Payments for goods and services are usually done by cash, Cashcard, NETS, credit card, EZ-link card, cheques, etc. depending on the type of goods/services.
For more information on Cashcard and NETS, please visit: http://www.nets.com.sg
For more information on EZ-link card, please visit http://www.ezlink.com.sg/home
Goods and Services Tax
A 7% Goods and Services Tax (GST) is levied on all goods and services. The final amount for your purchases
should be the total of the item's price and the 7% GST.
The standard voltage for electrical appliances in Singapore is 240 volts. Electrical accessories such as the 3-pin plug, multi-plug and extension drum should bear the approved stamp from PUB/SISIR to ensure electrical safety.
Transport Services Contact Numbers
Dial-A-Cab : 6342 5222
CityCab : 6552 1111
Comfort Taxi : 6552 1111
SMRT Taxis : 6555 8888
Smart Cab : 6485 7777
TransCab : 6555 3333
Premier Taxis : 6363 6888
Prime Taxi : 6778 0808
Yellow-Top Taxi : 6293 5545
Emergency Contact Numbers
In case of emergencies such as road accidents, serious physical injuries and fires, the following are the numbers to contact:
Campus Security, NTU: 6790 5200, NIE: 6790
Fire / Ambulance: 995
Drug trafficking and drug abuse are serious offences. Trafficking, manufacturing, importing or exporting of drugs carries a death penalty. Unauthorised consumption of drugs also carries a heavy penalty.
Controlled drugs, psychotropic substances, firecrackers, unauthorized reproduction of copyright publications, obscene articles and publications are illegal in Singapore.
Smoking is prohibited in most buildings and public air-conditioned areas.