"When the discussions are completed, the Government will announce its decision.”
During lockdown, the city was paying 75 per cent of the first S$4,600 earned by every Singaporean and permanent resident each month. The support, which dwarfed schemes in Malaysia and Hong Kong, was made possible by Singapore’s giant reserves, compact size and prescient leaders
The Government's approach to dealing with sensitive issues like the wearing of tudung is to discuss them behind closed doors, says the Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs.
Open discussion may have an impact on religious harmony, they said
Singapore has been strengthening its laws over the years to meet the persistent threat of terrorism, said Minister of State for Home Affairs Desmond Tan.