In today's The Straits Times News In A Minute video, we look at:
*Taxi operators have to meet stricter standards on taxi availability next year. At least 85 per cent of their fleets must meet a daily minimum mileage and be on the roads during peak hours.
*Self-proclaimed pick up artist Julien Blanc will not be allowed to hold seminars in Singapore, after online petitions over his controversial tactics, which suggest physical violence against women.
*The Finance Ministry has asked Singaporeans to share their ideas and suggestions on possible measures for Budget 2015.