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Monthly Archives: February, 2013

[News] Employers to pay S$70 to S$400 more in foreign worker levy

Employers to pay S$70 to S$400 more in foreign worker levy (ChannelNewsAsia) SINGAPORE: Employers will have to pay between S$70 and S$400 more in foreign worker levy within the next … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

[Tech] It’s Official: Google Glass Is Here!

It’s Official: Google Glass Is Here! (Forbes) While Apple iWatch rumors continue to slog their way through the blog-o-sphere, Google has upped the ante. Google’s Glass is not a rumor, … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

[News] MAS Imposes Financing Restrictions on Motor Vehicle Loans

MAS Imposes Financing Restrictions on Motor Vehicle Loans (MAS.gov.sg) Singapore, 25 February 2013 … The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will re-introduce1 financing restrictions on motor vehicle loans granted by … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] More than 20,000 Singapore Citizenship applications approved in 2012

More than 20,000 Singapore Citizenship applications approved in 2012 (Today Online) SINGAPORE — 20,693 Singapore Citizenship applications were approved last year, and of them, 81 per cent of the applicants … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] 4 Bus strikers jailed; Lawyer, cabby, and lorry driver also jailed;

Singapore sentences 4 Chinese strikers to jail (Huffington Post) SINGAPORE — A Singapore court sentenced four Chinese immigrant bus drivers on Monday to up to seven weeks in prison for … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] Top Filipino banker says success secret is his wife

Top Filipino banker says success secret is his wife (Inquirer) He runs a leading regional private banking institution with about $40 billion in assets out of Singapore and is deemed … Continue reading

February 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] Workers’ Party publishes its Population Policy Paper

Workers’ Party publishes its Population Policy Paper (ChannelNewsAsia) SINGAPORE: The Workers’ Party has released its own paper on Population, just two weeks after Parliament endorsed a report charting the country’s … Continue reading

February 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] New-look coins by mid-2013

New-look coins by mid-2013 (ChannelNewsAsia) SINGAPORE: Singapore will have a whole new set of coins in circulation by the middle of this year. The current Second Series coins were first … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

[For Rent] 105 Simei St 1, HDB Exec Maisonette, IMMEDIATE!!!

For Rent – 105 Simei St 1, HDB Exec Maisonette, IMMEDIATE!!! Blk/Street: 105 Simei St 1 Type/Floor: HDB Executive Maisonette, Low Rise Asking: $3.5K (Negotiable)  Description: Fully furnished; 4 bedrooms; … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · Leave a comment