Daily Archives: 2017-11-15

DHL supports Gewandhausorchester Leipzig on its tour of Europe and Asia

DHL Trade Fair & Events, a unit of DHL Global Forwarding, Freight, is once again supporting the renowned Gewandhausorchester in 2017 as Official Logistics Partner on its current international concert tour. The extensive tour, which is taking the orchestra across Europe and Asia for 17 special concerts, debuted in London on October 22 and will play its finale on 17 …

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Can the Worker’s Party reinvent itself?

by David Lim Now that Low Thia Kiang has announced that he is stepping down as Secretary-General of the Worker’s Party, paving an open pathway for leadership renewal, and offering an opening for some directional change, a key question remains whether the party can reinvent itself so that it can compete successfully in future elections. As it arrives on the cusp …

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Things always happen after Khaw opens his big mouth

by Chen GJ 15 November morning, I was riding the MRT towards Joo Koon from Pioneer. I was at the front cabin of the train that almost reached Joo Koon MRT. At exactly 8.20 am, there was a loud bang, and a violent shaking threw everyone onto the floor. The lights also suddenly went out. I almost thought we were …

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NSL, EWL and CCL under SMRT, all down with severe disruption on the same morning

Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) reported this morning that two of its lines, Circle Line (CCL) and East-West Line (EWL) were experiencing delays. CCL experienced signal fault resulting in a huge backload of passengers while EWL had a train collision at Joo Koon resulting in commuters and staff injured. North-South Line had complaints of delay, likely as a result of …

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Should you pay your rent with a credit card?

by Value Penguin In Singapore, two startups have been receiving a lot of attention by allowing consumers to use credit cards to pay for big-ticket expenses like rent and income tax. While the prospect of earning miles on your rent payment may sound attractive, however, paying rent with a credit card is actually quite expensive and not worth pursuing for most consumers. In …

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DHL announces additional €335 million expansion of its strategic Central Asia Hub in Hong Kong to bolster regional trade

DHL Express, the world's leading international express services provider, today announced a €335 million expansion plan for its Central Asia Hub (CAH), in partnership with the Airport Authority Hong Kong. This expansion brings DHL's commitment to this strategic hub to over €520 million, making it the largest infrastructural investment by DHL Express in Asia Pacific to date. The expansion is …

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