Current Affairs

Breaking news, hot topics of the day, etc.

Collision between LPG tanker Crystal Sunrise and tanker Astro Saturn
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) released a report of the collision between Singapore-registered LPG tanker, Crystal Sunrise and a westbound Greece-registered tanker, Astro Saturn on Tuesday (17 April) at about 2.30 am. It is said that Crystal Sunrise was picking up Read More

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Daughter asks for witnesses in hit & run case involving e-scooter at Ang Mo Kio
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

An elderly lady was knocked down by an e-scooter rider in a hit and run case at Ang Mo Kio Blk 538 lift lobby on Tuesday (17 April) at 5.25 pm and her daughter is calling for witnesses. Sharon Lim wrote on her Read More

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Parents to seek follow-up actions following e-scooter accident at Pasir Ris
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Police Force had earlier announced on Friday (13 April) that a 24-year-old man has been arrested over a case of rash act causing hurt along Pasir Ris Drive 1 on Thursday night and an 11-year-old girl was also consciously taken to KK Women’s and Read More

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Kuek steps down as CEO after making at least $10M from SMRT
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It has been reported that SMRT Chief Desmond Kuek is stepping down after 5.5 years at the helm. Another ex-Chief of Defence Force Neo Kian Hong is taking over him. When Kuek was appointed CEO of SMRT in Oct 2012 to replace former Read More

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Desmond Kuek to step down as SMRT’s CEO
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) chief executive Desmond Kuek is said to step down after five-and-half-years at the helm and former chief of defence force Neo Kian Hong is expected to be his successor. Currently, Mr Neo is permanent secretary for defence development. Read More

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Temasek signs agreement to buy nearly $5 billion worth of shares from Bayer
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Bayer announced that the Singapore investment company Temasek Holdings has signed an agreement on Monday (16 April) to subscribe to 31 million new shares of Bayer, corresponding to around 3.6 percent of the capital stock, for total gross proceeds of 3 billion euros (S$4.9 Read More

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Police claims incident between Caltex pump attendant and BMW driver as just a case of miscommunication
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Police Force (SPF) has expressed its views on Monday (16 April) that the incident between an elderly pump attendant of Caltex petrol station and a BMW driver was just a case of miscommunication which took place at the kiosk in Tampines Avenue Read More

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PAP MP Tan Wu Meng attacked by resident during MPS, light injuries sustained
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Jurong GRC MP Tan Wu Meng is reported to have been attacked by a resident during his Meet-the-People (MPS) session in Clementi on Monday night (16 April) and was left with light injuries. Dr Tan told local media that he was talking to Read More

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Oxford Project Southeast Asia calls on Select Committee to issue immediate and public apology for unacceptable treatment of Dr Thum
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Trustees of Oxford Project Southeast Asia have signed a joint statement to express “in the strongest possible terms our concern regarding the treatment of Dr PJ Thum in recent hearings of the Singapore government’s Select Committee on Deliberate Online Falsehood”. In the statement, Read More

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The question that is not answered, who instructed the floodlights to be auto turned off at 9pm?
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Following the report made by TOC on 15 April, Straits Times followed up with its report with quotes from various agencies about the cancellation of the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) Centre of Excellence U-19 match between Warriors FC and a FAS U-19 Read More

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