CARTOONIST WILL NOT FACE SEDITION CHARGES
THE Attorney-General's Chambers yesterday said it will not take further action against Leslie Chew Peng Ee, the cartoonist behind Facebook comic series Demon-cratic Singapore, under the Sedition Act.
However, Chew still faces charges for contempt of court.
ERP RATES SET TO RISE AT SEVEN GANTRIES
ELECTRONIC Road Pricing rates at seven gantries along the Central Expressway and East Coast Parkway will be increased by 50 cents or $1 during the morning and evening rush hours from Monday, said the Land Transport Authority yesterday.
SCDF DEPARTMENT GETS NEW DIRECTOR
ASSISTANT Commissioner Christopher Tan Eng Kiong of the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will assume his new appointment as director of the Fire Safety and Shelter Department tomorrow.
He is currently director of the Civil Defence Academy, said SCDF.