Daily Archives: 2017-05-04

Singapore Police Force states fleeing ‘Red Bull heir’ is not in Singapore
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

BANGKOK – Thai police said that they were trying to locate Vorayuth YoovidhyaThai (32), known as ‘Red Bull heir,’ who reportedly has fled to Singapore on his private jet on 25 April. On Wednesday (3 May) Thai police said that authorities issued an Read More

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Mediacorp fined $5,500 by IMDA for offensive remarks made on drama series
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has announced that it imposed a financial penalty of $5,500 on Mediacorp Pte Ltd (Mediacorp) for breaching the Video-On-Demand Programme Code. An episode of Toggle’s Chinese-language web drama series “I Want To Be A Star”, which was Read More

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Jack’s Place at Paya Lebar suspended for two weeks for cockroach infestation
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The National Environment Agency (NEA) has announced that it will be suspending the licence of Jack’s Place due to cockroach infestation for two weeks from 3 May to 16 May 2017. According to the agency, the food shop, which is located at 60 Read More

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GRAB questioned if drivers can make decision on route to take when ferrying passengers on JustGrab
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

A complaint on taxi driver website has drawn the attention of Grab drivers regarding the issue of whether the taxi drivers are allowed to choose the most efficient route when passengers booked for Just Grab service with fixed price. One of such taxi Read More

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Singaporean tourist badly bitten by komodo dragon in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Labuan Bajo, INDONESIA – A Singaporean tourist was bitten by a komodo dragon in Komodo District in Flores, East Nusa Tenggara Islands, on Wednesday (3 May) at around 8:00am . Kompas reported, head of Komodo National Park, Sudiyono, said that a tourist from Read More

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Facebook to hire 3,000 more people to speed up handling violent posts
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

The giant social media corporation, Facebook will hire 3,000 more people over the next year to speed up the banishment of videos showing murder, suicide and other violent acts posted on Facebook websites. This is an indirect acknowledgement by Facebook that more than Read More

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Four weeks’ jail for Malaysian’s attempt to bribe traffic police officer
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Sang Jia Weng, a Malaysian, on Thursday (4 May) was sentenced to four weeks’ imprisonment for attempting to bribe a Traffic Police Officer. The Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) had received information on 11 January 2017 that Sang, a construction worker working in Singapore, Read More

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United Airlines CEO apologised for series of failures of Flight 3411 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz apologised for a series of failures that led to the 9 April forced removal of passenger David Dao. Mr Dao was forcefully taken off United Express Flight 3411 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago for refusing to disembark Read More

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5 mistakes that could cost you big when sourcing for a video conferencing tool
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by Jessica McClennen The wrong video conferencing tool could land your teams in a world of trouble. if you don’t want to see them having a tough time trying to get things done because of an ineffective video solution, here are a few Read More

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Delay along North South Line on Thursday morning due to train signalling fault
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

This morning during rush hour, Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) announced that its North-South Line (NSL) from Ang Mo Kio to Marina South Pier was experiencing delays due to a train signalling fault. Commuters were asked to add 25 minutes of travelling time. Read More

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