Singapore

  • Singapore arrests couple in Taiwan baby-dumping case

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    Singapore arrests couple in Taiwan baby-dumping case

  • Covid-19: Singapore’s tight border controls could lead to higher unemployment, job losses, says education minister

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    Covid-19: Singapore’s tight border controls could lead to higher unemployment, job losses, says education minister

  • Plans to deploy booster vaccine jabs as early as end-2021 if needed, says Singapore health minister

    6 hours ago

    Plans to deploy booster vaccine jabs as early as end-2021 if needed, says Singapore health minister

  • Covid-19: 25 new  infections in Singapore, including seven linked to Changi Airport T3 cleaner

    21 hours ago

    Covid-19: 25 new infections in Singapore, including seven linked to Changi Airport T3 cleaner

  • Covid-19: Singapore ‘on knife’s edge’, community cases can go either way in coming weeks, says education minister

    22 hours ago

    Covid-19: Singapore ‘on knife’s edge’, community cases can go either way in coming weeks, says education minister

  • Vaccines ‘not 100pc efficacious’ but benefits outweigh risks, offer some protection against variants, says Singapore health minister

    22 hours ago

    Vaccines ‘not 100pc efficacious’ but benefits outweigh risks, offer some protection against variants, says Singapore health minister

  • Covid-19: 28,000 tested as part of effort to contain TTSH cluster, says Singapore health minister

    22 hours ago

    Covid-19: 28,000 tested as part of effort to contain TTSH cluster, says Singapore health minister

  • Singapore’s Geylang Serai market, Courts outlet in Jurong Point among places visited by Covid-19 cases while infectious

    1 day ago

    Singapore’s Geylang Serai market, Courts outlet in Jurong Point among places visited by Covid-19 cases while infectious

  • Singapore PM Lee and several ministers speak out against alleged racist attack on woman at Choa Chu Kang Drive

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    Singapore PM Lee and several ministers speak out against alleged racist attack on woman at Choa Chu Kang Drive

  • Covid-19: Cook at Mos Burger in Singapore’s Suntec City sole unlinked community case, two others linked to airport cluster

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    Covid-19: Cook at Mos Burger in Singapore’s Suntec City sole unlinked community case, two others linked to airport cluster

  • Singapore Parliament: MPs question how news media from SPH will achieve digital innovation, retain talent in future

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    Singapore Parliament: MPs question how news media from SPH will achieve digital innovation, retain talent in future

  • Covid-19: 19 new  infections in Singapore, including two linked to Changi Airport T3 cleaner

    1 day ago

    Covid-19: 19 new infections in Singapore, including two linked to Changi Airport T3 cleaner

  • Covid jab maker BioNTech to build SE Asia manufacturing site in Singapore

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    Covid jab maker BioNTech to build SE Asia manufacturing site in Singapore

  • Singapore steps up precautionary measures in seaport

    2 days ago

    Singapore steps up precautionary measures in seaport

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  • Basement 2 of Singapore’s Changi Airport T3 to be closed, 9,000 staff to be swabbed after spate of Covid-19 cases

    2 days ago

    Basement 2 of Singapore’s Changi Airport T3 to be closed, 9,000 staff to be swabbed after spate of Covid-19 cases

    SINGAPORE, May 10 — Basement 2 of Changi Airport Terminal 3 will be closed to the public temporarily from Monday (May 10), as the airport steps up measures following the...

  • Four of 10 Covid-19 community cases in Singapore test preliminarily positive with India’s B1617 variant

    2 days ago

    Four of 10 Covid-19 community cases in Singapore test preliminarily positive with India’s B1617 variant

    SINGAPORE, May 10 — Singapore on Sunday (May 9) recorded 10 locally transmitted cases of Covid-19, of which four tested preliminarily positive with the B1617 variant that...

  • Singapore Victoria Junior College student infected with Covid-19; 103 people quarantined, 2,200 others to be swabbed

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    Singapore Victoria Junior College student infected with Covid-19; 103 people quarantined, 2,200 others to be swabbed

    SINGAPORE, May 8  — A Victoria Junior College (VJC) student has tested positive for Covid-19. The case is unlinked to previous infections, which means 2,200 people will...

  • Covid-19: Seven community cases among 20 new infections in Singapore

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    Covid-19: Seven community cases among 20 new infections in Singapore

    SINGAPORE, May 8 — Singapore today recorded 20 new cases of Covid-19, seven of which were in the wider community. Two community cases are linked to previous infections and...

