Morning Minutes: What will make headlines, Feb 22, 2016

Visitors checking out the various courses available at the inaugural SkillsFuture roadshow at Westgate mall on Jan 9, 2016.
Visitors checking out the various courses available at the inaugural SkillsFuture roadshow at Westgate mall on Jan 9, 2016. ST PHOTO: KEVIN LIM

Good morning! Morning Minutes is a round-up of stories that will break on Monday, Feb 22, and which we think you'd be interested in.

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WDA's SkillsFuture Marketplace roadshow kicks off

The Singapore Workforce Development Agency is organising its second SkillsFuture Marketplace roadshow from Monday (Feb 22) to Wednesday (Feb 24). The three-day event will help Singaporeans make the best of the $500 credit under the SkillsFuture Credit scheme to support them in their pursuit of lifelong learning. The roadshow, to be held at the level-one atrium of One Raffles Place from 10am to 8pm, will feature approved courses under the scheme. - OLIVIA HO

DBS Q4, year-end report to be announced


DBS Group will be releasing their full-year results for the period ending Dec 31, 2106. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

DBS Group Holdings is releasing its fourth-quarter and full-year results ended Dec 31, 2015. - WONG WEI HAN

Bid to end V-P dreams of Marcos’ son


Philippine vice-presidential candidate Ferdinand Marcos Jr (centre) shaking hands with supporters in Manila on Feb 16, 2016. PHOTO: AFP

Philippine rights groups and former dissidents jailed by the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos will launch a campaign on Monday (Feb 22) to prevent his son from being elected vice-president in the May elections. Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr said he was expecting more intense attacks against his family during the commemoration on Thursday of the 30th anniversary of the "people power revolution" that toppled his father.