Keyword : New Citizens

  • Review Immigration Criteria to Foster Integration

    By: admintest admintest | May 09, 2017 | Hits: 1676

    In recent weeks, there has been renewed public debate on revising the application process for permanent residency in Singapore. For instance, some feel the application fee should be raised or the criteria made more stringent. Overseas, countries such as Australia are also reviewing their immigration procedures. Since 2010, the number of permanent residents (PRs) and…..

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  • Cultivating in New Citizens a Heart for Singapore

    By: admintest admintest | Feb 12, 2016 | Hits: 3110

    Every year, Singapore incorporates a substantial number of new citizens into its fold. While precise numbers are not available, from 2012 to 2014, there were on average annually about 20,000 people who were naturalised as citizens. The exercise and process of granting citizenship in any country is often deeply contested and for good reason –…..

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