Singapore

  • Three F&B outlets ordered to shut down for 10 days for breaching safe distancing measures in Singapore, four others fined

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    Three F&B outlets ordered to shut down for 10 days for breaching safe distancing measures in Singapore, four others fined

  • Singapore court fines two Britons who gathered at Robertson Quay during circuit breaker to drink and chat

    40 minutes ago

    Singapore court fines two Britons who gathered at Robertson Quay during circuit breaker to drink and chat

  • 21 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including one imported case; no new cases in the community

    16 hours ago

    21 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including one imported case; no new cases in the community

  • Robot developed in Singapore does nasal swabbing, reducing virus risk to healthcare workers

    1 day ago

    Robot developed in Singapore does nasal swabbing, reducing virus risk to healthcare workers

  • 4 in 10 Singapore consumers less than satisfied with online shopping experience despite jump in spending

    1 day ago

    4 in 10 Singapore consumers less than satisfied with online shopping experience despite jump in spending

  • Singapore hotel apologises to guests on stay-home notice after complaints of dirty rooms

    18 hours ago

    Singapore hotel apologises to guests on stay-home notice after complaints of dirty rooms

  • 31 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including nine imported cases; no new cases in the community

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    31 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including nine imported cases; no new cases in the community

  • More than 6,700 jobs, training opportunities offered in the food sector since April, says Singapore ministry

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    More than 6,700 jobs, training opportunities offered in the food sector since April, says Singapore ministry

  • Job or hijab? Singapore debates ban on Islamic veil at work

    1 day ago

    Job or hijab? Singapore debates ban on Islamic veil at work

  • International students on Singapore bond unable to find jobs, desperate for help and answers

    2 days ago

    International students on Singapore bond unable to find jobs, desperate for help and answers

  • Amid Singapore's crisis of a generation, losing a job takes a heavy emotional and mental toll

    2 days ago

    Amid Singapore's crisis of a generation, losing a job takes a heavy emotional and mental toll

  • 18 new Covid-19 cases, including four imported infections and one in the community

    2 days ago

    18 new Covid-19 cases, including four imported infections and one in the community

  • More Singapore households in need of food aid, including younger couples and private property dwellers, say charities

    3 days ago

    More Singapore households in need of food aid, including younger couples and private property dwellers, say charities

  • Migrant workers in Singapore turn to online singing contest to beat lockdown blues

    2 days ago

    Migrant workers in Singapore turn to online singing contest to beat lockdown blues

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  • 15 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including one in the community and five imported ones

    3 days ago

    15 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including one in the community and five imported ones

    SINGAPORE, Sept 19 — Singapore has confirmed 15 new cases of Covid-19, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said on Saturday (Sept 19). There is one new community case, a Singaporean,...

  • Singapore police probe firm owned by Newcastle United bidders

    3 days ago

    Singapore police probe firm owned by Newcastle United bidders

    SINGAPORE, Sept 19 — Singapore police are looking into a complaint from Ernst & Young that a firm owned by bidders for football club Newcastle United allegedly used the...

  • Singapore Airlines pilots agree on up to 60pc pay cut to save jobs amid Covid-19

    3 days ago

    Singapore Airlines pilots agree on up to 60pc pay cut to save jobs amid Covid-19

    SINGAPORE, Sept 19 — Singapore Airlines (SIA) pilots will be taking pay cuts ranging from 10 to 60 per cent, after the union representing them agreed with their employers on a...

  • Fire breaks out at Buddhist temple in Singapore, resident from nearby elderly home taken to hospital

    3 days ago

    Fire breaks out at Buddhist temple in Singapore, resident from nearby elderly home taken to hospital

    SINGAPORE, Sept 19 — A fire broke out at a Buddhist temple in Admiralty last night, prompting the authorities to evacuate residents from a nearby elderly home. The Singapore...

  • Daily number of Covid-19 cases in Singapore hits new low of 11 — lowest since March 12

    4 days ago

    Daily number of Covid-19 cases in Singapore hits new low of 11 — lowest since March 12

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — Singapore has confirmed 11 new cases of Covid-19, said the Ministry of Health (MOH) in a press release today. This is the lowest number of daily cases since...

  • Most Singaporeans too reliant on cleaners, unwilling to pick up trash from the ground, study shows

    4 days ago

    Most Singaporeans too reliant on cleaners, unwilling to pick up trash from the ground, study shows

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — Singapore residents are “substantially” reliant on cleaning services, with just under half saying in a survey that they are prepared to lift a finger...

