Daily Archives: 2015-12-23

Future economy of Singapore set by business owners and not economists?

It had been announced on Monday that a committee named, “Committee on the Future Economy (CFE)” has been set to develop economic strategies to position Singapore for the future The Committee is said to help Singapore be a vibrant and resilient economy with sustainable growth that creates value and opportunities for all. The CFE is to build on and update …

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Local bus companies proven wrong by new bus company, Tower Transit

By Ghui It would seem that public transportation services are not frequently out of the limelight these days. Widely publicised breakdowns, the sensational bus driver strikes and the high percentage of foreign hires have all drawn backlash from Singaporeans, which in turn highlighted many social concerns that have been brewing for some time. The government’s handling of the public transportation …

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Compass Point to be renamed 1 Sengkang Mall in 2016

Compass Point, a suburban shopping mall located at 1 Sengkang Square will be reopening in 2016 with a brand new name, “1 Sengkang Mall” after concluding a renaming competition for the mall. The management confirmed it via a Facebook post and shared that the name has approved by Government Authorities. The “Give us our new name” contest was held from …

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5 patients with possible latent TB infection detected after NUH’s screening

The National University Hospital has found no patient infected with active pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) but detects five with indication of latent TB infection after it had contacted more than 160 patients for screening. 178 paediatric patients, including 131 under the age of two years were identified for screening after a nurse who have cared for them, was diagnosed with TB …

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