Singapore

  • Singapore: 94 staff retrenched as HDT shuts electric taxi business due to Covid-19

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    Singapore: 94 staff retrenched as HDT shuts electric taxi business due to Covid-19

  • Four new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

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    Four new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

  • Six fined S$3,000 for violating Singapore Covid-19 measures at Lazarus Island

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    Six fined S$3,000 for violating Singapore Covid-19 measures at Lazarus Island

  • Singapore domestic worker tried to kill herself after repeated abuse, employer convicted

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    Singapore domestic worker tried to kill herself after repeated abuse, employer convicted

  • Singapore woman who fell into open manhole accepts settlement offer after suing PUB for S$5m

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    Singapore woman who fell into open manhole accepts settlement offer after suing PUB for S$5m

  • Covid-19: Singapore man is sole community case among new infections, had dinner with 12 family members

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    Covid-19: Singapore man is sole community case among new infections, had dinner with 12 family members

  • Some family members of Singapore Airlines cabin crew concerned about loved ones contracting Covid-19

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    Some family members of Singapore Airlines cabin crew concerned about loved ones contracting Covid-19

  • Weight loss drink sold online found to contain banned substance, laxative, says Singapore Health Sciences Authority

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    Weight loss drink sold online found to contain banned substance, laxative, says Singapore Health Sciences Authority

  • After brain surgery at 10, and a long recovery, Singapore student triumphs to collect primary school results

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    After brain surgery at 10, and a long recovery, Singapore student triumphs to collect primary school results

  • Singapore woman jailed four years for pouring boiling water on boyfriend’s groin over cheating suspicions

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    Singapore woman jailed four years for pouring boiling water on boyfriend’s groin over cheating suspicions

  • ‘Free speech stops at the boundary of giving offence to religion’, says Singapore minister on Charlie Hebdo’s ‘repulsive’ cartoons

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    ‘Free speech stops at the boundary of giving offence to religion’, says Singapore minister on Charlie Hebdo’s ‘repulsive’ cartoons

  • Seven new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

    2 days ago

    Seven new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

  • Singapore reports no active Covid-19 clusters for first time since Feb 3

    2 days ago

    Singapore reports no active Covid-19 clusters for first time since Feb 3

  • Singapore ICA officer charged with taking bribes from China women in return for special passes

    2 days ago

    Singapore ICA officer charged with taking bribes from China women in return for special passes

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  • Woman who fell into manhole sues Singapore PUB for S$5m, claims accident caused schizophrenia

    3 days ago

    Woman who fell into manhole sues Singapore PUB for S$5m, claims accident caused schizophrenia

    SINGAPORE, Nov 25 — A 47-year-old accountant is claiming damages of about S$5 million (RM15.22 million) from the Public Utilities Board (PUB) in a civil trial that began in the...

  • Unable to fly, these Singapore pilots became hawkers

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    Unable to fly, these Singapore pilots became hawkers

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 — With the aviation industry in the doldrums due to the Covid-19 pandemic, two Singaporeans went from flipping switches at their cockpit seats to flipping...

  • Singapore's SIA successfully raises S$500m via private placement of new 10-year bonds

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    Singapore's SIA successfully raises S$500m via private placement of new 10-year bonds

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 —Singapore Airlines (SIA) today announced that it has successfully raised S$500 million (RM1.5 billion) via a private placement of new 10-year bonds. “This...

  • Singapore deports Bangladeshis over anti-France posts

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    Singapore deports Bangladeshis over anti-France posts

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 — Singapore has deported 15 Bangladeshis over social media posts that incited violence or encouraged communal unrest in response to recent terror attacks in...

  • Thirty-seven Singaporeans, foreigners investigated for radicalisation, stoking communal unrest after France terror attacks

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    Thirty-seven Singaporeans, foreigners investigated for radicalisation, stoking communal unrest after France terror attacks

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 — Following a resurgence of terrorist activity in France and other parts of the world in recent months, 37 individuals — including 14 Singaporeans — have...

  • Singapore reports 18 new Covid-19 infections, all imported cases including 13 foreign domestic workers

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    Singapore reports 18 new Covid-19 infections, all imported cases including 13 foreign domestic workers

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 — Singapore reported 18 new cases of Covid-19 today, all of which were imported. All 18 cases had been placed on stay-home notices upon arrival in Singapore,...

