Morning Minutes: What will make headlines, May 30, 2016

Minister of State for Health Lam Pin Min will host a live Facebook chat today from 7.30pm to 9pm.
Minister of State for Health Lam Pin Min will host a live Facebook chat today from 7.30pm to 9pm. PHOTO: ALL SAINTS HOME

Good morning! Morning Minutes is a round-up of stories that will break on Monday, May 30, and which we think you'd be interested in.

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Yang Yin's trial on Monday 


Yang Yin seen in a police car on Nov 5, 2014. ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG 

Former China tour guide Yang Yin, 42, will go on trial on Monday (May 30) for falsification and immigration charges.

This will be Yang's first public appearance in nearly two years.

He is due back in court in June for his more serious criminal breach of trust charges of allegedly siphoning off $1.1 million from a wealthy widow.

Live Facebook chat with Lam Pin Min

Minister of State for Health Lam Pin Min will host a live Facebook chat with the public today to discuss how Singapore's children and young people can have better health. 

Dr Lam's chat will cover key health concerns among the young, including physical activity, nutrition, mental well-being and myopia.

Those interested in taking part in the chat can go to the Reach Singapore Facebook page from 7.30pm to 9pm today.

ESM Goh Chok Tong to attend conference in Tokyo


Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong delivering his keynote speech at the Jeju Forum 2016 in South Korea. ST PHOTO: CHANG MAY CHOON

Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong starts a three-day visit to Tokyo today to attend the 22nd International Conference on The Future of Asia organised by Nikkei Inc.

Mr Goh will deliver the keynote speech at the conference, which is titled  “Rising to Global Challenges and Realising Asia’s Potential”. He will also meet Japanese political and business leaders, according to Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Last day for reporting full-year results

Today is the last day for Singapore-listed companies with financial year ending March 31 to report their results. - JACQUELINE WOO