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Newlyweds give guests TOTO slips with potential $4.2 million jackpot at wedding dinner, Singapore News

You would have probably attended a wedding dinner or two where party favours like fruit jam or keychains were given out, but what about a TOTO slip? Stomp contributor Selina attended her daughter’s wedding dinner on Sunday (July 7) at Conrad Hotel when the emcees mentioned a surprise under the guests’ plates at a welcome speech. Selina told Stomp: “All the guests were excitedly waving their tickets in the air after the emcees announced what the newlyweds had in store for them.” Selina shared that one of the guests had…

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Mandai eco-resort to offer guests behind-the-scenes animal experiences, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Beyond snoozing in the middle of five wildlife parks, overnight guests at the future eco-resort in Mandai will be able to participate in behind-the-scenes activities that keepers undertake to help animals learn. Mr Mike Barclay, group chief executive of Mandai Park Holdings, said during a media conference on Thursday (May 23) that the resort will offer a unique opportunity for guests to experience hands-on and learning activities that are not currently available. Guests could, for example, be taken to the zoo’s elephant enclosure in the evenings to help…

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At least eight guests struck down by norovirus at luxury Club Med Yabuli resort in northern China

Eight guests celebrating the Lunar New Year holiday at the luxury Club Med Yabuli resort in northern China had contracted the norovirus sometimes known as “winter vomiting bug”, according to the resort operator. “Harbin local government confirmed that eight guests received medical treatment for symptoms of the ‘Winter Vomiting Bug’ Norovirus on February 9 and 10 at Club Med Yabuli in Heilongjiang Province,” said a statement released by Club Med on Monday. Harbin is the capital city of China’s nothernmost province. No one had been kept in hospital for treatment,…

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