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Sun Xueling
SUN XUELING (simplified Chinese : 孙雪玲; traditional Chinese : 孫雪玲; pinyin : Sūn Xuělíng; born 1979) is a Singaporean politician. A member of the country's governing People\'s Action Party (PAP), she has been serving as a Member of Parliament (MP) for Pasir Ris- Punggol Group Representation Constituency
Group Representation Constituency
since September 2015. CONTENTS * 1 Education * 2 Career * 2.1 Political career * 3 Awards * 4 Personal life * 5 References * 6 External links EDUCATIONSun graduated from the National University of Singapore
Singapore
with a Bachelor of Social Sciences in Economics. She also completed her Master of Science in International Political Economy with Merit in 2003 from the London School of Economics
London School of Economics
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Mothers' Rights
MOTHER\'S RIGHTS are the legal obligations for expecting mothers, existing mothers, and adoptive mothers in the United States. Issues that involve mothers' rights include labor rights, breast feeding, and family rights. CONTENTS * 1 Labor rights * 2 Breast feeding
Breast feeding
* 3 Family rights for mothers * 3.1 Parental Rights
Rights
* 3.2 Child Custody and Support * 4 References LABOR RIGHTS Labor rights for mothers in the United States consist of maternal leave during the various stages of pregnancy as well as when the baby is born and afterwards. They also include work procedures for new mothers returning to their workplace after giving birth. The time women are allowed to take off for childbirth is referred to as maternity leave. Each state and company has its own laws regarding the allotted time allowed off for family leave , as well as any other support given to new mothers
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Chua Chu Kang Group Representation Constituency
CHUA CHU KANG GROUP REPRESENTATION CONSTITUENCY (Chinese : 蔡厝港集选区; Malay : Kawasan Undi Perwakilan Berkumpulan Chua Chu Kang; Tamil : சுவா சூ காங் குழுத் தொகுதி) is a four-member Group Representation Constituency located in the western area of Singapore
Singapore
. The constituency covers the areas of Bukit Batok , Choa Chu Kang (formerly Chua Chu Kang
Chua Chu Kang
SMC ), Upper Bukit Timah
Bukit Timah
, Jurong West and Lim Chu Kang . Chua Chu Kang GRC was formerly called Hong Kah GRC , from 1988 to 2011, before the 2011 General Elections. Thus, since it was just a change of name, it would mean that all of its wards are from the former Hong Kah GRC , with the exception of Hong Kah North ward that had been crafted out to become Hong Kah North SMC after the 2011 elections
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Buona Vista
BUONA VISTA (Chinese : 波纳维斯达, Tamil : புவனா விஸ்தா; literally meaning "Good Sight" in Italian ) is a housing estate located in the subzones of one-north and Holland Drive in the residential township of Queenstown in Singapore . The housing estate is served by the Buona Vista MRT Station which links it up with the MRT system . It also has a bus terminal . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Geography * 3 Political history * 4 References * 5 Sources HISTORYThe Buona Vista estate was developed by the Housing and Development Board in the early 1970s as the neighbourhood 6 of Queenstown. The first flats (at Holland Close and Holland Avenue) were balloted on 10 July 1973 under the Home Ownership for the People Scheme. GEOGRAPHYThe Buona Vista estate is centred around Holland Close, Holland Avenue and Holland Drive. It is close to the Dover and Ghim Moh estates, and Holland Village
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Deutsche Bank
Coordinates : 50°6′50″N 8°40′7″E / 50.11389°N 8.66861°E / 50.11389; 8.66861 Deutsche Bank AG Deutsche Bank Twin Towers , the Headquarters of Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt , Germany TYPE
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DBS Bank
DBS BANKS is a multinational banking and financial services corporation headquartered in Marina Bay , Singapore
Singapore
. The company was known as THE DEVELOPMENT BANK OF SINGAPORE LIMITED, before the present name was adopted in July 2003 to reflect its changing role as a regional bank. The bank was set up by the Government of Singapore
Singapore
in July 1968 to take over the industrial financing activities from the Economic Development Board . Today, its branches numbering more than 100 can be found island-wide. DBS Bank
DBS Bank
