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Mainstream school takes in P1 kids with hearing loss

They learn alongside peers at Mayflower Primary, with help from specialised teachers. Find out more at the link

2nd Advisory Report from PTC

The 1st Advisory Report published in August 2016 had 17 recommendations for an improved transport experience for various commuter groups. All recommendations were accepted by LTA and will be implemented progressively.

This year, the Advisory Report reveals a deeper and richer understanding of our commuters’ voices, with a focus on our rail system. We sought to understand their preferences across different rail lines; their willingness to be engaged, involved and to contribute. Click below to access PTC’s 2nd Advisory Report and uncover the story of our SG commuters from the ground.

Click on the 2nd Advisory Report


Appointment of new Executive Director

SADeaf wishes to announce the appointment of Ms Sylvia Teng as its Executive Director with effect from 1 March 2016.

Ms Teng was an ex-banker with Standard Chartered Bank (SCB). During her stint with SCB, she held two portfolios – Branch Network Strategy and Service Performance. Her responsibilities included spearheading and project managing the Qualifying Full Banking* (QFB) project which involved implementation of US$15 million project throughout its branch network and Service Performance of SCB’s counter staff; responsibilities included recruitment, training, appraisals and counselling of 133 bank tellers.

She has previously held senior and management positions with Singapore Airlines (Leading Stewardess), listed company – Builders Shop Pte Ltd (Senior Manager), Director of several local SMEs and most recently founded a Social Enterprise in 2014.

* Full banking licence awarded by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).