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Former Singapore President SR Nathan’s State Funeral

August 22, 2016 11:55 pm Published by Comments Off on Former Singapore President SR Nathan’s State Funeral

Former President SR Nathan passed away peacefully on Monday, 22 August in Singapore General Hospital at 9.48pm. He was 92. On 31 July, Mr Nathan had been warded into the Intensive Care Unit for a serious case of stroke. The Prime Minister’s Office issued a statement, saying that he was in critical condition. The sixth and longest serving President of...


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Singapore Visitors Can Enjoy Free WIFI Services When Traveling To U.S. Cities!

August 22, 2016 3:34 pm Published by Comments Off on Singapore Visitors Can Enjoy Free WIFI Services When Traveling To U.S. Cities!

Starting from today till 21 September 2016, Singapore visitors who are traveling to the United States of America can enjoy free WIFI services on the streets as part of a trial scheme! As long as you are a customer of a Singaporean telecom and will be in San Francisco, New York and San Jose during this period, all 1,000 WIFI...


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What Not To Miss At Singapore Night Festival 2016 – There Will Be A Steampunk Parade!

August 16, 2016 10:53 pm Published by Comments Off on What Not To Miss At Singapore Night Festival 2016 – There Will Be A Steampunk Parade!

One of Singapore’s biggest arts festival is back for its ninth edition this Friday! There have been talks that the Singapore Night Festival 2016 is going to be more spectacular as compared to previous years. Based on the theme ‘Inventions and Innovations’ – which is inspired from the 19th century era of industrialisation – you can already infer that there...


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RIO OLYMPICS 2016: Singapore’s Joseph Schooling Enters 100m Butterfly Finals

August 12, 2016 12:19 pm Published by Comments Off on RIO OLYMPICS 2016: Singapore’s Joseph Schooling Enters 100m Butterfly Finals

Photo Credit: Today Photo Credit: The Straits Times Singapore’s pride Joseph Isaac Schooling has made it to the Rio Olympics’ men’s 100m butterfly finals – which made him the first Singaporean male swimmer to compete in the Olympic final! This is astounding results that we just got, and we are rejoicing together with our nation! Schooling finished 1st in 50.83...


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Tanjong Pagar Railway To Hold Photo Tour On National Day

August 5, 2016 12:23 pm Published by Comments Off on Tanjong Pagar Railway To Hold Photo Tour On National Day

Photo Credit: singaporebuzzblog Dread squeezing with the crowds on a public holiday? We feel you. We’ve got an alternative activity for you on National Day! The former Tanjong Pagar Railway Station will be opened to the public on 09 August for visitors to go on a photo tour, and it will happen from 9am to 6pm.


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New McDonald’s Dessert: Hershey’s Chocolate Flavoured Sundae Cone in Malaysia

July 27, 2016 1:55 pm Published by Comments Off on New McDonald’s Dessert: Hershey’s Chocolate Flavoured Sundae Cone in Malaysia

Photo Credit: MacDonald’s Malaysia If you have not heard of the latest buzz about the Hershey’s Chocolate Flavoured Sundae Cone, you must read on.  McDonald’s at Johor Bahru has a lovely surprise! McDonald’s has always been at the top of the game among the many fast food chains when it comes to introducing new and exotic flavours – especially for their dessert...


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ComfortDelGro Taxis in Singapore Now Equipped with Free Wifi

July 21, 2016 2:53 pm Published by Comments Off on ComfortDelGro Taxis in Singapore Now Equipped with Free Wifi

Photo Credit: Vulcan Post We could not help but rejoice when we found out that there are currently 100 ComfortDelGro cabs with wifi hotspots! Forget about bursting your monthly data limit and having to refresh your social media timelines only when you get home. Now, we get to surf and watch YouTube videos on the go! Photo Credit: Moove Media This...


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Slide The City Singapore With a Crazy 1,000 Feet Water Slide

July 20, 2016 2:18 pm Published by Comments Off on Slide The City Singapore With a Crazy 1,000 Feet Water Slide

Slide The City is finally happening in Singapore! Originating from the USA, Slide The City has garnered international attention from both youths and adults at heart. If you think having a go at our public swimming pool slides is fun, wait till you meet the mother of all slides. Encompassing a 1,000 feet water slide that runs through the streets, the...