Tag Archives: Sim Lim Square

FT IN DISPUTE WITH SIM LIM COMPUTER TECHNICIAN TELLS HIS SIDE OF STORY

The sim lim shop owner got my macbook in for servicing and took over 2 weeks to repair (while initially agreed to return the laptop the next day). Then when I went to his shop to check on it. He only had parts of my macbook in his shop. I asked the person to return my macbook without servicing and I told him that I'm ready to pay for what he's worked on.

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SIM LIM RETAILER SOLD ME “NEW” SMARTPHONE FILLED WITH PRC CONTACT DETAILS

I bought a new HP Lenovo A858T from the it show today at Expo Hall 6 at $149. After I bought and they issued me a receipt then I realized it is from a shop in Sim Lim Square. CH2 Technologies Pte Ltd. Felt not comfortable as there are so many cheating cases from Sim Lim Square for the past years. Who knows when I reached home and charge my phone without even inserting my SIM card I saw many contacts in Chinese in the phone book. It was obviously a USED PHONE!

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CAMERA TALK AT SIM LIM SQUARE OVERCHARGED CUSTOMER AND REFUSED TO REFUND

Was in a rush in the evening, to buy flims for my next week company Christmas party. Didn't have much time to source out different outlets to check against the prices, went to "Camera Talk Pte Ltd #02-89" at second floor from Sim Lim Square. The sales staff offered me $78 and as always I tried to bargain for a lower price. The Sales staff gave a frown and agreed to let go at a $70 price, other sales staff came in and asked why is it not sold at $75? Before I left the mall, I went to another shop to double check if I had a good deal, to my surprise, it was $39.90. Went back to the shop and asked for a refund 5 minutes apart, the salesman refuse to do a refund and acted aggressively, after a I threaten to report him to CASE, he told me to wait and he will talk to his "Boss". He came back and offered a $20 refund, and wouldn't offer any more than that.

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FOUR SIM LIM SQUARE CHEATING SALESMEN JAILED BETWEEN 4 TO 14 MONTHS

On 14 October 2015, District Judge Toh Yung Cheong sentenced four employees of the now-defunct Sim Lim square electronics shop Mobile Air to between 4 and 14 months jail for cheating unsuspecting customers. Koh Guan Seng was sentenced to 14 months jail, Kam Kok Keong to 11 months' jail, Kelvin Lim Zhi Wei to four months' jail, and Lim Hong Ching sentenced to six months' jail.

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ACCOMPLICES REVEAL HOW JOVER CHEW TAUGHT SALESMEN TO CHEAT CUSTOMERS

Koh Guan Seng, 38; Kam Kok Keong, 31; Lim Hong Ching, 34; and Kelvin Lim Zhi Wei, 32, were in court today to face up to their charges for cheating tourists at notorious I.T. mall Sim Lim Square today. All 4 are former employees of the now-infamous Jover Chew, the boss of Mobile Air. They had worked for him between 2013 and 2014 and received 40% commission from Chew's sales profits.

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POLICE CALLED IN TO DISPUTE BETWEEN JOVER CHEW AND HIS WIFE

Police had to be called into over a dispute between 33 year-old Jover Chew, the infamous owner of handphone chop shop Mobile Air, and his wife Winnie Koh yesterday night. According to Shin Min Daily, 32 year-old Ms Koh continues to live with Chew despite telling reporters that she had left him in May. However, on Sunday night, she returned home and found that Chew had changed the number on their house's digital lock.

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JOVER CHEW FACES 26 CHARGES OF CHEATING AND ABETMENT

Chew Chiew Loon Jover was slapped with 26 charges today - 24 for abetment by conspiracy to cheat, 1 for cheating and 1 for criminal intimidation. He had scammed a total of 25 victims at his Sim Lim Square shop, Mobile Air, and the total amount cheated was measured at an estimated $14,449.

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SIM LIM SQUARE SALESMAN BROKE GLASS PANEL, INJURES SHOPKEEPER ON 1ST FLOOR

At around 1PM yesterday, a 29 year-old salesman from an electronics store allegedly kicked and broke a glass panel outside his shop on the 4th floor of the building. The broken glass shards rained down on a shop L!Electronic which sells mobile phones on the first floor. One of the shop attendants was hurt in the shower of glass and sent to hospital.

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