In addition to these seven Singapore government agencies, there are other field-specific referral authorities to know when registering your business in Singapore: Board of Architects (BOA): required for companies offering architectural services or hiring professional architects.
What are the 16 ministries in Singapore?
- MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION (MCI)
- MINISTRY OF CULTURE, COMMUNITY AND YOUTH (MCCY)
- MINISTRY OF DEFENCE (MINDEF)
- MINISTRY OF EDUCATION (MOE)
- MINISTRY OF FINANCE (MOF)
- MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS (MFA)
- MINISTRY OF HEALTH (MOH)
- MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS (MHA)
How many statutory boards are there in Singapore?
The eighty-three statutory boards were a distinctive feature of Singapore’s government. In law, a statutory board was an autonomous government agency established by an act of Parliament that specified the purpose, rights, and powers of the body.
Is NUS a government agency?
The National University of Singapore (NUS) is a national research university based in Singapore. Founded in 1905 as the Straits Settlements and Federated Malay States Government Medical School, NUS is the oldest higher education institution in Singapore.
|Global – Overall|
|USNWR Asia||2 (2021)|
Who is gov SG?
The Prime Minister of Singapore is appointed by the President of Singapore under Article 25 of the Constitution.
|Mr Lee Hsien Loong||Prime Minister|
|Dr Vivian Balakrishnan||Minister for Foreign Affairs|
|Mr K Shanmugam||Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law|
Is Singapore part of China?
In 1867, the colonies in Southeast Asia were reorganised and Singapore came under the direct control of Britain as part of the Straits Settlements.
|Republic of Singapore show 3 other official names|
|Ethnic groups (2020)||75.9% Chinese 15.0% Malay 7.5% Indian 1.6% Others|
Is Singapore a free country?
In 2018, Singapore was ranked 151st by Reporters Without Borders in the Worldwide Press Freedom Index. U.S.-based Freedom in the World scored Singapore 3 out of 7 for “political freedom”, and 3 out of 7 for “civil liberties” (where 1 is the “most free”), with an overall ranking of “partly free” for the year 2015.
Is EDB under MTI?
Our statutory boards are: Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Economic Development Board (EDB), Enterprise Singapore, Jurong Town Corporation (JTC), Singapore Tourism Board (STB), Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCCS), Energy Market Authority (EMA), Hotels Licensing Board (HLB) and …