Leong Mun Wai removes some allegations from Facebook post
NCMP Leong Mun Wai, removed some allegations from his Facebook post after being called out for “unparliamentary conduct”. The post had questioned the government’s claim that Lee Hsien Yang and Mrs Lee Suet Fern had “absconded”. Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam raised the issue in a ministerial statement, which led Mr Leong to […]
Singapore ranked the top city in Asia for two consecutive years
Singapore has been named the top city in Asia for two consecutive years, and ranked eighth globally in the Global Cities Index report released by global asset management company Schroders on Friday, March 24th. The report evaluates cities based on their economic, environmental, innovation, and transportation performance. Singapore was ranked first in Asia and eighth […]
Uncle Choked and Fainted in Coffee Shop, Rescued by Nearby Clinic Staff
On Tuesday evening, March 21st, at around 6:30 pm, an uncle choked while dining in a coffee shop of block 501 in Jurong West. He then fainted and fell to the ground, hitting his head and suffering from a cut that caused bleeding. Staff from a nearby clinic rushed to the scene upon hearing the […]
Residents of Bukit Panjang hit by second water supply disruption in three months.
Residents of the Build-to-Order (BTO) project in Bukit Panjang were hit by their second water supply disruption in just three months. This time, the outage lasted for three hours on Sunday, March 19, leaving residents frustrated and inconvenienced. It is the second water supply disruption since they moved in about a year ago. The town […]
Taiwan shipping company Evergreen giving their workers bonus AGAIN! This time 11-month!
HUAT AH! Evergreen Marine WAN SUI! Tia gong the Taiwanese shipping giant is going to reward their workers again, with mid-year bonuses worth another 10 to 11 months of salary. If you remember, just last December hor, they gave their workers massive year-end bonuses worth up to 52 months’ pay sia. According to The Straits […]
41-year-old woman complains about being molested by her teacher 24 years ago
A 41-year-old woman has alleged that she was molested by a male teacher in a famous school when she was studying. After 24 years, the police intervened after receiving the report and arrested the teacher for investigation. A reporter from Shin Min Daily News got in touch with the woman involved in the incident. During […]
Really meh? Did Cha Joo-young really bare her chest in Netflix drama ‘The Glory’?
If you haven’t watched Netflix’s ‘The Glory’ starring Song Hye Kyo, Lee Do Hyun, and more, then you might need to up your game a bit liao. It’s like the hottest topic in town leh! In particular, one scene, which features Cha Joo-young who is acting as an air stewardess Choi Hye-jeong her arguing with […]
Woman pays $10,000 deposit to rent flat in Woodlands, but end up unit already rented out to someone else
A woman paid over $10,000 to rent a unit in Woodlands, but she only found out one month later that the flat had been leased to someone else instead. According to Zaobao, the woman, known as Jin Yan, had signed a lease for a four-room unit at Block 845 Woodlands Street 32 for $3,300 a […]
Fewer employers are discriminating against ex-offenders and inmates, but more needs to be done
You know NTUC has been engaging different groups of workers through Every Worker Matters Conversations right? Recently they just engaged our ex-offenders and inmates with Yellow Ribbon Singapore (YRSG) and Singapore Prison Services (SPS). The first session was held on 13 January 2023 and was attended by almost 140 participants comprising ex-offenders, employers, aftercare partners […]
“Cleaners don’t deserve to be attacked”, says Tin Pei Ling after a Bangladeshi cleaner kena attacked in MacPherson
A cleaner working at MacPherson’s estate has been attacked by a member of the public. In an Instagram post uploaded on 9 March, Member of Parliament (MP) for MacPherson Single Member Constituency (SMC) Ms Tin Pei Ling shared that a town council cleaner working in the estate has been attacked by a man. Man who […]