Snapshot: Knowing Where to Knock

If you’re an 80s kid, I’ll bet good money that you grew up on a diet of sitcoms. Great, weren’t they? Like a great many people, I consider ‘Friends’ to be one of my favourite shows. I watched it so often I can remember all the lines.

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Snapshot: ‘Visit’ to the National Eye Centre

So yesterday, I had an appointment at the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) near Outram MRT Station. I’ve been having an annoying eye infection for the last week, and before I actually go blind, I thought I’d better go see a specialist.

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Snapshot: Of Wellness Village Spa’s Sudden Closure

If you haven’t read the report, Wellness Village Spa, which used to operate out of the Pan Pacific Singapore Hotel, suddenly closed shop in the course of a day. Its phones were disconnected, its director, Lia Meyrina, vanished into thin air, and all that’s left are its former customers’ credit card debts. Around 500 of its clients owe credit card companies between S$550 to S$6,000 for payment of services that they’ll never be able to use.

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