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A study by the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School found that 1 in 5 elderly Singaporeans often feel lonely. How does loneliness affect your health as you age? About The Show: It Figures returns for a 3rd season, and this time we are crunching numbers on a bigger scale than ever. The world comes under scrutiny as we resume our hunt for stories behind the statistics. From Europe to China, how does Singapore’s population of five million stack up against the rest? It Figures, Channel NewsAsia, Mondays, 8pm.
Singapore is amongst one of the most wired countries in the world. In the past few years, a massive revolution has sparked off the tide of smart phones and apps for almost everything imaginable– you can order food, scour for travel deals, track your fitness levels, all on your phone. Yet even as society surges ahead, there is a segment of the population here is still plodding behind, left to grapple with this ever-widening digital divide – the older generation.
Natural Sound U-S Defence Secretary William Perry welcomed Singapore's Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew to the Pentagon Tuesday for talks on security and defence matters. The meeting came the day after Lee Kuan Yew was awarded the Nixon Centre's Architect of the Century award. U-S Defence Secretary William Perry met Singapore's Senior Minister on the steps outside the Pentagon on Tuesday. Neither men spoke as they walked past the honour guard into the building. They were expected to discuss security and defence matters. Lee Kuan Yew had been honoured the night before, during a gala dinner in Washington D-C. He was named the Nixon Centre's 1996 Architect of the New Century for his contributions in Asia and throughout the world. Ambassadors and dignitaries gathered to s...
Instead of staying at home and being cared for, a growing number of senior citizens in Singapore are still employed. They help cushion the economic impact of the city-state's ageing population. Miro Lu spoke with a man in his late 60's about why he is delaying his retirement, and asked experts how this trend is affecting Singapore's economy. Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cctvnewschina Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTVNEWS Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CCTVNEWSbeijing Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/ Weibo: http://weibo....
Like many countries around the world, Singapore's economy has been hit by the global downturn. It will be a stern test for the city-state's government as the recession bites and more Singaporeans lose their jobs, especially as the authorities have been encouraging foreign 'talent' to come to live in the city-state.
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As part of #KuyaDaniel33YearsInService, Filipino community in Singapore showed care and concern to senior citizens in an elder care facilitiy. UNTV C-News AIRING DATE: November 28, 2016 Anchored by: Flor Perez, Lakay Rolly Gonzalo, Wylla Soriano For more videos: http://www.untvweb.com/video/ Check out our official social media accounts: http://www.facebook.com/UNTVNewsRescue http://www.twitter.com/untvnewsrescue http://www.youtube.com/untvkasangbahay Instagram account - @UNTVLife Feel free to share but do not re-upload.
Urgently Required: "Senior Quantity Surveyor" For A1 Main Contractor In Singapore. | For Tendering. | (Gross Monthly Salary Up to S$6500 + Various Other Benefits). About The Company: You will be working for one of the top Construction organization with a total staff strength of over 300 and is registered with the BCA with the financial grade of A1. They have a cultural belief that their people are their greatest assets hence staffs development and benefits is of great importance in the company. Other Information: #1 Gross Monthly Salary Up to S$6500 + Other Benefits. #2 Listed A1 Main Contractor. #3 Candidate Must have Tendering experience. Requirements: #1 Diploma or Degree in Architectural & Civil Engineering / Quantity Surveying or equivalent. #2 Minimum 4 years of relevant experien...
Urgently Required: (Senior) Radiographer/ Sonographer In Singapore. (Competitive Monthly Salary + Various Other Benefits). Contract: 1 year, (Renewable based on the performance). JOB DESCRIPTION: #1 Radiographer and Sonographer needed. #2 Good Benefits and Attractive bonuses. #3 Stable working environment. Requirements: #1 Relevant qualification in Radiography, Medical Imaging or equivalent. #2 Minimum 2 to 3 years of relevant working experience. #3 Able to work over-time as and when required in case of any emergency. HOW TO APPLY? Well, Its quite simple to apply for this job. Interested applicants can send your updated resume to the following email address below. No Fees or Charges will be incurred by Candidates for any service rendered. Please send your updated resume only in MS Word ...
I was not able to video a lot since I was their tour guide, spokesperson, photographer and sometimes their porter. LOL. So yah, this is all I can make out of the videos I got. #ParaSaVlog Hit the thumb's up button if you like this video or leave a comment. Please subscribe to my channel if you haven't already, for more travel videos. Click the subscribe button above. :) Follow me on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jericaporto/
Senior Manhunt SG '16 Finalist #1 - #10 At The Miss Singapore Beauty Pageant 2016 Featured Finalist: Gavin Goh, Benmartin Cheah, Andrew Sim, Caleb Wong, Benjamin Gay, Samuel Wong, Zacky Bin Mohammed Hosnen, Kevin Teo, Stanley Nam & Deepak Kumar Parida Video Filming - Jonathan Sung (ManSA) Venue: Miss Singapore Beauty Pageant 2016 At Orchid Country Club Organizer: Beam Artistes Special Thanks: Samuel Seow
Manhunt & Senior Manhunt Singapore 2013 Finals at Neverland II at St James Power Station. Video taken with Sony Handycam GWP 88. Winner for Manhunt Singapore 2013 - Jason Tan Winner for Senior Manhunt Singapore 2013 - Gilbert Tang http://bit.ly/1f6YjaS
Check out the Nokia C2-01 3G Senior Citizen Phone at www.sgfreshidea.com -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please watch: "Does your Oneplus 5 Dash Charging work with any Type C Cable or Fast Charger?" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHJQY9n-Dj8 -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-
straitstimes.com Mar. 31, 2010 reported --- A FORMER senior police officer was jailed six months by a district court on Wednesday for getting a scapegoat to take the rap for a friend caught for a traffic offence. Former deputy superintendent Kelvin Choo Yew Beng, 39, had pleaded guilty to perverting the course of justice on March 17. Court documents said that student Evangeline Tay Sun Ann, 21, ran a red light at the junction of Lornie Road and Sime Road on Jan 22 last year, while driving her Bulgarian boyfriend's car without a driving licence while he was overseas. Realising that a camera had taken a picture of the car at the time of the offence, Tay called Choo for help as he was a police officer. She told him that she would offer $1,000 to anyone who could take the rap, and Choo ...
Life was looking up for Uncle Ng, the 85-year-old ice cream seller whose story triggered an outpouring of help from CNA Insider's viewers. But then, disaster struck. Thankfully, he’s got a friend by his side. COMMENTARY: An elderly man's struggle to navigate a modern society https://cna.asia/2v7eWnv
Mdm Zuraidah Abdullah was one of only six females, and the first Malay woman to join the police force back in 1986. Today, the 51-year-old is the Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police - the first female to hold the rank here. Catch this and more on www.razortv.com.sg