Singapore 

Letterboxes in Sembawang HDB block left open for hours, disciplinary action to be taken against postman, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Some letterboxes at a block of Housing Board flats in Sembawang were left open for several hours on Thursday evening (March 14). A SingPost spokesman said that disciplinary action would be taken against the postman involved in the incident. The employee would also be given extra supervision and additional training. The postal service provider said that it was alerted at 9pm, and a staff member was immediately dispatched to Block 128C Canberra Street and the letterboxes were locked by 9.25pm. A resident at Block 128B, Mr Jack Teo,…

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Property 

Hong Kong property agents mustn’t mislead buyers or face disciplinary action by watchdog

Stepping into autumn, a number of new residential properties in Hong Kong have been launched for sale by different property developers. Participating in the sale of these first-hand properties, property agents must not make any misrepresentation to prospective buyers, or they may be disciplined by the Estate Agents Authority (EAA). The EAA has always been concerned about the conduct of property agents in the sale of first-hand residential properties, not only at the start of the purchase process when orders are registered at the first-sale sites, but also with the…

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