The third edition of this book presents a most comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of population trends and patterns in Singapore since its foundation in 1819 to the present day. Separate chapters are devoted to population growth and distribution, changing population structure, migration, mortality trends and differentials, marriage trends and patterns, divorce trends and patterns, fertility trends and differentials, family planning, abortion and sterilisation, fertility policies and programmes, immigration policies and programmes, labour force and future population trends. The strength of the book lies in the author's deep familiarity with the subject acquired through spme personal involvement in the compilation of demographic statistics, as well as the formulation of population policies for the country.Such foreigners must invest at least $5 million with financial institutions registered with the MAS for a continuous period of at least five years in bank deposits, capital market products, collective investment schemes, and life insurance policy premiums. ... possesses are competitive business environment, good education for the children, and security for the whole family. ... In return, these students from mainly ASEAN countries, China and India must serve a three -year bond in Singaporeanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Population of Singapore (Third Edition)|
|Publisher||:||Institute of Southeast Asian Studies - 2012|