Tag Archives: chinese new year

WHY DO BANKS MAKE IT SO DIFFICULT TO GET NEW NOTES & RED PACKETS?

Why made collecting new notes so kangkor (difficult) ha ??? My wife and I went to the bank at 10.30 am. Long queues already formed. Two confusing queues - one for red packets and one for new notes. One customer only one packet. One customer only limited to $1000 $10 notes and maximum $400 $2 notes. What about two packs - one for my wife? Cannot! What about my extended family? Cannot!!! Can give extra red packet ? Also cannot!!! Can I re- queue and collect? Cannot ! Don't try Uncle, I can recognize you hor.So don't try.Ask your wife to queue hor....

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MALL RECYCLE CHRISTMAS DECOR FOR CNY BY ADDING THREE FISH!

Have you seen the decoration at one Orchard Road Mall? They just recycle the Christmas decorations, add some fish, then there! Become CNY decoration already. Maybe they got no more money to do a nice CNY decoration, make it different from the Christmas one? Or maybe next year, might as well combine Christmas and CNY decoration together? Expected more from Orchard Road mall!

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GENEROUS MALAY LADY GAVE CNY TREATS TO HARDWORKING SECURITY GUARD

A reader sent us this heartwarming post about a kind gesture by a generous Malay lady, Amirah Amri, working at an office along Changi South Avenue 2. Realizing that her office's security guard, an elderly Chinese uncle, was still working at his shift over the Chinese New Year weekend, she brought him a box full of her mother's home made pineapple tarts.

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BOSSES RESTAURANT SERVE $800 CNY TREASURE POT MEAL IN CHIPPED CLAYPOT

My family and I spent more than $800 for a treasure pot meal at Bosses restaurant and were being served multi-chipped clay pot. What if one of my family member especially children was scratched by the sharp and chipped edge? Spend so much money but yet we receive such poor service, is really not worth it especially during the Chinese New Year!

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INCONSIDERATE RC MEMBER BBQ FOOD ALONG COMMON CORRIDOR

My inconsiderate neighbour every CNY BBQ outside the house then flower pots display until I open my door also can see...Put personal stool under my window take it like their personal garden. And when I was in primary school we told them nicely that BBQ near plant can cause fire hazard they decided to quarrel then we call police to talk to them in the end what happen? The police just pass it off as neighbour dispute....Such a bully yet when my mother complain about then to the town council 15++ years ago guess what the person told my mother? Sorry please close one eye la the husband is RC member...WTF!!

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