Daily Archives: February 13, 2017

Internet love scam syndicates crippled in a cross border joint operation
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

A joint operation conducted by the Commercial Crime Investigation Department (CCID), Royal Malaysia Police, Singapore Police Force (SPF), and the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD) in several Malaysian states last week arrested 27 suspects believed to be involved in cross-border ‘internet love scam’ syndicates. Read More

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LTA: Evening ERP activated for PIE (Changi) gantries around Adam Road and Mount Pleasant Road
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has announced that its quarterly review of traffic conditions on roads and expressways had been completed and it will be revising the ERP rates at the following locations: LTA stated that traffic conditions along the eastbound PIE during Read More

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Tembusu tree toppled at Singapore Botanic Gardens, causing a death of mother and injured four other
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

A massive Tembusu tree toppled at the Singapore Botanic Gardens on Saturday (11 February), causing a death to a 38-year-old Indian national woman and injured four others. The incident, which took place near Symphony Stage, interrupted an event held by High Commission of Canada Read More

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Woodlands double murder suspect to be remanded another three weeks for psychiatric evaluation
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

A 41-year-old former property agent who was charged for killing his pregnant wife and daughter in their Woodlands flat will be further remanded for three weeks for psychiatric evaluation at the Changi Prison Complex Medical Centre. Prosecutors requested for Teo Ghim Heng to be remanded for Read More

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Great expectation of KFC’s Chizza, creates great disappointment to consumers
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

KFC recently launched their much-talked about Chizza in Singapore on Wednesday (8 Feb). The ‘no crust, all chicken’ menu item, which has been first released in the Philippines in 2015, already appeared in India, Japan, Thailand, Taiwan and Korea. Chizza features a piece Read More

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Commuters outraged as NSL experienced yet another train fault, citing delays of more than 30 minutes
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Mass Rapid Transit tweeted on Monday (13 February) morning during rush hour that its North-South Line (NSL) was experiencing a train fault. Commuters were then asked to add 20 minutes travelling time from Jurong East to Ang Mo Kio towards Marina South Read More

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‘Grab 4 Indonesia’ 2020 Master Plan: Grab to Invest USD 700 Million
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

JAKARTA – Grab, the leading ride-hailing platform in Southeast Asia, has launched its ‘Grab 4 Indonesia’ 2020 master plan, endorsed by Badan Koordinasi Penanaman Modal (BKPM), the Government of Indonesia’s Investment Coordinating Board. Under the plan, Grab will invest USD 700 million (S$988.5 Read More

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Fertile doesn’t mean frumpy – you can still look amazing & incredible
By theonlinecitizen Posted on by theonlinecitizen 0

By ezbuy.sg Pregnancy can herald a whole slew of firsts – the first time you throw up at the thought of sushi, the first time you cry at a credit card commercial, the first time someone willingly gives up a seat for you on Read More

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Don’t let social pressure make you overspend for Valentine’s Day
By theonlinecitizen Posted on by theonlinecitizen 0

By SingSaver.com.sg In 2016, Singaporeans spent an average of S$263 on Valentine’s Day. Giving into social expectations often means paying over-inflated prices. For a city once accused of being the most unhappy in the world, Singapore sure loves love. In 2016, MasterCard found that Read More

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Singaporean wife of British man fighting deportation from Britain
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Irene Clennell (53), a Singaporean who has two British sons, is being held in an immigration detention centre in Scotland to be flown back to Singapore. Mrs Clennell, who lives in County Durham, has been granted Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) in the UK Read More

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