Tuas explosion: Close shave with death for Worker

SINGAPORE —A Bangladeshi worker was not at the site of a deadly blast in February only because his boss was unhappy with his performance and had deployed him to other work sites, a public inquiry into an incident that killed three migrant workers was told on Monday (20 September).  He recalled that he had angered his boss …

Singapore F&B operators ask for compensation from competitor

SINGAPORE — Two eateries claiming to have been the target of a campaign of negative reviews allegedly from a competitor have sent the suspected perpetrator letters of demand to seek compensation for defamation.  Mentai-ya Japanese Cuisine, and The Social Outcast, a restaurant located at Turf Club, are each seeking $70,000 and $50,000 respectively in damages …