Daily Archives: 2018-01-11

OCBC OHR Mortgage Rate – How does it work?

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited (OCBC) launched its OHR Home Loan in early October 2017. OHR stands for OCBC Home Rate. OHR home loan rates are based on OHR + spread while OHR is based on the long term average, 12-year moving average of the 1-month and 3-month SIBOR (Singapore Interbank Offered Rate) as a reference. How does OCBC OHR Home …

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Select Committee formed to study how to manage deliberate online falsehoods

It is revealed on Thursday (11 January) that the Committee of Selection in Parliament has announced the members comprising the Select Committee set up chosen to study how to manage the issue of deliberate online falsehoods in Singapore. As proposed earlier by the Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam, the composition of the Select Committee to be a default position is …

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Five money-saving hacks on your beauty and skincare spending

by ValuePenguin It’s always easy to overspend on beauty and skin products. After all, skin and face is some of the most intimate body parts that shape people’s self image. Who doesn’t want to achieve the best representation of themselves? But, there are also smart ways of saving on your beauty expenditures without compromising on your skincare quality. If you find …

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FEVER ROOM: Blurs the lines of reality and fantasy, bringing audiences on a multi-sensory journey

FEVER ROOM, by internationally acclaimed filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul is set to be premiered here in Singapore by TheatreWorks Curators Academy. The first South East Asian winner of the Palme d’Or, the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival, Apichatpong Weerasethakul is one of the most original and exciting voices in contemporary art today. Apichatpong makes his first incursion into …

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Singaporean man turns himself in after 21 years on the run

A Singaporean man, Tan Say Wee, 46, turned himself in after 21 years on the run and was convicted of four counts of committing forgery for the purpose of cheating, and another four counts of taking part in a conspiracy to commit such crimes, as well as another 10 counts of similar offences which were taken into account during sentencing. The …

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