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Three-year ordeal after maid's accusation

What started as a viral photo of her then helper cleaning a second-storey glass awning turned into a nearly three-year legal battle for Mrs Belinda Huber, who also had to put up with online vitriol and accusatory stares. The 37-year-old Australian had insisted from the start…
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Jobs will be key part of fourth support package: DPM Heng

Jobs will be a key part of the fourth Covid-19 support package that will be announced today, said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat. Naming it the Fortitude Budget, he said in a Facebook post yesterday that while the Jobs Support Scheme has helped many employers retain…
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No lights, no camera but action aplenty

Small firms, not letting virus crimp their style, come up with tech-savvy ways to operate When Mr Alex Teh and his team shot a corporate video for a client last month, they did it without professional cameras or lights or being on location with the actors. Instead, his…
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When sleeping patterns are short-circuited

With normal routines changed because of Covid-19, people find it harder to nod off For the past month or so, Ms Sarah Chew, 27, was waking up every hour at night and struggling to sleep through till the next morning. “I’d look at the clock on my mobile phone…
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Millions in federal aid poured into local hospitals

Article Tools Federal aid for health companies came too late for Community Health Systems to boost its first-quarter bottom line, but tax benefits didn’t. Tax allowances worth $240 million for Commonwealth Health’s parent company, part of a…