Singapore Gazette Search

Disclaimer I am not a lawyer. The information provided is for reference only and does not constitute legal advice. The government gazette is a periodical publication of public and legal notices. These notices include useful notices such as the bankruptcy status of an individual, notices of ...

Minister leave schedule

With rumours of an upcoming election, I thought this would be a good time to showcase how hard our ministers have been working for us. The table below shows the name of the Minister as well as the dates he/she was on leave. It will be automatically updated when new leave notices are published ...

Reasonable use of personal data

I had to place an obituary in the Straits Times recently. SPH offers an online service where you can use their tool to design the obituary and make payment, all without going down to their office. I decided to use the service. I entered my personal details and contact information into the first ...

Visualizing fitness tracker data

I recently started wearing a fitness band and wanted to visualize the activity data in a heatmap format. This article will go through my thought process in deciding how to parse the data. It is not intended to be a copy and paste tutorial since the fitness band, app and visualization library I ...

Top 2000 Wordpress Plugins

The top 2000 Wordpress plugins by popularity. 2419 to be exact, all plugins with at least 5000+ active installs. List is accurate as of 20 Jan 2018. Interestingly, I could not find something similar online. The Wordpress plugins site does not allow sorting by popularity. Name Active Installs ...

Analysis of 3000 BMT Recruits

Have you ever wondered how old is the average BMT recruit? How many are new citizens? The article will explore a dataset of 3287 recruits from the 01/17 batch and present both facts as well as conjectures which I made. In the dataset, there are a total of 4534 profile photos of these recruits ...