Daily Archives: 2017-03-15

Changi Airport as World’s Best Airport for fifth consecutive year at 2017 Skytrax World Airport Awards

Singapore Changi Airport has been named as the World's Best Airport by air travellers for the fifth consecutive year at the 2017 Skytrax World Airport Awards, held at Passenger Terminal EXPO in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The top ten airport in the world are Tokyo’s Haneda airport, South Korea’s Incheon International Airport, the Munich Airport in Germany, the Hong Kong International Airport, the …

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Chee Soon Juan: The Maggie Noodle nation

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan has just recently written a piece saying that Singapore has become a Maggi Noodle nation that the Government has built up this island at a phenomenal pace, with no wait and no fuss. Mr Chee noted in his post that in the attempt to solve many issues faced by the Singapore government, …

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Who should buy an executive condominium?

By SingSaver.com.sg For some Singaporeans, an Executive Condominium is an aspiration. For others, it might actually be a necessity. An Executive Condominium (EC) is an aspiration for some Singaporeans. But for others, particularly those who cannot afford private housing but do not qualify for an HDB flat, it may be a necessity.Here, we examine who exactly should be getting one of …

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NCCS urges pastors and church leaders to alert members about homosexual content in Disney’s remake Beauty and the Beast

The National Council of Churches Singapore (NCCS) urges pastors and church leaders to alert members of their congregation about the homosexual content in the Disney's remake of Beauty and the Beast as NCCS see it as an attempt to influence young children and socialise them at an early age into thinking that the homosexual lifestyle is normal. Disney has always …

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3 reasons why adjustments to property measures is not a good sign

By Property Soul Last Friday, a press release was jointly issued by Ministry of National Development, Ministry of Finance and Monetary Authority of Singapore to make adjustments to the Seller’s Stamp Duty (SSD) and Total Debt Servicing Ratio (TDSR) framework, with effect from 11 March 2017. The holding period liable for SSD is revised from 4 to 3 years. There …

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12 ways Singaporean households can save money on water bills

By SingSaver.com.sg A few simple steps can help you save money on water bills and other household costs in 2017. Admit it – reducing your water bill wasn’t high on your priority list until Budget 2017 announced a 30 percent increase in water prices over 2 years, beginning 1 July 2017. The water fees and taxes could mean an increase of …

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Mercer: Singapore best country to live in Asia for expatriates

Consulting firm Mercer has announced on Tuesday (14 March) the result of the 19th Quality of Living survey which concluded that Singapore is the 25th country in the world and the first in Asia as the best place to live for expatriates, saying that Singapore is a country where there is a great disparity in quality of living. Western European …

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