Singapore

  • 16-year-old Singaporean who made ‘detailed plans’ to attack two mosques in Woodlands detained under ISA

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    16-year-old Singaporean who made ‘detailed plans’ to attack two mosques in Woodlands detained under ISA

  • Covid-19: 25 new infections in Singapore, all imported

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    Covid-19: 25 new infections in Singapore, all imported

  • Exercise restraint during CNY activities this year to avoid ‘real risk’ of second circuit breaker, says Singapore PM Lee (VIDEO)

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    Exercise restraint during CNY activities this year to avoid ‘real risk’ of second circuit breaker, says Singapore PM Lee (VIDEO)

  • Singapore court sentences man to 20 years’ jail, caning for sexually abusing underage brother-in-law over four years

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    Singapore court sentences man to 20 years’ jail, caning for sexually abusing underage brother-in-law over four years

  • Lion cub Simba born in Singapore via artificial insemination (VIDEO)

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    Lion cub Simba born in Singapore via artificial insemination (VIDEO)

  • Covid-19: Singapore aims to set up one community vaccination centre in each housing estate by end-March

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    Covid-19: Singapore aims to set up one community vaccination centre in each housing estate by end-March

  • Special Covid-19 testing for some staff at Singapore’s Changi Airport after more contagious UK strain found in three community cases

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    Special Covid-19 testing for some staff at Singapore’s Changi Airport after more contagious UK strain found in three community cases

  • Singapore police arrest three people for allegedly staging protest on behalf of LGBTQ students

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    Singapore police arrest three people for allegedly staging protest on behalf of LGBTQ students

  • Nearly two-thirds of Singapore firms hurt by Covid-19, but rising number expect economy to improve, survey shows

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    Nearly two-thirds of Singapore firms hurt by Covid-19, but rising number expect economy to improve, survey shows

  • Covid-19: Singapore reports three confirmed cases of B117 strain

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    Covid-19: Singapore reports three confirmed cases of B117 strain

  • Singapore's Sheng Siong to reward staff with up to 16 months’ bonus after ‘tremendous’ performance in 2020

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    Singapore's Sheng Siong to reward staff with up to 16 months’ bonus after ‘tremendous’ performance in 2020

  • Covid-19:14 new infections in Singapore, all imported

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    Covid-19:14 new infections in Singapore, all imported

  • Ex-retail consultant jailed for accepting S$180 in bribes to leak Singtel customer details

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    Ex-retail consultant jailed for accepting S$180 in bribes to leak Singtel customer details

  • Politicians from Singapore political parties debate non-Chinese PM issue at forum

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    Politicians from Singapore political parties debate non-Chinese PM issue at forum

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  • Annual vaccination for Singaporeans against Covid-19 a possibility as coronavirus mutates, says education minister

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    Annual vaccination for Singaporeans against Covid-19 a possibility as coronavirus mutates, says education minister

    SINGAPORE, Jan 26 — Singaporeans may have to be vaccinated against Covid-19 yearly, just like how it is for influenza, Education Minister Lawrence Wong said. This is because new...

  • Rise in imported cases not due to more travellers entering Singapore, says minister

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    Rise in imported cases not due to more travellers entering Singapore, says minister

    SINGAPORE, Jan 26 — The surge in imported Covid-19 cases seen in Singapore in recent weeks is not the result of more travellers entering the country, Education Minister Lawrence...

  • Singapore activists appeal gay sex ban court ruling

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    Singapore activists appeal gay sex ban court ruling

    SINGAPORE, Jan 26 — Three Singapore campaigners launched an appeal yesterday against a court’s decision to uphold a law banning sex between men, the latest effort to overturn...

  • 44 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, all imported

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    44 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, all imported

    SINGAPORE, Jan 25 — Singapore reported 44 new cases of Covid-19 today, all of them imported. There were no cases in the wider community, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said. All...

  • Singapore’s Ministry of Transport: Brakes to be made mandatory for all bicycles using public paths, roads

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    Singapore’s Ministry of Transport: Brakes to be made mandatory for all bicycles using public paths, roads

    SINGAPORE, Jan 25 — All bicycles used on public paths and roads must have brakes installed, the Ministry of Transport (MOT) said today, as it accepted recommendations from the...

  • Singapore-Johor RTS Link station in Woodlands to be 10 times the size of typical MRT station, says LTA

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    Singapore-Johor RTS Link station in Woodlands to be 10 times the size of typical MRT station, says LTA

    SINGAPORE, Jan 24 — The Johor Baru-Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link’s station at Woodlands North and its connected Customs, Immigration and Quarantine (CIQ) facility...

  • Covid-19: 48 new cases in Singapore, all imported

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    Covid-19: 48 new cases in Singapore, all imported

    SINGAPORE, Jan 24 — Singapore reported 48 new cases of Covid-19 today, all of which were imported. This equals the record for imported cases set on March 23 last year. The 48...

