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Govt to look into increasing penalties for drink-driving offences

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: The Government will review the existing penalties for various road traffic offences and in particular, look into increasing penalties for drink-driving related offences that result in death or injury, announced Senior Minister of State for Home Affairs and National Development Desmond Lee on Thursday (Dec 1). 339 more words

Current Affairs

Canadians Forced to pay Carbon Penalties While China Opens More Coal Mines

‘Now is the springtime of coal’: Despite climate change vow, China scrambles to dig more coal

Keith Bradsher — National Post (N.Y. Times) — November 30, 2016… 111 more words

Liberal Watch

Delay of game penalty

In some sports, there is a penalty for delaying the game – deliberately stalling with the intention of using the delay to own advantage. I believe it is in the rule books to keep the games from becoming dull (especially in sports of high-speed actions) and/or unnecessarily prolonged. 557 more words


Penalties For Threats

What are the penalties for light or grave threats? Do you have criminal liability if you threaten to kill someone?

W-8s for U.S. Citizens Abroad: Filing False Information with Non-U.S. Banks

Individuals who do not specialize in U.S. federal tax law, often have little detailed understanding of the U.S. federal “Chapter 3” (long-standing law regarding withholding taxes on non-resident aliens and foreign corporations and foreign trusts) and “ 1,037 more words

Tax Compliance

Riders capping e-scooter speed ahead of new rules

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

E-scooter users who own devices that can travel at excessive speeds have been tuning them back down to the speed limit, ahead of changes to the law expected to kick in next year. 448 more words

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Fewer caught with illegally modified vehicles

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

The number of cases of motorists caught for illegally modifying their vehicles has plunged this year.

Industry players said this is likely due to the harsher penalties introduced by the Land Transport Authority (LTA), as well as greater consumer awareness of the do’s and don’ts. 385 more words

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