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Neyla Zannia

Singapore Savings Bonds to be opened to Supplementary Retirement Scheme funds; Individual limit to double to S$200,000

Investors will be able to invest in Singapore Savings Bonds (SSB) using their Supplementary Retirement Scheme (SRS) funds starting from 1 February 2019 with the Individual Limit for SSB will be raised to S$200,000. This was announced by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Monday (17 December), adding that investors will be able to apply for SSB using their SRS …

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Tender called to install 5.5 km of railway noise barriers at 16 locations

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has called a tender to install about 5.5km of railway noise barriers at 16 new locations along elevated railway sections of the North-South and East-West Lines (NSEWL) to reduce noise levels from passing trains by about five to 10 decibels. The authority stated in a press release on Friday (14 November) that this is the third …

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Nine offenders caught with duty-unpaid cigarettes in joint operations by Singapore Customs and HDB

Nine offenders were caught with duty-unpaid cigarettes and issued with composition sums ranging from $500 to $1,900 in two joint operations by the Singapore Customs and the Housing & Development Board (HDB) in Yishun and Sengkang on 6 and 11 December 2018 respectively. In a Facebook post on Friday (14 December), Singapore Customs stated that another offender was caught with duty-unpaid liquor, noting that …

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E-scooter owners can register their devices through LTA’s website or at any SingPost Post Office from 2 Jan next year

Owners of electric scooters (e-scooters) can register their devices through LTA’s website or at any SingPost Post Office starting from 2 January 2019. This was announced by the Land Transport Authority in a press release on Wednesday (12 December). It added that the registration fee of $20 will be waived for e-scooters registered by 31 March 2019 so as to encourage owners …

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BPLRT network to close earlier at 11.30pm daily starting from 13 January to enable SMRT to intensify and accelerate renewal works

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) announced in a press release on Wednesday (12 December) that Bukit Panjang LRT (BPLRT) network will close earlier at 11.30 pm daily starting from Sunday (13 January) to enable SMRT to intensify and accelerate maintenance and system renewal works. Bombardier, BPLRT’s original equipment manufacturer, will upgrade the network’s power rails system, replace the existing signalling …

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S1 posting results to be released on 19 December

The Secondary 1 (S1) posting results will be released on Wednesday (19 December) at 9.00am, the Ministry of Education (MOE) announced in a press release on Wednesday (12 December). Students will be able to see the results through Short Message Service (SMS) via a local mobile number (if provided by the applicant during the application process, S1-Internet System, and at the …

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