Purchasing exec jailed 2 years for taking nearly S$300,000 of electrical cables to sell for ‘fast cash’

Purchasing exec jailed 2 years for taking nearly S$300,000 of electrical cables to sell for ‘fast cash’

3/8/2021 1:49:00 PM

Purchasing exec jailed 2 years for taking nearly S$300,000 of electrical cables to sell for ‘fast cash’

SINGAPORE — A purchasing executive at an engineering firm exploited a loophole and got hold of about S$291,000 worth of new electrical cables, telling his subordinate to sell them as scrap metal in exchange for “fast cash”.

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Man jailed for repeatedly breaking into ex-girlfriend’s home to steal jewellery, cash to pay off debts

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