Nearly a third of the 1,900 jackpot machines in 82 social and football clubs here will be removed over the next two years as part of tighter regulations to protect people from the dangers of gambling.
Since coming into office a year ago in dramatic fashion (there was a last-minute withdrawal by leading sports official Low Teo Ping in the contest for president), businessman Ross Tan and his association have been forthright with their ideas.
The recently concluded The Peak's 8th annual golf tournament at Singapore Island Country Club's New Course saw more than 170 golfers from Singapore's diplomatic and business communities attending.
After 12 months of renovation, the 18-hole par-72 golf course at Warren Golf & Country Club is finally ready for play. Members at the Choa Chu Kang-based property can now enjoy the same challenging layout as before, but with key upgrades to the greens and bunkers.
From May 1, the newly-renovated Warren Golf and Country Club will join Sembawang Country Club in offering an 'industry best' rate for SPH Golf Card members at $82, excluding GST, and for weekday golfing.