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WeChat tops download charts in Singapore after TV commercial debut
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WeChat tops download charts in Singapore after TV commercial debut

May 23rd, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Nimbuzz may not think much of television commercials at the moment, but it seems to be getting WeChat a fair bit of traction here in Singapore and the region. A month after the China-based instant messaging app made its debut on...
Singapore do-not-call registry to keep spam calls, messages out from Jan 2014
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Singapore do-not-call registry to keep spam calls, messages out from Jan 2014

May 15th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Users of cellphones can finally say no to those annoying spam SMSes or phone calls by adding their phone numbers to a much-awaited do-not-call registry in Singapore from January 2,...
Commentary: Singapore gets stricter with data protection, but issues persist
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Commentary: Singapore gets stricter with data protection, but issues persist

October 16th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
After years of being spammed by irritating SMSes to buy a house or insurance policy, Singapore's consumers will finally be able to say no to these messages with a data protection law passed for the first time...
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M1 gets S$300,000 fine for outage, appeals immediately

November 14th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
M1 is facing one of the stiffest fines meted out to a telecom operator in Singapore in years, after faulty hardware cards caused some of its users to be locked out from their messages and mobile Internet services on May 18 this...