Day: 30 January 2020

Ministry of Communications and Information lifts temporary exemption of internet intermediaries from POFMA requirements

The Ministry of Communications and Information has just announced the lifting of temporary exemption of Facebook, Google Search, Baidu, Twitter,…

Singapore-based Australian paedophile sentenced to 35 years jail term by Melbourne court

  Boris Kunsevitsky, an Australian paedophile based in Singapore, has been jailed for sexually exploiting dozens of children around Southeast…

Netizens’ reactions towards MOE’s decision not to delay schools reopening

At the moment, the Ministry of Education (MOE) believes the decision to delay the opening of schools is unnecessary as…

Suspected coronavirus case at Tiong Bahru Plaza baby clinic tests negative

A patient at a Tiong Bahru Plaza baby clinic tested negative for coronavirus on Thu evening (29 Jan) following a…

Three more confirmed cases of Wuhan virus; 13 confirmed cases in Singapore so far

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced on Thursday (30 Jan) that another three people have been confirmed to be…

Top 5 APAC Countries for Legal Cannabis

by ValueChampion The global legal cannabis market is projected to reach US$97.35 billion by the end of 2026. More than 50 countries worldwide now permit…

PM Lee says that the Government will “do more if necessary” and continue to monitor the Wuhan virus situation in Singapore

On Tuesday (28 January), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong took to his Facebook to reveal that the Government will continue…

WHO revises Wuhan virus threat as “high” global health risk; comes under fire for “incorrect” assessment

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has come under fire for its handling of the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak that has caused…

MOM: Resident employment growth slowed somewhat in 2019 alongside increased unemployment

Despite the slightly slower employment growth, more Singapore residents still held jobs at the end of 2019. According to preliminary…

High Court ruling pacifies home buyers as condo developers go bankrupt

After a developer went bankrupt, home buyers who have been left hanging will get priority claims to their incomplete homes…