Thursday , 22 February 2018

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China to build high-speed rail to Singapore, via Laos

SINGAPORE – China is giving a steely infrastructural hug to its southeast Asian neighbors, with plans to roll out an enormous excessive-velocity rail system to crisscross Laos, Thailand, and Malaysia en path to Singapore. Laos, which at present boasts a humble two miles of functioning railway monitor, is in for a little bit of a shock. The Lao authorities, the ... Read More »

2 Citibank employees in Singapore infected with H1N1

SINGAPORE — Two Citibank staff engaged on the twenty second flooring of its Asia Square workplace have been recognized with Influenza A (H1N1), and one other eight are suspected to be contaminated with the virus, the financial institution stated in an e mail despatched to its employees yesterday. In the e-mail, Citibank stated the affected employees have been on medical ... Read More »

Thailand’s prime minister insisted she wouldn’t quit

BANGKOK — Thailand’s prime minister insisted in the present day (Jan 14) she wouldn’t give up as protesters in search of her ouster blocked key roads within the coronary heart of Bangkok for a second day, leaving the nation’s political disaster firmly deadlocked. The demonstrators had pledged to “shut down” the town of 12 million individuals, however life in a ... Read More »

Legs bared around the world for annual ‘No Pants’ commute

Bare legs and briefs crammed practice automobiles from Sydney to New York Sunday as passengers traveled trouserless — scary laughs and perplexed appears — for the thirteenth annual “No Pants Subway Ride.” Commuters in some 60 cities braved public transportation of their underwear for the stunt, which has gone international since its first staging by US group Improv Everywhere in ... Read More »

$4,000 pay job but no takers

SINGAPORE – You would assume that these in search of a job would rush ahead, hoping to be employed. But as one employer has discovered, typically pay isn’t all the things. Ms Choo Hong Eng, fifty nine, the boss of Kwan Inn Vegetarian Food at Geylang East, is best referred to as the “Jackpot Auntie” for donating her slot machine ... Read More »

Police report has been lodged against a twitter account “iamclarena”

SINGAPORE – Police have confirmed that a police report has been lodged in relation to some racially insensitive remarks posted on-line by twitter account “iamclarena’. The posts have been focused at Indians and make insensitive remarks about their look, odor and behavior. Screenshots of the offensive posts have been shared extensively on social media and the twitter account has since ... Read More »

Sex Blogger Vivian Lee wants Alvin Tan back after she slept with his best friend

MALAYSIA – Notorious intercourse blogger Alvin Tan has cut up from associate Vivian Lee after he caught her having intercourse together with his greatest good friend at her condo on Dec 28. Alvin and Vivian, higher generally known as Alvivi, rose to infamy after a weblog containing entries about their sexual exploits was revealed. They are additionally presently dealing with ... Read More »

Samsung is upset with Michael Bay for walking off stage

Michael Bay, a Hollywood director who has directed various blockbusters together with the Transformers collection, apologized on Tuesday (Jan S) for strolling off the stage throughout an occasion for Samsung Electronics on the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. “Wow! I simply embarrassed myself at CES. I was about to talk for Samsung for this superior curved a hundred and ... Read More »

Five Stars Tours ceases operations

SINGAPORE – Police stated they’ve been knowledgeable that Five Stars Tours (Private Limited) has ceased operations. A police report was lodged on the matter. Police additionally suggested members of the general public affected by the company’s closure to stay calm and abide by the regulation. Those in search of civil recourse can strategy the Small Claims Tribunal or CASE. The ... Read More »

Bus operators could be fined S$4,000 for every 6-sec-delay

SINGAPORE — The Land Transport Authority (LTA) shall be conducting a two-yr trial to enhance en-route bus reliability, Minister for Transport  Lui Tuck Yew stated right now (Jan S). The trial will begin subsequent month when some providers will begin to come beneath the framework and can contain 22 bus providers in complete. The framework works on a penalty and ... Read More »