17 Jan '12, 4am

Want to know about the #Singapore #Laws & #Penalties? Check out

When it comes to Singapore's legal system, you can say that it is English in essence.Singapore law can be divided under certain broad heads like administrative law,equity, property law, trust and tort law and contact law. These are based on the judgments of the courts of the land and some are modified by statutes. Family, Company and Criminal laws are purely statutory in nature. It is interesting to note that Singapore laws are very strict with harsh punishments for smoking and littering in public places. Here we are trying to list some of the offences which are minor in your country but may attract heavy penalties in Singapore.

Full article: http://www.focussingapore.com/information-singapore/law/

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