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Is it legal for a man to marry a PR holder in Singapore?

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Is it legal for a man to marry a PR holder in Singapore?

Post by batmanbegins » Wed, 17 Mar 2010 5:58 pm

Hi everyone, I just wanted to ask, anybody out there, sorry i have so many questions that's why I join in this forum...I just wanted to asked " Is it legal for a man to marry a separated lady PR holder in Singapore with you both same nationality though the man is illegally separated for 7yrs form his wife in his country? " will it be granted for the man the same PR? or it will just be ok for them to do that?...thanks..god bless...

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Post by wcs » Fri, 19 Mar 2010 5:03 am

You should clarify if she is separated or divorced. In most countries, separation is a step marking the end of the relationship, but the legal relationship still exists until a divorce or an annulment have been issued.

Only then would she legally be able to re-marry.

That is my understanding, at least!

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