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Amos Yee’s ‘humanitarian release’ from detention denied: Law firm

06-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Teenager Amos Yee, who is seeking political asylum in the United States, will remain in detention until his final hearing on March 7 this year, after immigration authorities [...]
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Singapore Sees Little Growth in Investment This Year

04-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore sees little growth in fixed-asset investments this year after commitments fell to the lowest level since at least 2007, the Economic Development Board said. Capital [...]
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Singapore Airlines stewardess found dead in San Francisco hotel room

04-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A Singapore Airlines (SIA) air stewardess was found dead in a San Francisco hotel room on Tuesday (January 31, US time), several hours before she was to depart from the city [...]
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Guided trail to offer glimpse of WWII in Singapore

04-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Last Days of Empire walk among various activities planned to mark 75th anniversary of Fall of S’pore Raynold Toh YK Walking for three hours to an old Japanese war [...]
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Singapore: 20,000 new jobs to be created in 2017 despite investment dip

04-Feb-2017 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

According to Singapore’s Economic Development Board (EDB), as many as 20,100 jobs will be created this year as investment projects in the pipeline get fully [...]
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Singapore Says Asian Growth Helps Offset US Trade Threat

04-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asia’s expanding economies and growing middle class are a benefit to Singapore and may help offset the threat of a trade pullback from the US, according to the city [...]
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Singapore January factory activity rises to 2-year high – SIPMM PMI

04-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Activity at Singapore’s factories in January expanded at the fastest pace in more than two years, helped by new orders, new exports and a pick-up in factory output, a [...]
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Queues at Singapore banks on Li Chun as people deposit money on auspicious day

04-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Hoping for better fortune in the new year, people queued at banks and cash deposit machines around Singapore on Friday (February 3). Depositing money on Li Chun, also known [...]
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2 arrested for trying to swim to Singapore illegally

03-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Two Bangladeshi men, aged 36 and 37, have been arrested for unlawful entry into Singapore after they were found swimming at the sea off Woodlands Waterfront, the Singapore [...]
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Singapore must guarantee equality to minorities: Shanmugam

03-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Home Affairs and Law minister K Shanmugam says the country must ensure the safety, security and freedom of religion to all, including the Muslim community. Faced with issues [...]
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Global trends can hit religious harmony in Singapore: Shanmugam

03-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

He points to anti-Islamic sentiment in West, extremism in region When US President Donald Trump put a temporary travel ban on citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries, he [...]
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Filing fees for patents to be lowered from April

03-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Application fees to file for patent and trade mark protection or request for a patent search report will be lowered from April 1 this year, said the Intellectual Property [...]
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Small savers flock to Singapore Savings Bond

03-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Business Times | 6:00 AM

THE Singapore Savings Bond (SSB) programme has exceeded S$1 billion in outstanding amount, with more than 37,000 investors, the Monetary Authority of Singapore announced on [...]
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Singapore December bank lending edges up on construction sector loans

02-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s total bank lending in December rose 1.1 percent from November, on the back of a rise in loans to the building and construction sector, central bank data [...]
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Gas prices to go up from February for Singapore households

02-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Gas tariffs for households will increase by 4.5 per cent or 0.76 cent per kilowatt hour (kWh) from February 1 to April 30, 2017, City Gas announced on Tuesday (January 31). [...]
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