Tag: Stealing

Foreign national who overstayed turned to crime after work permit was cancelled

Singapore—A Malaysian national who overstayed in the country in the hopes of finding another job turned to crime and was sentenced to two months and seven weeks' jail and three strokes of the cane on Wednesday (September 16). Twenty-six year old Song Yin’s work permit...

E-scooter rider crashed into pedestrian and took delivery rider’s e-bicycle

Singapore -- A 30-year-old man was sentenced to three weeks in jail on Monday (Sept 14) after pleading guilty to a charge of causing hurt by a rash act and another of dishonest misappropriation of property. The first charge faced by Mohamed Syazwan Abdul Aziz...

Caught on cam: Woman with “itchy hands” grabs face mask hanging in corridor

Singapore – A woman was spotted grabbing a face mask left out on the corridor to dry as she passed by the residence. The action confounded netizens, especially those who noted that the mask could have been used. On Thursday (May 14), Facebook user Din...

HK regulator fines 1MDB linked bank while Najib suing Pua

The Financial Times said Hong Kong’s banking regulator has fined the local branch of private bank Coutts HK$7m ($901,000) for breaking anti-money laundering regulations. The fine is to do with the bank's connection to Malaysia’s 1MDB scandal. This follows similar fines in Switzerland and Singapore connected...

Sterling maybe in store for serious punishment

FXTM Research Analyst Lukman Otunuga said investors should be under no illusion that the recent boost to the Sterling has not changed the bearish sentiment against the British currency. In his comments on the recent reports confirming that Theresa May will be triggering Article 50 on the 29th of...