  • Another worker at Singapore’s Kallang industrial firm tests positive for Covid-19; SIA cabin crew member among imported cases

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    Another worker at Singapore’s Kallang industrial firm tests positive for Covid-19; SIA cabin crew member among imported cases

    SINGAPORE, Jan 23 — A 26-year-old sales personnel at BS Industrial and Construction Supply is Singapore’s sole Covid-19 community case yesterday, bringing the number of...

  • Singapore’s Bedok Mall, Golden Mile Complex among places visited by Covid-19 cases while infectious

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    Singapore’s Bedok Mall, Golden Mile Complex among places visited by Covid-19 cases while infectious

    SINGAPORE, Jan 23 — The Ministry of Health (MoH) added Bedok Mall, Golden Mile Complex, VivoCity mall and several eateries to a list of public places that had been visited by...

  • Singapore studying whether to give ‘benefits’ to travellers who have been vaccinated, says education minister

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    Singapore studying whether to give ‘benefits’ to travellers who have been vaccinated, says education minister

    SINGAPORE, Jan 23 — The idea of giving “benefits” to vaccinated travellers is still being studied carefully by the government, since the ability of vaccines to lower one’s...

  • Seniors in Singapore’s Ang Mo Kio, Tanjong Pagar to get Covid-19 vaccine from Jan 27; other seniors to follow from mid-Feb

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    Seniors in Singapore’s Ang Mo Kio, Tanjong Pagar to get Covid-19 vaccine from Jan 27; other seniors to follow from mid-Feb

    SINGAPORE, Jan 23 — The Covid-19 vaccination exercise for seniors will kick off in Singapore next Wednesday (January 27) with pilots in Ang Mo Kio and Tanjong Pagar, where...

  • Covid-19: Free surveillance testing to be offered to community groups, workers in Singapore’s Chinatown

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    Covid-19: Free surveillance testing to be offered to community groups, workers in Singapore’s Chinatown

    SINGAPORE, Jan 23 — The government will offer free Covid-19 surveillance testing for community groups and workers in Chinatown as a precautionary measure in the lead-up to...

  • Daily cap of eight visitors for each household from Jan 26, ramped up spot-checks during Chinese New Year, says Singapore’s Health Ministry

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    Daily cap of eight visitors for each household from Jan 26, ramped up spot-checks during Chinese New Year, says Singapore’s Health Ministry

    SINGAPORE, Jan 23 — With the upcoming Chinese New Year festivities, safe management measures will be tightened, with increased enforcement checks at food-and-beverage (F&B)...

  • Singapore Health Ministry: Covid test at republic’s land checkpoints; all cargo drivers tested negative

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    Singapore Health Ministry: Covid test at republic’s land checkpoints; all cargo drivers tested negative

    SINGAPORE, Jan 22 — More than 500 cargo drivers have been tested for Covid-19 at both Singapore land checkpoints today with all results turning out negative in the one-day...

  • Singapore construction firm, two senior staff convicted over 2017 PIE viaduct collapse that killed foreign worker

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    Singapore construction firm, two senior staff convicted over 2017 PIE viaduct collapse that killed foreign worker

    SINGAPORE, Jan 22 — The main contractor involved in the 2017 collapse of an uncompleted Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) viaduct at Upper Changi Road East, as well as two of its...

  • Singapore records 15 new Covid-19 infections, including one in the community

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    Singapore records 15 new Covid-19 infections, including one in the community

    SINGAPORE, Jan 22 — Singapore reported 15 new cases of Covid-19 today, of which one was in the community. The other 14 cases were imported and had been placed on stay-home...

  • Singapore man gets jail, caning for molesting girlfriend’s sleeping mother, asking her to have sex

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    Singapore man gets jail, caning for molesting girlfriend’s sleeping mother, asking her to have sex

    SINGAPORE, Jan 22 — A 25-year-old man was sentenced to nine months’ jail and one stroke of the cane yesterday for molesting his girlfriend’s mother, who had earlier looked...

  • ‘Humbling, surreal’: Singaporean music arranger Lenny Wee makes his mark at US presidential inauguration

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    ‘Humbling, surreal’: Singaporean music arranger Lenny Wee makes his mark at US presidential inauguration

    SINGAPORE, Jan 22 — The widely-watched inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States included a behind-the-scenes slice of Singapore. The ceremony,...

  • To encourage take-up of Covid-19 vaccine, govt officials will go door-to-door to address concerns, says Singapore health minister

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    To encourage take-up of Covid-19 vaccine, govt officials will go door-to-door to address concerns, says Singapore health minister

    SINGAPORE, Jan 22 — To encourage the take-up of Covid-19 vaccinations, government officials will be going door-to-door to explain why vaccinations are needed and help people...