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Terrex Case: PRC Ship Captain And Shipping Company Face Charges From Hong Kong Authorities

The captain of a container ship belonging to shipping company APL has been charged with not having the required licence when his vessel stopped in Hong Kong with nine Singapore Armed Forces armoured vehicles last November. Pan Xuejun, 39, did…
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Amos Yee Granted US Asylum

CHICAGO — A US immigration judge in Chicago on Friday (March 24, US time) granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions in the Republic. Amos Yee, 18, who had been jailed twice in…
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Is Mr Abdul Rahim Osman The First Independent Malay Candidate Contesting Presidential Elections?

Dear All Singapore Stuff, I live in Sengkang. I received this flyer and name card from an Independent candidate who claimed to be doing a constituency visit recently. As there are no by-elections at the moment, I can surmise that…
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Netizen: Singaporeans Should Stop ‘Choping’ Seats With Tissue Paper

A netizen, Davi Beschizza, has shared her views about the Singapore culture of reserving seats in crowded eating places using objects such as tissue papers. According to Davi, she encountered a young man seated at a hawker centre waiting for…
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