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HDB estate gets $40m upgrade EVERTON Park HDB housing estate still blends with the surrounding old charm, even after an estimated $4O million face-lift under Housing and Development Board’s (HDB’s) Main Upgrading Programme. When HDB architect Michelle Lim, 38, started redesigning the 36-year-old estate, she found that residents lacked open

MM Lee: Don't sell your flat; its value will keep growing HDB flat owners should not sell their flats, as they are assets that will appreciate in value year after year, said Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew last night. Addressing some 500 residents at a constituency event in Tanjong Pagar

HDB has to ‘keep up with aspirations of Singaporeans’ SINGAPORE While the transformation and changes have been “remarkable”, the country’s public housing has to keep pace with the rising aspirations of Singaporeans. This, former Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew says, will ensure that Singapore’s older estates and flats do not

HDB has to ‘keep up with aspirations of Singaporeans’ SINGAPORE While the transformation and changes have been “remarkable”, the country’s public housing has to keep pace with the rising aspirations of Singaporeans. This, former Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew says, will ensure that Singapore’s older estates and flats do not

HDB has to ‘keep up with aspirations of Singaporeans’ SINGAPORE While the transformation and changes have been “remarkable”, the country’s public housing has to keep pace with the rising aspirations of Singaporeans. This, former Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew says, will ensure that Singapore’s older estates and flats do not

Chiam opens Pandora's box THE SINGAPORE MONITOR COMMENT IN PRESSING ahead with his claim that the Housing and Development Board (HDB) was making profits in its sales of flats to the public, opposition Member of Parliament Mr Chiam See Tong opened Pandora's box. The Singapore Democratic Party leader (Potong Pasir)

Top-up lease for HDB flats with less than 60 years left FROM JAMES CHI Over the years, the Housing and Development Board has done well in providing a roof over the heads of the majority of Singaporeans. I am concerned, though, about the diminishing tenure of my flat, which has

Today 14 December 2009 WEETECK HIAN; WEETECKHIAN Microfilm Reel NL30345

Going up together LEONGWEEKEAT PINNACLE@DUXTON HANDOVER When the economy prospers, flat standards, values will rise: MM Lee weekeat@mediacorp.com. sg SINGAPORE The standards of flats and correspondingly, their prices are like a barometer of the economy. If Singapore continues to prosper, the value of flats would appreciate, along with Singaporeans' tangible

He gives SM a good fit TAILOR-MADE FOR SM Last week, Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew mentioned how he was the "walking model" for his tailor, who is very particular about his handiwork. IRENE NG tracks down this tailor HE hates to see his best customer in ill-fit-ting suits. Any

you are here today because... Last night, Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew spoke to about 1,000 undergraduates on The History and Future of Singapore. He later fielded questions front undergraduates and brought them down to earth on what it means and what it takes to govern Singapore, IRENE NG reports

A new wave in public housing p A P| I AiifSMT dramatic plan to improve the quality of life for rmUIIIVKII I HDB residents was unexpectedly unveiled in Parliament yesterday. Ministers and MPs also discussed the plight of illegal workers and the future of Prime Minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew.

Consider serious impact on owners HDB FLAT BUYBACK SUGGESTION Francis Cheng THE suggestion to allow HDB flats to be sold back only to the Housing Board, with minimal capital gains, will have a severe impact on all HDB flat owners if it is implemented (“Khaw shares ideas to lower prices

Consider serious impact on owners HDB FLAT BUYBACK SUGGESTION Francis Cheng THE suggestion to allow HDB flats to be sold back only to the Housing Board, with minimal capital gains, will have a severe impact on all HDB flat owners if it is implemented (“Khaw shares ideas to lower prices

High value of Potong Pasir flats: Thank govt subsidy and economic growth, says PM IF THE prices of Housing Board flats m Potong Pasir are "skyrocketing", it is because of the extent of the Government's market subsidy and the political stability and economic growth of Singapore, said Prime Minister Goh

Land Acquisition Act: What you need to know Boon Tiong Road residents are the latest Singaporeans to be affected by the Land Acquisition Act. Their flats will be acquired to make way for new high-rise ones. In return, they will receive a land acquisition award, an ex-gratia payment for their

Upgrading lifts prices of flats by 40-50%: SM Lee RESALE prices of flats afler main upgrading have gone up by 40 to 50 per cent, Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew said yesterday. He was speaking at the launching ceremony for polling of the Main Upgrading Programme (MUP) at Everton Park

