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Land Transport Authority Opens E-scooter Registration by early January

Starting January 2, electric scooter (e-scooter) users can register their vehicles with the Land Transport Authority (LTA), as shared in a report by Channel News Asia. ALSO READ: LTA Upgrades Transit App to offer more Customization Features for Users For owners who will have registered their e-scooters by March 31, the registration fee of SGD [...]

Low-Wage Cleaners to Receive Annual Bonus, Wage Increase

Last Thursday (December 7), the government has announced the latest updates on the compulsory bonus and wage increase under the Progressive Wage Model (PWM) developed by the Tripartite Cluster for Cleaners (TCC), as shared in a report by Gov.sg. ALSO READ: Online Platform for Rating Recruitment Agencies Now Available Put into effect since September 1, [...]

Hundreds of Suspects Involved in Transnational Syndicate Operations Arrested

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) together with the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) have carried out a joint operation to crack down on individuals involved with a transnational vice syndicate between October 22 and November 23, as shared in a report by Channel News Asia. ALSO READ: Singapore Ranks 1st in Safety and Police Security [...]

On-Demand Public Buses to Run on 6-Months Trial Starting December 17

Commuters can book an on-demand public bus (ODPB) ride through a mobile application by requesting to be picked up and dropped off at any bus stop within an identified bus route during designated hours, even if the bus stops are not handled by the same bus service. This will all be possible through the six-month [...]

Orchard Road Set to become ‘Smoke-free’ by 2019

Singapore’s most iconic shopping street, Orchard Road, will soon become a designated smoke-free zone by the start of 2019. ALSO READ: Orchard Road Lights Up with Christmas Decors Featuring Disney, Pixar Characters In a statement by the National Environment Agency (NEA), the Orchard Road Precinct will become a No Smoking Zone effective January 1, 2019. [...]

A New ‘Garden’ Expected to Draw more Visitors at the Gardens by the Bay

One of Singapore’s iconic spots, the Gardens by the Bay, has recently introduced a new addition to its set of attractions – a Japanese-inspired garden to draw in more visitors at the venue. ALSO READ: 5 Major Attractions at Gardens by the Bay The latest section, the minimalist Serene Garden, was developed and conceptualized by [...]

Changi Airport Transforms into Beloved Spots in Harry Potter’s Wizarding World

Since its last feature in the blockbuster movie, “Crazy Rich Asians,” travellers have developed a curiosity of what Singapore is like in real-life. This time around, and just in time for the holidays, Changi Airport will bring the magical world of Harry Potter alive in three of its four terminals to give fans and travellers [...]

Go-Jek Soon to Launch Beta App in Singapore

Jakarta-based ride-hailing platform, Go-Jek, will soon join the Singapore e-hailing market with its beta app launch slated before the end of this year. This development will help ease the burden on Singapore’s public transport system and the growing issues with traffic on the island state. According to Go-Jek president Andre Soelistyo the company will be [...]

It’s a Virtual Kind of Christmas at this Mall in Singapore

The season of festive cheer is here once again. Aside from the traditional carols and yuletide decors splayed out in the streets, there’s something unique shoppers can look forward to in one mall in Bishan this holiday season. ALSO READ: Orchard Road Lights Up with Christmas Decors Featuring Disney, Pixar Characters Junction 8 is giving [...]

SBS Transit Buses to Offer Free Wi-Fi from February 2019

SBS Transit bus commuters in Singapore will be given a new year’s treat when it starts to offer free Wi-Fi on-board all of their 300 bus services starting February of next year. This means that commuters can enjoy fast Internet connection while on transit to work or to anywhere they are headed for. ALSO READ: [...]

Here are the Public Holidays in Singapore this Coming 2019

There’s no such thing as planning too early. That’s why with the vacation preparations for the year-end holidays still underway; we’re giving you a heads up on what to look forward to for your next holiday getaway. ALSO READ: How to Travel to Johor Bahru from Singapore by Train Whether you have a knack for [...]