Daily Archives: 2018-04-24

    A giant in our political struggle for independence
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Dr Poh Soo Kai SAID ZAHARI was my comrade in Changi in our long years of imprisonment without trial when we were both arrested under the Preservation of Public Security Ordinance on 2 February 1963. The reason for our arrest, code-named Operation Read More

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    Can Dr Janil Puthucheary tell us if his father was a communist?
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Teo Soh Lung I am sure Dr Janil Puthucheary knows as many victims of Operation Coldstore as me because his father Mr Dominic Puthucheary and uncle, the late Mr James Puthucheary were also victims. I do not know if Dominic Puthucheary was Read More

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    Four ways of saving on baby formulas
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by ValuePenguin It’s easy to want to overspend on your newborn baby. Afterall, what is more important than your child? However, many companies catering to new parents have also exploited this tendency to reap huge profits over the years. For example, the average price Read More

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    HDB Chief refuses to answer opposition member’s question on planning principle behind high population density
    By Correspondent Published on by Correspondent 0

    At the 3rd IPS lecture on “Shaping The Future of Heartland Living” in NUS yesterday evening (23 Apr), HDB Chief Cheong Koon Hean refused to answer question posed by former opposition candidate for Hong Kah, Ravi Philemon. Mr Philemon used to be the Read More

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    NUS to meet students over objections towards move to go completely cashless in upcoming academic year
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    National University of Singapore (NUS) will be meeting some students in response to objections raised in regards to the campus’ move to go completely cashless in the upcoming new academic year. NUS student, Gwee Xu Suan Tiffany shared on her Facebook page earlier Read More

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    Six ways to level up skillsets for free
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Singsaver.com.sg Enhance your knowledge in a diversity of areas, from digital marketing to culture, without paying a cent To live a rewarding life, you need to constantly strive to be better. We’re not talking about competing in the rat race. After all, where’s Read More

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    Personal loan “interest rate war”? What it means for consumers
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by ValuePenguin Since March 2017, 3-month SIBOR rates increased from 0.94% to 1.45%. SIBOR (Singapore Interbank Offered Rate) measures the cost of borrowing for banks, businesses and individuals. Typically, when market interest rates rise, we would expect the interest rates of financial products to Read More

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    SBS Transit deepens ties with Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation and invests in predictive maintenance to further improve rail reliability
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    SBS Transit announced that it deepened the strong ties with the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC) and Metro Consulting Service Ltd (MCS) through a memorandum of understanding aimed at strengthening its engineering and maintenance capabilities as it works towards the 1,000,000 train-km Mean Kilometre Between Read More

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    Will your FDW insurance cover you in these emergencies
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by ValuePenguin The reason why news of domestic worker mishaps spread so quickly is not just due to their shocking nature—often, the victims of these stories end up with exorbitant medical or liability costs. In most cases, your full-time domestic worker’s toothaches, flu or Read More

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    Former domestic worker of Changi Airport Group Chairman stands trial for alleged theft
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    An Indonesian domestic worker who served the household of Changi Airport Group chairman Liew Mun Leong stood in court to face the four theft charges filed against her on Monday. According to the charge sheets, Ms Parti Liyani, 44, allegedly stole items worth Read More

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