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Singapore Court Orders Caning for Little India Rioter

01-Dec-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

The Singapore High Court on Friday ordered caning of an Indian national for his role in a rare riot in the island nation last year. The High Court sentenced Samiyappan [...]
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Middle class in Singapore ‘feeling more insecure’

01-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

The sense of security typically associated with being middle-class has given way to anxiety among such Singaporeans, as technology and globalisation widen income gaps and [...]
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SIA acquisition of Tiger Airways cleared for takeoff by competition watchdog

01-Dec-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS) on Friday (November 28) cleared the proposed acquisition of Tiger Airways Holdings by Singapore Airlines (SIA). CCS concluded [...]
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Singapore pledges more steps if needed to contain household debt

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

Some highly-leveraged households in Singapore may be vulnerable if interest rates rise or the economy slows, its central bank said on Thursday, asserting it will take more [...]
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S’poreans less ardent about buying property

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

A sobering mix of property curbs, a softening economy and the prospect of higher interest rates seems to have cooled Singaporeans’ fervour for property, both at home [...]
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MAS lays out risks for Singapore private debt

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Thursday laid out the potential strains on highly indebted corporates and households in Singapore, just a day after [...]
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Singapore among new markets for Poland’s apples

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

You can now take a bite out of apples from Poland, the biggest exporter of the fruit. Polish apples are now on sale at FairPrice Xtra supermarkets after the European country [...]
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A New Vision for Singapore

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Singapore has made great economic strides over the 50 years since independence. With a GDP per capita of $55,000, the island state is, by this measure at least, the most [...]
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Singapore Wealthy Stung as Crude Rout Sinks Bonds: Asean Credit

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s wealthiest residents may be regretting bank rolling the island’s oil industry. Bonds from oilfield services providers are the worst performers among [...]
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Singapore, Brunei sign civil aviation cooperation deal

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

Under the agreement, both countries will cooperate in areas like civil aviation safety, security and training, aircraft accident and incident investigation, air traffic [...]
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India’s development to drive opportunities for Singapore businesses: S Iswaran

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

With new prime minister Narendra Modi at the helm, India is entering a new phase of development, and this will drive opportunities for Singapore businesses, said Second Trade [...]
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Singapore should continue to help Aceh: Manpower minister

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Manpower minister Tan Chuan-Jin donated books to a school on behalf of the Singapore government as he toured Aceh ahead of the 10th anniversary of the Boxing Day Tsunami. [...]
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Southeast Asia: Singapore tests its success

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Weary commuters stream off the train at the station in Punggol, a district on Singapore’s east coast, as retired engineer Michael Ng and his wife hunt down a restaurant [...]
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S’pore’s slowing core inflation may prompt policy easing: Economists

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

After refraining from easing monetary policy even though the economy contracted earlier this year, scope is growing for the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to act. To [...]
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Singapore LNG gets S$1.11b term loan

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singapore LNG (SLNG) announced on Thursday (November 27) that it has secured a S$1.11 billion term loan facility to refinance some of its government loans. To refinance some [...]
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