Daily Archives: 2019-02-07

Presence of opposition party leaders at Dr Tan Cheng Bock’s residence makes waves across social media

The presence of leaders and high profile figures from various opposition parties at former People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament and Progress Singapore Party founder Tan Cheng Bock’s Chinese New Year open house this year has made waves across social media.  The formation of the new alternative party, which involved “twelve likeminded Singaporeans”, among which included “some ex PAP cadres”, …

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International Living says Malaysia’s healthcare is best in the world for expat retirees

Malaysia has been ranked as the world’s best destination for healthcare according to the International Living (IL) Annual Global Retirement Index 2019. Scoring 95 out of 100, the healthcare service in Malaysia is described as ‘simply world class with up-to-date and sophisticated infrastructure’. According to IL, Malaysia’s 13 Joint Commission International (JCI) – the gold standard in healthcare assessment around …

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Netizens annoyed with government’s move to stop Mandai Crematorium workers from receiving red packets

Crematorium workers who take red packets from grieving families and funeral directors who pass them on to workers are now in trouble with the authorities for this practice at the government-run Mandai Crematorium. Last week, more than 20 employees from private funeral businesses and crematorium workers have reportedly been questioned by the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB), said Shin Min …

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