  • Singapore: 20-year-old pleads guilty to sharing obscene videos in sex-themed ‘SG Nasi Lemak’ chat group

    4 days ago

    Singapore: 20-year-old pleads guilty to sharing obscene videos in sex-themed ‘SG Nasi Lemak’ chat group

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — A 20-year-old man today became the first person to admit to his involvement in the now-defunct SG Nasi Lemak Telegram chat group, where obscene videos and...

  • Singapore SBS Transit clarifies that it did not pursue legal action against abusive commuters as only victims can do so

    4 days ago

    Singapore SBS Transit clarifies that it did not pursue legal action against abusive commuters as only victims can do so

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — SBS Transit clarified today that it is unable to pursue civil action against those who abuse its frontline staff as legally only a victim can do so. The...

  • Singapore Elections Department files police report against New Naratif website for breaching election advertising rules during GE2020

    4 days ago

    Singapore Elections Department files police report against New Naratif website for breaching election advertising rules during GE2020

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — A police report has been filed against socio-political website New Naratif for breaching election rules during the 2020 General Election. The Elections...

  • Midas touch: Singapore exchange touts gold to the masses

    4 days ago

    Midas touch: Singapore exchange touts gold to the masses

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — Fancy owning your own gold bars that you can admire and take selfies with?  With the coronavirus fuelling demand for safe-haven assets for investors to...

  • Singapore Elections Department files police report against website for breaching election advertising rules during GE2020

    4 days ago

    Singapore Elections Department files police report against website for breaching election advertising rules during GE2020

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — A police report has been filed against socio-political website New Naratif for breaching election rules during the 2020 General Election. The Elections...

  • Man in Singapore jailed 10 years for killing wife in Loyang condo over suspicions of cheating

    4 days ago

    Man in Singapore jailed 10 years for killing wife in Loyang condo over suspicions of cheating

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — Thinking that his wife of 28 years was having an affair, Krishnan Raju snapped one evening after listening to an audio file of her conversation with another...

  • Former Grab driver fined S$2,400 for posting photos of himself sniffing underwear from clothes racks

    4 days ago

    Former Grab driver fined S$2,400 for posting photos of himself sniffing underwear from clothes racks

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — When Lim Wei Ming came across a pair of shorts hanging on a clothes rack in Chua Chu Kang in 2018, he masturbated and took some photographs of the piece of...

  • Singapore apex court acquits Nigerian man of drug trafficking in rare reversal of its own decision

    4 days ago

    Singapore apex court acquits Nigerian man of drug trafficking in rare reversal of its own decision

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — In a rare move, the Court of Appeal yesterday reversed its own decision to convict a Nigerian man of a capital drug trafficking charge, almost a decade...

  • Company manager fined for locking three ‘troublemaker’ foreign workers in room during Singapore’s circuit breaker

    4 days ago

    Company manager fined for locking three ‘troublemaker’ foreign workers in room during Singapore’s circuit breaker

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — When three foreign workers staying in his company’s factory-converted dormitory kept defying the law, Shaun Pang Tong Heng decided to take matters into...

  • Man jailed for cheating S$700 from Singapore Foodpanda, GrabFood by taking food he sent to neighbours’ homes

    4 days ago

    Man jailed for cheating S$700 from Singapore Foodpanda, GrabFood by taking food he sent to neighbours’ homes

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — In a bid to fraudulently get free food, a 27-year-old unemployed man placed numerous orders with GrabFood and Foodpanda using his neighbours’ addresses....

  • Singapore Court of Appeal reserves judgement on TOC, SDP’s Pofma challenges

    4 days ago

    Singapore Court of Appeal reserves judgement on TOC, SDP’s Pofma challenges

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — The highest court of the land yesterday heard its first legal challenges to the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (Pofma), brought on...

  • Vital to frame issues in ‘considerate, accountable manner’, says Singapore WP’s Raeesah Khan after police warning for Facebook posts

    5 days ago

    Vital to frame issues in ‘considerate, accountable manner’, says Singapore WP’s Raeesah Khan after police warning for Facebook posts

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — Workers’ Party (WP) Member of Parliament (MP) Raeesah Khan said she had learned as an MP that she has the power to start difficult conversations and that...

  • Singapore-based medical firm creates a quicker, non-invasive Covid-19 test using saliva

    5 days ago

    Singapore-based medical firm creates a quicker, non-invasive Covid-19 test using saliva

    SINGAPORE, Sept 18 — A Singapore-based medical company has devised a quicker, less invasive test for detecting the Covid-19 coronavirus. Veredus Laboratories launched two new...