KL, JB, GEORGE TOWN AMONG CHEAPEST ASIAN CITIES FOR EXPATS – SURVEY

KL, JB, GEORGE TOWN AMONG CHEAPEST ASIAN CITIES FOR EXPATS – SURVEY

The statement did not state the global rank based on living costs for Malaysia's Johor Baru or George Town, or explain why these two cities were among the cheapest regionally to live in. ECA International said Asian cities such as Singapore and those in Japan had fallen in the global ranking on
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Amazon offers prime membership service for free global shipping and video streaming

However, he encouraged “anyone living in Singapore to leverage the Prime membership package developed specifically for Singapore” and noted that Prime membership is country-specific and not transferable, which means that those with US Prime memberships cannot convert them to local ones.
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Elderly to make up almost half of S'pore population by 2050: United Nations

The report also found that the life expectancy of the Singapore population will rise further. The life expectancies for men and women born in Singapore between 2010 and 2015 are 80.1 and 84.5, respectively. These would increase to 85.6 and 89.3 years respectively for those born here between 2045 ..
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Singapore CellOS Scandal: Bribery and Corruption Revelations Continue

Singapore CellOS Scandal: Bribery and Corruption Revelations Continue It appears from the documents that after the seminars at the home of Thio Gim Hock many Ordinary Parishioners would be taken to a UOB office to see a long term friend of Melvin Tan, Jimmy Ho, the President of the Singapore Remisers Association to lend credibility … Continue reading

Nobel laureate who lives for his science

Nobel laureate who lives for his science As a beneficiary of newer technology that has saved his life, Dr Brenner has donated to and is an advocate of The Heart Fund – Keep The Beat, a fund-raising campaign by the National University Heart Centre Singapore. The fund enables needy patients to benefit from more innovative … Continue reading

Author, activist and poet living with dementia

Author, activist and poet living with dementia Ms Swaffer has been tirelessly lobbying for awareness about dementia, even as the disease affects Ms Kate Swaffer, co-founder and chair of Dementia Alliance International, was in town recently to speak at the Young Onset Dementia Symposium. Besides her two bachelor degrees from the University of ..See all stories … Continue reading

Malaysians, Here's Everything You Need To Know About Voting If You're Living Overseas

Malaysians, Here's Everything You Need To Know About Voting If You're Living Overseas He said that this does not apply to registered voters living in Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, and Brunei who are required to return to Malaysia should they wish to cast their votes. A couple months back, Malaysian Digest got in touch with SPR … Continue reading

AIB's Rohan Joshi set to perform live show in Singapore on February 25

AIB's Rohan Joshi set to perform live show in Singapore on February 25 LA Comedy Live, which has organised breakout shows of Rob Schneider and Russell Peters in the Lion City, is now bringing one of the most popular comedians in India, Rohan Joshi and his live show, LOL Stars FEAT Rohan Joshi, to Singapore … Continue reading

Singapore charges two men for illegal short-term rentals via Airbnb

Singapore charges two men for illegal short-term rentals via Airbnb The men face four charges under the Planning Act for renting out four units in a condominium for less than six months without permission from Singapore's Urban Redevelopment Authority. If found guilty, they are liable to a fine of up to S$200,000 (RM602,890) per offence. … Continue reading

Amazon to launch Prime membership for Singapore, ends free shipping for non-members

Amazon to launch Prime membership for Singapore, ends free shipping for non-members An Amazon customer service officer contacted through the website's live chat function on Tuesday (Dec 5) said that free shipping to Singapore ended …See all stories on this topic Innovations to help ageing population receive seed funding SINGAPORE – Senior citizens with visual disabilities … Continue reading

Singapore gets 13th position in world talent ranking

Singapore gets 13th position in world talent ranking He added, “However, there are challenges which both economies face in terms of talent competitiveness. In Singapore, the high level of indebtedness, the difficulty in supporting investment in education, and an increasing cost of life, all make attracting foreign talent to the city-state much moSee all stories … Continue reading

Harvard of the East

Harvard of the East Nakul Narang, studying MBA (master of business administration) at the National University of Singapore (NUS), says: “Initially, it was only the affordability that attracted me to this place. I stayed back because it made my life seem easier. Finding an accommodation, education loan, or student pass See all stories on this … Continue reading