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raising matters, relationship building, networking, as well as in the planning of the 4 th National Convention of Singapore Muslim Professionals slated for 2022. Taking over his duties as Acting Executive Director effective 1 February is Ms Zarina Yusof, who had previously served as Deputy Executive Director. She has over two decades of experience in the public, broadcast, education, healthcare and community sectors. In addition, she has senior-level experience in developing strategic directions, leading and overseeing key outputs, as well as


I N T RO D U C T I O N O F T E M P O R A RY A SS I S TA N C E PAC K AG E 2 .0 On 1 April 2020, AMP announced

budget utilisation. Ms Zarina, who

the Temporary Assistance Package

was a former AMP Board member,

(TAP) 2.0 to help families of workers

also has a deep understanding of

who had been adversely affected

policies and policymaking as a result

by the COVID-19 pandemic either

of her experience in the civil service.

through the reduction or a complete loss of income. The family-oriented TAP 2.0 is aimed

AMP saw the stepping down of Mr Mohd

at offering these families temporary

Anuar Yusop from the position of

support for a period of one year until

Executive Director (ED) on 31 January

their household financial situation

2020 after 15 years at the helm. Mr

stabilises. TAP 2.0 also supports

Mohd Anuar played an instrumental

workers in their skills upgrading

role in the progress of AMP, first as a

and re-skilling efforts, provides

volunteer and later as ED of the

opportunities for alternative means

organisation. He now serves as

of supplementary income, and at

consultant to the AMP Board on fund

the same time, ensures that their

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