Tag: HDB

  • Car park warden warning system

    I was very amused (and thankful) yesterday to discover that Mellben Seafood Restaurant has a “carpark warden warning system”. When your friendly neighbourhood carpark warden turns up to issue fines at the HDB carpark, a designated staff member blows a long blast on a whistle that will get almost everyone startled and on their feet.…

  • Now that the homeless families have been housed

    CNA reports on HDB’s 50th Anniversary with an opening paragraph which would have been an outright clanger if they hadn’t found lodging for the park-dwellers: SINGAPORE: Is there a role for Singapore’s Housing and Development Board (HDB), now that the entire population has been housed? Congratulations on 50 years of housing the nation!