Tag: carousell

Carousell celebrates 7th anniversary by bringing back Carouselland

Online shopping platform Carousell is celebrating its seventh anniversary this year, and they're inviting everyone to join them for a huge event. Carouselland, a convention of sellers, activities and workshops, is back for its fourth year for three days of awesomeness from August 16...

Police arrest man involved in hotel booking scam

Singapore—Police arrested a man for his alleged involvement in an elaborate e-commerce scam on the platform Carousell. According to a statement from the Singapore Police Force, the yet unnamed 31-year-old man reportedly cheated several victims into booking discounted hotel rooms. The man posted the advertisements...

Commemorative S$20 bills snapped up in banks on first day, resold on Carousell for as much as S$488 each

Singapore—People quickly grabbed the chance to get the new S$20 notes, recently issued in commemoration of the country’s bicentennial, on June 10, Monday, the first day these were released into circulation. Several bank branches reported running out of the bills. Due to the high demand for...

Indonesian workers listed for sale on Carousell; MOM investigates

On September 14, Friday morning, a netizen went on popular Facebook page All Singapore Stuff to alert people about a listing blatantly advertising domestic helpers from Indonesia on the online marketplace Carousell. The user, @maid.recruitment, had posted full face photos of the women and had even...