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by hrprof1985
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Singapore REP Renewal
Replies: 17
Views: 9041

Re: Singapore REP Renewal

Not sure why a person is considered fat if they are not taking anything from the system while they stay overseas..
by hrprof1985
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Singapore REP Renewal
Replies: 17
Views: 9041

Re: Singapore REP Renewal

Thanks for clear responses. Really disappointing news You say if REP is denied, one is forced to cancel PR. Is this confirmed and is it mentioned somewhere officially? I couldn't see it online I know I am clutching for straws here but what options do I have to retain PR while we are overseas since w...
by hrprof1985
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Singapore REP Renewal
Replies: 17
Views: 9041

Singapore REP Renewal

Hi me and my wife are Singapore PR and my company has currently posted us overseas. We draw salary in foreign currency and therefore do not pay Singapore tax or CPF Our REP renewal is due now. We have received one year extension only. 1. What happens if our REP renewal is not successful and expires ...
by hrprof1985
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 11:43 am
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Paid Cricket Streaming sites in Singapore
Replies: 0
Views: 1497

Paid Cricket Streaming sites in Singapore

I am looking for a good quality paid streaming site in anticipation of the World Cup 2015. Crictime etc. seem to buffer for important matches and crunch points and hence looking for something better. Star sports, Willow TV and Cricket Australia seem to offer paid streaming but they are region locked...
by hrprof1985
Thu, 14 Mar 2013 8:40 am
Forum: MBA - Members Of Bhartiya Association
Topic: Wish to know and meet !!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 12393

HI Arun_leos,

Great! We would love to connect.

I am unable to pm you...do share email/contact and we could take it ahead.

We sure should meetup!!!
by hrprof1985
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: MBA - Members Of Bhartiya Association
Topic: Wish to know and meet !!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 12393

Wish to know and meet !!!!

Dear All, I moved to Singapore almost 8 months back as a trailing spouse... initially busy with job hunt and then settling down in my new job. Now that have been able to get a hang of things...me and my husband would love to meet and make new friends... Regarding us, we are an Indian couple with my ...
by hrprof1985
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Can LTVP holders work in singapore?
Replies: 35
Views: 16365

Hi Fliperz, In case you are of the firm opinion (as you claim:Your info is wrong) that the information posted by members here is incorrect then I suggest please get a first hand view of things before you negate the effort of member/(s) here who have responded to your query: I was on LTVP too. Before...
by hrprof1985
Wed, 06 Mar 2013 5:36 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Need some Adivce on Good recruiting Agencies
Replies: 14
Views: 6157

Thank you SMS for the link.

Its your vast experience which is already to your advantage... :) !!!!!
by hrprof1985
Wed, 06 Mar 2013 5:33 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: To get there early is on time and showing up on time is late
Replies: 26
Views: 8942

This sentiment gets back memories of my first job when my Boss made this line..and I was like....R u serious?.. But after a few years of work my take on this sentiment is: For Business/Professional purposes : A Big Yes for before time is on time. It gives you a chance to get a feel of the situation ...
by hrprof1985
Wed, 06 Mar 2013 11:17 am
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Need some Adivce on Good recruiting Agencies
Replies: 14
Views: 6157

Read the first post. I will second beppi's view. I was a headhunter here for 12 years. I've been the HR & Finance Manager of a 200+ staff SME for the past 8. Hi SMS, Deviating from the post..I have been searching for HR forums/groups (specifically for SME's..since I am working as a HR for a SME) an...
by hrprof1985
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 4:19 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Can LTVP holders work in singapore?
Replies: 35
Views: 16365

Aha!!! You are a savior for many then :) I should have been a member of this forum when I was struggling to find a job then :wink://even though on LTVP..I am sure your guidance would have helped to find some possible solution. I hope there is some policy w.r.t employment benefits for those on LTVP.....
by hrprof1985
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 3:34 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Can LTVP holders work in singapore?
Replies: 35
Views: 16365

True. The fact that foreign spouse of PR's have to still compete for an eligible Pass to work as against those on LTVP+ who have an option for LOC (approved or not is a separate topic) and moreover those on DP who easily have access to LOC..beats me!!! Or because I am/was in that category...I feel f...
by hrprof1985
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Can LTVP holders work in singapore?
Replies: 35
Views: 16365

Re: Can LTVP holders work in singapore?

My wife is a LTVP holder in singapore. Can she work in singapore? Foreign spouse of Singapore PR receive an LTVP on being sponsored whereas Foreign spouse of Singapore Citizen receive an LTVP+. While LTVP+ allows you to work with a LOC (which is not easy either now to get)....for LTVP holders, they...
by hrprof1985
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: HR professional : Seek Help
Replies: 9
Views: 2939

Hi Hrprof, Digressing slightly from your query.. but would you like to share your experience on how you landed a job in Singapore? I'm an HR professional myself, with almost 7 years of HR experience in MNCs and Fortune 500 companies, but given the clamp down on hiring foreigners, have been finding ...
by hrprof1985
Mon, 04 Mar 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Can LTVP holders work in singapore?
Replies: 35
Views: 16365

Re: Can LTVP holders work in singapore?

My wife is a LTVP holder in singapore. Can she work in singapore? Foreign spouse of Singapore PR receive an LTVP on being sponsored whereas Foreign spouse of Singapore Citizen receive an LTVP+. While LTVP+ allows you to work with a LOC (which is not easy either now to get)....for LTVP holders, they...

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