No One Left Behind in the Nee Soon community

The Nee Soon community runs myriad programmes to build up community spirit and help the needy. For example, animal-lovers flock to Nee Soon for the annual Pets Fiesta and Nee Soon Public Forum on Animal Protection Policies (formerly the Chong Pang Animal Welfare Forum) which have become national events. Here are some of our other signature programmes. We have also worked with myriad organisations to bring useful, innovative social and welfare services to the Nee Soon community.....

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Social cohesion and ASEAN connections

Kwek Hian Chuan Henry COS Cuts for MCCY Tempering Emerging Social Divide 1. Singaporeans pride ourselves to live in a fair and justice meritocracy. 2. However, some believe that social divide is emerging both along race and class lines. Can the government provide an overview of the broad trends? 3. Can MCCY share what MCCY is doing to bring our people together, so as to temper the emergence of social divide? 4. Is there scope for the MCCY to strengthen our collaboration with VWOs to bring people together?....

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Min Shanmugam: Malay community has made much progress

In an interview with Malay-language daily Berita Harian, Minister K Shanmugam said that the Malay community has made a lot of progress, for example in terms of income and education levels. Now, we should encourage the community to go even further, and for more Malay professionals to reach the pinnacle of success. Minister Shanmugam, Minister for Home Affairs and Law and MP for Nee Soon GRC, also noted that Singaporeans from all communities are increasingly committed to racial and religious harmony.....

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Rejuvenating Nee Soon

Our history as a nation is short. But we can take pride in where we are in that short journey. From a outpost with an uncertain future, we have grown into a global city. Likewise, Yishun has also been transformed. Now we must face the future and plan for the next 50 years. A transformation of Yishun The communities within have strong generational linkages. And we have focused on providing amenities for residents of all ages.The building of eco-efficient Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and the adjacent SAFRA Yishun and Yishun Pond are amongst some of the developments,....

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