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LTA launches Taxi-Taxi@SG: Here's a list of third-party taxi apps in Singapore

LTA launches Taxi-Taxi@SG: Here's a list of third-party taxi apps in Singapore
SINGAPORE – Singaporeans now have a plethora of taxi applications competing for their attention, as the Land Transport Authority (LTA) becomes the latest to join the pack with its new app Taxi-Taxi@SG. Here is a rundown of the apps that are available …
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Opera-singing taxi driver lauded by SOTA singing teacher
He said the taxi driver told him he is 63 years old and took singing lessons with a Chinese tenor, who studied voice in Italy and returned to Singapore in 1959 to teach. “The quality of the voice at that age really surprised me – he is 63 years old …
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GrabTaxi, ComfortDelgro flagged as most popular: Straits Times online poll
GrabTaxi's founders and Harvard Business School graduates Anthony Tan and Tan Hooi Ling said in an April interview with Digital Life that the app has enough drivers using its service to be the "second largest cab fleet" in Singapore after taxi operator …
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Marriott launches free WiFi access for loyalty members in tacit mea culpa

Marriott launches free WiFi access for loyalty members in tacit mea culpa
Participating brands include JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Gaylord Hotels, Renaissance and the Autograph Collection. However, non-participating hotels include select Ritz-Carlton properties such as the Millenia Singapore and the Hotel Ritz-London.
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Global Update: Who's Where and Doing What – November 2014.
Michel Goget, whose truly international career started with the opening of the (former) Loews Monte Carlo in 1975 and included major stints with Disneyland Paris and Dolce International prior to joining Marriott International, is leaving Ritz-Carlton …
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Keyless, smartphone-enabled room entry debuts in New York, Singapore
Starwood's SPG Keyless programme is being called a first for the hotel industry and will roll out Wednesday to 10 hotels around the world in markets like Beijing, Doha, Hong Kong, New York, and Singapore. Hotel brands include Aloft, Element and W …
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