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6 Months Trial Phase of Enhanced Security Checks Begin at Two MRT Stations

Commuters had a first taste of the new security scheme employed in select MRT stations as part of its 6-month triial period to upgrade its security protocols, as shared in a report by the Strait Times. ALSO READ: Enhanced Security Screening to be implemented at MRT Stations Soon Starting last November 12, commuters at Little [...]

Starting March of next year, autonomous shuttle buses will be making rounds at the National University Singapore (NUS) as part of its 1-year test trial, as shared in a report by the Strait Times. ALSO READ: Expect to Have More Electric Cabs Services Soon In announcement made by transport operator ComfortDelGro released last November 12, [...]

Orchard Road Lights Up with Christmas Decors Featuring Disney, Pixar Characters

A long list of our favourite and well-loved Disney and Pixar characters which include Mickey and Minnie mouse, Cinderella, Elsa, and Woody, will headline Singapore’s shopping belt this Christmas season, as the Orchard Road Business Association (ORBA) has tied up with Walt Disney Company for the annual Orchard Road Light-up event, as shared in a [...]

5000 SGD Fine and Jail Time for Gambling in Public

The Philippine Embassy in Singapore has released an advisory through its social media account to remind the citizens and OFWs to not engage in public gambling as there are serious consequences to be had for offenders. ALSO READ: 63-year old Woman Smuggles 490 ‘Balut’ eggs into Singapore, Gets $7,000 Fine As per Singapore’s Common Gambling [...]

Enhanced Security Screening to be implemented at MRT Stations Soon

Commuters in Singapore will soon have to put their belongings through an X-ray scanner and pass through a metal detector before entering the gates at MRT stations as part of the enhanced screening features to be tested by the LTA for 6 months, as shared in a report by Channel News Asia. ALSO READ: Singapore [...]

SingPost Introduces SmartPost; Reveals New Logistics Platform LaMP

With the launch of Singapore Post Limited’s (SingPost) SmartPost suite of postal solutions last November 5 (Monday), the company also revealed its latest next-generation logistic platform LaMP which aims to provide more convenience, flexibility, and control for all customers today and for the future. ALSO READ: 6 Full-time Jobs with Long Weekends Off In a [...]

SG to see Fewer Shared Bicycles starting Nov 1

Starting November 1, fewer shared bicycles will be available to the riding public as operators will downsize the numbers of deployable bicycle units in Singapore, as shared in a report by Yahoo News Singapore. ALSO READ: LTA Upgrades Transit App to offer more Customization Features for Users A total of six bike-sharing companies were issued [...]

Marina Bay to Hold Fireworks and Light Show for 2019 Countdown

The holiday festivities have kicked off early this year at Marina Bay as it gears up to host a variety of events and activities towards the run up to New Year’s Eve. ALSO READ: 7 Things to See at Marina Bay Sands The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has partnered up with various stakeholders to come [...]

Whether you find yourself constantly forgetting your passwords or are inconvenienced by keeping and referring to them in one place, the newly launched SingPass Mobile App will help you take care of your password dilemma, since it can now be accessed through with just your fingerprint. ALSO READ: Must-Have Apps When Living in Singapore With [...]

Customers can Purchase thru WeChat Pay at 600 Outlets in SG starting November 1

Great news for regulars of Cold Storage, Giant, Guardian, and 7-Eleven: There will be a new method of e-payment for your purchases – through the use of WeChat Pay on your mobile phone. The new payment method will be available at over 600 stores in Singapore starting November 1. ALSO READ: MOM: Employers will no longer [...]

Air Taxi Trials to Begin in Singapore Next Year

Modern technology’s solution to traffic congestion and limited road space – air taxis – are set to undergo trial testing during the second half of 2019 in Singapore as announced by German aerial vehicle manufacturer Volocopter at the Autonomy and the Urban Mobility Summit in Paris last October 18 (Thursday). ALSO READ: LTA Upgrades Transit [...]