  • Decision to suspend HK-Singapore travel bubble was made jointly, based on ‘clear parameters’, says minister

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    Decision to suspend HK-Singapore travel bubble was made jointly, based on ‘clear parameters’, says minister

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 — The decision to suspend the air travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore was made jointly by both cities and based on parameters that had been set out...

  • Singapore narcotics bureau officer on trial for assaulting Malaysian drug suspect to extract a confession

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    Singapore narcotics bureau officer on trial for assaulting Malaysian drug suspect to extract a confession

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 — A 33-year-old officer from the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) went on trial yesterday for allegedly kicking, punching and slapping a man to extract a...

  • Singaporean man gets 20 years’ jail for twice sexually assaulting daughter with mild intellectual disability

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    Singaporean man gets 20 years’ jail for twice sexually assaulting daughter with mild intellectual disability

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24 — He first sexually assaulted his biological daughter when she was between six and eight years old, and then again when she was 17. The girl was later...

  • Singapore's Ministry of Manpower investigating firm after ex-employee committed suicide allegedly due to harsh working conditions

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    Singapore's Ministry of Manpower investigating firm after ex-employee committed suicide allegedly due to harsh working conditions

    SINGAPORE, Nov 23 — The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) is investigating allegations made against a firm here where a former employee has committed suicide allegedly due to harsh...

  • Five new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

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    Five new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

    SINGAPORE, Nov 23 — Singapore reported five new cases of Covid-19 today, all of which were imported. All five cases had been placed on stay-home notices or isolated upon arrival...

  • Singapore activist charged for one-man smiley face protest

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    Singapore activist charged for one-man smiley face protest

    SINGAPORE, Nov 23 — A Singaporean activist was charged today with staging an illegal one-man protest after he stood outside a police station holding a sign bearing a smiley...

  • Singapore, Hong Kong bubble delay highlights hurdles to travel recovery

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    Singapore, Hong Kong bubble delay highlights hurdles to travel recovery

    SINGAPORE, Nov 23 — A delay to Asia's first travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore has hit the shares of their flag carriers and highlighted the challenges facing the...

  • Singapore’s economy performs better than initial estimates in Q3

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    Singapore’s economy performs better than initial estimates in Q3

    SINGAPORE, Nov 23 — Singapore’s economy performed better than initial estimates in the third quarter, shrinking 5.8 per cent compared with the same period a year ago — a...

  • Singapore 14-day stay-home notice back in force for travellers from Malaysia, Japan due to rise in Covid-19 cases

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    Singapore 14-day stay-home notice back in force for travellers from Malaysia, Japan due to rise in Covid-19 cases

    SINGAPORE, Nov 23 — With the resurgence of Covid-19 cases in Japan and Malaysia, Singapore is tightening its border controls for travellers who are arriving from these two...

  • Breast Cancer Foundation apologises for causing ‘any confusion or offence to anyone’ after posters drew flak

    5 days ago

    Breast Cancer Foundation apologises for causing ‘any confusion or offence to anyone’ after posters drew flak

    SINGAPORE, Nov 22 — The Breast Cancer Foundation (BCF) has apologised for causing “any confusion or offence to anyone” after posters for its Breast Cancer Awareness Month...

  • Twelve new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

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    Twelve new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, all imported

    SINGAPORE, Nov 22 — Singapore today reported 12 new cases of Covid-19, all of which were imported. There were no cases in the wider community for the 12th day in a row....

  • Yucky helpers: Singapore company breeds ‘fresh’ maggots that are hungry to feed on patients’ wounds as healing therapy (VIDEO)

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    Yucky helpers: Singapore company breeds ‘fresh’ maggots that are hungry to feed on patients’ wounds as healing therapy (VIDEO)

    SINGAPORE, Nov 22 — It is not every day that you can say you have five plump maggots wriggling on your palm by choice. The sensation was not entirely unpleasant but the thought...

  • Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble postponed by two weeks

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    Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble postponed by two weeks

    SINGAPORE, Nov 22 — The Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble will be postponed for two weeks, Transport Minister Ong Ye Kung announced yesterday evening, just hours after the...