Daily Archives: 2017-07-14

Singapore’s Speak Mandarin Campaign clown show moment

by Vernon Chan A funny thing happened on the launch of the 2017 edition of the Speak Mandarin Campaign. The poster, unveiled at the official launch by a minister on 12 July, promotes the 2017 slogan for the campaign, which should translate as “Listen, speak, read, write”. Except that the third character 渎 isn’t the one for “read” 读. The …

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LTA conducting investigation for collapsed viaduct structure at Changi

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) is conducting investigation into the collapsed section of the viaduct structure between two piers collapsed at the worksite where the new road viaduct from TPE (Changi) to PIE (Westbound) is being constructed. The incident that took place at 3.30am on Friday morning resulted in one death and ten injuries. All injured workers were sent to Changi …

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