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S’pore residential properties to see persistent price growth, tapering supply and rising interest in 2022: PropertyGuru

Singapore — Singapore's residential property sector is expected to see persistent price growth, tapering supply and increasing interest rates in 2022, said popular property website PropertyGuru. The property sector has displayed incredible resilience in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic...

Analysts expect hot demand for Mount Pleasant HDB flats because of prime location, amenities

Singapore — Mount Pleasant is better known for the roomy black-and-white bungalows bulit in the 1940s than the high-rise apartment blocks that are about to set up home in this area wedged between Bukit Timah and the Novena area. Analysts...

Winner of $1m condo in Lazada’s 11.11 contest thought it might all be a scam

Singapore — Remember when that quiz show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? was so very popular on TV? Retired hawker Chow Meng Cheng, 70 didn't even have to rack his brain to answer a series of questions to win...

Singles not eligible to buy prime location housing flats, even resale: Desmond Lee

Singapore – Single Singaporeans will not be eligible to purchase Prime Location Public Housing (PLH), even if it's resale or the buyer is over 35 years old because the model is new and untested, said Minister for National Development...

One-of-a-kind funicular lift in Pasir Panjang condo — Hong Kong tram-like super unique ride experience

Singapore — A 36-year-old condominium in Pasir Panjang Road offers a unique way of transporting residents across its floors – a funicular lift that feels like riding a tram. The Palisades at 294 Pasir Panjang Road, offers a sea view...

Co-founder Ryan Tan surprised that NOC office being sold for S$1.1 million

Singapore – Night Owl Cinematics has been making headlines after its co-founder Sylvia Chan was alleged to have verbally harassed their employees. Following the ongoing incident, it appears that the NOC office was listed for sale on a property...

UPDATE: Another life lost from Tuas Incineration Plant explosion

Singapore ― As of Sunday (Sept 26), the National Environment Agency (NEA) has confirmed that one of two employees who survived the Tuas Incineration Plant explosion, (TIP) has passed away. The agency, which manages the incineration plant, stated that the...

Explosion at Tuas incineration plant kills one, severely injures two workers

Singapore ― On Thursday (Sept 23) afternoon, an explosion took place at the Tuas Incineration Plant, killing one worker and severely injuring two others. Based on The Straits Times report, when they arrived at the scene of the explosion, Tuas...

Chee Soon Juan: “Mr Pillai should honour his party’s promise”

Singapore Democratic Party leader Dr Chee Soon Juan has reminded Singaporeans of a promise that then-Minister for Parliament (MP) David Ong of the People's Action Party (PAP) made to the residents of Bukit Batok back in the 2015 General...

How To Monetise Your HDB Flat For Retirement In Singapore

For many HDB flat owners in Singapore, their home is built on a lifetime of savings. With the right planning, this asset can be used to create a financially comfortable retirement. While there are many possible ways to monetise...
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Singapore — A man walking along Pasir Ris Street 71 on Jan 15 spotted a Javan mynah with a...
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Healing the Divide’s Iris Koh now in SGH, hit with more serious charge of criminal conspiracy to lie to MOH

Singapore – Iris Koh,  co-founder of controversial anti-vaccine group Healing the Divide, had her the charge against her last Sunday upgraded on Friday (Jan...

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17 months jail for maid who shot and shared TIkTok video of herself bathing old man

Singapore – A domestic worker in Singapore was sentenced to 17 months' jail on Thursday (Jan 27) after she admitted recording and sharing online...

Family of otters no match for lone monitor lizards’ powerful tail whacking as they try to steal a fish

Singapore – A glimpse of nature at work was caught on camera as a family of otters tried to steal a fish from a...
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