Daily Archives: 2017-05-02

The oldest man in the world dies at the age of 146-years-old
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

SRAGEN, Indonesia – Sodimejo, said to be the oldest man in the world, died at the age of 146 years on Tuesday, 2 May. The news of Sodimejo’s death, who is from Sragen, Solo, Indonesia, was delivered by the police deputy head of Read More

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Changi subsidiary awarded contract to operate new King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has earlier announced on Sunday (30 April) that it awarded Changi Airports International (CAI)-led consortium a contract to operate the new King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for up to 20 years. However, the kingdom’s Read More

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Prince Harry to visit Singapore to attend annual fundraising event
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Britain’s Prince Harry will visit Singapore to play in the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup, an annual fundraising event which will be held in the country on 5 June. Sentebale is a charity that he had started together with Prince Seeiso of Lesotho Read More

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SLA conducting price quality tender for State property at 26, 28, 30, 32, 36 Orchard Road
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) will conduct the first-ever price and quality tender for the conserved State property at 26, 28, 30, 32 and 36 Orchard Road for commercial use. Awarding the tender based on a price and quality evaluation serves to support Read More

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PUB and NParks: ‘Operation No Release’ to raise public awareness on the harmful impact of releasing animals into parks
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The National Parks Board (NParks) and PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, has announced that they will be carrying out ‘Operation No Release’ on 6-7 May and 13-14 May. In a statement, the authorities said that the initiative aims to raise public awareness on Read More

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Motorcyclist dies after accident involving tipper truck along Upper Thomson Road
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

An accident involving a motorcycle and a tipper truck along Upper Thomson Road on Tuesday (2 May) morning has claimed the life of a 27-year-old motorcyclist. According to The Straits Times, the motorcyclist is believed to have lost control of his vehicle and fell. Read More

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Boss of The Yang’s Traditional Hainanese Chicken Rice apologised and offered 200 packets of rice for his offensive remarks
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The boss of The Yang’s Traditional Hainanese Chicken Rice, Gary Lim, has offered an apology for his offensive remarks against a taxi driver, as well as offering to give 200 packets of rice to other taxi drivers. In a video posted by a Read More

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25 passengers admitted to hospital after severe turbulence on Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Bangkok
By Yasmeen Posted on by Yasmeen 0

25 passengers were admitted into a hospital after severe turbulence hit Aeroflot flight SU 270 from Moscow to Bangkok, Thailand on Monday. The incident happened just 40 minutes before landing, just after midnight, but the crew successfully landed at Bangkok airport at 3.38am Read More

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Lunch-stealing rhetoric not only unethical, but unsustainable and likely counter-productive
By Kirsten Han Posted on by Kirsten Han 0

“Amid growing competition, and workers hungry to learn in places like Chengdu and even further away such as Russia, Singapore must not only protect its lunch but steal other people’s lunches, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has urged.” – TODAY, “Singapore must ‘steal Read More

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PM Lee accepts invitation from US President Donald Trump to visit the White House
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has announced during the annual May Day Rally on Monday (1 May) that he has accepted an invitation from US President Donald Trump to visit the White House. The Singapore leader said during the rally when he mentioned the Read More

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