Tag: NEA

Singaporean calls on NEA, HDB, Town Council to look into maggot-infested lift camera

A Singaporean has summoned multiple Government agencies after sharing a video of a maggot-infested security camera inside a lift. The revolting video caught the attention of many netizens and has been shared by hundreds of Facebook users. A netizen by the name of Muhammad Farhan...

NEA officers allegedly seen sitting at cordoned area without observing social distancing

Two enforcement officers from the National Environment Agency (NEA) were allegedly seen sitting at an area that was cordoned off with barricade tape and talking without observing social distancing. In a tip-off to TISG, one netizen alleged that when she was heading out to buy...

NEA tells town council to reinstall soap dispensers at Ghim Moh hawker centre after netizen complains

Singapore—When we speak up, things get done. This is the takeaway lesson to be learned from one man’s experience when he spoke up after finding no soap dispensers at the men’s bathrooms at the Ghim Moh Market and Food Centre, especially at a time...

NEA officer terminated for vaping right after issuing summons to smokers

An enforcement officer from the National Environment Agency (NEA) was terminated right after he was filmed vaping in public. The officer, dressed in plainclothes was seen vaping outside Golden Mile Tower. The incident was captured on video by Facebook user Sam Sam and uploaded on...

3 firms with ties to Singapore linked to this year’s forest fires & haze

Singapore—In late September, at the height of the haze that affected South East Asia, including parts of Singapore, news emerged that there were three companies with ties to Singapore that were linked to the forest fires that caused the haze. Back then, the National Environment...

Forum: “NEA should stop being so defensive and get their priorities right”

On 19/9/19 in the TODAY paper, an article was published that "NEA addresses questions over the veracity of PSI, as alternative air quality reading emerge". Same old story over the years every time when haze descends upon Singapore - NEA desperately defending their 24hr...

Gov’t agencies all set to combat ‘haze effects’ – NEA

Led by NEA and comprised of 28 government agencies, the Government's Haze Task Force (HTF) is all set to deal with the ill-effects of the haze on the general public. Different strategies have been laid down to provide varied responses to different levels and intensities...

NEA warns air quality in Singapore may become ‘unhealthy’ if fires in Indonesia continue

Singapore—The National Environment Agency (NEA) said on September 10, Tuesday, that if the haze in Sumatra worsens, it is possible that the Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) in the country may enter the unhealthy range. By 8:00 on the evening of September 10, the 24-hour PSI was...

Smokers allegedly fined for stepping just barely outside yellow box

It has been nine months since Orchard Road was officially declared a No Smoking Zone, National Environment Agency (NEA) officers have stepped up their punishments, meting out harsher sentences. Earlier today, a video circulated of NEA officers talking to smokers standing just outside a...

Minister Masagos Zulkifli: No toxic chemicals in Singapore air and water

Singapore—Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources Masagos Zulkifli says the Pasir Gudang pollution in Johor is not impacting Singapore's air and water. There have been anxieties regarding the potentially adverse effects of the pollution in Pasir Gudang on Singapore because of the proximity of...