14 Aug '11, 3am

Local actress gives up citizenship for CPF savings #Singapore

Local actress gives up citizenship for CPF savings #Singapore

Evelyn Maria Ng says she needs to use her CPF savings to further her studies in New York. (Youtube screengrab) Local actress Evelyn Maria Ng has given up her citizenship so that she can withdraw her CPF savings. According to Chinese daily Shin Min Daily News , the Moulmein High (2001) and Light Years (2004) actress has applied for Irish citizenship at the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority. Her mother is Irish. She was quoted as saying, "I did not give up my citizenship because I don't like Singapore. Actually, I planned to further my studies in New York and needed some money. So I gave up my citizenship in order to withdraw my CPF savings." The actress, in her 20s, recently starred in a locally-made erotic film, Hush . She played a bespectacled, bookish-looking girl, who is secretly the mistress of her good friend's husband. The independently-produced 20-minute short fil...

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