Home Briefs: NZ army chief calls on Ng Eng Hen

NZ army chief calls on Ng Eng Hen

New Zealand's Chief of Army Peter Kelly called on Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen at Mindef yesterday.

Major-General Kelly, here on an introductory visit ending on Sunday, also called on Chief of Defence Force Perry Lim and Chief of Army Melvyn Ong, Mindef said in a statement.

The visit underscores the close defence relations between the two sides, it said.

Health Ministry to register radiographers

To ensure higher professional standards and better care for the public, the Health Ministry will register radiographers and radiation therapists.

There will be a one-year grace period for registration, which costs $200. Applicants will be registered at different levels based on their training, qualifications, experience and other relevant credentials, and will have to pay a practising fee of $140 per year.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 15, 2016, with the headline 'HomeBriefs'. Subscribe