Daily Archives: 2016-12-05

CNB: Malaysian male arrested in suspicion of heroin trafficking to Singapore

A man suspected involved in the supply of large quantities of heroin to drug traffickers and 14 of his associates were arrested in Malaysia, the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) stated on Sunday (4 Dec). Channel NewsAsia wrote that in a co-operation operation between CNB and Malaysia’s Narcotics Crime Investigation Department (NCID), a Johor-based Malaysian male (30) was arrested last Firday …

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Dislodged concrete facade had no reinforcement bars, only one in Tampines found to be built as such

It has been found that the concrete facade at a four-storey HDB block along Tampines Street 23 which was dislodged on 25 September, had no reinforcement bars installed within the structure. This was reported by a Professional Engineer (PE), engaged by Tampines Town Council, in an investigative report submitted on 21 November 2016. The collapsed structure functions as a sun shield for …

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