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Daily Archives: 2016-09-09

SPF appeals for information on fatal hit-and-run accident along Henderson Road

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) is appealing for information on a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred along Henderson Road towards Tiong Bahru Road, opposite Bukit Merah View Market & Hawker Centre. The accident which involved Mdm Gan Eng Ngoh, a 62-year-old female pedestrian and an unknown vehicle happened on 4 September 2016 at about 1.25 am. According to the family, Mdm Gan …

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Police calls for next-of-kin for 57 yr-old deceased to come forth

The Singapore Police Force has announced that it is appealing for the next-of-kin of Mr Teang Kam Chuen to come forward. The Police stated that Mr Teang, who was 57-year-old, had passed away at his residence at Block 665 Woodlands Ring Road on 25 August 2016. The next-of-kin or anyone with information is requested to call the Police Hotline at …

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MOH announces 12 new cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection

The Ministry of Health (MOH) announced that there were another 12 new cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection confirmed as of 12 pm on Friday (9 September), bringing the total number to 304 cases. Among these new cases, 10 of them are linked to the Aljunied Crescent/ Sims Drive/ Kallang Way/ Paya Lebar Way cluster and one case is …

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NSFs can choose from 33 vocations from November 2017

The Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) has announced in a press release that young men serving the National Service (NS) will be able to choose from 33 vocations across the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF), Singapore Police Force (SPF), and Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) starting from November 2017. Earlier in March 2013, The Committee to Strengthen NS (CSNS) was set up to …

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Hairline cracks found on 11 LRT trains on Sengkang-Punggol Line in July

Hairline cracks were found on eleven first generation Light Rail Transit (LRT) trains from the Sengkang-Punggol Line during a fleet-wide inspection by SBS Transit in July. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) and SBS Transit announced this information during a joint press release on Friday (9 September) and said that the affected trains have been in service since the LRT line …

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Insect repellent for pregnant women at all CCs starting from Saturday

The People’s Association (PA) released an announcement that insect repellent will be available at all Community Clubs (CCs) island-wide starting from Saturday (10 September). Members of the public, particularly pregnant women, have complained lately that it was hard for them to find the insect repellent at any stores, as the demand for the item is raising high amid a Zika …

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Duterte and Obama finally met in Vientiane

VIENTIANE, Laos — US President Barack Obama and President Rodrigo Duterte finally met informally in a holding room on Wednesday (7 september) prior of a gala dinner at a regional summit. Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary, Pefecto Yasay affirmed the leaders had met shortly after the event. "They met at the holding room and they were the last persons to leave …

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