No. S 317
Business Registration Act
Chapter 32
Cancellation of Direction under Section 11(c)
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 11(c) of the Business Registration Act, the Minister for Finance hereby cancels, with effect from 7th July 2000, the direction given to the Registrar of Businesses not to accept for registration under the Act —
(a)the names “Singapore Port Institute” and “World Trade Centre Singapore” in any business name;
(b)the word “Raffles” in any business name if the activities of the business involve the operation of a hotel, motel or lodging house; and
(c)any business name containing the words “Singapore Post” or any abbreviation thereof like import, other than in respect of a registration of an entity by the Telecommunication Authority of Singapore or any other person duly authorised by it.
2.  Notification Dir 1 is amended by deleting paragraphs (1), (2) and (4).
Dated this 7th day of July 2000.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Finance,
[F14.13.5 Vol.8; AG/LEG/SL/32/98/1 Vol. 1]