Tag Archives: Straits Times 11 Sep 2014

NO PUBLIC SCREENING OF FILM ON POLITICAL EXILES: MDA

Dr Yaacob added: "Many other ex-CPM members and supporters chose to return, acknowledge their actions, and renounce communism and violence. They and their families continued to live here and to contribute to building modern Singapore." He did not elaborate. But records show they include former communist leaders Eu Chooi Yip and P.V. Sarma. Both returned here from China in 1991.

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TUSSLE OVER WIDOW’S FORTUNE: PR STATUS OF EX-TOUR GUIDE UNDER PROBE

"The ICA is aware of media reports on the case and is looking into the matter." The spokesman said PR applications are decided by factors including qualifications, income and length of stay in Singapore. But he warned: "Individuals who provide false information in their application for immigration facilities will be dealt with firmly under the law. "In addition, they will have their immigration facilities cancelled or revoked." Those convicted of offences also risk losing their PR, the spokesman added. Besides the ICA probe, Mr Yang also faces a police investigation.

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