Category: Politics

$600 a year for our athletes? That’s $50 a month on average.

There are Singaporean athletes representing the country across various sports who are only receiving $600 a year (or $50 a month on average) as training assistance grants (spexTAG) from government agency Sport Singapore under its High Performance Sports policy. Continue reading “$600 a year for our athletes? That’s $50 a month on average.”

Reform Party man aiming for FAS seat. No deposit lost if he is defeated.

While we know that it will be two main teams battling for supremacy for the right to take control of the Football Association of Singapore (FAS), what made heads turn when nominations closed on Saturday, 25 March at 6.00pm was the name of one Kumar Appavoo, who had submitted his nomination for one of the independent seats. Continue reading “Reform Party man aiming for FAS seat. No deposit lost if he is defeated.”