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23 Feb 2021 - 5 Estate Planning Tips That Can Benefit Every Singaporean

One topic that Singaporeans are often afraid of broaching is death. Few people like to think about what will happen when they die because...


15 Dec 2020 - What Documents Do You Need to Translate to Travel?

Traveling is, perhaps, one of the best things a person can do in his or her spare time. Going on a trip to another country not only improves mental...


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...


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...


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,...


09 Jun 2020 - The financial benefits of staying at home

While the coronavirus crisis has undoubtedly affected the way we go about our lives – and kiboshed our daily Starbucks and lunchtime...


01 May 2020 - Why You Need a Passport Translation When Travelling

Traveling abroad can make one feel vulnerable and this is for obvious reasons. Travelers leave the comfort of their home to venture into new lands...


15 Apr 2020 - How To Design Your New House To Feel Like Home

Moving into a new house can be an exciting time, but until you have made it your own, it won’t really feel like home. So, how can you feel...


29 Feb 2020 - 5 Ways to Manage Your Airbnb Property When You Are Out of Town

Airbnb has grown as a business at the impeccable rate since the last decade. It’s because people have developed a relationship of trust when...


25 Feb 2020 - How Overseas Investors Invest in UK Property and Make Huge Returns

The UK property market is very attractive for overseas investors across the globe. It's highly lucrative and can be easily understood if you know...


02 Nov 2019 - 7 Ways Nurses Can Stay Happy and Healthy

Nursing takes a toll on you physically and mentally. It is a stressful job, and you’re working with ill patients. Barriers like gloves and...


13 Sep 2019 - A Complete Guide to Find a Good Writing Service

College students will be required to write essays on different topics throughout their educational career. The purpose of writing these essay...


10 Sep 2019 - How to Improve Essay Writing with CustomWritings.com: Practical Tips

If you are a student, you have to deal from one or another writing assignment quite frequently. Those are mostly essays, that’s why it is...


02 May 2012 - Choosing a Race

My husband and I are expecting our first child later this year. I am a British EP P2 holder and my husband is from PRC, PR holder. My husband's...


08 Jan 2012 - How Long Does Maid Stay Out During Off Days

Just wondering if you ask her to return by any specific time or allow her to stay out as long as she wants? Our maid has started to come back later...


04 Nov 2011 - Returning to Singapore to Work after Renounciation

I would like to know whether it is possible to return back to Singapore and be granted an employment pass after renouciation of my Singapore...


03 Jun 2011 - Renouncing Singapore Citizenship

If you are renouncing your SG citizenship, go to CAB ICA for doc papers. It will be send out to you via snail mail . Once you received the papers,...


25 Jun 2009 - Guide to NS Issues

Permanent Residents Second generation PRs who attain PR status through their parents are required to serve NS. However, PR can be given up at any...


24 Jul 2008 - Procedure to NS Deferment

I contacted CMPB recently as I have an almost 12-year old boy who has dual citizenship, but who has never held a Singapore NRIC, passport or...




       

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    Re: COVID-19: Breaking News! School closed, Work stopped

    Re: COVID-19: Breaking News! School closed, Work stopped

    delete. duplicate post

    Posted in Latest News & Current Affairs

    Re: COVID-19: Breaking News! School closed, Work stopped

    Re: COVID-19: Breaking News! School closed, Work stopped

    https://www.moh.gov.sg/news-highlights/details/2-new-cases-of-locally-transmitted-covid-19-infection-25-02-21

    Yesterday, 1 case who has done 2 shot.

    Case 60448 received his first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on 22 January, and the second dose on 14 February. This accounts for his .....

    Posted in Latest News & Current Affairs

    Re: PR approval chance in 2020

    Re: PR approval chance in 2020

    And if you are wondering why she was holding WP despite a 3.2k salary : she used to be a 头手in a zi char stall in a coffeeshop. Due to her education level which is PMR in msia somewhat equivilent to our N levels, the coffeeshop failed to secure her a spass.

    Posted in PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners

    Re: PR approval chance in 2020

    Re: PR approval chance in 2020


    Okay, I might have to change my earlier prognosis.

    Did you apply apply to the MOM to get permission to marry a former WP holder? If you did, then no problem. However, if you didn't, your wife is probably 100% correct. You may .....

    Posted in PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners

    Re: Growing Up Gifted @ United Square--People's Experiences?

    Re: Growing Up Gifted @ United Square--People's Experiences?

    Was researching for schools for my child when I came across a review on an online expat forum called, forum.singaporeexpats.com by a parent named ‘aiessence’. That ‘parent’ raved about how good the school Growing Up Gifted (GUG) is, and how there is “a lot of creativity and fun”, and .....

    Posted in Preschools