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Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam made this point on Monday as he opened the Singapore-France Innovation Forum 2017. The forum was held in conjunction with French President Francois Hollande’s visit to Singapore, marking the first state visit to Singapore by France. 323 more words

Money Matters

Three men charged after 3,934 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes seized

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – Close to 4,000 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes were seized and three men have been charged, following two related operations by Singapore Customs officers on Friday (March 24). 216 more words

Current Affairs

Pandas at it again: Kai Kai and Jia Jia enter mating season

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – Singapore’s only panda family might soon welcome a new member, if Kai Kai and Jia Jia, the two pandas housed at the River Safari’s Giant Panda Forest, successfully mate. 263 more words

Current Affairs

87 arrested in Geylang for selling contraband, vice

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: 87 people were arrested for various offences during a six-day multi-agency operation in Geylang that ended on Sunday (Mar 26). 

The suspects – 53 men and 34 women aged between 17 and 65 – were arrested for offences ranging from the peddling of contraband cigarettes and illegal sexual enhancement drugs, to vice. 119 more words

Current Affairs

Beautifully Restored, Church of Sts Peter and Paul

The air was stuffy, the paint was peeling, the walls were dull and the tiles were uneven. That was the poorly state that the Church of Sts Peter and Paul… 192 more words


Family Fun Day Downtown

One day in December, we all headed downtown to play tourist for a day. There was a museum exhibit we wanted to check out, so we thought we’d see some other sights along the way. 116 more words

We adore Singapore

Here we are in Singapore and back to the usual, diary style blog this time! Hope you enjoyed the change of the Borneo posts though😊 Not only am a blabbermouth in real life, I also seem to have trouble writing things in a condensed manner..! 1,486 more words