Wednesday, January 4, 2017

For Information Only

As we are very active on Facebook, this blog will only be updated whenever we have official events in Germany, Europe, Singapore and worldwide.  For other enquiries, please join our main group and sub-groups for the various German states.  Kindly note that membership to our Facebook groups are exclusively for Singaporeans & their spouses who are physically living/working in Germany.

Singaporeans in Germany (SGinDE) - Our Main Group

Singaporeans in Bayern

Singaporeans in Baden-W├╝rttemberg

Singaporeans in Berlin

Singaporeans in Hamburg

Singaporeans in Hessen

Singaporeans in Nordrhein-Westfalen

Singaporeans in Rheinland-Pfalz

Singaporeans in Sachsen

Singaporeans in Schleswig-Holstein

See you there!


Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Singapore Day 2015

The next Singapore Day will be held in Shanghai on 11 April 2015. 

Do register yourself & your family early! The first 500 to register will get to redeem an exclusive Early Bird Prize!

Please register here!




Friday, January 16, 2015

Job Position in Munich

Leute, I received the following email from a headhunter in Singapore this morning. It is an expatriate position and job location is in Munich. Those who are interested, please write directly to her.
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Dear Singaporeans in Germany Club,
I’m headhunter from Singapore.
I noticed that you have a strong community of Singaporeans in Germany and would like to seek your help with the following position I’m working on.
Senior Accountant / Finance Manager
- Singapore listed company
- Based in Munich, Germany
- Full expatriate position
Responsibilities
· Supervise and oversee the preparation of the full sets of accounts including the accounts receivables, accounts payables, fixed assets register, bank reconciliations and general ledgers of the Group
· Liaise with auditors for reporting pack and statutory audit
· Liaise with German tax authorities for VAT and Corporate tax filing
· Advise GM (based in Singapore) on day-to-day operational matters covering IT, HR & Office administration functions.
Requirements
· Degree in Accountancy or equivalent professional qualification
· 5-10 years of relevant experience, preferably in the retail industry.
· Familiar with both German and International Financial Reporting
Standard. Prior experience in accounts consolidation an advantage
· Familiar with SAP and conversant with MS-Office application esp.
Ms-Excel
· Must be meticulous and able to work independently to meet tight deadlines under pressures.
· Mature, analytical, meticulous and able to work independently with a
Hands-on approach
· Able to read, write and speaks German and English
I would be grateful if you could help post this position on your website, or spread the word.
Please feel free to call me if you have any queries.
Truly appreciate your help.
Regards,
Evelyn Jong-Sachs
(Registration ID: R1110673)
Talent Forward Private Limited
(EA Licence No: 13C6698)
M: +65 92394680
E: evelyn.js@talent-forward.com
www.talent-forward.com
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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Buddy Bear Design Competition

As part of the 2015 SG50 festivities which also coincide with the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Singapore and Germany, the Singapore Embassy in Berlin is organising a design competition for a fibreglass buddy bear. The competition was recently launched and more info on the design competition can be found here.

Let's join in the celebrations by taking part in this competition!



Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Camp@Home in July & August 2014

Registrations are open for Camp@Home in July and August 2014!  This 3-day camp will be an exciting adventure for children, aged 7 to 12 years old, to learn about Singapore's rich multiracial and multicultural heritage.  PLUS a special opportunity to spend a day in a local primary school.  It's the best way to experience school life in Singapore and to make new friends!

Places are limited, so sign up soon!  Just choose one of the following:

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Singapore-Industry Scholarship for Students

A message from SgIS for all students:

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SgIS is the first government and private sectors collaborated multi-industry scholarship which seeks to identify young Singaporean to power key sectors in Singapore. To date, we have 41 participating organisations from 13 strategic sectors in Singapore. This companies are recognised for good HR and talent management practices while being the key players within their industry.

You may visit our website for the participating organisations this year.

Application is open from now till 6th April 2014.

We hope through SgIS, we could provide the opportunity for overseas Singaporeans to link up with their desired employer and have a head start in their career.

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Saturday, January 25, 2014

Singapore is turning 50 next year

Singapore is turning 50 next year.  Our little red dot has come a long way.  We have worked hard as one people to get here.  This milestone in our journey calls for a celebration.

Check out this video about what makes us Singapore, and visit the SG50 website to share how you plan to celebrate our 50th anniversary.  We've set up a Celebration Fund to support your projects.  Send us your ideas!  - LHL
#SG50

(Taken from our PM Lee Hsien Loong's FB Page)

Monday, January 20, 2014

The Dim Sum Dollies

The Dim Sum Dollies are hitting ‪#‎sgday2014‬ in London with a big bang!

Have you registered to go yet?  Don't wait!  Register here!

Do have a look at their video!