Halloween in Nee Soon GRC

It’s Halloween today but celebrations were already in full swing among Nee Soon GRC residents for the past week! From Zumbie (Zumba Zombie) Nite to Halloween Block Parties, everyone had a scarily good time. With more Halloween themed events to come this weekend, here’s hoping for more spooktacular fun, happy trick-or-treating! (photos taken from Facebook)        ....

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HIP II, PMD fires and SkillsFuture credits

Parliamentary Questions from Er Dr Lee Bee Wah, 1-2 Oct 2018 1. To ask the Minister for National Development in view of the 370 applicants on the waitlist for heavy vehicle season parking spaces in and around Nee Soon GRC (a) how long will the waiting time be; and (b) what is the Ministry doing to expedite the waiting process. Answer   2. To ask the Minister for National Development whether he can clarify on the timetable for implementing the Home Improvement Programme extension for the HDB estates that are now eligible.....

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Will technology deliver a truly clean S’pore?

SPEECH BY ER DR LEE BEE WAH, MP FOR NEE SOON GRC, AT THE SECOND READING OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL PUBLIC HEALTH (AMENDMENT) BILL IN PARLIAMENT   Mr Speaker, One of the determining factors of decent living standards is a healthy and hygienic environment. This is especially so in a densely populated city state like Singapore. Many young Singaporeans take our clean and green environment for granted, for they have not been through the days when viruses could spread by indiscriminate spitting,....

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Fairer tax rebates

SPEECH BY ER DR LEE BEE WAH, MP FOR NEE SOON GRC, AT THE SECOND READING OF INCOME TAX (AMENDMENT) BILL IN PARLIAMENT   Mr Speaker, Private-hire car (PHC) services which in the days of old used to be one of the modes of transport for those in the better-off segment of society, is today an affordable transport option for the masses. And, in spite of various issues enshrouding the PHC, the demand for their services has not abated.....

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