One member of our Complaint Singapore Facebook group posted a complaint in regards to some employment agency in Singapore being greedy, and did not refund (at least) 50% of his worker’s money paid to the said agency for the job, after he was terminated in less than a month. According to him, the said Vietnamese worker had borrowed the money from bank, in order to pay the Singapore agency, and without the money, it will be difficult for him to survive back home. He ended the post asking for advise…Read More
Fit Singaporeans Rejected To Sign-On As Regular in SAF
A member of Complaint Singapore Facebook group posted this complaint in regards to a rejection by SAF – “Singapore Armed Forces” (MINDEF – Ministry of Defense) for his application to sign-on as SAF regular army personnel, despite of him being physically fit. According to the complainant, he was unable to find any decent job in Singapore, as he only have a GCE “N” level education certificate and a Class 3 driving license. He also claimed he was fired from a driver job because the employer prefers a foreigner with higher…Read More
Who Is At Fault Here, Grab Driver or Passenger?
A Grab customer posted her unpleasant experience with a JustGrab driver recently. In the nasty post, she claimed that she waited for 24 minutes for the Grab car to arrive, according to her, the driver is only 1km away from her location.. After she boarded the Grab car, she blasted her unhappiness to the said driver and there were some exchange of “harsh words” between both parties. Subsequently, the driver drove back to the lobby of the pickup location, and drop off the passenger, and uttered some vulgarity before leaving,…Read More
Ridiculous Delivery Contract?
Someone wrote a post online to raise awareness about a ridiculous job contract her father was offered (and signed) by a delivery company recently. According to the contract details, there are a lot of unreasonable penalties such as $100 for un-attempted parcel, $250 for lost or missing parcels etc.. However, the said delivery company did not pay the complainant’s father for the jobs done, even when he resigned. The company was subsequently un-contactable.. . The original post is here: Hi friends, if you happen to see this post, PLEASE help…Read More
Illegal Heavy Vehicle Parking
A member raised the concern about illegal heavy vehicle (bus) parking along Lorong 31 Geylang, right opposite continuous double yellow lines.. It seems that after several complaints to local authority, the parking problem did not improve.. Such illegal parking poses obstruction to other road users, and making it inconvenient for nearby residents. Many comments generated from the post.. Some even ask gave the complainant some advices.. To report any illegal parking on any roads, you may contact LTA customer service hotline: 1800 – CALL LTA (1800 – 2255 582) or…Read More
Boneless Fish with Bones?
A member of Complaint Singapore (Singapore Facebook Group) posted an article about someone also share her bad experience with a particular “premium” fish market company. According to the post, the said merchant charges extra “premium” to remove bones from the purchased fish, however, to the dismay of the parent, she found 3 bones in it, luckily she was the one who discovered it while eating. A check online found that the said fish merchant is quite a reputable one! Lots of positive review about them too.. Some comments from the…Read More
Complaint: $12 for 12 Gong Gong?
Are Singapore seafood becoming TOO EXPENSIVE nowadays? A member of our Facebook group – Complaint Singapore, posted a photograph showing that he paid $12 for a plate of boiled “Gong Gong” (or “dog conch” by the English). On the plate, there are only 12 “small” pieces of “Gong Gong”, which means it is $1 each! OMG~ The photograph of the receipt summary clearly shows the price is “GongGong” is S$12 inclusive of GST. The said HALAL restaurant is quite a reputable one in Jalan Kayu, and always crowded with lots of…Read More
Is Instant Self-Heating Hot Pot a Rip-Off ?
A member bought an instant vegetarian self-heating hot pot and upon opening it, found that it is a Total Rip-Off !! He posted in our Facebook group – “Complaint Singapore” to voice his unhappiness, and even attach a few photographs to show that the content is really quite miserable for the S$12.80 he paid! In fact, after a quick check online, there are actually a lot of brands, types and favors of instant self-heating hot pot available to Singapore diners already. The price can range from about S$12 to $20+…Read More
Be Careful When Transferring Via PayLah
A guy posted in a our Facebook group – Complaint Singapore, about her girl friend had accidentally transferred some money to a wrong PayLah! account in Singapore. After consulting with the bank, they were advised to contact the other party to ask for the money back. However, despite several plead via SMS and phone call, other party refused and even scolded him for a mere S$13.70! . *Original post as follow (name/number censored): I need advice guys. Yesterday my girlfriend accidentally sent to a wrong paylah account . And it…Read More
Singapore Errant Motorcyclists Caught on Malaysia Highway
Over the eve of Chinese Lunar New Year, several sources reported a group of motorcyclists riding on Malaysia highway, committed several traffic offenses along the way, such as speeding, riding on emergency lane (or expressway road shoulder) and even deliberately masked their bike license plates to avoid being caught on police camera, etc. The article was shared on our Facebook group – “Complaint Singapore“, and received a lot of negative comments and reactions! These “hell riders” was subsequently caught by traffic police and escorted to a nearby petrol station, to…Read More