Daily Archives: 2016-11-10

Khaw Boon Kan: Singapore’s rail reliability is improving

Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan said that Singapore’s rail reliability is improving despite the fact there are still frequent disruptions to the train network. This in response to Mr Azmoon Ahmad, Nominated Member of Parliament, who asked the Minister for Transport, what actions have been taken to improve Singapore’s MRT service disruption problems, whether there have been any benchmarks …

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Road closure for Singapore Air Force Exercise Torrent 10-14 November 2016

The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) is conducting Exercise Torrent, an alternate runway exercise, from 10 to 14 Nov 2016 at Lim Chu Kang Road. This year’s exercise will feature the RSAF’s fighter aircraft conducting simultaneous launch and recovery operations from Lim Chu Kang Road and the Tengah Air Base runway. “Exercise Torrent provides the RSAF the opportunity to …

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Trump’s victory, how will Singapore be affected?

Donald Trump, who just recently accused Singapore of stealing American jobs – reached a restounding victory to the seat in the Ovalhouse. Shocked by this incredible result of the US election, Singaporeans were left guessing the future of the country’s longstanding partnership with the United States under the Republican President-to-be, Donald Trump.   Singapore Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, was …

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No rush for Mandai Project

By Wayne Lo Fei Hon I applaud the efforts of Mandai Parks Holdings (MPH) in gazetting the results of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and committing to measures that would mitigate the negative effects of the Mandai eco-park project on the environment. However, there is still more that needs to be done to ensure that we do not carelessly destroy what …

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34-yr-old woman imprisoned for failure in duty of care to her 39 pet cats

Agri-Food and Veterinary (AVA) of Singapore has announced that a Singaporean woman, Roslina Binte Roslani, was sentenced to 2 weeks imprisonment for failure in duty of care to her 39 pet cats. The 34-year-old woman was sentenced to a total of 5 years 6 months and 4 weeks jail for the failure of duty of care and other drug related charges. …

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