Singapore cautions wealth managers on aggressively courting Hong Kong business

2019-09-08 00:38:42

12 Jul 2019 - Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has cautioned wealth managers against aggressively marketing their services to woo clients to Singapore by capitalising on Hong Kong's political turmoil, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

The Singapore central bank told bankers it wanted to ensure wealth managers in Singapore were sensitive to the situation in Hong Kong and did not design campaigns specifically targeting business from Hong Kong, the people said.

It is known that some tycoons in Hong Kong have moved funds, or considering to do, given the recent political and social unrest in Hong Kong. Even the middle-class people of Hong Kong are trying to find out about opening bank accounts in Singapore.

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Indoor Volleyball Lessons for Kids

2018-06-17 11:44:40

Playing volleyball will help your kids to improve their cardio, flexibility, balance and coordination. Most schools have a volleyball team or you can also sign up for volleyball lessons offer by external service providers. There are just a few training centers that offer volleyball lessons for kids. Below are some volleyball training schools that you can consider:

1) Volleyball Association of Singapore (VAS) conducted indoor volleyball lessons for kids in SportsHub from mid-2016 to mid-2017. The volleyball lessons were led by the National Head Coach of Singapore Volleyball Teams, Narita Akihiko, and assisted by a number of volleyball national players. Should VAS decides to resume the volleyball lessons for kids, we will update this webpage with the training schedule. (Tel: 6259-2786)

2) International Volleyball Club (IVC) provides children between the ages of 8 and 18, who are residing in Singapore, with competitive level skills in volleyball. (Tel: 9375-8946)

3) JRT Volleyball Academy conducts private volleyball academy program on weekends. JRT partners primary schools, secondary schools and junior colleges on the volleyball lessons. (Tel: 9389-4979)