The proposed law makes stalking an offence and will cover sexual harassment in and out of the office, as well as certain acts committed outside Singapore. -ST

Latest news

Recommendations by the Aspire committee to improve ITE and polytechnic vocational education endorsed after 2-day debate. -ST
The session saw the swearing in of nine new Nominated Members of Parliament. -ST
Online gambling will soon be prohibited in Singapore, if the Remote Gambling Bill - tabled for the first time in Parliament yesterday - is passed. -BT
The newly-appointed batch of nine Nominated Members of Parliament were sworn in on Monday afternoon. -ST
A new national report to improve the quality of education and job prospects for Institute of Technical Education and polytechnic students will be debated on Monday when Parliament sits. -ST
Aspire sets out govt's policy to ensure that all Singaporeans enjoy full opportunities to upgrade and progress during their working lives. -AsiaOne

Bills

Six Bills were passed yesterday and issues such as free Wi-Fi service at MRT stations and ageing lifts were covered. -ST
However, enforcement could be an issue with regard to offences at work and online. -ST
Offenders can be fined up to $10,000 and jailed for up to two years. -tabla!
The proposed law makes stalking an offence and will cover sexual harassment in and out of the office, as well as certain acts committed outside Singapore. -ST
The victim is now hoping that a new Bill against harassment will put an end to it. -MyPaper
A Bill is being tabled in Parliament states that stalking will constitute an offence that will carry harsh penalties. -MyPaper