15 Jul '11, 12pm

PG13 rating makes its way into TV shows, movies | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

PG13 rating makes its way into TV shows, movies | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

The new circular green symbols are advisory ratings, while the orange boxes are age-restricted ratings. (Yahoo! … TV shows, videos and movies in Singapore may be classified as PG13, and will have standardised content ratings and rating symbols starting from Friday. The Media Development Authority (MDA) said these changes are part of its efforts to help parents make informed decisions about protecting their children from inappropriate content in the media. The initiatives also follow the government's acceptance of the Censorship Review Committee's (CRC) recommendations last September for a simpler ratings system. The new PG13 rating, which indicates content suitable for children 13 and above, aims to bridge the gap between the current PG and NC16 rating. As an advisory rating, under-13s can still watch a PG13 programme without their parents. Announcing the changes on Friday...

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