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by AndrewV
Tue, 14 Jun 2011 9:52 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Citizenship application
Replies: 41
Views: 19931

Re: Citizenship application

mad scientist, thanks for your input, but the way things are going now, I doubt my wife's PR approval will be successful. I'm meeting an officer this week for assessment, will ask him about it... Did you ever bother to read my last post ? If the PR application failed go for LTSVP. You will be hardp...
by AndrewV
Mon, 13 Jun 2011 11:55 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Citizenship application
Replies: 41
Views: 19931

Re: Citizenship application

Hi Mad Scientist, thanks very much for your take. I called ICA and asked them what was the standard procedure in such cases. they said usually in situations like this, I have to become a citizen, then she has to be a PR for atleast 2 years, then I can sponsor her for citizenship after that. so seem...
by AndrewV
Mon, 13 Jun 2011 5:40 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Citizenship application
Replies: 41
Views: 19931

How many times did you call them? Often multiple calls will result in multiple suggestions, all different. :-| well, I called them once but spoke to 2 different officers. The first one mentioned as above, however she didn't know something else I was asking so she gave me this direct number to call ...
by AndrewV
Mon, 13 Jun 2011 2:07 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Citizenship application
Replies: 41
Views: 19931

Re: Citizenship application

Usually citizenship is by invitation But that does not mean you cannot apply. I will advise you to get PR for wife first and let her complete her degree. Apply as a family after wife stays with you for about 6 months to a year. This will stand in good stead with the application on top of your educa...
by AndrewV
Sun, 12 Jun 2011 12:43 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Citizenship application
Replies: 41
Views: 19931

Citizenship application

hi all, I am thinking of applying for singaporean citizenship would like to know my chances Citizenship: Sri Lankan Studied in singapore in NUS from 2000, bachelor of engineering working in MNC as a project manager now - I.T (working for past 6 years +) Masters from NTU PR for the last 5 years, last...
by AndrewV
Sat, 11 Jun 2011 8:02 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is there any ACCA classes that one can register for in aug?
Replies: 6
Views: 4368

@sundaymorningstaple: yes, that's what i've heard.

mates, any suggestions? are there any private tutors who don't require a social visit pass or anything (just for the first month)
by AndrewV
Thu, 09 Jun 2011 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is there any ACCA classes that one can register for in aug?
Replies: 6
Views: 4368

ACCA stands for Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
more here : http://www.accaglobal.com/
by AndrewV
Thu, 09 Jun 2011 12:46 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is there any ACCA classes that one can register for in aug?
Replies: 6
Views: 4368

any suggestions by anyone having gone through similar circumstances?
any lecturers holding private group classes not part of an institute?
by AndrewV
Mon, 06 Jun 2011 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is there any ACCA classes that one can register for in aug?
Replies: 6
Views: 4368

bump, or even an institute which accepts registration in the end of august?
by AndrewV
Sun, 05 Jun 2011 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Dual citizenship or apply for Indian passport
Replies: 9
Views: 5847

revhappy wrote:The PIO(Person of India Origin) card serves almost the same purpose of dual citizenship, except that you can't buy agricultural land or vote in the elections. So why not just renew the SG passport and keep the SG citizenship?
maybe he wants to take out all his CPF?
quite a valid reason
by AndrewV
Sun, 05 Jun 2011 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is there any ACCA classes that one can register for in aug?
Replies: 6
Views: 4368

Is there any ACCA classes that one can register for in aug?

My wife will be coming here in august, will take around 4 weeks for her to get her long term social visit pass. Don't want her to miss too many sessions, so is there any lecturer/institute she can attend which doesn't require a Long term social visit pass or any such visa? she will be doing the prof...

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