31 Dec '16, 4am

[Mothership] 3 observations from MINDEF’s latest update on S’pore’s detained Terrexes https://t.co/uFze1Kf0cU

[Mothership] 3 observations from MINDEF’s latest update on S’pore’s detained Terrexes https://t.co/uFze1Kf0cU

In a Facebook post yesterday (Dec. 30), Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen seemed optimistic and rather gung-ho in his updates on the SAF’s nine Terrex vehicles , which have been detained by the Hong Kong authorities since November 23. Here are three observations we’ve gleaned from Ng’s update : 1. Better oversight of its transportation of military equipment In his post, Ng said: The SAF will learn from this episode and has already changed its practices to better protect our assets. Ng did not elaborate on the practices that have been changed, but we can infer that the SAF will have better oversight of the transportation of its equipment in future. In other words, they may likely involve direct shipping routes (which is most costly) or the planning and screening of the shipping routes and avoiding ports like Hong Kong in future. 2. Quiet efforts are being made for the return of t...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2016/12/3-observations-from-mindefs-...

Tweets

[Mothership] 34 movies out in S’pore in 2017 to watch out for https://t.co/5rG3CEoAr0

[Mothership] 34 movies out in S’pore in 2017 to...

mothership.sg 01 Jan '17, 8am

The fully computer-animated feature film follows Smurfette along with her brothers who are trekking through the unknown re...

Think 2016 has been a rowdy year? 1986 was just...

mothership.sg 31 Dec '16, 8am

The end of another year is here, and it is time to look back on things that have come to pass. Looking back, you might fin...

The mysterious case of ‘vanishing terrexes’ & w...

mothership.sg 03 Jan '17, 4am

With the Chinese New Year coming up soon in late January and the annual meetings of the National People’s Congress and the...

Harrods incorporates in-store navigation tool in latest app update

Harrods incorporates in-store navigation tool i...

luxurydaily.com 05 Jan '17, 9am

British department store Harrods is using geolocation to make shopping its many floors and halls easier for visiting consu...

Good news. There's another chance to grab the Kyrie 3 Samurai on January 26

Good news. There's another chance to grab the K...

sneakernews.com 30 Dec '16, 7pm

The Nike Kyrie 3 “Samurai” is a navy, red, and white version on Kyrie Irving’s third signature shoe. It debuted as a Nike ...

Terrex vehicles still being detained in Hong Kong

straitstimes.com 03 Jan '17, 7am

HONG KONG - The nine Singapore armoured vehicles that have been detained in Hong Kong since November have been moved indoo...

60 signs you’ve been in S’pore too long & S’pore is now in you https://t.co/OTwgi2DZZi

60 signs you’ve been in S’pore too long & S’por...

mothership.sg 11 Jan '17, 6am

59. You know why this list needs the following disclaimer: “This list is intended only as an amusing, light-hearted, and e...

[Mothership] This image is not from S’pore. Post about it is fake, entirely made up. But some still duped. https://t.co/tT7ZIlCdpg

[Mothership] This image is not from S’pore. Pos...

mothership.sg 06 Jan '17, 3am

A Facebook post circulating a photograph supposedly showing a little girl sleeping outside an office building in Singapore...

[Mothership] 2 in 3 S’pore employers not raisin...

mothership.sg 21 Dec '16, 3pm

According to a new survey by recruitment firm Michael Page, which was reported in The Straits Times , some one-third or 36...

The UK releases their new £1 coin, looks just like the S’pore $1 coin https://t.co/pLjb4h1q1W

The UK releases their new £1 coin, looks just l...

mothership.sg 03 Jan '17, 9am

The UK treasury has announced that they will have a new £1 coin, to replace their older, round ones. This is to reduce the...

[Mothership] High Street, one of S’pore’s oldes...

mothership.sg 25 Dec '16, 7am

One of the first colonial streets built by the British in Singapore still exists today. Well, part of it at least. High St...

[Mothership] 9 things S’pore schools didn’t pre...

mothership.sg 07 Jan '17, 4am

Just graduated from a world-class university with straight As and a good honours degree? Congratulations. If the economy a...

JUST IN: China calls on Singapore to be cautiou...

straitstimes.com 09 Jan '17, 8am

BEIJING - China has called on Singapore to be cautious in its handling of the detention of the nine Singapore Armed Forces...

[Mothership] Here’s how S’pore’s Japanese Occup...

mothership.sg 21 Dec '16, 4am

Unfortunately, some of the settlers did not necessarily have knowledge or experience in farming. For example, the Bahau se...

[Mothership] These two S’pore cheerleaders will always take cooler couple photos than you https://t.co/KdSz9QrFuv

[Mothership] These two S’pore cheerleaders will...

mothership.sg 08 Jan '17, 2am

Nigel Sim and Kimberly Chen are cheerleaders. They’re part of a local cheerleading team called the Wildcards , who gather ...