Tag Archives: CASE

Should CASE, an NGO, be given more teeth?

Since the controversy surrounding Mobile Air emerged, the question of whether the Consumers’ Association of Singapore (CASE) is an effective watchdog to protect consumers’ interests have also come into focus. CASE, headed by People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament for Mountbatten, Lim Biow Chuan as president, is – as its name says – registered as an association. In a …

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CASE – “Complains Are So Easy” but how about actions?

By Terry Xu By now, most if not all Singaporeans would have read about the story of how Mr Pham, a Vietnamese tourist was here on holiday with his girlfriend on Nov 3, and had saved up to buy the iPhone 6 for her. After paying $950 for the phone, he was asked to top up $1,500 for warranty. When …

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