Daily Archives: 2017-06-12

Nasdaq tumbling flags risks ahead
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

By Margaret Yang, CMC Markets Technology giants’ share prices tumbled following Goldman Sachs’ call for vigilance, sending the Nasdaq index down by 1.8% on Friday evening. Profit-taking activities were behind this sell-off, as Goldman Sachs warned that FAANG stocks – Facebook (-3.3%), Amazon Read More

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Open letter to Singapore government from a gay Singaporean son
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by Nathan Lee Dear PM, DPM, Ministers, MPs, NMPS and Dr Tan, I write to you today with a heavy heart. I have been and always will be a Singaporean Son. Someone who has done his part to play a constructive role in Read More

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MHA arrests first female Singaporean for radicalism under the Internal Security Act
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

According to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)’s press release issued on Monday (12 June), it has  detained the first female Singaporean for radicalism under the Internal Security Act (ISA) which allows the state to detain an individual without trial and without a Read More

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Moneylenders’ loans increased by 87%?
By Leong Sze Hian Posted on by Leong Sze Hian 0

I refer to the article “Plunge in number of people with unsecured loans as curbs take effect” (Straits Times, Jun 9). It states that “In March, there were 14,000 borrowers who had racked up unsecured debt of more than 24 times their monthly income Read More

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Massive delay along North-South Line during morning rush hour
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

Commuters rushing for school and work on the North-South line (NSL) were met with an unexpected delay in their morning commute as they tried to assess the situation without any announcement by train operator SMRT. SMRT only made an announcement of the delay Read More

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