Community Committee should be transparent

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC at the Second Reading of the Presidential Elections (Amendment) Bill [Bill No. 2/2017] Video Introduction Madam, I stand in support this Bill. However, I would like to seek a few clarifications and offer some suggestions. Advocating transparency I hope that the decision-making process of the Community Committee can be transparent. I trust that the Community Committee will carry out its functions in a fair and equitable manner.....

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Levelling the playing field between taxi companies and private car hire companies

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC at the Second Reading of the Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill [Bill No. 5/2017] Madam, this Bill ensures that Singapore’s road traffic laws continue to keep up with the changing times, and continues to adapt alongside ongoing changes in the industry, and I stand in support of it. Ensuring penalties are in line with rising affluence I commend the harsher penalties for altering vehicles and reckless driving,....

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Clarifications on IE Singapore bill

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC at the Second Reading of the International Enterprise Singapore Board (Amendment) Bill [Bill No. 1/2017] Introduction Madam, IE Singapore has come a long way from its days as the Singapore Trade Development Board. Together with its subsidiary, the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise, they have been effective agents in assisting Singapore companies from a spectrum of industries to internationalise, expand and become globally competitive companies. I believe the amendments of the Act allow IE Singapore to better its ability to promote the growth of Singapore companies and international trade.....

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Huge step forward in protecting marine biodiversity

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC at the Second Reading of the Parks and Trees (Amendment) Bill [Bill No. 4/2017] Madam, I stand in full support of this Bill. I have spent the last 16 years of my life fighting to protect our wildlife here in Singapore. With ACRES, we have rescued thousands of animals, rehabilitated them and working with both NParks and AVA, released them back into the wild where they belong.....

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