Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan Indirectly Reveals He Won’t Be Getting A Pay Cut

Khaw Boon Wan Says LTA and Ministry Of Transport Not At Fault For MRT Tunnel Flooding During Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan's Ministerial Statement in Parliament on Tuesday (7 Nov), it was revealed that the salaries of SMRT's senior management will be under review. SMRT Chairman Mr Seah Moon Ming revealed...

Health Senior Minister Of State Chee Hong Tat Suggests WP’s Leon Perera Has Vested...

Health SMS Chee Hong Tat Insinuates NCMP Leon Perera Has A Vested Interest In Advocating E-Cigarettes Things got pretty heated between Senior Minister of State (SMS) For Health Chee Hong Tat and Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) Leon Perera in a parliamentary debate about the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and...

8 Revelations At Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan’s Ministerial Statement On 7 Oct’s MRT...

Khaw Boon Wan Reveals SMRT's Investigations Regarding The Flood & The Future Of SMRT In Parliament He has finally spoken -- and in Parliament nonetheless. Aside from the post-flood press conference, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan had remained relatively mum about the MRT tunnel flooding incident which occurred on 7 Oct. That is...

ArtScience Museum’s New Exhibition Features Strange Treasures From London’s Natural History Museum

ArtScience's "Treasures Of The Natural World" Exhibition Starts From 25 Nov 2017 On 25 Nov, a 2000-year-old mummified cat, a cursed amethyst, and giant fossilized trilobites will make landfall in Singapore as part of London's Natural History Museum's collaboration with the ArtScience Museum in an exhibition entitled "Treasures Of The Natural World". The carefully...

Paradise Papers Leak – Singapore Firm Asiaciti Trust’s Involvement Largely Ignored By Local Media

Singapore Company Asiaciti Trust In Involved In Paradise Papers Leak The Paradise Papers published by German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung has dominated the global Twittersphere since Sunday (5 Nov), implicating everyone from the Queen Elizabeth II to the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. But a Singapore-based company, Asiaciti Trust may have a larger role to...

Desmond Kuek Talked About SMRT’s Cultural Issues Back In 2012, One Month After His...

Desmond Kuek Is Still Talking About Cultural Issues At SMRT, 5 Years Later On 16 Oct, SMRT CEO Desmond Kuek - alongside Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan and SMRT Chairman Seah Moon Ming - held a dialogue session with the media to address one of the biggest train faults this...

Carbon Tax Is Coming To Singapore In 2019 And You Can Tell The Government...

Singapore To Implement Carbon Tax By 2019 And We Will Pay Higher Electricity Tariffs A draft carbon taxation bill mysteriously appeared on government feedback website Reach as part of a second round of public consultation led by the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources last Tuesday (31 Oct). If you're a concerned citizen...

Singaporean Law Firm Labels Client As ‘Stupid’ For Failing To Provide Preferred Meeting Time

Vexus Law LLC Tells Customer To Stop Being "Stupid" And To Find Another Lawyer To Entertain Her "Bullshit" Lawyers are the people that society turns to whenever they need to settle disputes in court. However, what happens when a lawyer is the one creating a dispute with you? Well, that...

South China Morning Post Says Singaporeans To Blame For Migrant Workers’ Casino Addiction

Hong Kong Newspaper Says Singapore's Lack Of Entertainment Drove Migrant Workers To Casinos  First they called our trains a laughing stock, now this. Hong Kong's South China Morning Post (SCMP) is criticising our country again. On Sunday (5 Nov), they published an article talking about the increase in migrant workers becoming gambling...

SMRT CEO Desmond Kuek Offers Amnesty To Rail Staff Who Own Up To Slacking...

SMRT Says They Will Not Penalise Staff Who Admit That They 'Chao Keng' "Own up by 3rd Nov and you will not be penalised." That is the ultimatum issued by SMRT before it conducts a wide-scale inspection on whether its rail staff have been cutting corners during work. SMRT's move comes...