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by quidsin
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 7:35 am
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: Importing Products
Replies: 3
Views: 2089

Importing Products

Hi, My wife has a hair salon here in SG and uses and sells high end hair care products to customers. The product she uses can be bought in the US for 1/3 of the price which the exclusive distributor for that product sells it for here in Singapore. In order to save costs, she is thinking of making th...
by quidsin
Wed, 08 May 2013 8:54 am
Forum: Parenting, Family & Schools
Topic: Local School - need advice on moving my son to one
Replies: 29
Views: 16630

Local School - need advice on moving my son to one

I have 2 children, 1 of them is currently in an international school in Primary 3 and the other is in a local school in primary 1. I have been quite impressed with the local primary school which my younger son attends and am thinking about moving my older son from International school to the same lo...
by quidsin
Thu, 02 May 2013 4:54 pm
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: Structural Damage with Property
Replies: 2
Views: 1195

Structural Damage with Property

Hi, I bought a 10yr old condo earlier this year and have now moved in. We noticed a lot of damp in one rooms after a few weeks and the management are not taking any responsibility to rectify. I was in contact with the previous owner this week who admitted that it was an issue they were fighting the ...
by quidsin
Tue, 29 Jan 2013 3:27 pm
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: 10 things I hate about Singapore
Replies: 373
Views: 111438

ok, ok, I'm back!!! Saw something at the weekend that warrants a mention. Out in Parkway Parade Shopping centre, they have a samaritans booth collecting used clothes for charity and they then give you a receipt to redeem a $2 parkway parade voucher from the Customer Service desk. I kid you not, the ...
by quidsin
Thu, 03 Jan 2013 10:00 pm
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: very dfficult landlady - advice sought
Replies: 6
Views: 2418

pault, you will find yourself arguing the toss with her over what is deemed fair wear and tear. the fact is that they can try their luck and try to rip you off for ur deposit and this happens a lot, twice to me in the six years which i have been here. so, i would at least try and hold back the last ...
by quidsin
Tue, 30 Oct 2012 12:46 pm
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: ACRA Business Renewal
Replies: 2
Views: 2851

ACRA Business Renewal

Hi I need to renew my business registration with ACRA. When i registered the business last year I was on an employment pass but I have since become a PR and it won't let me renew it now online as my SingPass has changed since becoming PR and the old SingPass attached to the business reg with ACRA ha...
by quidsin
Thu, 30 Aug 2012 7:54 am
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: PR - updating passport details
Replies: 1
Views: 25618

PR - updating passport details

Hi,

Does anyone what the procedure is for a PR updating the ICA with new passport details? And then obtain a new entry and re-entry permit which has your revised passport number on it?

thx
by quidsin
Sat, 21 Jul 2012 5:03 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Sperm count test
Replies: 1
Views: 5552

Sperm count test

Anyone know where you can get a sperm count test done? I had a vasectomy a few months back and need to check it has worked...cheers
by quidsin
Mon, 16 Jul 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: 10 things I hate about Singapore
Replies: 373
Views: 111438

I'm back, but only to inform you all of another absolute mind boggling observation. Now, in any western developed society, we all give way immediately to emergency vehicles. Now, the reason we do this is because someone could be dying so here's a refresher on what to do when you hear a siren from an...
by quidsin
Fri, 22 Jun 2012 7:26 pm
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: 10 things I hate about Singapore
Replies: 373
Views: 111438

ok, ok, this a bit of fun guys, I'm not going anywhere soon, been here too long and just thought we'd have some fun. Plenty of great things about this place too which far outweigh the negatives. So I was out in the shopping centre today and got another one which shoud have made it into the top 10. 1...
by quidsin
Wed, 20 Jun 2012 9:31 pm
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: 10 things I hate about Singapore
Replies: 373
Views: 111438

10 things I hate about Singapore

In no particular order: 1. Hocking We've all heard it, the legendary technique of clearing ones throat in public with no consideration for others - a disgusting act, have repremanded a number of individuals, suggest others exercise the same. 2. All ang mo's are rich There appears to be this mis-conc...
by quidsin
Mon, 29 Aug 2011 2:49 pm
Forum: Staying, Living in Singapore
Topic: Law Firm
Replies: 0
Views: 1441

Law Firm

Hi,
Can any recommend a decent law firm to help with a dispute in personal banking ?

thx
by quidsin
Wed, 12 Jan 2011 9:50 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Spray tan in Singapore
Replies: 24
Views: 25055

my wife recently found a lady who does mobile spray tanning i.e visits you in your home...they are called "tan at home" and cost $50 and she was very happy with it as well...their# is 91465980
by quidsin
Sun, 28 Nov 2010 10:31 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Open a Sole Proprietorship on a DP and getting the LoC
Replies: 261
Views: 272486

Re: Thanks so much "Movingtospore!"

"Movingtosg," Your PM is EXACTLY what I was looking for! I will contact the lady at MOM tomorrow :) Thank you so much!! By the way, I finally did get a call back from MOM and again, DIFFERENT information every time I call and talk to someone. This time, the lady at MOM told me I needed 5 ...
by quidsin
Tue, 07 Sep 2010 3:04 pm
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: Designer for Flyers/Handouts
Replies: 2
Views: 2668

Designer for Flyers/Handouts

Hi - i need to get some flyers designed and printed up for my company...could do it myself if I wasn't so indicisive and had a few spare days on my hands hence why I need to employ the services or a designer / printer. Can anyone point me in the right direction ?

Thx

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