TEEN SUSPECT NABBED FOR MOLEST ON TRAIN
A 17-YEAR-OLD suspect was arrested for allegedly molesting a woman on board a north-bound MRT train on Tuesday, said police.
The victim had raised the alarm and informed a fellow passenger, said the police. The passenger helped train-station staff to detain the suspect until the police arrived.
2.5% INTEREST ON CPF OA TILL DEC 31
ALL Central Provident Fund (CPF) members will continue to enjoy a risk-free interest rate of 2.5 per cent on their Ordinary Account (OA) savings from Oct 1 to Dec 31, said the CPF Board yesterday.
The concessionary interest rate for Housing Board mortgage loans, pegged at 0.1 percentage points above the CPF interest rate for the OA, will remain unchanged at 2.6 per cent over the same period.
ISTANA OPEN HOUSE ON SUNDAY
THE Istana grounds will be open to the public on Sunday from 8am to 6pm in celebration of Hari Raya Puasa and National Day.
Entry to the Istana grounds is free for Singaporeans and permanent residents.