Amy Khor: No one applied for NEA permit to restart Kreta Ayer Weekend Market

Vendors at the Kreta Ayer Weekend Market were recently asked to leave because the flea market was closed from July 2018 for HDB and LTA renovation works. Advertisement Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) Kok Heng Leun asked the Ministry of Environment and Water...

S’pore govt could tweak how social enterprise hawker centres are run following hawker gripes

Putting hawker centres under private social enterprise management might no longer be the way to go in Singapore for future hawker centres. Advertisement This was revealed by Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources, Amy Khor on Sept. 7. Hefty...

AVA will be no more from April 2019; new S’pore Food Agency set up to oversee food safety

The government Agri-Food and Veterinary Agency (AVA) will be shut down come April 2019, with its functions distributed to the National Parks Board (NParks) and a newly-created entity, the Singapore Food Agency (SFA). This information was released in a Ministry of...