Daily Archives: 2017-02-18

Stocks replenished at ezbuy.sg warehouse sale
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

This letter is in response to a letter by a member of the public who left a comment on the warehouse sake of ezbuy.sg. Dear Bargain Hunter. Thank you so much for your good feedback. On behalf of ezbuy.sg, I am so very Read More

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Gan Kim Yong: $2.6 billion collected in premiums for ElderShield insurance and around $100 million paid out in claims since 2002
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong said that from 2002 to end-2015, about $2.6 billion have been collected in premiums for ElderShield insurance and around $100 million have been paid out in claims, adding that about $130 million in premium rebates have been Read More

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Dream Academy brings schooling days back with a brand new musical, “Detention Katong”
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

Detention Katong is Dream Academy’s brand new musical comedy written by Selena Tan, about BAD girls who do GOOD. Coming from the same production company that brought you, Dim Sum Dollies and Broadway Beng, this is yet another spectacular show to look forward to! Read More

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7 easy tips to make your move to Singapore trauma-free
By theonlinecitizen Posted on by theonlinecitizen 0

By ezbuy.sg In the distant past, Singapore was considered a hardship posting; a savage frontier port mired in tropical heat and mosquitoes. Today it’s pretty much like that, except also more expensive. If you intend to move here for a while, to work or Read More

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Tiong Bahru Market and Food Centre to close for 3 months starting 20 Feb
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Tiong Bahru Market and Food Centre (TBMFC) will be closed temporarily starting next Monday (20 Feb), the National Environment Agency (NEA) informed on its website. NEA said the food centre will be closed for three months for repairs, redecoration and renovation works. NEA Read More

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The Syonan Gallery clown show
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

By Vernon Chan The Omnishambles so far… On 10 February 2017, Singapore’s National Library Board (NLB) unveiled the new name for the Old Ford Factory WW2 history museum. It would be called the “Syonan Gallery”, in memory of the name Singapore was administered as during Read More

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NLB backtracks its decision of “Syonan Gallery”, exhibition renamed “Surviving the Japanese Occupation”
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The Singapore Government has backtracked on its previous decision to name the World War II exhibition, “Syonan Gallery: War and Its Legacy”, which has spurred strong reaction between Singaporeans in the past few days, choosing to rename it as “Surviving the Japanese Occupation: Read More

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What we can learn from Singapore Government’s budgets for the last 7 years
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

By Valuepenguin.sg The government of Singapore is set to announce its budget plans for 2017 on Monday, 20 Feb 2017. While media is already buzzing about what we could expect to hear from Minister Heng Sweet Keat next week, few have covered what Read More

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Are Govt transfers helping to pay less of ever increasing prices?
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Income inequality lowest in a decade I refer to the article “Income inequality in Singapore lowest in a decade, monthly household income grows but at slower rate” (Straits Times, 17 Feb). It states that “Income inequality in Singapore last year was the lowest Read More

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AHTC appoints Independent Panel to review findings of KPMG past payments reports
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) has announced that it has appointed an Independent Panel of three eminent persons, which are Mr Philip Jeyaretnam SC, Mr N Sreenivasan SC and Mr Ong Pang Thye to act as agents to review findings of KPMG past payments Read More

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