Month: November 2019

AHTC votes not to require recusal of Sylvia Lim and Low Thia Khiang from financial matters of town council

Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) has resolved that Workers’ Party Members of Parliament, Ms Sylvia Lim and Mr Low Thia Khiang…

Facebook corrects post under Singapore disinformation law

Facebook published a correction on a user’s post Saturday following a demand from Singapore, the first time a tech giant…

Introduction of SERS Plus, Universal Sale and Lease Back Scheme among proposals in WP's new housing policy paper

The introduction of SERS Plus and a Universal Sale and Lease Back Scheme (USB) are among several alternatives listed in…

Public condemns MOE for being cruel to kids for withholding result slips over unpaid school fees

A member of the public Mr K Ramakrishnan wrote to ST Forum today (30 Nov) condemning the Ministry of Education…

Govt must set up necessary training programs for S'poreans in fields frequently filled by foreign workers: PVP chief

The Government must set up “necessary training programs” to train Singaporeans for jobs often filled by foreign workers and “which…

Police investigating Trans-Cab driver captured in two viral videos, for road rage and criminal intimidation

The Singapore Police Force has said that they are investigating the Trans-Cab driver who was captured in two videos that…

“问候他人长辈”火爆德士司机 警已介入调查

此前社交媒体流传一段视频,显示一名戴口罩德士司机,不知何故出言不逊,且不断敲击一辆轿车的车镜,甚至一度踹踢车门,情绪激动。 影片是由一名轿车司机拍摄,疑这位司机遇到“路怒”事件,他拍摄一名戴口罩男子,不知何故接连徒手敲击该名轿车司机的车镜,间中不断比中指,还叫嚷“XX妈”,“出来!”。 而在另一则流传视频,同样的戴口罩司机似乎又和乘客发生口角,同样“问候别人长辈”。他的行径也引来网民热议,有者认为这属于路怒事件,向警方举报。 据了解,警方在其中一则回复留言中表示,警方证实一位42岁德士司机,涉及两起路怒事件,一起发生于本月22日,在巴德申山一带;以及本月24日,涉及刑事恐吓和故意伤害,警方已展开调查。 与此同时,本社已致函德运德士公司,届时也将纳入该公司对此事件的回应。 https://www.theonlinecitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Sequence-13_1-1.mp4

Singapore tells Facebook to correct post under disinformation law

Singapore authorities Friday ordered Facebook to correct an article on a fringe news site containing “scurrilous accusations” of election rigging,…

New polling booths and self-inking pens to be introduced in the upcoming general election in Singapore

On Friday (29 November), the Elections Depart (ELD) announced that it will be making some changes in the upcoming general…

SDCF has strengthened support for mentally distressed recruits following NSF suicide last year

Support for new recruits who need more help in adjusting to life in the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has…