Daily Archives: 2016-12-08

Holiday gift from Scoot and Klook for victims of tour agency closure

It was reported on Wednesday how a 68-year-old cleaner, Madam Teo Ino Meo had to forgo her one week trip to Hokkaido with her friends after a local travel agency, Sky Travel & Tours Pte Ltd sent messages to its costumers on Tuesday afternoon, stating that the company had shuttered and that its services would cease immediately. Lianhe Zaobao had …

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Aceh struck by 5.0 Ritcher scale aftershock

A 5.0 Ritcher scale aftershock struck Aceh on Wednesday (7 December) at 11.05pm local time (8 December at 12.05am Singapore time). Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) said that the aftershock centered at a depth of 10 kilometers. Fortunately, no no tsunami warning was issued followed the earthquake. Local media, Detikcom, wrote that people were rushed from inside their houses and evacuation …

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5 reasons why one would fail TDSR and how to redeem from it

By Property Soul A blog reader shared with me that he had put down a deposit to buy a property for investment. When he applied for a housing loan, to his big surprise, the bank told him that he couldn’t pass the TDSR (Total Debt Servicing Ratio) test. “I thought I was financially sound. How could I possibly fail the …

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