Public warning system to be sounded as National Pledge is recited on Aug 9 at 8.20pm
SINGAPORE - The public warning system will be sounded twice on National Day, with the second time at 8.20pm, as Singaporeans all over the island get up on their feet to recite the National Pledge.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
The first sounding on Aug 9 will take place at 10.30am, and will coincide with the raising of the state flag at multiple locations islandwide, as Singaporeans rally together to sing the National Anthem.The Singapore Civil Defence Force advised the public not to be alarmed when it sounds the system for about 20 seconds each time.
Sexual offences, quotas and serving NS: K Shanmugam speaks frankly about women’s issues
After launching a series of public engagements on women’s issues in a move towards greater gender equality on Sunday (Sep 20), Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam sits down with Lin Suling to talk about gender relations, the law and sexual offences, and women in the workplace. He also gives his take on whether quotas would work and responds to comments about women serving National Service.
Public warning system to be sounded islandwide on National DaySINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will sound the public warning system islandwide on Sunday (Aug 9) for National Day. The All ...
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