is the largest bank in South East Asia
South East Asia
by assets and among the larger banks in Asia, with total assets of S$482 billion as at 31 Dec 2016. It has market-dominant positions in consumer banking, treasury and markets, asset management, securities brokerage, equity and debt fund-raising in Singapore
Singapore
and Hong Kong
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Macquarie Capital
MACQUARIE GROUP LIMITED (/məˈkwɔːri/ ) is a global investment banking and diversified financial services group, providing banking, financial advisory and investment and funds management services to institutional, corporate and retail clients and counterparties around the world. Headquartered in Sydney , Macquarie is the largest Australian investment bank and the top ranked mergers and acquisitions advisor in Australia. Macquarie employs more than 14,000 staff in more than 70 office locations across 28 countries and has more than $A450 billion in assets under management. Macquarie is listed in Australia (ASX:MQG) and is regulated by Australian Prudential Regulation Authority , the Australian banking regulator, as the owner of Macquarie Bank Limited, an authorised deposit taker
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Singapore Parliament
The PARLIAMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE and the President jointly make up the legislature of Singapore , which is based on the Westminster system . Parliament is unicameral and is made up of Members of Parliament (MPs) who are elected, as well as Non-constituency Members of Parliament (NCMPs) and Nominated Members of Parliament (NMPs) who are appointed. Following the 2015 general election , 89 MPs and three NCMPs were elected to the 13th Parliament. Nine NMPs were appointed during the first session of this Parliament. The first sitting of the 13th Parliament took place on 15 January 2016. Between 1819, when modern Singapore was founded, and 1867, the lawmaking authorities were the British government in India and the Parliament of the United Kingdom . After the Straits Settlements (Malacca , Penang , and Singapore) became a Crown colony , this function was taken over by the Settlements\' Legislative Council , which was an unelected body
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Speaker Of The Parliament Of Singapore
The SPEAKER OF THE PARLIAMENT OF SINGAPORE is the head officer of the Parliament of the Republic of Singapore . CONTENTS * 1 Election * 2 Role * 3 List of Speakers * 4 List of Deputy Speakers * 5 Notes ELECTIONParliament must elect a Speaker at the beginning of each new parliamentary term after a general election . Parliament has the freedom to choose how to elect the Speaker. By recent tradition, the Prime Minister nominates a person for the role. The person's name is then proposed and seconded by the Members of Parliament (MPs), before being elected as Speaker. The Constitution states that Parliament has the freedom to decide how to elect its Speaker. The Speaker may or may not be an elected MP, but must possess the qualifications to stand for election as an MP as provided for in the Constitution. The Speaker cannot be a Cabinet Minister or Parliamentary Secretary , and must resign from those positions prior to being elected as Speaker
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Ang Mo Kio Group Representation Constituency
ANG MO KIO GROUP REPRESENTATION CONSTITUENCY (Chinese : 宏茂桥集选区; Malay : Kawasan Undi Perwakilan Berkumpulan Ang Mo Kio; Tamil : அங் மோ கியோ குழுத் தொகுதி) is a six-member Group Representation Constituency (GRC) in the north eastern region of Singapore
Singapore
. The constituency encompasses the majority of Ang Mo Kio
Ang Mo Kio
(Teck Ghee, Cheng San, Yio Chu Kang , Seletar Hills and a small portion of Kebun Baru, the rest of which is part of another GRC ), Jalan Kayu
Jalan Kayu
, the northern half of Serangoon North , a small portion of the western half of Sengkang (Fernvale ), a portion of northern Hougang
Hougang
, and a small portion of Yishun
Yishun

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Bishan-Toa Payoh Group Representation Constituency
BISHAN-TOA PAYOH GROUP REPRESENTATION CONSTITUENCY (Chinese : 碧山-大巴窑集选区; Malay : Kawasan Undi Perwakilan Berkumpulan Bishan-Toa Payoh; Tamil : பீஷான்-தோ பாயோ குழுத்தொகுதி) is a five-member Group Representation Constituency (GRC) located in the central region of Singapore
Singapore
. The GRC consists the entire areas of Bishan , the majority of Toa Payoh , parts of Thomson and small portions of Balestier
