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Singapore PM Lee to reshuffle cabinet in coming months

Singapore PM Lee to reshuffle cabinet in coming months

01-Mar-2018 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Tuesday he will reshuffle his cabinet after parliament breaks in coming months to give more responsibility to the next [...]
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Trump reportedly praised Singapore for executing drug dealers. Here’s how they’re killed.

01-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

President Trump has been privately praising Singapore, the small city-state once known as the world’s most active executioner per capita. This is according to Axios, [...]
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Singapore, Indian state to collaborate on fintech intiatives

01-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Zdnet | 6:00 AM

Monetary Authority of Singapore has inked an agreement with India’s third-largest state of Maharashtra to jointly develop fintech projects such as blockchain as well as [...]
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Singapore proposes measure to ban citizen communication at terror attack sites

01-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Csmonitor | 6:00 AM

In efforts to counter terrorism, Singapore has proposed a new law to prevent people from taking pictures and videos at terror attack sites. The law has drawn criticism from [...]
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Singapore men convicted over Airbnb rentals

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Two Singaporean men pleaded guilty Tuesday to letting out apartments on Airbnb without official permission, the first such case in the city-state under new rules against [...]
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Third man arrested over Chew Eng Han’s attempted sampan escape

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:00 AM

Police have arrested a 45-year-old Malaysian man over former City Harvest Church (CHC) fund manager Chew Eng’s Han’s attempted escape from Singapore via a sampan. [...]
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Two Singapore Airbnb hosts plead guilty to unauthorised short-term rentals

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Two Singaporeans on trial for unauthorised short-term rentals posted on Airbnb pleaded guilty in court on Tuesday in the first such cases under the city-state’s rules [...]
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Singapore proposes measure to bar communications from terror attack sites

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore on Tuesday proposed a new law to deal with terror attacks by preventing people in the area from taking photos or videos of the incident and communicating about [...]
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Development projects cementing Singapore-Malaysia ties

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Today | 6:00 AM

The eighth SingaporeMalaysia Leaders’ Retreat held in Singapore last month witnessed a milestone in bilateral ties. Leaders of both countries signed an agreement to [...]
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Singapore is the best place to live in the world, according to expats

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Qz | 6:00 AM

Sunny Singapore topped the charts for the third year in a row in HSBC’s annual expat survey (pdf), just beating out Norway, which climbed four spots from last year to [...]
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Malaysian arrested for helping ex-church leader’s attempt to flee Singapore

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Police have arrested a 45-year-old Malaysian man for his suspected involvement in helping former City Harvest Church leader Chew Eng Han’s attempted escape from [...]
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This country is now tied with Singapore as having the most powerful passport in the world

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Business Insider | 6:00 AM

The super-rich, or those who simply love to travel, have made a trend out of collecting passportsbut the new most sought-after one might surprise you. The 2018 Global [...]
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Trump keen to emulate Singapore’s death penalty for drug traffickers: US report

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Today | 6:00 AM

United States President Donald Trump is keen to follow Singapore’s lead and introduce mandatory death penalty and other harsher penalties for drug trafficking offences. [...]
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Chew Eng Han to start jail term after remand period: Court of Appeal

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:00 AM

Former City Harvest Church (CHC) leader Chew Eng Han will start serving his jail term on 1 March after he completes his one-week remand period. This was ordered by the Court [...]
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Cabinet reshuffle after Parliament’s mid-term break, says PM Lee Hsien Loong

28-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Lee Hsien Loong will reshuffle his Cabinet after Parliament takes its mid-term break following the Committee of Supply (COS) debate. In a Facebook post on [...]
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