Tag: CNA

It’s definitely not “shits” … CNA broadcast gets people talking

Singaporeans caught quite the typo on Friday (May 22) on CNA's morning news broadcast. The news ticker at one point carried the words: "(Tru)mp says he won't close the country if second wave of infection shits." This sparked conversation on the Reddit Singapore social news...

It’s fake, says CNA of viral tweet on closure of schools

THREAD: Saw the doctored image of a tweet sent by “CNA” on school closures due to the #NovelCoronavirus? It's fake. Many have shared it on social media and WhatsApp, but CNA never sent that message. How you can tell it's fake: https://t.co/nfqHRbqvrS /1 pic.twitter.com/yhFYCx8u92 —...

PM Lee: New laws targeting fake news will be introduced

Singapore – On Apr 1 (Mon), new legislation to manage fake news will be introduced in Parliament, according to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. The Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill was announced by PM Lee at a gala dinner celebrating the 20th anniversary of...