renewal


To be on par with the US, you really need to be a Singapore citizen, just to bring costs in-line.


This line says it best. If you’re not a citizen, many things become more expensive. Especially if you have kids, the cost of .....

Posted in General Discussions