  • Covid-19: Singapore to put off letting in work pass holders from higher-risk countries it had approved earlier

    3 days ago

    Covid-19: Singapore to put off letting in work pass holders from higher-risk countries it had approved earlier

    SINGAPORE, May 8 — The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) said that it will be revising the entry dates of work pass holders from higher-risk countries or regions who have already...

  • Two men admit bribing former LTA director with S$50,000 over Singapore MRT project

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    Two men admit bribing former LTA director with S$50,000 over Singapore MRT project

    SINGAPORE, May 8 — Two construction firm employees were yesterday among the first to plead guilty to their roles in a corruption case involving a former deputy group director...

  • Information of 1,166 UOB customers in Singapore leaked after employee allegedly falls for impersonation scam

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    Information of 1,166 UOB customers in Singapore leaked after employee allegedly falls for impersonation scam

    SINGAPORE, May 8 — An employee of the United Overseas Bank (UOB) here allegedly fell prey to a Chinese police impersonation scam, resulting in some information of 1,166...

  • Singapore political succession not just an ‘internal PAP problem’, but a national issue, says Goh Chok Tong

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    Singapore political succession not just an ‘internal PAP problem’, but a national issue, says Goh Chok Tong

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — The issue of political succession is not one that just concerns Singapore’s ruling party, but the entire nation, said Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok...

  • Singapore: ‘Sovereign’ woman who refused to wear mask gets two weeks’ jail, S$2,000 fine

    4 days ago

    Singapore: ‘Sovereign’ woman who refused to wear mask gets two weeks’ jail, S$2,000 fine

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — A woman who gained notoriety last year for claiming she was a “sovereign” above the law was jailed two weeks and fined S$2,000 today. Paramjeet Kaur, a...

  • Some Singapore Press Holdings staff concerned about editorial independence of non-profit funding model

    4 days ago

    Some Singapore Press Holdings staff concerned about editorial independence of non-profit funding model

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — After the bombshell announcement that the Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) would be cutting off its media business arm to form a not-for-profit entity, there...

  • 25 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including four community cases

    4 days ago

    25 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including four community cases

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — Singapore reported 25 new cases of Covid-19 today, four of which were in the community. The Ministry of Health (MOH) did not say if the four community cases...

  • Singapore passport validity to increase to 10 years for applications from October

    5 days ago

    Singapore passport validity to increase to 10 years for applications from October

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — The validity period of Singapore passports for citizens aged 16 and above will soon be increased from five to 10 years. The change will apply to those who...

  • Singaporean teen sentenced to probation for filming naked boys at Sengkang Sports Centre toilet

    5 days ago

    Singaporean teen sentenced to probation for filming naked boys at Sengkang Sports Centre toilet

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — A 16-year-old teenager was sentenced to one-and-a-half years’ probation on Friday (May 7) for taking 58 video clips of naked boys in the men’s toilet at...

  • Singapore Health Science Authority: 2.2m Covid-19 vaccine doses given; 95 ‘serious adverse events’ reported

    5 days ago

    Singapore Health Science Authority: 2.2m Covid-19 vaccine doses given; 95 ‘serious adverse events’ reported

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — Around 2,800 “adverse events” have been reported out of the 2.2 million vaccine doses administered here between December last year and mid-April, the...

  • 18 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including two community cases

    5 days ago

    18 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including two community cases

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — Singapore reported 18 new cases of Covid-19 today, two of which were in the community. The two community cases are not linked to the cluster of 40 people at...

  • Singapore: Man charged with hitting younger sister with wooden pole, who later died at Clementi flat

    5 days ago

    Singapore: Man charged with hitting younger sister with wooden pole, who later died at Clementi flat

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — A 29-year-old man was charged today with voluntarily causing grievous hurt to his 19-year-old sister, who was found dead in a public housing flat in Clementi...

  • Singapore Press Holdings to restructure media business into not-for-profit entity

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    Singapore Press Holdings to restructure media business into not-for-profit entity

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — The Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) will be restructuring its media business into a not-for-profit entity amid falling advertising revenue.   With...

  • Singapore Nanyang Polytechnic students develop robot guide dog on wheels to help vision impaired

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    Singapore Nanyang Polytechnic students develop robot guide dog on wheels to help vision impaired

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — A team of students at Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) has developed a prototype robot dog for the visually impaired that reads out directions and even “barks”...

  • Singapore’s Raffles Hospital engaged to conduct free public Covid-19 testing after long queues at screening centres

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    Singapore’s Raffles Hospital engaged to conduct free public Covid-19 testing after long queues at screening centres

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — Raffles Hospital has been engaged to conduct free Covid-19 swab tests after thousands turned up at four regional screening centres on Monday (May 3), when...