Man Arrested For Unauthorised Credit Card Transaction

The Police have arrested a 22-year-old man for his suspected involvement in using a stolen credit card to make unauthorised retail purchases. On 6 November 2018, the Police were informed by a victim that there were several unauthorised transactions, amounting… Read More

Average Speed Cameras To Be Used For Enforcement Action Along Tanah Merah Coast Road From 17 December 2018

From 17 December 2018, the Traffic Police (TP) will commence the use of the average speed camera (ASC) system for enforcement action, along a 4km stretch of Tanah Merah Coast Road (speed limit of 70 km/h). This is the first… Read More

BSP Rediscount Rates for December 2018 and Availments as of November 2018

The applicable rates in the Peso Rediscount Facility effective 19 November 2018 up to the next policy rates revision, and Exporters Dollar and Yen Rediscount Facility (EDYRF) for the month of December 2018 are as follows:The Peso rediscount rates are… Read More

FDI Registers US$569 Million Net Inflows in September 2018 & US$8 Billion in the First Three Quarters of 2018

Foreign direct investments (FDI) registered US$569 million net inflows in September 2018, albeit lower than the US$807 million net inflows registered in the same month last year.1,2 This developed as equity capital withdrawals of US$187 million exceeded equity capital placements… Read More

US Sanctions Three N. Korean Officials for Suspected Rights Abuses

The United States on Monday sanctioned three North Korean officials, including a top aide to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, citing “ongoing and serious human rights abuses and censorship,” the U.S. Treasury Department said.The sanctions “shine a spotlight on… Read More

US Sanctions Three N. Korean Officials for Suspected Rights Abuses

The United States on Monday sanctioned three North Korean officials, including a top aide to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, citing “ongoing and serious human rights abuses and censorship,” the U.S. Treasury Department said.The sanctions “shine a spotlight on… Read More

Report: North Korea’s Kim Unlikely to Visit Seoul This Year

SEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is unlikely to visit Seoul in the final three weeks of this year, South Korean TV channel YTN said on Monday, citing an unidentified official in the South Korean presidential office.There had been… Read More