PUB announced that the water pipe burst at Bukit Batok last week was due to corroded pipes. It will be conducting checks on all pipes in the area and plans to complete them by next week.Read More »
Tag Archives: Loss
WHY DO SOME SUFFER LOSSES ALTHOUGH CPF INVESTMENT SCHEME IS SUPPOSEDLY PROFITABLE?
Our reader questioned why some are experiencing losses despite reports that most CPF Investment Scheme members are raking profits.Read More »
GOVT MUST RECOVER LOST FUNDS FROM CO-OP CHEATS, DON’T JUST KEEP QUIET!
A netizen thinks the Government should speak up and account to the public how it plans to recover lost funds from the Co-op cheat case. Two employees reportedly cheated their co-op of $5.1m. "It would be most irresponsible and unprofessional of them if they simply ignore such valid concerns from members of the public or simply sweep it under the carpet!"Read More »
INSURANCE AGENCY REJECTS CLAIM FOR STOLEN PHONE, SAYS IT’S NOT A “LOSS”
A reader informed us of a netizen whose insurance agency rejected his claim for a stolen phone by saying that it was not a "loss". Should he be entitled to claim or is the agency doing the right thing in refusing to cover his "loss"?Read More »
HUGE $10 BILLION LOSS BY GIC INVESTMENT & NOT A SINGLE ELECTED MP ASKS QUESTIONS?
Huh? So $10 billion loss in investments is just like that - nothing from any minister AT ALL?? Nothing? Zilch? Nada? It's not $10 leh. It's S $10 billion, you know? $10 billion of Singaporeans' hard-earned money leh. Got nothing to say? 80+ MPs and not a single one is even interested to at least post about it on their Facebook page? No one? Not one MP?Read More »
HOW DOES GRABCAR MAKE MONEY WHEN IT BLEEDS MONEY WITH ITS INCENTIVES?
I have a friend drive grab recently, he started at January....he show me his account by hand phone...a day he drive about 10-11 hours, came out 7am drive to 2pm stop... and 5pm drive to 8pm or 9pm ....daily income about $200-250...before rental n oils...n 20% company take ...so, a day he earn about $80-120. I m thinking, if he drive $230 a days, Grab just taken him $46 a days...but his weekly incentive r $800... means, Grab r given him incentives $120 a days...it means grab r losing $74 a days...how Grab earn moneys?Read More »
DID AUTHORITIES GIVE IT MUCH THOUGHT BEFORE BUILDING BUKIT PANJANG LRT?
In an article by TODAY (Massive waste to take down BPLRT system: Experts, 7 Oct), several experts were quoted as saying that the Bukit Panjang LRT line was “doomed from the start.” It makes one wonder how much foresight or lack of had gone into the design and deployment of the system.Read More »
EX-GENERAL NG YAT CHUNG SELLS NOL SHIPPING GLC AT S$1 BILLION LOSS
This is Ng Yat Chung, the former Chief of Army, now more infamously known as the CEO of Neptune Orient Lines. NOL was sold at a loss of more than S$1 billion yesterday. Singapore's national shipping icon collapsed because of this man.Read More »
BLAME IT ON PASSIVE OPPOSITION SUPPORTERS FOR DISMAL LOSS IN GE2015
Why the opposition lost and why it is completely the fault of opposition supporters. I know many people are expecting me to give an analysis. So here it is. But be warned, you will not like it.Read More »
GIC BACKED PRC COMPANY LI NING LOSES 80% OF MARKET VALUE
Li Ning, backed by private equity powerhouse TPG Capital [TPG.UL] and Singapore wealth fund GIC [GIC.UL], last month reported a first-half net loss of nearly $100 million, more than three times that of the corresponding period a year earlier. It said at the time its recovery could take up to two more years as it invests hundreds of millions of dollars in promotion and advertising.Read More »