Pow Sing Restaurant And Pow Sing Kitchen Suspension To Be Lifted Today After Meeting Required Standards

The National Environment Agency (NEA) will be lifting the suspension on Pow Sing Restaurant and Pow Sing Kitchen today as it is satisfied that the required measures have been implemented to rectify the lapses detected in order to resume operations . This comes after the conclusion of joint investigations by the Ministry of Health (MOH), NEA and Agri – Food & Veterinary Authority (AVA) into the multiple food poisoning incidents that happened between 4 July 2016 and 16 July 2016, traced to the consumption of food prepared at both premises. Continue reading

New Clearance Procedure For Dog And Cat Imports

With effect from 1 September 2016, there will be a new clearance procedure for pet dogs and cats that arrive by air in Singapore by manifested cargo. Imported dogs and cats will now be transferred directly from the aircraft to Changi Animal and Plant Quarantine Station (CAPQ) by the relevant ground handling agent (SATS/ dnata). Continue reading

Temasek Polytechnic And Philips Lighting To Launch First Connected Lighting Test Bed In A Tertiary Institution In Singapore

Temasek Polytechnic (TP) will take its Smart Campus initiative a step further when it partners Philips Lighting to launch the first Connected Lighting Test Bed on campus. The collaboration will empower TP students, under the guidance of lecturers and Philips’ engineers, to create connected lighting solutions for the campus, and develop innovative ideas in the application of smart lighting. Continue reading