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Filipino who made anti-Singaporean comments charged under Sedition Act

09-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

A Filipino who allegedly made anti-Singaporean comments on Facebook has been charged with sedition and giving false information during police investigations. Ed Mundsel Bello [...]
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15-year-old arrested for alleged loanshark harassment

09-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

A 15-year-old was arrested for suspected involvement in loanshark harassment. The teen allegedly set fire to the front door of a HDB unit at Woodlands Street 82, said a [...]
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Your Say: Singapore civil society is a work in progress

09-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Constance Singam is an author and civil society activist. In the last thirty years, Constance has led women’s organisations, co-founded civil society groups, been a [...]
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Student gets stern warning for posting fake announcement on Lee Kuan Yew’s death

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 11:05 PM

A male Singapore student below the age of 16 got a stern warning from the police for posting a fake death announcement on former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew on 18 March. [...]
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3D Lasers Will Help Guide Singapore’s Urban Bus Traffic Under Test Programme

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | IB Times | 11:05 PM

Within the next 12 months Singapore will become the testing ground for a traffic safety system that connects laser radar sensors to city buses that would warn drivers of [...]
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Singapore c.bank to issue semiannual policy statement on April 14

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:05 PM

Singapore’s central bank said on Tuesday that it will issue its semiannual monetary policy statement on April 14. The statement will be released at 8 a.m. (0000 GMT), [...]
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Australia chases BHP, Rio Tinto on Singapore tax shelter – AFR

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:05 PM

Australia is pursuing global miners BHP Billiton (BHP.AX)(BLT.L) and Rio Tinto (RIO.AX)(RIO.L) for shifting billions of dollars in iron ore profits through marketing hubs in [...]
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Dad in India names baby after Lee Kuan Yew

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 11:05 PM

MR B. Jeyaprakash, a bus driver working for a government transport company in India’s Tamil Nadu state, has never been to Singapore and, until last month, had never [...]
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Singapore’s demographic lesson for China

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Business Spectator | 11:05 PM

When Lee Kuan Yew was still alive and ruling his city-state with an iron fist, the late statesman was not shy about courting controversy. One of his most amusing beliefs was [...]
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Books related to Lee dominate bestseller list

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Asiaone | 11:05 PM

Books about Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s founding prime minister, have been flying off the shelves since his death two weeks ago on March 23. All 10 titles on [...]
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Shake up ahead for Singapore’s telco sector?

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | CNBC | 11:05 PM

Singapore’s mobile landscape long dominated by three telco operators faces the prospect of a fourth competitor as soon as 2016 – a new order that could shake-up [...]
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How BHP and Rio Tinto channelled billions through Singapore

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFR | 11:05 PM

Alarm bells were ringing at the Australian Tax Office in 2008 as auditors confronted a wave of aggressive tax strategies that grew out of the mining boom – and one of [...]
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Singapore bond bankers vie for deals as OCBC closes gap on DBS

08-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 11:05 PM

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp is closing the gap on top-ranked Singapore dollar bond arranger DBS Group Holdings, trailing by the narrowest margin on record last quarter. OCBC [...]
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Check out the special coins MAS has released for SG50

07-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 10:50 PM

The Monetary Authority of Singapore has released a new line of coins to commemorate the country’s 50th anniversary of independence. Coming in $2, $5 and $50 [...]
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Recent marriage cohorts and younger grooms have higher marriage dissolution rates

07-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 10:50 PM

The rate of marriage dissolutions – annulments or divorces – is higher among recent marriage cohorts and younger grooms but lower among recent Muslim marriages, a [...]
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