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Mega church New Creation Church buys Star Vista Mall for S$296 million

New Creation Church (NCC) has officially bought The Star Vista Mall via its business arm, Rock Productions, in order “to protect the interest of the church”. On Wednesday (20 November), the megachurch said, “While we had expressed our hope that CapitaLand would remain as the owner and operator of the retail space, we understood that CapitaLand had also initiated a …

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What’s happening in Hong Kong could easily happen in Singapore if we become complacent, says Minister Chan Chun Sing

There will be “grave doubts” about Hong Kong’s future unless calm is restored and constructive actions are taken, said Minister for Trade and Industry Mr Chan Chun Sing on Monday (18 November). Speaking to reporters, Mr Chan said that the ongoing protests in Hong Kong have reached a “breaking point”, adding that Singapore is watching the situation develop “with concerns”. …

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66-year old ‘Parrot Man’ Zeng Guoyuan found dead in Geylang Bahru

The former businessman, Zeng Guoyuan, infamously known as ‘Parrot Man’ was reportedly found dead at the foot of Block 68 in Geylang Bahru. According to Stomp, two people informed the site that the body was found on Saturday night (16 November). A person named Sri saw a police death tent at the foot of Block 68 around 11pm. The other …

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Trust in news falls to 42% this year in Singapore, say Reuters’ report

Overall trust in news in Singapore had decreased since 2018, according to the Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2019 which looked at data from almost 40 countries about how people are getting their news and how much they trust the news in their countries. The report noted that Singapore is a “strategic centre for the English-speaking audience in South East …

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