It targets economic transformation as a long-term imperative, unveils Merdeka Gen Package details and tackles defence and security concerns.
The AGC remarks last Thursday came in relation to the High Court's judgment a day earlier which found Ong Wui Teck guilty of "scandalising contempt and contempt in the face of the court".
A bankruptcy application taken against opposition politician Lim Tean by a Shanghai businessman over a US$150,000 (S$203,000) loan was formally withdrawn in the High Court yesterday.
Proportion will be cut from 40% to 38% on Jan 1 next year, and to 35% on Jan 1, 2021.
The Criminal Law Reform Bill presented in Parliament last week, among other things, makes it an offence to have an exploitative sexual relationship with anyone aged between 16 and 18, a move that has sparked debate among lawyers and legal experts.
South Korean seeks damages for mental distress and cost of medical treatment in a test case.
Beleaguered firm says investors and creditors would get less if it were to go into liquidation.
Decision lies with investors voting on deal that will see 60% of firm's share capital going to consortium.
The withdrawal of the bankruptcy application clears the way for Mr Lim Tean to take part in the next General Election, which is due by early 2021.
The hard work to hammer out a trade deal between the European Union and Singapore is almost complete but some firms are still in the dark about the potential benefits.
Recognising value of data in a digital economy will give the country a competitive edge.
A paedophile, who sexually violated the eight-year-old son of a friend despite the valiant efforts of another boy to protect the victim, pleaded guilty in the High Court yesterday .
Pact will do away with nearly all Customs duties; two more agreements with S'pore get go-ahead.
High Court: Let cases be brought to courts before setting guidelines.
Singapore's criminal law framework will be undergoing a major revision following changes proposed in Parliament earlier this week. Among the slew of proposals that stood out are provisions that punish those who witness a case of abuse but do nothing to stop it and updates to certain sexual offences that would also recognise men as victims of rape. The Straits Times speaks to legal professionals and experts on what these changes signify.
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Mr Singh called for a review of the Government Proceedings Act, which indemnifies members of the armed forces from negligence suits for deaths and injuries that occur during military duty.
Incident shows how foreign interference can take place: Edwin Tong
Abetment of attempted suicide continues to be an offence under the Criminal Law Reform Bill proposed in Parliament on Feb 11.