Malaysia to raise water price, discussion to start this month

After rejecting corrupted Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's invite to a dodgy holiday "leaders' retreat", Malaysia's veteran Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad announced that he...

Minister Amy Khor: No action taken against profiteering operators

When questioned by hawker stall owners what action is the government going to take against profiteering tactics by hawker centre operators, Senior Minister of...

Poverty jumped by 24% in 4 years

According to the latest public assistance statistics by the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF), the number of families dependent on long-term financial...

Temasek Holdings: Electricity tariff to increase by 18.8%

Temasek Holdings-owned monopoly power supplier SP Group yesterday (Sep 29) announced that the increase for the next three months from Oct to Dec will...

Government to force 200 coffee shops offer cashless transactions

In a press release by HDB, NEA and JTC Corporation, some 245 coffee shops will have to offer cashless transactions under their appointed-contractor NETs....

Cost of living to increase further due to Smart Nation’s cashless payment

When interviewed by local state media Straits Times, most Singapore businesses revealed that they are passing the cashless payment surcharge to customers. Ranging from...

Straits Times: Cost of living increase because Singaporeans are jealous of the rich

<Pic: Lee Hsien Loong on his US$65 million Gulfstream private jet> With no credible scholars or economists praising Lee Hsien Loong's address on cost of...

Minister Chan Chun Sing: Electricity and water price increase is just “disproportionate psychologically”

Playing down worries over the double increases in electricity and water prices in July, Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing claimed that...

Minister Lawrence Wong: GST must increase, HSR or not

Despite having saved over S$8 billion for the scrapping of the High Speed Rail, Singapore's Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong declared that GST...

Singaporeans going to IMH increase threefold in 2017

Due to a myriad of social problems from unemployment to work stress, the number of young Singaporeans between the age of 16 to 30...

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Minister Lawrence Wong: We may have to start manufacturing our own masks

Singapore's face masks are seeing a severe shortage, with National Development Minister Lawrence Wong confessing that the country may have to start manufacturing its...

Singapore Changi Airport empty, infected break new high

Singapore's international airport, Changi Airport, has seen its worst tourist turnout ever with the airport seeing only a few passengers on each flight. Foreigners are...

Ministry of Health: Medical supply running out in Singapore

Singapore's medical supplies are running dangerously low, with the Ministry of Health declaring that they have only given 2 weeks' supply of masks, gowns...