Shell Contains Leak at Singapore
Shell Contains Leak at Singapore Refining-Petrochemical Site-SpokeswomanNew York TimesSINGAPORE — Royal Dutch Shell has contained a leak at its Pulau Bukom refining and petrochemical complex in Singapore, and operations have not been affected, a company spokeswoman said on Monday. The small leak occurred on Friday, the ...and more »
Posted on 31 July 2017 | 3:31 am
Japan's cheese tart chain Pablo opens
The Straits TimesJapan's cheese tart chain Pablo opens Singapore outlet on Aug 8The Straits TimesSINGAPORE - Japanese cheese tart chain Pablo will open its first outlet here in Wisma Atria next Tuesday (Aug 8). On the menu will be the chain's signature 15cm-wide cheese tarts. Pablo is famous for baking cheese tarts in varying degree of "doneness", ...
Posted on 31 July 2017 | 3:16 am
Armed robbery at Upper Bukit Timah Shell
Channel NewsAsiaArmed robbery at Upper Bukit Timah Shell petrol station, man arrestedChannel NewsAsiaSINGAPORE: A 48-year-old man has been arrested after a case of armed robbery at a Shell petrol station along Upper Bukit Timah Road on Monday (Jul 31). The police said it was alerted to the incident at 219 Upper Bukit Timah Road at about 12.50pm, and ...and more »
Posted on 31 July 2017 | 3:00 am
Singapore stocks poised to go higher:
Singapore stocks poised to go higher: Analysts - Channel NewsAsiaChannel NewsAsiaYear-end estimates for the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) range from 3,400 points to a possible test of the 3,539.95-level last seen in April 2015.and more »
Posted on 31 July 2017 | 2:23 am
Singapore-JB Rapid Transit System to begin
Channel NewsAsiaSingapore-JB Rapid Transit System to begin passenger service by ...Channel NewsAsiaA cross-border MRT system which will connect Singapore and Johor Baru in Malaysia will begin passenger service by the end of December 2024, ministers from ...Singapore, Malaysia ministers agree to start MRT service to Johor ...The Straits TimesS'pore-JB MRT to run in 2024TODAYonlineMRT service to link JB and Singapore by 2024 | Free Malaysia TodayFree Malaysia Todayall 5 news articles »
Posted on 31 July 2017 | 1:14 am
Singapore high school maths problem stumps
A maths problem that first appeared in a test for Singapore's elite high school students has baffled Internet users around the world after it went viral, prompting a rush of attempts to solve it. The question, involving a girl asking two boys to guess her birthday after giving them scant clues, first appeared in an April 8 test organised by the Singapore and Asian School Math Olympiads (SASMO ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:17 am
SE Asia Stocks - Most end lower; Singapore
SINGAPORE, April 14 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stock markets ended in negative territory on Tuesday, while Singapore rose the most in nearly three months, helped by banking and real estate shares ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:03 am
EM ASIA FX-Singapore dollar jumps after
* Singapore dollar up over 100 pips after c.bank stays pat * Long-term outlook on Singapore dollar stays bearish * Won gains on exporters, Singapore dollar (Adds more details, updates prices) By Jongwoo ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:27 pm
Singapore surprises by standing pat on
Singapore's central bank on Tuesday surprised markets by holding off from further monetary easing, saying an improving outlook for global growth would underpin the trade-reliant economy. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said the city-state's economy was on track to meet the official forecast of 2-4 percent growth in 2015, and kept its projections for headline and core inflation ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 9:43 pm
EM ASIA FX-Singapore dollar jumps after
* Singapore dollar up over 100 pips after c.bank stays pat * Long-term outlook on Singapore dollar stays bearish By Jongwoo Cheon SINGAPORE, April 14 (Reuters) - The Singapore dollar jumped on Tuesday, ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:27 pm
Singapore manufacturing falls 6.1%
SINGAPORE: The Republic's industrial production fell year-on-year for the sixth straight month in July, hurt by lower output of electronics, pharmaceuticals and rigs, EDB reported on Wednesday (Aug 26). Production in the electronics cluster fell 5.8 per ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:20 pm
Coach Singapore opens next gen store
Coach Singapore has opened a new store on Orchard Rd in the Wisma Atria shopping centre. The New York-headquartered brand describes the new store as its “next generation retail concept”. So important is the new outlet to the brand, South Korean ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:19 pm
Singapore will suffer with weak ringgit
Singapore’s Foreign Minister K.Shanmugam says the weakening ringgit and Malaysia’s slowing economy is not beneficial to Singapore. Channel NewsAsia reported the minister as saying this at a forum entitled, “Small state diplomacy: Challenges and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:12 pm
Singapore’s OCBC Bank establishes private
OCBC Bank and its asset management subsidiary Lion Global Investors announced the close of a new private equity fund that will invest in small and medium-sized companies in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and China for institutional investors and high net ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:54 pm
Singapore: Cash Buyer Says Norway's Stance
The recent statement from the Norwegian Shipowners Association (NSA) regarding a ban on the beaching method of recycling ships used in the Indian sub-continent has drawn criticism from Singapore-based cash buyer Wirana Shipping Corporation. The news was ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:45 pm
Singapore PM draws laughs in US speech
Singapore is well-known for its efficiency and order, but during a visit to Washington the city-state's prime minister displayed a less advertised attribute — humor.
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 4:19 am
Obama thanks Singapore PM for military
President Barack Obama on Tuesday thanked Singapore for its military cooperation as the U.S. prepares to rotate ships through the prosperous city-state to boost its presence in the Asia-Pacific.
Posted on 2 April 2013 | 12:07 am
Obama to host Singapore leader at White
The White House says President Barack Obama will meet next month with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (lee haz-ee-en lahng).
Posted on 27 March 2013 | 3:28 pm
3-year prison sentence for ex-Romanian
A Romanian court on Wednesday handed a three-year prison sentence to a former Romanian diplomat for killing a man in a hit-and-run accident in Singapore.
Posted on 26 March 2013 | 5:13 pm
Parents seek US probe into son's Singapore
Months before Shane Todd's girlfriend found his body hanging in his Singapore apartment last June, the engineer told his parents he thought his life was threatened and that he was being asked to do something that might hurt U.S. national security.
Posted on 8 March 2013 | 10:07 am
Resolved Question: How clean is Singapore?
I heard Singapore is really clean.
1) Is it true that there are no wires (that power lines/ cables are buried underground)? Why?
2) Is it true that you can't spit?
3) Is gum illegal?
Also, what are other facts about Singapore.
Posted on 21 August 2012 | 4:09 pm
Resolved Question: Living Cost in Singapore?
I am comming to singapore in search of Jobs and presently in Dubai with a 8 years work experience in Customer Service. Wanted to know what is the standard living in there and what should be the minimum salary inorder to survive.
Posted on 12 December 2009 | 3:50 am
Resolved Question: Where should I go in
I am going to visit Singapore in this coming Dec and planning to stay there for 3 days 2 nights. I am wondering if you can recommend: eat, see, stay...etc.
Posted on 8 October 2009 | 1:25 am
Resolved Question: Cultures in Singapore?
I know Singapore is a multi-racial country.
What are some religious and food culture? Other types of cultures can also be included.
Posted on 25 August 2009 | 4:34 pm
I'm thinking of moving to Singapore for a couple of years , but I only want to go if my dogs can come with me. I have a small pugalier and a large weimaraner. Also , when i come back to Australia , will they be able to come back with me? I really would like for this trip to happen , but without my two dogs it would be extremely hard. Thanks in advance to every1 answering.
Posted on 25 August 2008 | 5:37 pm