Balestier
and Novena. Its sub-constituencies are Bishan East-Thomson , Bishan North , Toa Payoh West- Balestier
Balestier
, Toa Payoh Central and Toa Payoh East- Novena
Novena

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Aljunied Group Representation Constituency
ALJUNIED GROUP REPRESENTATION CONSTITUENCY (Chinese : 阿裕尼集选区; Malay : Kawasan Undi Perwakilan Berkumpulan Aljunied; Tamil : அல்ஜுனிட் குழுத்தொகுதி) is a five-member group representation constituency (GRC) in the north-eastern region of Singapore
Singapore
. This opposition-held GRC consists of a large part of Hougang
Hougang
(excluding the Hougang
Hougang
Single Member Constituency ), Serangoon Gardens , the southern half of Serangoon North , as well as a portion of Bedok . Aljunied
Aljunied
GRC was formed in 1988
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Group Representation Constituency
A GROUP REPRESENTATION CONSTITUENCY (GRC) is a type of electoral division or constituency in Singapore
Singapore
in which teams of candidates, instead of individual candidates, compete to be elected into Parliament as the Members of Parliament (MPs) for the constituency. The Government stated that the GRC scheme was primarily implemented to enshrine minority representation in Parliament: at least one of the MPs in a GRC must be a member of the Malay , Indian or another minority community of Singapore. In addition, it was economical for town councils, which manage public housing estates , to handle larger constituencies. The GRC scheme came into effect on 1 June 1988. Prior to that date, all constituencies were Single Member Constituencies (SMCs). Now, the Parliamentary Elections Act (Cap. 218, 2008 Rev
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Halimah Yacob
HALIMAH BINTI YACOB (Jawi : حاليمه بنت ياچوب; born 23 August 1954) is a Singaporean politician of paternal Indian and maternal Malay descent. Formerly a member of the country's governing People\'s Action Party (PAP), she was the ninth Speaker of Parliament , from January 2013 to August 2017. She was a Member of Parliament (MP) representing Jurong Group Representation Constituency between 2001 and 2015, and Marsiling-Yew Tee Group Representation Constituency between 2015 and 2017. On 7 August 2017, she resigned from her positions as Speaker and MP, and from her membership in the PAP, to stand as a candidate for the 2017 Singapore
Singapore
presidential election . On 14 September 2017, Yacob will be declared as the 8th president of Singapore
Singapore
via a walkover , as no other presidential hopeful was issued the Certificate of Eligibility
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Tan Chuan-Jin
TAN or TAN may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Common meanings * 2 Tanning * 3 Biology * 4 Geography * 5 History * 6 Food * 7 Other * 8 Abbreviations * 9 See also COMMON MEANINGS * Tan (color) , pale shade of brown * Tangent function , or tan, one of the main trigonometric functionsTANNING * Tanning , the process of making leather from hides * Sun tanning , the darkening of skin in response to ultraviolet light * Sunless tanning , the darkening of skin without ultraviolet lightBIOLOGY * Tanbark , or tan, bark of certain species of tree * Tan (goat pattern) , goat color patternGEOGRAPHY * Tân An, Bắc Giang * Tân An, Long An * Tân An Province HISTORY * Tanfana , or Tan, ancient European goddess. * Black and Tans , nickname for British special constables during the Irish War of Independence * Irish War of Independence , sometimes called the Black and Tan war or Tan war. * T
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Economic Development Board
The ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD (EDB) is a statutory board of the Government of Singapore
Government of Singapore
that plans and executes strategies to sustain Singapore
Singapore
as a leading global hub for business and investment . CONTENTS * 1 Overview * 2 International presence * 3 Notable alumni * 4 References * 5 External links OVERVIEWThe EDB is the lead government agency for planning and executing strategies to enhance Singapore
Singapore
’s position as a global business centre and grow the Singapore
Singapore
economy. It is responsible for designing and delivering solutions that create value for investors and companies in Singapore. In this way, EDB seeks to create economic opportunities and jobs for the people of Singapore, and help shape Singapore's economic future
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