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Temporary closure of E-bridge Preschool at 140 Corporation Drive
A child at E-Bridge Preschool Pte Ltd at 140, Corporation Drive has tested positive for COVID-19. As a precautionary measure, ECDA has directed that the Centre
be temporarily closed from 14 April 2020 to 21 April 2020.
Temporary Closure of My First Skool at Blk 541 AMK Ave 10
ECDA was informed on that a teaching staff at My
First Skool at Blk 541, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10, tested positive for
COVID-19. As a precautionary measure, ECDA has directed that the Centre
be temporarily closed from 9 April 2020 to 18 April 2020.
Confirmed COVID-19 cases at Little Gems Preschool
Launch of Professional Deputies and Donees Scheme
Opening Statement by A/Prof Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim at the 68th UN CEDAW
Opening Statement by Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Social and Family Development at the 68th Session of the United Nations (UN) Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, Geneva, Switzerland on 25 October 2017, 10am (UTC)
Diversity Task Force to Launch Survey on Gender Diversity on Boards and in Senior Management
ECDA Fellows Appointment Ceremony
Child Development Co-Savings Act Bill amended to support active fatherhood and enhance child outcomes
The Ministry of Social and Family Development amends the Child Development Co-savings Act to support active fatherhood, and children of single unwed parents.
$1.7M Paid Out Under Special Employment Credit (SEC) and Workfare Income Supplement (WIS) for Persons with Disabilities
As part of the 2012 Budget Initiatives, the Workfare Income Supplement (WIS) and Special Employment Credit (SEC) were extended to eligible persons with disabilities, and their employers respectively. The objective is to encourage employers to provide more employment opportunities for persons with disability and see this group as a potential workforce.