Daily Archives: 2018-01-24

    Malaysiakini meets fund raising target of RM$350,000 to pay cost and damages in defamation suit
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Malaysiakini, Malaysia’s leading independent news agency, has raised RM350,000 (S$117,631) it had urgently needed for its legal defence fund. In a post written to thank all of the contributors, the agency stated that the sum was raised in just 12 days through direct bank deposit, credit Read More

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    Why experts advise against wiping out your CPF to buy your first home
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by ValuePenguin Buying one’s own home is one of the most monumental moments in anyone’s life. While Singapore’s HDB has kept housing prices relatively affordable compared to other urban areas around the world, it’s still very difficult for most people to shell out Read More

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    POSB new notes pop-up ATMs return for convenience of customers preparing for CNY
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    DBS/POSB is providing a hassle-free experience for its commuters to withdraw and collect new and good-as-new notes for this coming Chinese New Year with the return of POSB new notes pop-up ATMs. It will also be rolling out an online reservation system on 29 January. According Read More

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    “Fake news” versus “Fake statistics”
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    A friend asked me – with all the hoohah on “fake news” – got “fake statistics” or not? Well, from my experience analysing statistics for the last two decades or so – “fake statistics” are very very rare. What we have are often: Read More

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