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Ex-NTU prof Cherian George accepts HK position after tenure rejection

13-May-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Former journalist Cherian George, the academic whose tenure rejection by the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) caused much backlash against the institution last year, [...]
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What’s the Real Difference Between Buying Private Property In Singapore and Iskandar? We’ll Show You

13-May-2014 Intellasia | Money Smart | 6:00 AM

Remember the days when buying property in Singapore used to be easy? Only a few years ago, it was possible to borrow up to 90 percent of a property’s value from a bank [...]
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Singapore to release detailed Q1 GDP data on May 20

13-May-2014 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Singapore will report detailed data on gross domestic product (GDP) for the first quarter on May 20, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said on Monday. The Economic Survey of [...]
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Singapore’s Frasers Centrepoint Plans REIT Listing

13-May-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Frasers Centrepoint Ltd, a Singapore-based property company controlled by Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi, said Monday that it will seek approval from its [...]
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Qantas daily Perth-Singapore service ends

13-May-2014 Intellasia | The Australian Aviation | 6:00 AM

When flight QF78 touched down at Perth Airport shortly after 1130pm on Sunday night it represented the end of Qantas’s regularly scheduled international service from [...]
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Five youths charged with vandalism of Toa Payoh HDB block

13-May-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Five 17-year-youths have been charged for vandalism on Saturday, for their suspected involvement in the rooftop graffiti case in Toa Payoh. According to the Singapore Police [...]
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Singapore company faces sentencing for pollution

13-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Singapore-based company and its senior engineer are scheduled to be sentenced in connection with discharging oily waste into the ocean. Odfjell Asia II Pte Ltd and the crew [...]
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In New Textbook, the Story of Singapore Begins 500 Years Earlier

13-May-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Singapore has rewritten the history taught in secondary school to expand the story of the island state’s birth. While earlier generations learned a narrative that [...]
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Defense chiefs to meet in Singapore

13-May-2014 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

The defense ministers of Japan, the United States and South Korea are likely to huddle on the sidelines of the Asia Security Summit in Singapore from May 30 to June 1, [...]
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Singapore shipping route good for north

13-May-2014 Intellasia | Farm Weekly | 6:00 AM

NORTHERN pastoralists could soon have their products shipped direct to the Singapore market from their front door. Australian company Merchant Shipping is operating a direct [...]
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Singaporeans born in 2015 to receive special jubilee edition birth certificate

13-May-2014 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

All Singaporeans born next year will be issued a special edition birth certificate with a commemorative mark as part of the Jubilee Baby Gift bundle to celebrate [...]
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Singapore’s pet cafes’ survival threatened by strict regulations, high costs

13-May-2014 Intellasia | To Day | 6:00 AM

Pet cafes are gaining popularity in Singapore, but staying open, or even getting started, appears to be a challenge, with owners noting that many cafes have shut down within [...]
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Nearly 5 in 10 Singapore SMEs worry over credit availability

13-May-2014 Intellasia | Singapore Business Review | 6:00 AM

Global economic woes also spook SMEs. A study into the concerns and behaviors of SMEs in Singapore, conducted by Western Union Business Solutions has revealed a significant [...]
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Singapore Airlines flight to HK forced to turn-back mid-flight

Singapore Airlines flight to HK forced to turn-back mid-flight

12-May-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines flight SQ866 was forced to make a turn-back mid-flight after pilots were alerted to cockpit warning relating to a cargo door on Friday. The airline company [...]
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Singapore sees record tourism receipts, visitor arrivals in 2013

12-May-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singapore remains an attractive destination in 2013, ending the year with record tourism receipts (TR) and international visitor arrivals (IVA). The full-year TR came in at [...]
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