Daily Archives: 2013-11-23

Credit Card Choices Show More People are Making Informed Decisions

Malaysians Want Tit for Tat: Credit Card Choices Show More People are Making Informed Decisions Kuala Lumpur – More and more Malaysians are becoming financially savvy when it comes to their credit card choices, according to data from CompareHero. The financial comparison website recorded a surge in users comparing financial products and services. Among the most popular categories are credit …

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Wilmar supplier caught in fresh forest scandal

Greenpeace International: Wilmar supplier caught in fresh forest scandal (Clearance for oil palm plantations near Tanjung Puting National Park – Image by Greenpeace) Jakarta, 22 November 2013 – A supplier to Singapore-based palm oil trader Wilmar International has been caught carving up peatland forests that are home to endangered orang-utans, in rare photos from a recent flyover investigation in Kalimantan by …

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Leong Sze Hian’s 60th Birthday

In celebration of Mr Leong Sze Hian’s 60th birthday, we present a gift to him in a compilation of Mr Leong’s letters to the TODAY newspaper, where many of the subjects that he touched on were those that affect the lives of ordinary Singaporeans, seeking to educate as well as to inform the general public. We thank him for his selfless …

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Piaget Best Screenplay Award for Ilo Ilo

A wonderful news from the Golden Horse Awards that is being held now in Taiwan. ILO ILO has just received the Piaget Best Screenplay Award, which was presented by sponsors Piaget at the 50th Golden Horse Awards Nominee Party. This is the first time that the renowned Swiss watch and jewellery makers are presenting, in collaboration with Golden Horse, this special award …

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Visitors to register on REACH

From the middle of next month, visitors to REACH – the Gov’t feedback website – will have to register before they will be allowed to leave comments on the site. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced this new policy to the feedback website when he was speaking at the 90th anniversary of Chinese newspaper Lianhe Zaobao on 22nd November 2013. …

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