Daily Archives: 2014-10-14

Return Han Hui Hui’s note book – lawyer tells police

The lawyer representing Han Hui Hui has issued a letter to the Singapore Police to demand the return of a note book which the authorities had seized from his client. Ms Han had taken notes during the interview with her note book, but it was seized by the police officer who interviewed her. The letter by M Ravi said that …

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Is the government prepared to deal with potential housing crisis?

By Phillip Ang Recent global events may trigger a correction in global stock markets and property markets. Back home, the increase in housing prices has never been due to an improvement in the economy but artificially low interest rates. (SingaporePropertyCycle) Likewise for the stock market. (Dow Jones Industrial Average) How long will the circus continue is anyone’s guess but a …

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Stadium pitch is “playable”: Stadium management, football association

Management of the National Stadium and the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) have declared the pitch at the new National Stadium to be in “playable” condition, although the FAS has also admitted that it is still “far short of expected international standards”. The pitch raised some eyebrows earlier in August, when the grass was clearly not growing well and players were …

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Inflated legal costs—all eyes on SMC for now

In recent weeks, there have been a lot written in some blogs about the so-called “overcharging” by lawyers from Wong Partnership for work done for the Singapore Medical Council (SMC). There has also been one petition set up to seek the “impeachment” of one of the lawyers involved, People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament (MP), Alvin Yeo. Mr Yeo, …

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