Wednesday , 28 June 2017

Tag Archives: Singapore

Parents of boys who died in Tampines accident want to move on

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SINGAPORE — The mother and father of two boys who died in an accident in Tampines final yr have stated they settle for the courtroom’s verdict and now that the case is closed, they need to transfer on. Cement truck driver Munir Mohd Naim was immediately (Jan 27) sentenced to 2 weeks’ jail and banned from driving for 5 years ... Read More »

HSBC does not allow ‘customers from withdrawing their OWN money’

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High road financial institution HSBC has refused to let some clients withdraw giant sums of money over-the-counter until they will show why they want it, studies say. Listeners to BBC Radio A’s Moneybox programme have reported branches demanding proof earlier than permitting clients to withdraw sums starting from £H,000 to £10,000. One listener, Stephen Cotton was refused £S,000 from his account, which he needed ... Read More »

Fire breaks out at The [email protected]

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SINGAPORE – A hearth has damaged out at [email protected] Cantonment Road immediately (Jan 26). According to a report within the Straits Times, two hearth vans, an ambulance and the police are on the scene. Smoke was seen coming from the higher ranges of Blk 1D. A resident stated she initially thought it was the haze, earlier than she realised there ... Read More »

Portable Toilet in the middle of the road along MCE

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SINGAPORE  - A moveable rest room was seen in the midst of the Marina Coastal Expressway (MCE) right now. Citizen is not sure as to how the models acquired there, however Elaine noticed it at round eleven.30am this morning (Jan 25). She stated: “These moveable bogs someway discovered their approach onto the MCE in the present day. I noticed this at round ... Read More »

Fell 19 storeys to his death by hanging bathroom

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SINGAPORE - A development employee fell 19 storeys to his dying after he was hit by a prefabricated rest room unit (above) being lifted by a tower crane on Thursday afternoon. The accident occurred at an HDB development website at Fernvale Street in Sengkang at about P.30pm. Weighing H tonnes, the unit was being lifted by a tower crane guided by ... Read More »

Anton Casey leaves for Perth with family after he was fired

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SINGAPORE - British expat Anton Casey, who in the middle of this week sparked world headlines for his “poor individuals” and “stench of public transport” posts on Facebook, has left the nation. Fired by his employer, wealth administration agency CrossInvest Asia, personal wealth supervisor Casey has packed his luggage for Perth after dwelling in Singapore for the previous 12 years. “This week, ... Read More »

Water tank cleaner dies on the rooftop of NTU hall of residence

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SINGAPORE - A forty nine-yr-previous cleaner collapsed and died on the rooftop of a corridor of residence in Nanyang Technological University (NTU) on Friday afternoon. Mr Ibrahim Moidu, who has labored at water tank sterilising firm YPI Clrwater for about six years, was getting ready to wash a water tank on the prime of the corridor when he complained he felt ... Read More »

Train stalled at Redhill MRT station, passengers asked to exit

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SINGAPORE - A practice stalled at Redhill MRT station on Friday night time, forcing lots of of passengers to disembark. The practice was travelling within the course of Joo Koon on the East-West Line. The incident occurred at about eleven.10pm, in accordance with affected commuters. “The practice door opened and closed for like 10 occasions. Then there was an announcement asking ... Read More »

Accident Scam – Man Hit Vehicle and demand compensation

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SINGAPORE - Has the pretend accident rip-off prevalent in China made its approach to the shores of Singapore? That was the query raised by a driver’s account of one thing comparable that occurred to him on Thursday morning (Jan 23). It has been extensively reported in China lately that a number of people there have tried to say compensation from drivers ... Read More »

Toddler nearly kidnapped in Chinatown

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SINGAPORE - While setting off to do some festive buying at Chinatown earlier as we speak together with her toddler within the stroller, A mom confronted a Chinese man who was making an attempt to grab her telephone. As the commotion was happening, the spouse of the Chinese man pushed the stroller with the toddler strapped in. Filled with worry over ... Read More »