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Maternity benefits for employees retrenched while on maternity leave
Jan 9, 2017
Minister answers question by Mr Darryl David, MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC, maternity benefits for employees retrenched while on maternity leave.
Housing and flat rental assistance for single unwed mums
Nov 8, 2016
Minister answers question by Nominated Member of Parliament Ms Kuik Shiao-Yin on housing and flat rental assistance for single unwed mums
Detention under Women's Charter
Apr 4, 2016
Minister answers question by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC, about the detention of women and girls under section 160 of the Women's Charter.
Women's Charter to Support More Complex Family Needs
Feb 29, 2016
Key amendments to the Women's Charter and the Women's Charter (Registration of Marriage) Rules, as well as enhancements in support for families undergoing divorce, are outlined in this press release.
Opening Speech by Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, Minister for Social and Family Development, At The Second Reading of The Women's Charte
Feb 29, 2016
Mdm Speaker, I beg to move, “That the Bill be now read a Second time”. With your permission Mdm Speaker, may I ask the Clerks to distribute the documents that would illustrate the points I am covering in my speech.
Country Statement by Assoc Prof Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim at 2nd ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women
Oct 23, 2015
Country Statement by Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Parliamentary Secretary for Social and Family Development at the 2nd ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women in Manila, the Philippines on 23 October 2015
Speech by Ms Low Yen Ling at CEDAW Forum 2015
Oct 3, 2015
Speech by Ms Low Yen Ling, Parliamentary Secretary for Trade & Industry and Education at the CEDAW Forum 2015 - “See Doors Open: Celebrating 20 Years of CEDAW”
Link between unequal benefits for unwed and married mothers and births within marriage
Aug 15, 2015
Minister answers question by Ms Kuik Shiao-Yin, Nominated Member of Parliament, on the link between unequal benefits for unwed and married mothers, and births within marriage
Maternity leave for single working mothers
Jul 14, 2015
Minister answer question by Ms Kuik Shiao-Yin, Nominated Member of Parliament on maternity leave for single working mothers
Speech by Mdm Halimah Yacob at International Womens Day 2015 Gala Dinner
Mar 27, 2015
My heartfelt greetings to all present this evening. My special thanks to SCWO and the Singapore Women’s Hall of Fame (SWHF) Selection panel for the effort in bringing us together to celebrate International Women's Day. Today, we celebrate women by honouring the second ever batch of Singapore Women's Hall of Fame (SWHF) inductees who have contributed, not just in their respective spheres of work, but also, in community service.