Neyla Zannia

Thomson-East Coast Line may be extended to Changi Airport

At the ground-breaking ceremony of the East Coast stretch of Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) at the Marina Parade project site on Thursday (July 21), the Minister for Transport, Khaw Boon Wan stated that there is a possibility of extending the TEL from Sungei Bedok to the upcoming Terminal 5 of Changi Airport. “It would provide a direct connection from the …

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Fourth suspect of “DHL scam” arrested by police

The police said on Tuesday (July 19) that a fourth suspect of the DHL parcel scam has been arrested on Monday. A 32-year-old woman had earlier reported the police that she had a phone call from a person who pretended to be a staff from DHL. The caller said that she had a parcel contained illegal goods and the parcel was being …

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47-year-old man charged for murder at Boat Quay pub

A 47-year-old man has been charged with a murder of a 55-year-old-man at  Boat Quay pub. Thennarasu Karupiah is being accused of causing the death of Mr Arokiasamy Paul Rajoo. The murder took place at Taj Mahal Bollywood Music Lounge, on the third level at 61 Boat Quay last Wednesday. The court charged Mr Thennarasu, who was arrested by the SPF …

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MoU signed by Singapore and Malaysia for double-track High Speed Rail

This afternoon, the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the High-Speed Railway project that will link Singapore and Malaysia was signed by representatives from the two neighbouring countries. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Singapore Prime Minister (PM) Lee Hsien Loong and his Malaysian counterpart Najib Razak. The ceremony was held at PM Najib official residence at Sri Perdana, Putrajaya after …

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Copyright holders urged Google to remove 500 million infringing links

More than 500,000,000 allegedly infringing links on internet search engine, Google were asked to be removed by the copyright holders. The number of the links being reported during early six months of 2016 has almost reached the amount of the reports made the entire year of 2015. In the updated “How Google Fights Piracy” report, Google, the company claims that …

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WDA warns public of new scam on SkillsFuture credit, offering vouchers in exchange for sign ups

The Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) said on July 15 that it has been alerted to a training organisation which is offering vouchers in exchange for individuals signing up for their courses and claiming their SkillsFuture Credit via SingPass. Writing on its Facebook page, it wrote, “WDA takes a serious view of any individual or organisation that abuses the SkillsFuture Credit scheme …

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