Tag: Construction

Taiwanese star now a director of construction firm

Taiwanese star Jimmy Lin is definitely a jack of all trades and the star has just added a new feather to his cap. The 45-year-old former 90's pop idol just became the director of construction firm Pauian Architecture. Lin's younger brother, Lin Zhixin is also...

PUB imposes S$56,500 fine on Feng Ming Construction for damaging water main

Singapore—The country’s national water agency, PUB, announced on Sunday (Sept 13) that it issued its highest ever fine on Feng Ming Construction for causing damage to a water main. The company was fined S$56,500 for a 2019 incident wherein it damaged a large water main...

Knock, knock, knock … boom, boom, boom! The pain of working from home

Singapore -- People working from home (WFH) have rallied to share their experience of having to deal with the constant renovation noise filling the air. Many have been working from home since circuit breaker measures were implemented from April 7 to prevent the spread of...

More migrant workers return to work, while some get exit passes for dorms

Singapore—With two straight days of less than 100 new Covid-19 cases, more and more migrant workers in the country may find life returning to normal, which should help alleviate some of the workers’ concerns and fears. The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) announced, along with other...

Construction: Singapore remains 4th most expensive city in Asia

Singapore remains the fourth most expensive city in Asia to build in, according to an international Construction Costs 2019 report published by Arcadis. The report details and ranks the relative cost of construction in 100 of the world’s major cities. Khoo Sze Boon, Head of Cost...