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Not illegal for security guards to hold NRIC

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    2007

    February 2007

  2 Feb 2007 10,221 reported cases of loan shark harassment activities in 2006

  1 Feb 2007 Proposed changes to rules for unsecured credit

    January 2007

  4 Feb 2007 Income Tax (Amendment) Bill passed

  3 Feb 2007 Report on labour force in Singapore in 2006

 31 Jan 2007 Employment situation in 4th quarter 2006

 30 Jan 2007 Road Traffic Situation 2006

 29 Jan 2007 Thaipusam Festival 2007

 28 Jan 2007 About 200,000 new Singapore PRs in the next 5 years

 27 Jan 2007 Secondhand Goods Dealers Bill 2007 passed

 26 Jan 2007 Crazy Horse Paris in Singapore to close

 25 Jan 2007 Chinatown light-up and bazaar for Chinese New Year

 24 Jan 2007 PTC revises premium bus service scheme

 23 Jan 2007 Commissioner of Charities completes inquiry on Youth Challenge

 22 Jan 2007 The Banking (Amendment) Bill passed

 21 Jan 2007 MOE to develop 15 FutureSchools@Singapore schools by 2015

 20 Jan 2007 StarHub first to launch HDTV service in Singapore

 19 Jan 2007 Study on returns to higher education in Singapore

 18 Jan 2007 Singapore launches Infocomm Enterprise Programme

 17 Jan 2007 Fort Canning Tunnel opens

 16 Jan 2007 MDA launches new licence framework for IPTV

 15 Jan 2007 The new NKF’S progress report 2006

 14 Jan 2007 Singapore Airlines to review creative agency

 13 Jan 2007 STAMP - Singapore’s first postbox public art competition

 12 Jan 2007 Two students to be charged in court for misuse of sparklers

 11 Jan 2007 Changes to Medisave and MediShield in 2007

 10 Jan 2007 Young Pianist Competition 2007

  9 Jan 2007 RSAF to be reorganised into five commands

  8 Jan 2007 Synthetic fields for eligible schools

  7 Jan 2007 The Swedish Ship Gothëborg visits Singapore

  6 Jan 2007 SMU starts School of Law

  5 Jan 2006 Survey on polyclinics in Singapore

  4 Jan 2007 Advance GDP estimates for 4th quarter 2006

  3 Jan 2007 Singapore economy expected to grow by 4-6% in 2007

  2 Jan 2007 Public transport operators to handle lost & found properties

   1 Jan 2007 Changes to CPF Minimum Sum and Investment schemes from 1 Jan 2007

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Excerpt of a letter by Billy CHEW, signing for Permanent Secretary, Ministry of the Environment, to The Straits Times of 29 Sep 2000

  "..It is an offence under the law to take a lighted cigarette into the lift, even if the person is not smoking it.

  "To state this clearly, the Ministry of the Environment is in the process of standardising all smoking signs in lifts to that which shows a lighted cigarette with a slash across.

  "This year, so far, our officers have apprehended 400 offenders who smoked in places where smoking is prohibited. Our officers will continue to be on the lookout for those who blatantly flout the law...."