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CAUGHT IN SPIRAL OF CARD CREDIT

While his colleagues were grabbing drinks together after hours, Mr Lim would find an excuse to plod on home. It was 2010 and the accountant had no money to spare for leisure. He had racked up gambling debts of $96,948 in just six months. An addiction to baccarat and Texas hold'em poker had Mr Lim hopping from credit card to credit card maxing out his limits.

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PAP MP DENISE PHUA: S’PORE SHOULD SHUT DOWN ALL OUR CASINOS

It is time for the Republic to "take a bold step and reject gambling, whether remote or on-site", Ms Denise Phua said in Parliament on Tuesday (Oct 7). "When will Singapore wean itself off the casino industry, reduce the casinos from two to one to nil, especially in the light of new potential entrants such as Japan and other Asian countries?" asked the Moulmein-Kallang GRC MP.

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Conservationists find Marine Life Park partnership with Conservation International puzzling

When Resorts World Sentosa (RWS)’s Marine Life Park (MLP) in Singapore announced a new partnership it is undertaking with non-profit environmental organisation Conservation International (CI), the news raised a few eyebrows among conservationists in Singapore. According to an announcement by the two parties, the partnership will “allow collaboration on important marine issues in Singapore”, and will last for five years.

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