The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Dec 21, 2016

Today's top news headlines: ex-BSI banker Yeo Jiawei found guilty in 1MDB-linked case, slight dip in cut-off points for popular secondary schools, and car COEs rise in last bidding exercise.

In today's The Straits Times News In A Minute video, we look at:

*Ex-BSI banker Yeo Jiawei was found guilty of tampering with witnesses in a money-laundering case linked to Malaysian state fund 1MDB.

*The minimum entry requirement for popular secondary schools dropped slightly this year, possibly due to a smaller cohort of pupils who sat the PSLE this year.

*Certificate of Entitlement premiums for cars closed higher in the last bidding exercise of the year.