Daily Archives: 2015-07-01

Two security incidents at Woodlands checkpoint in two days

A week after a Singaporean man was arrested for failing to stop as instructed at the Tuas Checkpoint, two more similar incidents have occurred at the Woodlands checkpoint. In a press release on Tuesday, the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) said the first incident happened on Monday, 29 June. At about 3.50 am on the day, a Singapore-registered car driven …

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SG50 BBQ controversy: Tickets issued to manage crowd, says PA

The People’s Association (PA) says it had issued “a total of 4,800 tickets to residents” for the SG50 barbeque event organised by the Australian High Commission (AHC) last Sunday. The Straits Times reports that the AHC had approached the PA “to help with the event” where a reported 10,000 steaks would be provided to participants. The PA was responding to …

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