Problem solver, master persuader THE LEE KUAN YEW I REMEMBER Liu Thai Ker, 77, is chairman of the Centre for Liveable Cities, former chief executive of the Housing Board, and former chief executive and chief planner of the Urban Redevelopment Authority MR LEE Kuan Yew was a worrier. But he

Additional taxes for PRs buying HDB flats? Letter from Chua Soo Kiat THE latest property measures bring both hope and despair, depending on whether you own private property or are hunting for one. As the debates go on, it is timely to take stock of the Housing and Development Board

Additional taxes for PRs buying HDB flats? Letter from Chua Soo Kiat THE latest property measures bring both hope and despair, depending on whether you own private property or are hunting for one. As the debates go on, it is timely to take stock of the Housing and Development Board

PM refutes Chiam's claims on new accounting system CLAIMS by Mr Chiam See Tong that the HDB's new accounting system would show government subsidies as mere "accounting entries" were refuted by Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. As the major formulator of the system, as well as the person responsible for

$30,000 in CPF must be set aside for retirement THE MINIMUM sum of Central Provident Fund savings to be set aside for retirement is to be $30,000, to which the value of the house owned will count, Mr Lee Kuan Yew said last night. A sum from this amount can

How to put a price tag on sites OPPOSITION politician Chiam See Tone once incurred the wrath of then Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew by saying that there was "no such thing as value of land". The exchange took place during a 1985 parliamentary debate on changes to the Housing

Moving with the times Mr Lee Kuan Yew has reiterated In no uncertain terms that all religious groups are and will be treated equally. Neither minority nor majority groups can expect favours nor will they be discriminated against. The nine Sikh community leaders who met the Prime Minister on Wednesday

‘Software’ of society their main concern Chinese-speaking MPs IF THERE was any common thread running through the parliamentary speeches of the Chinesespeaking MPs. it was the concern with what might be called the "software” of society: moral values, social behaviour, protecting family integrity. But there was no one burning issue

Home ownership a ‘fundamental policy’: MM SINGAPORE When he took office in 1959, then-Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew noted homes in fast-growing Asian cities comprised of small rooms which came with high rentals. “Therefore, they decorated their cars as if they were their homes. But these additions have no lasting

Home ownership a ‘fundamental policy’: MM SINGAPORE When he took office in 1959, then-Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew noted homes in fast-growing Asian cities comprised of small rooms which came with high rentals. “Therefore, they decorated their cars as if they were their homes. But these additions have no lasting

Adding value to society MAY 11, 1995 THERE can be no two opinions on Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong’s view that Singapore has the resources to improve the assets of its citizens. Vision, economic planning and husbanding of funds account for the prosperity that has prompted the Organisation for Economic

The Straits Times 20 March 2011 Source: TANJONG PAGAR TOWN COUNCIL; PHOTOS: TANJONG PAGAR TOWN COUNCIL, HDB GRAPHICS: TANG WEE CHEOW AND G.CHANDRADAS; PHOTO: HDB; ST PHOTO: BRYAN VAN DER BEEK Microfilm Reel NL31297

Tanjong Pagar to get a facelift MM Lee unveils 5-year masterplan for area, promising slew of enhancements Zakir Hussain zakirh@sph.com.sg Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew yesterday unveiled a five-year masterplan for Tanjong Pagar GRC and Radin Mas single-member constituency. The plan promises residents more green spaces, new and spruced-up public

The Straits Times 20 March 2011 Source: TANJONG PAGAR TOWN COUNCIL; PHOTOS: TANJONG PAGAR TOWN COUNCIL, HDB GRAPHICS: TANG WEE CHEOW AND G.CHANDRADAS; PHOTO: HDB; ST PHOTO: BRYAN VAN DER BEEK Microfilm Reel NL31297

Tanjong Pagar to get a facelift MM Lee unveils 5-year masterplan for area, promising slew of enhancements Zakir Hussain zakirh@sph.com.sg Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew yesterday unveiled a five-year masterplan for Tanjong Pagar GRC and Radin Mas single-member constituency. The plan promises residents more green spaces, new and spruced-up public

Allow securitization of knowledge, HDB assets Alex Thian Singapore I REFER to your article "SM spells out changes needed to boost entrepreneurship" by Chuang Peck Ming (BT, Feb 6). It was fascinating to hear Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew talk about entrepreneurial culture, in particular his insights on the issue