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2:33 PMTan Chuan-Jin: Inflation figure for Minimum Sum hikes under review
The Government is looking at how it calculates the Central Provident Fund (CPF) Minimum Sum figure, and the amount by which it should go up every year based on inflation, said Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin on Tuesday.
12:30 PMHDB sellers can stay in their sold flats for up to three months if buyers agree
SINGAPORE - Housing Board flat owners who sell their flats are no longer required to move out immediately once the transaction is completed. The HDB has tweaked its policy to allow sellers to stay temporarily in these sold flats for up to three months.
4:41 PMIndonesia presidential candidate Prabowo rejects election process
JAKARTA - Indonesia's presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto said on Tuesday that he was rejecting the electoral process, citing flaws, in a move that could see his camp take the challenge to the Constitutional Court.
6:42 AMMalaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukraine rebels hand black boxes to Malaysia experts
DONETSK, UKRAINE (REUTERS) - A senior separatist leader, Aleksander Borodai, handed over black boxes from an airliner downed over eastern Ukraine to Malaysian experts in the city of Donetsk in the early hours of Tuesday.
9:12 AMMalaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Three-man expert team to enter crash site, says Malaysia's transport minister
KIEV (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysia has sent a three-man expert team to investigate the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash site after getting assurances about their safety there.
10:50 AMGoogle Doodle pays tribute to Singapore music icon - composer Zubir Said
Today's Google doodle has a Singaporean note to it - Zubir Said, composer of Singapore's national anthem Majulah Singapura, is highlighted