Daily Archives: 2018-12-24

More than 150,000 applications received for Public Transport Vouchers

More than 150,000 applications have been received for this year’s Public Transport Voucher Exercise at the 108 community centres/clubs (CCs) island-wide, as at 12 December 2018. The Ministry of Transport (MOT) shared on Monday that the Government has drawn $9 million from the Public Transport Fund to make available the largest number of Public Transport Vouchers in a single exercise – …

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Netizens rubbish the claim by TODAYonline that readers were divided on views regarding incident where cyclist got sideswiped by lorry at Pasir Ris

On 22nd December, a video of a lorry knocking over a cyclist went viral online and it triggered a fiery debate on whose mistake was it. As reported by TODAYonline, the video was originally uploaded on Roads.sg – a website that runs with user-submitted videos – and it began by showing two cyclists on the road, with one hogging the …

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“Singapore figured very highly as a place from which money laundering occurred”: Veteran business journalist on 1MDB fiasco

Veteran business journalist P. Gunasegaran and his team from the now-defunct online business news portal KINIBIZ suggested in "1MDB: The Scandal That Brought Down a Government" that "Singapore figured very highly as a place from which money laundering occurred". "1MDB: The Scandal That Brought Down a Government" is the first ever book to be written about the 1MDB fiasco. Quoting the …

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