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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: [...]

Documentary Procedures at the PHL Embassy in Singapore

Filipino Domestic Workers (FDWs), as a large part of the overseas Filipino workers community in most countries abroad, are subject to a number of requirements which they need to process at the Philippine Embassy for employment. ALSO READ: Philippine Embassy in SG: Assistance to Filipinos In Singapore, the Philippine Overseas Labour Office (POLO) handles the [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]