The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Oct 9, 2017

12% increase in suspicious transactions reported: CAD; import of instant hotpot products containing meat not approved by AVA; A*Star research fellow fined $7,000 for illegal GST refund.

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

* 12% increase in suspicious transactions reported: CAD

* Import of instant hotpot products containing meat not approved by AVA

* A*Star research fellow fined $7,000 for illegal GST refund