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‘Jury is still out’ on Singapore’s younger generation: ESM Goh

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

It is important to honour our seniors and recognise their contributions in building Singapore, but the future is in the hands of the younger generation and it remains to be [...]
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Singapore business confidence drops to 12-month low in Q4: Report

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

This is the second consecutive quarterly dip in the Singapore Commercial Credit Bureau’s latest Business Optimism Index, with all six business indicators experiencing [...]
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Growing number of singles in Singapore

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singlehood rates are among the highest for lower-educated Singaporean men in their 30s and 40s, and higher educated women in Singapore, according to the country’s [...]
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Singapore welcomes UN resolution to tackle ‘foreign terrorist fighters’

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Singapore welcomes the United Nations Security Council’s unanimous adoption of Resolution 2178, which aims to prevent and suppress [...]
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Singapore needs ‘second wing’ for growth: ESM Goh

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singapore needs a “second wing” for its economic growth, and the country’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) could boost that flight overseas, said [...]
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Singapore SMEs urged to ride Vietnam’s growth

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Senior minister Goh Chok Tong yesterday called on Singapore’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to ride Vietnam’s growth, which is set to reach 6 per cent [...]
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Doing Business in Singapore–Q&A with Sanju Goswami

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Hawaiireporter | 6:00 AM

On a recent trip to Malaysia I took a detour to Singapore to visit Sanju Goswami, a former Hawaii resident, and good friend. My interest in seeing Sanju was more than social. [...]
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Rubber band loom products are safe: Spring Singapore

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Rubber loom products here meet safety standards, Spring Singapore has found. Earlier this month, the standards agency had received feedback that several rubber band loom [...]
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IO in Singapore, one year on

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Datacenterdynamics | 6:00 AM

It was big news when IO opened in Singapore a year ago in September 2013. This was IO’s first data centre outside North America, and Singapore was planned as the [...]
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UPDATE 1-As Singapore’s high-cost economy restructures, some short-term pain

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Data centre operator IO is just the kind of company Singapore wants to see in its future as cost pressures erode its competitiveness in the traditional low-end manufacturing [...]
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Singapore and the Philippines to step up defence cooperation

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 9:00 AM

While meeting his Philippine counterpart, Defence minister Ng Eng Hen reaffirmed warm bilateral defence relations between Singapore and the Philippines. Singapore and the [...]
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Singapore group of Islamic scholars and teachers moves to counter militant ideology

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 9:00 AM

A group of Islamic scholars and teachers set up to curb the Jemaah Islamiah (JI) threat in Singapore has been counselling people who actively read online material related to [...]
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Stuck fighting abroad, Malaysian and Indonesian jihadists band together

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 9:00 AM

Finding themselves in a foreign land, Malaysian and Indonesian jihadists under the Islamic State (IS) have banded together in a Malay-speaking military unit according to a [...]
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For rich jetsetters, Singapore packs a punch

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 9:00 AM

The Malaysia Airlines’s twin tragedies and the unrest in Thailand may have taken the wind out of the sails of Singapore’s tourism sector, but one segment in [...]
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ICA looking into iris scanning at Singapore checkpoints

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 9:00 AM

Singapore and the Philippines have agreed to an annual defence dialogue at a senior official level to strengthen bilateral defence cooperation. A statement from the Ministry [...]
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