MORE TO BENEFIT FROM FLAT-RENTAL SCHEME
A TEMPORARY Housing Board flat-rental scheme has been extended to divorced or widowed parents, as well as married couples comprising a first-timer and a second-timer, HDB said yesterday.
Previously, only married couples comprising two first-timers were eligible for the Parenthood Provisional Housing Scheme.
1 WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL CANCELLED
THE two-day Singha Presents 1 World Music Festival slated to be held at Marina Barrage this weekend has been cancelled.
In a statement yesterday, festival organiser Retfar Entertainment said it called off the event on Friday and Saturday due to "unforeseen circumstances".
All tickets and tables sold will be refunded. Those affected can contact their ticketing agent for further details from Wednesday.
14 ARRESTED IN BLITZ ON MATCH-FIXING GROUP
IN A 12-hour crackdown, 12 men and two women were arrested on suspicion of being part of an organised-crime group involved with match fixing.
The operation, which ended on Tuesday, was led by the Criminal Investigation Department and the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau, with support from the Police Intelligence Department.