Viral ‘Newspaper-Stuffed Wall’ Video Triggers Netizen Rants On HDB’s Facebook

'Newspapers In Wall' Clip Triggers Netizens A viral video surfaced on Facebook last Thursday showing newspapers stuffed inside a HDB balcony wall. Triggering concerns among Singaporean netizens, the video garnered around 200,000 views as of 19 Aug (Sun). The video has since been taken down, but several netizens who downloaded the video...

Spot Scams Like A Pro: How To Not Fall Prey To An Email Scam

Email Claiming To Be From POSB Shows How Realistic Scams Can Appear A new email from "Posb Bank Ltd." claims that the Monetary Authority of Singapore requires customers to update their details with the bank. To tech-savvy Singaporeans, one look at the dubious email and it's clear that it's a scam. But...

9 Food Scares In Singapore That Shook Us, Including Dog And Cat Meat Satay

Food Scares Singaporeans Had To Live Through There is only one thing that unites Singaporeans so quickly and passionately -- food. And if something goes wrong with our food, we'll compulsively mash the share buttons on Facebook. But thank goodness most of them turned out to be scams and no one was...

CNBC Reporter’s Experiment On SG’s Low Crime Rates Results In A Whole Other Offence

CNBC Reporter Proved Singapore Is Safe And Proved He Doesn't Know How To Order From A Hawker Centre The Little Red Dot have long been listed as one of safest countries in the world -- so many times that it no longer comes as a surprise to Singaporeans. However, for...

MOF Used Influencers To Promote Budget 2018, Results In Typos And Cringy Instagram Posts

MOF's Instagram Marketing Campaign Turns Out More Cringy Than Expected The Ministry of Finance (MOF) deserve likes for using Instagram to draw younger Singaporeans to be more involved with Budget 2018. After all, influencers now dominate the social media landscape and - on paper - seem like a perfect fit...

LTA Only Fixed Misaligned Shelter After 6-Month Delay Due To Viral Photo

LTA's Misaligned Shelter In Jurong West Was Only Fixed When Picture Went Viral What's the point of a shelter if it doesn't do its job? This was the question on every Singaporean's mind after seeing the mind-boggling picture taken in Jurong West on Facebook last Saturday (13 Jan).  A misaligned shelter was...

11 Most Memorable MRT Incidents That Happened In 2017

Look Back At One Of SMRT's Most Infamous Years Involving Disruptions, Reptiles And More It really hasn't been the best year for SMRT, has it? From the infamous tunnel flooding to the train collision at Joo Koon, surely CEO Desmond Kuek - and more importantly, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan -...

This Cockroach Infested Flat In Singapore Is The Stuff Of Nightmares

Cockroach Infested Flat in Singapore If you're terrified of cockroaches, this is for sure going to be your worst nightmare come alive. A video has been circulating online of a cockroach infested flat, most likely in Singapore. Pretty much every surface imaginable is covered in thousands of cockroaches. It almost sounds ridiculously unbelievable...

7 JB Petrol Station Murder Suspects Found In Singapore Just Days After Video Goes...

Taman Pelangi Shell Station Murder Suspects Flee To Singapore, Only To Be Arrested Of all the places they could have escaped to, suspects of the Johor Bahru petrol station murder decided to hide in one of Malaysia's smallest neighbours - Singapore. That's right, our tiny island. Now before you rush to hide your...

Scammer Transfers Money To Victim’s Account First, Then Asks For It Back With Interest

Scammer Sends Victim Money First, In Order To Steal It Back With Interest In the good ole' days, scamming used to be so straightforward. You'd receive a spam email requesting that you transfer money to an unknown account for compelling reasons. Scammers these days, however, are coming up with ingenious new ways...

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