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Singapore’s largest indoor mall playground to open at Marina Square, Singapore News

Parents of hard-to-handle children will be happy to know that there’ll soon be another souped up playground in town to let your kids run wild. Kiztopia, marketed as Singapore’s largest edutainment playground in a shopping mall, will be opening its doors on June 15 at Marina Square.  The mall is already home to another popular kids’ playground, Pororopark. So how does it compare? Based on information that’s been released to the media, Kiztopia boasts a whopping 18 different play areas, including an indoor driving school, role-play rooms, a ‘ninja warrior’ course and even ‘augmented…

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Singapore’s largest indoor playground located in a mall to open at Marina Square, Singapore News

Parents of hard-to-handle children will be happy to know that there’ll soon be another souped up playground in town to let your kids run wild. Kiztopia, marketed as Singapore’s largest edutainment playground in a shopping mall, will be opening its doors on June 15 at Marina Square.  The mall is already home to another popular kids’ playground, Pororopark. So how does it compare? Based on information that’s been released to the media, Kiztopia boasts a whopping 18 different play areas, including an indoor driving school, role-play rooms, a ‘ninja warrior’ course and even ‘augmented…

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Driver arrested after car crashes through bollard, injuring 4 at Marina Bay Financial Centre, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Four people were injured on Monday evening (April 15) after a car crashed into a metal bollard along a pavement at the Marina Bay Financial Centre (MBFC). The car’s driver, a 25-year-old man, has been arrested for causing grievous hurt by negligent act. Police said they were alerted to the accident at the junction of Central Boulevard and Marina Way at 6.08pm. Three female pedestrians and a male car passenger, aged between 35 and 46, were conscious when taken to Singapore General Hospital. Photo: Lianhe Zaobao The Singapore…

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Singapore investment holding firm United Industrial raises stake in Marina Centre for S$485 million

United Industrial Corporation, a subsidiary of UOL Group, is acquiring a further 24.27 per cent stake in indirect subsidiary Marina Centre Private Holdings (MCH) for S$485.3 million (US$358.86 million), to be paid in cash. It already owns a 53.07 per cent stake in MCH.The acquisition is being made through the purchase of shares from the following vendors – 10 per cent from OUE for S$200 million, 10.27 per cent from Finnegan Investments for S$205.3 million and 4 per cent from Mackmoor for US$80… Source link

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‘Rain’ in Marina Coastal Expressway after sprinklers activated by accident, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Motorists who were heading to the west on the Marina Coastal Expressway (MCE) on Tuesday (March 19) experienced a wet morning when tunnel fire sprinklers were accidentally activated. A video posted on Facebook group Singapore Taxi Driver shows water raining down on vehicles in an MCE tunnel. Motorcyclists are seen stopping at the side of the expressway to don their raincoats before carrying on with their journey. The video prompted speculation among social media users that there was a burst pipe in the expressway tunnel. In response to…

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Singapore’s largest nightclub Marquee to open at Marina Bay Sands in April, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – The nightlife scene here is about to get a big boost with the Republic’s largest nightclub, Marquee Singapore, opening its doors on April 12 at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands (MBS). Coming in at 2,300 sq m and spanning across three storeys topped by a 30m-high ceiling, the party playground will house an eight-armed indoor ferris wheel – with a photo booth in each pod – offering views of the dance floor. A three-storey-high slide will also add to the carnival-like atmosphere. The space – formerly occupied…

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Body of 45-year-old man found floating at shoreline near Marina South Pier MRT station, Singapore News

The body of a 45-year-old man was found floating in the waters of the Singapore Strait, at the shoreline near Marina South Pier on Tuesday (Jan 22). Stomp contributor Asrina alerted Stomp to the incident and shared a video taken at the scene. The body was seen floating face-down in the water near a water break situated close to Marina South Pier MRT Station. Several people had gathered nearby the floating body. Photo: Stomp In response to a Stomp media query, the police said they were alerted to the case of unnatural…

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Singapore ushers in 2019 with spectacular fireworks show at Marina Bay, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – As the clock struck midnight, Singapore ushered in the new year with a spectacular seven-minute fireworks display at Marina Bay on Tuesday (Jan 1). Revellers thronged the bay area despite the drizzle and cloudy skies to catch the festivities such as a striking fireworks musical at The Float @ Marina Bay, rides and games at the Prudential carnival, and live performances at the Esplanade Outdoor Theatre. The show at the float culminated in an hour-long fireworks musical involving pyrotechnics, lights, and performance acts by Taiko drummers, dancers and…

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