Daily Archives: 2016-03-22

“I did everything, including cutting her toenails”

By Lucy Henders A Filipino domestic worker who was treated like a medieval palace maid expected to attend to the personal grooming of her mistress, has been instructed to leave Singapore while her complaint is investigated. Domenica (not her real name), a 37 year old college graduate was asked to blow-dry her employer’s hair, cut and polish her nails and …

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Fatal accident along tracks near Pasir Ris MRT station, terminates train service between Tanah Merah and Pasir Ris MRT station

Train service between Tanah Merah and Pasir Ris MRT station was brought to a halt after a fatal accident involving two maintenance staff took place on Tuesday morning, along the tracks near the Pasir Ris station. “At around 11.10am today, there was an accident involving two SMRT maintenance staff along the track at a servicing point near Pasir Ris station,” said …

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PBOC sending positive signals; HK Exchange breakout with huge volume

By Margaret Yang A few positive signals were sent out by Chinese policy makers at the annual China Development Forum over the weekend. The Shanghai composite extended its rally by 2.15% on Monday and closed above 3000 points for the first time in two months. The rally was led by the securities sector, which rose 9.8% on average. Volume picked …

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