Daily Archives: 2016-07-11

    Bank robbery suspect arrested with assistance from Royal Thai Police
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    The Singapore Police Force has just announced that the the suspect involved in the case of robbery at the Standard Chartered Bank branch along Holland Avenue on July 7, 2016 has been arrested by the Royal Thai Police (RTP). At 11.25am on July Read More

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    $25,000 scam attempt foiled by remittance company
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Samlit Moneychanger, a remittance company foiled a scam attempt on July 8, 2016 by alerting the police department when a customer could not answer to questions about her intended remittance. This company has successfully detected two scam attempts within just two days, stated the Read More

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    LTA: The first batch of US-made trains also had cracks
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    LTA (Land Transport Authority) said that the entire first batch of US-made trains which arrived here in 1999 also had cracks due to “normal wear and tear”, and 12 of them had been fixed here in Singapore. LTA had earlier confessed in its press Read More

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    Parliamentary questions for 11 July 2016
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    The Singapore Parliament will sit at 1.30pm today for the 21st session of the 13th Parliament. 86 oral questions and 50 written questions have been scheduled to be asked. The topic of lift breakdowns seems to be the main concern of the MPs in Read More

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    Typhoon Nepartak lashed Taiwan, made landfall in China – nearly 500,000 evacuated
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    Super Typhoon Nepartak attacked Taiwan with powerful winds and torrential rain as it made landfall Friday (July 8), killing two people, injuring 72 and forcing more than 15,000 to evacuate their homes while the island cancelled hundreds of flights and shut offices and Read More

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    Singapore reveals its latest plan to fight climate change
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Singapore President, Tony Tan Keng Yam has revealed two documents at the opening ceremony of the World Cities Summit, the Singapore International Water Week and the CleanEnviro Summit Singapore to tackle effects of warmer weather due to the climate change on Sunday (July Read More

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    Police announced unusual death at Geylang Lorong 23 as murder
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    A 52 years old  former coffee shop worker, Mr Niu-ge, was found dead near the coffee shop at Geylang Lorong 23 on July 9, 2016. The police said that a man called for assistance at Geylang Lorong 23 at 8 am. When they Read More

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    Security measures of banks in Singapore not in top condition, implied MAS
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    Security measures of banks in Singapore have to be enhanced, urged the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), following the bank robbery at Holland Village on Thursday (July 7) Read : Robbery in Holland Avenue, the first since 2008 A MAS spokesman said on Saturday that the measures Read More

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    Dream Again: Children inspire grown-up women to never give up their dreams
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    SK-II’s commitment to its #changedestiny movement spurred the brand to take a closer look at women who had stopped pursuing their dreams, after findings from the brand’s Global Dreams Index Survey* revealed one in two women around the world have given up on Read More

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    HPB launchs campaign to prevent falls among seniors
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    The Health Promotion Board (HPB) launched a new campaign on last Saturday (July 9) to raise more awareness of how seniors and their caregivers can reduce the risk of falls. The Falls Prevention Awareness Campaign, an initiative under the Action Plan for Successful Ageing, is Read More

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