Daily Archives: 2017-03-21

IMDA issues fine of $7000 to Kiss92FM for breaching Free-To-Air Radio Program Code
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has announced that a financial penalty of $7,000 has been imposed upon SPH (Singapore Press Holdings) Radio Pte Ltd for breaching the Free-To-Air Radio Program Code. IMDA said in its statement on 21 March, as a free-to-air Read More

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Singapore ranked 26th happiest country in the world, falling four spots from previous year
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore has been ranked 26th out of 155 countries in the 2017 World Happiness Report, falling four spots from its 2016 position. According to the report, the country had also dropped in its overall happiness score by 0.068 points to 6.572. However, it Read More

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US to curb laptops and tablets on flights from eight countries
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Airline passengers traveling from eight Middle Eastern and North African nations, will be barred from carrying large electronic devices into the main cabin under new regulations from the Trump administration. The Financial Times reported, the rules which come into effect on Tuesday (21 Read More

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“Can I prevent a heart attack?”
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Jessica Mcclennen “He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.” Conditions you can manage is one thing. But conditions that take your life in an instance is something you might not live to recover from. When the Read More

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Free-roaming chickens in Sungei Api Api area culled
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

There are only scattered groups of two to three chickens in the Sungei Api Api area now in Pasir Ris after the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) culled most of the free-roaming animals in their habitat. According to The Straits Times, residents stated Read More

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PMO: PM Lee to make official visit to Vietnam from 21 to 24 March
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will be making an official visit to Vietnam from 21 to 24 March 2017 to reaffirm Singapore’s longstanding ties with Vietnam. Mr Lee will visit Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) from 21 to 22 March 2017 and Hanoi Read More

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Han Hui Hui apologised for scandalising the Singapore Courts by publishing video and Facebook posts
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Blogger Han Hui Hui has apologised and removed several of her online posts that accused the Singapore Courts of being politically motivated in convicting and sentencing her. In response, the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) said it would not pursue contempt of court charges against Read More

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Fire at warehouse in Tanjong Kling in Jurong, public urged to stay away from area
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) reported on Tuesday (March 21) that a fire had broken out at a warehouse in Tanjong Kling in Jurong. In a Facebook post, it said it had been alerted to the fire at 23 Tanjong Kling Road and that firefighters Read More

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Chang Hwee Nee to be CEO of National Heritage Board with effect from 1 May
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Ministry of Culture, Community, and Youth (MCCY) has announced that Ms Chang Hwee Nee (章慧霓), 54, will be appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Heritage Board (NHB) with effect from 1 May 2017. She will take over from Mrs Rosa Daniel, 53, Read More

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Enhancements to SGSecure app for better emergency preparedness
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

The Government has announced the enhancements to the SGSecure app as part of the Emergency Preparedness (EP) Day and SGSecure outreach, held at Teck Ghee constituency on Sunday morning (19 March). Guest of Honour Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong encouraged the download of the Read More

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