Singapore's Ministry of Education is reviewing pathways and opportunities in post-secondary education such as polytechnics and ITEs.
Singapore could see a private university for the arts being set up, with two of the country's well-established institutions as its constituent colleges.
Migrant workers will be able to have more opportunities to visit recreation centres from this month, as Singapore eases COVID-19 dormitory restrictions.
Everyone in S'pore is protected by the Maintenance of Religious Harmony Act, said Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam.
Almost 90,000 police cameras have been installed in Singapore with "many more" to be placed islandwide, said Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam in Parliament on Monday (1 March).
Over 300 MFA employees continue to serve at Singapore's overseas missions amid the COVID-19 pandemic, said Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan.
The release of Myanmar's State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi is key to achieving a "long-term peaceful political solution" to the country's current unrest, said Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan in Parliament on Monday (1 March).
The Ministry of Defence and the Singapore Armed Forces will reduce the growth of overall carbon emissions by two-thirds by 2030, and half the 2030 emissions by 2050.
The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) will use an updated medical classification system to better match the vocations and deployment of National Servicemen.
The number of speeding incidents along Tanjong Pagar Road is "not high", said the Minister of State for Home Affairs.
Leader of the Opposition Pritam Singh has asked the government to give an update into two separate corruption probes into Keppel Offshore and Marine, and the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) and two local football clubs.
Enforcing a proposed ban on smoking in homes would be highly intrusive and raise privacy issues, said Minister of State for Sustainability and the Environment Amy Khor.
Central Singapore District Mayor Denise Phua on Thursday criticised Leader of the Opposition Pritam Singh in Parliament for his “belittling” remarks about Community Development Councils (CDCs).
The Singapore government is not expecting the country to move out of Phase 3 of its reopening "anytime soon", said Senior Minister of State for Health Janil Puthucheary in Parliament on Thursday (25 February).
Outsourced workers such as cleaners and security officers deserve designated rest areas, said NMP Raj Joshua Thomas in Parliament.
Many feel that the salaries of CDC mayors are not commensurate with their roles and functions, said the WP chief.
Up to $53.7 billion is expected to be drawn from Singapore's past reserves over financial years 2020 and 2021 to respond to the COVID-19 crisis, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said.
The government will provide $900 million under the Household Support package to give more support for families amid the economic uncertainty, said DPM and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.
Nurses and other healthcare workers, such as support care staff, will have their salaries enhanced, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in his Budget 2021 statement.
An additional $5.4 billion will be allocated to a second tranche of the SGUnited Jobs and Skills package, said DPM and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in his Budget 2021 speech.
The Singapore government expects an overall deficit of $11 billion, or 2.2 per cent of gross domestic product for financial year 2021, Finance and Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said.
Attendees at the World Economic Forum meeting to be held in Singapore in August will not be required to serve a Stay-Home Notice.
Less than 1 per cent of Singapore's visitor arrivals since 1 April last year have tested positive for COVID-19, said Senior Minister of State for Health Koh Poh Koon in Parliament on Tuesday (16 February).
Cases of healthcare workers encountering harassment or physical or verbal abuse rose from about 1,080 in 2018 to 1,300 last year, said Health Minister Gan Kim Yong.