Woman Caught Smuggling Counterfeit Bags Tries To Outsmart Customs Officer, Fails Miserably

Woman jailed for smuggling counterfeit goods and asking husband to hide them The day-to-day work of the customs agent at Changi Airport got a bit more exciting when a woman arrived at Singapore in April last year with nearly 500 branded fake goods, ranging from Chanel to Yves Saint Laurent....

15 Cartoons That Have Completely Different Meanings For Kids Vs Adults

Growing Up With Cartoons Growing up, we all probably watched cartoons, unless you were stranded on an island of some sort, like those poor people on Lost. However, viewing a cartoon as an adult can be markedly different from enjoying a cartoon as a kid. What was once cute and funny, can...

Indonesian VP Jusuf Kalla Performs Flip Flop, Wants Singapore’s Help To Solve Haze Problem

Indonesian VP appeals for Singapore's help The Indonesian government is finally open to foreign intervention to help fight forest fires causing regional haze. According to local news agency Antara News, Indonesian Vice-President Jusuf Kalla said this yesterday (27 Sep): Please come, we are open. Singapore can see for itself. Singapore, please come...

Singaporeans, This Is Your New Cabinet

Lee Hsien Loong's 4th cabinet features 2 new faces and 3 Coordinating Ministers 2 weeks after winning 69.9% of the popular vote in the GE2015, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has announced his fourth cabinet on Monday (28 Sept). https://www.facebook.com/ChannelNewsAsiaSingapore/photos/pb.93889432933.-2207520000.1443492990./10153173600677934/?type=3&theater What are the changes? 3 Coordinating Ministers There will be 3 Coordinating Ministers, whose...

Buying Plane Tickets Without Flying Is So Prevalent SPF Have Issued A Warning

Buying airplane tickets to just to meet friends at transit area The Singapore Police Force shared in a Facebook post on Sunday (27 Sept) that there have been nine cases of travellers misusing their boarding pass at Changi Airport since January this year. https://www.facebook.com/singaporepoliceforce/posts/10154326229514408?pnref=story The warning adds that, “hose who abuse their boarding pass...

Young Singaporeans Step Up To Help Fight Haze Through Mask Distribution Efforts

Dedicated youths help out in mask distribution efforts Singapore has been engulfed by smog for about three weeks now, with almost all outdoor activities coming to a halt. Last Friday (25 Sep), with the PSI reading hitting a hazardous level of 316, all primary and secondary schools were closed. At its...

Singaporean Bloggers Lose $1K In Bali Resort, Then Everything Devolves Into Drama

Bloggers complain on social media after losing $1k, villa manager bites back Bali is known for its white sandy beaches and pristine waters, and is basically an island synonymous with paradise. After all, it’s Bali. What could possibly go wrong? Everything, it seems like. According to three Singaporean bloggers, Tricia Ong, Jayne Tham, and...

Here’s How Much The Haze Really Costs Singapore

It's all about that haze As more and more people are coming down with illnesses relating to the haze, people are getting angrier at the Indonesian government, which has refused Singapore's assistance to put out the forest fires causing the haze, even though they're clearly not doing a very good...

Singapore’s Ministers Are Using Facebook To Slam Indonesia For Haze

PSI Levels Soar, Causing Tensions To Boil As the haze situations reach critical levels on Friday (25 Sept), tensions begin to boil. Singapore has been cloaked in smog from Indonesia’s for about three weeks. Primary, secondary and MOE-run kindergartens were closed on Friday as the PSI levels climbed into hazardous levels....