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Singapore motoring news. Uber cars for sale, new ride-hailing service, and second-hand car dealer scam.

Go-Jek to enter Singapore.Those living in Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines can look forward to a new ride-hailing service when Go-Jek moves into these countries.

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The perfect father’s day gift for Singapore dads

Father’s Day is just around the corner. June 17 for those that need reminding. And it’s that time of year again when we’re all left racking our brains for that special elusive gift that says, ‘we love you.’

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The Noob guide to Ramadan in Singapore

Squid Wan, from the team at Budget Direct Insurance, gives us the lowdown on Ramadan. Year after year, crowds get bigger, some stores stay the same and new stores appear; I am referring to the popular annual Geylang Ramadan Bazaar.

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Singapore gets tough on vehicle pollution. How does this affect car and motorcycle owners?

Several recent announcements point towards a government keen on reducing pollution caused by transportation.

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Singaporeans soak up Thailand’s Songkran Festival!

One of the best things about Southeast Asia is the fact there’s always another festival just around the corner.

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Best times to bank your Ang Bao cash!

Maximise your huat! Your what? Maximise your prosperity in 2018 by making sure you get to the bank to deposit your Ang Bao money at your most auspicious time.

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Save Online. Four more reasons the internet is cheaper, or free

Fear is not always a bad thing. If we stop to think about it, even getting out of bed in the morning has a risk attached. But what is life without risk? If you get too caught up in the ‘what ifs’, you can miss out some really cool adventures.

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5 ways to a cooler, easier life in Singapore

Save online. 5 ways to a cooler, easier life in Singapore

Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. That’s one reason Singaporeans are such go-getters. We like being ahead of the curve, the view is better and, of course, we like to be first!

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Motoring News. Predict the outcome of your car insurance claim

A new Online Simulator, which gives possible outcomes of accident claims, has been given a big thumbs up by insurers.

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Motoring News. New Vehicle Emissions Scheme explained

The battle to reduce car pollution in Singapore is on. And it is hoped that the new Vehicle Emissions Scheme (VES) will go some way towards reducing the world’s silent killer. Warning – acronyms ahead…

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Road Tax Renewal. Your no-nonsense, 2 minute guide

As of February 15 2017, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will stop issuing physical road tax discs. You will no longer be required to display road tax discs on the windscreen of your vehicle.

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Vesak Day. What’s it all about?

This is the day when Buddhists celebrate the birth, enlightenment and death of Siddhartha Gautama Buddha. It is a time of joy, peace, good deeds and reflection.

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Good Friday. What’s it all about?

April 14 is the next public holiday in Singapore, and for Christians here it is much more than a day off work. Good Friday is the most important day in their religious calendar.

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#NoNonsense insurance. Avoid this problem and save

You can sum up the main problem with traditional insurance in one word. Commission. Commission is the amount an insurance agent is paid to get you to buy a product.

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International Proposal Day. Worst proposals ever and how to get it right

So Valentine's Day passed you by and, maybe, your courage failed when it came to asking your loved one the BIG question.

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Traffic accidents. Concern over rise in elderly pedestrian deaths

According to latest statistics, 28 elderly pedestrians were killed in road traffic accidents in 2016. That’s a significant increase of 21.7% from the previous year.

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Singapore Motoring News. Uber and Grab scams, pensioner stealing pushbikes and arrests

Warning. Bogus promo packages from Uber and Grab. Police have received at least nine reports where victims were tricked into purchasing “Grab or Uber promotional packages”. The total amount taken is at least $7,700.

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Singapore Motoring News. Fake traffic police, thefts and arrests

A number of Singaporeans have lodged reports to the police after receiving phone calls from someone claiming to be a traffic police officer.

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Motoring News. Road tax discs no longer needed

Calling all motorists in Singapore. You will no longer be required to display road tax discs on the windscreen of your vehicles. As of February 15 2017, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will stop issuing physical road tax discs as part of its efforts to streamline processes.

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Singapore Festival of Fun. Smiles and laughter all the way

It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn’t use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like ‘What about lunch?” That’s wisdom from Winnie the Pooh, and we like it.

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Singapore Motoring News. Parking fees increase

1. Parking fees increase. Remember parking rates have now gone up! Parking fees increased as of 1 December 2016. This means that motorists are now obliged to use new parking coupons.

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Motoring News. Drink drivers beware

Penalties for drink-driving related offences are under review. The Singapore government recently announced that they’re looking to increase penalties for drink-driving related offences that result in death or injury.

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