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Dual Nationality??

Post by Ali Saunt » Fri, 15 Feb 2008 11:46 pm

Hello. I wonder if anyone can help me. I was born in Singapore at the Alexander Hospital and have a singapore birth certificate but I am British. I am 40 years old and returned to the UK aged 2. I now have the opportunity to work in Singapore and wondered if I would have dual nationality. Thanks in advance for any guidance anyone can give me.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 15 Feb 2008 11:58 pm

If both of your parents were British then I would doubt that you would have dual citizenship, just a British Subject born abroad.
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Post by durain » Sat, 16 Feb 2008 1:02 am

but you dont have to have dual citizenship to work in singapore.

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Post by Strong Eagle » Sat, 16 Feb 2008 5:57 am

Singapore does not recognize dual nationality. If you indeed have Sing citizenship, you would be required to renounce your British citizenship.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Sat, 16 Feb 2008 9:00 am

Additionally, you would have to do National Service for 21 months.
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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Post by durain » Sat, 16 Feb 2008 11:07 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Additionally, you would have to do National Service for 21 months.
even for a 40 year old? still got to do? cannot la...

got cataract - how to shoot straight? got osteogenesis imperfecta - how to march? got alzheimer’s disease - how to remember who is the enemy? got arthritis - how to carry the ammo?

for 21 months! sure die la.

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Post by drusilla » Sat, 16 Feb 2008 1:12 pm

durain wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:Additionally, you would have to do National Service for 21 months.
even for a 40 year old? still got to do? cannot la...

got cataract - how to shoot straight? got osteogenesis imperfecta - how to march? got alzheimer’s disease - how to remember who is the enemy? got arthritis - how to carry the ammo?

for 21 months! sure die la.
walao eh... 40 is still young la... :P
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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Sat, 16 Feb 2008 7:37 pm

I"ll say! :(
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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