30 Jul '11, 3am

Shareholders grill Singtel board at 2hr AGM, questions include topics like online sex games & $25,000 car allowance

Singtel shareholders were in a feisty mood yesterday, peppering the board with plenty of pointed queries on various topics, from online sex games to bad grammar and the new chairman's $25,000 car allowance. -- PHOTO: AFP SINGTEL shareholders were in a feisty mood yesterday, peppering the board with plenty of pointed queries on various topics, from online sex games to bad grammar and the new chairman's $25,000 car allowance. Almost 500 investors turned up for its annual general meeting, which lasted two hours at the NTUC Auditorium - easily SingTel's longest AGM in years. All the resolutions were eventually passed but investors were determined to have their day, particularly about the new chairman, Mr Simon Israel. Some voiced concerns about the appointment given Mr Israel's close ties with Temasek Holdings, where he was executive director and president. While all the inves...

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nhb.gov.sg 29 Jul '11, 10pm

Free Admission for Singaporeans & Singapore Permanent Residents to the Permanent Galleries of NHB Museums in August 2011! ...