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Daily Archives: 2018-10-15

Train service disruption along the East West Line on Monday morning

Commuters on the East-West Line (EWL) trains toward the city experienced train service disruptions on Monday (15 Oct) morning since around 8am. No official information was announced by SMRT on the delay, but a shared information on social media informed that the delay was due to a faulty Platform Screen Doors (PSD) at Jurong East Platform B. Last Thursday (11 …

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Allegations regarding absence of signatures and documentation on certain invoices scrutinised by PRPTC

The court’s attention was shifted to the allegations brought upon by the Pasir Ris-Punggol Town Council (PRPTC) surrounding several invoices as the controversial trial involving three Workers’ Party (WP) Members of Parliament (MPs) entered its fifth day on Thursday (11 Oct). In a cross-examination between Senior Counsel Chelva Retnam Rajah — who represents the three WP MPs, namely former secretary-general Low …

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NTU linguist: Nothing wrong speaking English with Singaporean accent

Dr Tan Ying Ying, an Associate Professor of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies at NTU, wrote a commentary frowning upon some Singaporeans who have gone to lengths to deliberately speak like Westerners. Her article was published on CNA last Sat (13 Oct). “Just like how one can tell if a person is American, British, Filipino, Indian, or French, just from the …

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How to get enough experience to trade the market

As you are preparing to enter the forex market, the first thing you need to know is that the less prior knowledge you have, the more likely you will be to lose money due to poor trading decisions and rookie mistakes. However, that is just par for the course – everybody has to start somewhere. Forex trading can be a …

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How rich do you have to be to own landed property in Singapore?

by ValueChampion While landed properties are some of the most coveted property types in Singapore, their high cost makes them more of a dream than a reality for most Singaporeans. How much do you really need to earn to afford these homes? Read on to find out. One of the most coveted types of real estate property in Singapore is the …

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