The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Oct 5, 2017

Over 100,000 Singaporeans to be trained in basic digital skills; world’s most expensive rice to launch in Singapore next month; teacher found guilty of making and using counterfeit money.

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

* Over 100,000 Singaporeans are expected to be trained in basic digital skills over the next three years to help them adapt to a changing workplace.

* Japanese rice, Kinmemai Premium, which touts itself as the world’s most expensive rice, will be available in Singapore next month.

* A secondary school teacher was convicted of making two counterfeit Singapore $100 dollar notes and using them to pay for massage services.