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Fight against terror extends to improving building security

Certain buildings - even those yet to be built - must incorporate security into their design

Security-by-design is generally more cost-effective because good design can reduce or even eliminate the need for some security measures, said Mrs Teo. It also obviates the need for costly retrofitting later on.


CRITICAL infrastructure, buildings with high traffic by members of the public and iconic buildings must now incorporate anti-terrorism security features into their design before they are built or renovated.

The requirement for these "Special Developments" (buildings not...

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