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MINDEF becomes first organization to be legally protected from the new Harassment Act

The Singapore Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) has become the first organization in Singapore to be protect from the newly enacted 6-month old Harassment Act. The Harassment Act was popularly known to protect individuals, have today protected the Singapore military stat board MINDEF. The first individual to be protected from the Harassment Act was blogger Xiaxue, who applied for a...

MHA: Singapore cannot take in asylum seekers

The Singapore Government Ministry of Home Affairs published a press release yesterday claiming that the island state is not in a position to take in asylum seekers. "As a small country with limited land, Singapore is not in a position to accept any persons seeking political asylum or refugee status, regardless of their ethnicity or place of origin" This press release...

500 residents complain against Trivelis DBSS

A premium Design, Build, Sell Scheme (DBSS) flat development at Clementi is facing complaints by as much as 500 buyers. Trivelis DBSS is a 888-unit, three 40-storey condominium located at Clementi Avenue 4 with 3-room flats going at $470,000 and 4-room flats going at $650,000. DBSS flats are supposed to come with superior finishing and designs over their cheaper Built-to-Order counterparts. However...

Timeline proof of Ministry of National Development’s unruly demands

What really transpired between the Ministry of National Development (MND) and the Workers' Party Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol-East Town Council (AHPETC)? Recently we see the Singapore Government MND throwing a lot of sensational accusations at AHPETC, like "technically insolvent" and "failed to take up the offer by MND". You have been hearing a lot of stories from the 154th ranking Singapore mainstream media,...

Allegation: This YPAP Member embezzled company’s funds and cheated bank with doctored documents

A 22 year old Young PAP member serving in Aljunied, Mr Lim Kun Yun aka Edison David Lim has allegedly cheated Mr Gary Liu of $24,380. According to Mr Liu, Mr Lim goes around getting people to invest in his company, collecting investments and instead of accounting for the money he collected in his company's name, he embezzled the...

Amos Yee manipulates mainstream media with allegation of molest

Tabloids are fascinating creatures of habit. They stalk, they harass and they gobble up almost anything you give them. Today, this was exactly what happened when Amos Yee alleged that he was molested by his bailor, Vincent Law—they gobbled it up, hook, line and sinker. It is a sad state of affairs when reporters are willing to pick up almost...

Singapore Mainstream Media interviewed Amos Yee’s Grandmother

The Singapore mainstream media, Today, featured an interview with controversial 16 year old YouTuber Amos Yee's grandmother. Reporter Yvonne Lim interviewed Amos Yee's paternal grandmother to obtain comments about her comments on her grandson. Many Singaporeans have taken to Facebook to criticize the Singapore mainstream media over this report: "Honestly, TODAY, you are just embarrassing yourself. what a sorry ass article, designed to...

New condo in Jurong West to launch prices 6% cheaper than its neighbour

A new Executive Condominium (EC) project in Jurong West, the Westwood Residences, will be open for booking with prices up to 6% cheaper than a nearby EC project launched 6 months ago in November 2014. The Westwood Residences have an indicative price of S$800 per square foot (psf) compared to its newly launched neighbour, the Lake Life EC, which started...

ComfortDelgro post record Q1 profit after raise in taxi and bus revenue

Singapore's public transport conglomerate which own Singapore Bus Service (SBS), ComfortDelgo, has posted a record S$67.6 million profit in the three months ended March. This result is 5% better than the same quarter a year ago. The record profit posted is built by higher revenue from public buses, public trains and taxis. Train ridership for the North-East line increased by...

New Citizen Grassroot Leader: Amos Slapper Neo was just doing his brotherly duty to teach Amos a lesson

He is a grassroots leader in Tanjong Pagar GRC and he is a new citizen... (he's the guy on the left) His comment appeared here. You can find several other comments there, hailing the Amos Slapper as a national hero. While what Amos did was obviously wrong, is it right to forgive the Amos Slapper, Mr Neo Gim Huah for resorting to violence...

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