Daily Archives: 2017-04-19

Singaporean abolitionist groups call for halt to execution scheduled for 21 April
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

We Believe in Second Chances and the Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign has just released a joint statement  on the scheduled execution of Jeffrey Marquez Abineno (previously known as Jeefrey bin Jamil) for this Friday 21 April. Both groups noted that it is of particular concern Read More

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Singapore to take on Argentina at National Stadium to mark 125-year anniversary
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The Singapore Lions will take on the world number two ranked team, Argentina, in a historic match at the National Stadium on Tuesday, 13th June 2017. The fixture has been scheduled to mark the Football Association of Singapore’s (FAS) 125-year anniversary, and will see Read More

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New phishing attack almost impossible to detect on Chrome, Firefox and Opera
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

A Chinese infosec researcher, Xudong Zheng, has discovered a new phishing attack that is ‘almost impossible to detect’, which could deceive even the most careful users on the Internet. He wrote on his blog that Punycode makes it possible to register domains with Read More

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Chew Eng Han, former CHC Fund Manager asked to stay his sentence until Court of Appeal decision
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

On Wednesday (19 Apr), in the same High Court session with former City Harvest Church finance manager Sharon Tan, former fund manager Chew Eng Han also made a request. He asked to stay his sentence until a Court of Appeal case to clarify Read More

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Five promo codes for local Singaporean brands
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

by SingSaver  There’s a special sense of pride when you come across something unique with a “Made in Singapore” label. The affordable — or free! — shipping rates certainly help, and you can get a good deal with the right credit card for shopping. Read More

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What no Singaporean tells you about blogging for money
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by SingSaver For some Singaporeans, blogging can be a good source of side income. But it’s not as simple as writing and posting pictures. There’s a rumour going around that blogging is easy money. With famous bloggers like Lady Iron Chef and Xiaxue supposedly Read More

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State-assisted funeral held for Mr Othman Wok
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Mr Othman Wok, one of Singapore’s first-generation leaders, was laid to rest on Tuesday (18 April) afternoon. The body of Mr Othman left his family home at about 11.55am on Tuesday. He passed away on Monday (17 April) at Singapore General Hospital at the age of Read More

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Former City Harvest Church Finance Manager Sharon Tan wants to start serving her seven-month jail term earlier
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Sharon Tan Shao Yuen, former City Harvest Church (CHC) finance manager, one of the six convicted for misappropriating millions of the church funds, asked the High Court on Wednesday (19 Apr) to start serving her seven-month jail term earlier. On 7 April 2017, Read More

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Chee Soon Juan: Does Iswaran know what he is doing with Orchard Road?
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan questioned Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry) S Iswaran’s proposal to remake Orchard Road. Dr Chee asked if Mr Iswaran remembered if Pedestrian Night at Orchard Road was not impactful on sales for retailers there. Read More

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Sterling soars as UK calls for snap election
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By Margaret Yang, CMC Markets Volatility in the forex market surged yesterday evening after UK Prime Minister Theresa May unexpectedly announced plans to call for a snap election on 8 June. The move is expected to strengthen the government’s mandate heading into Brexit Read More

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