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Fire at Kent Ridge Hall in NUS put out

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A fire took place Friday at the Kent Ridge Campus of the National University of Singapore (NUS). The fire occurred in a dumpster at Kent Ridge Hall and was put out by 1:30pm. [...]
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Singapore’s NODX fall 3.3pct on-year in January

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports fell more than expected in January. According to trade agency IE Singapore, exports declined by 3.3 per cent on-year last month, [...]
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Singapore’s new private home sales remain low in January

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

New private home sales in Singapore remained in the doldrums in January, as developers held back launches and lending restrictions depressed demand. According to data from [...]
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Do rising Singapore bankruptcies signal trouble ahead?

Do rising Singapore bankruptcies signal trouble ahead?

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Concerns over Singapore’s rising household debt levels may increase after data showed bankruptcy orders have risen to the highest level since 2009, but it isn’t [...]
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Duck into Singapore

Duck into Singapore

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

We couldn’t resist Scoot’s Boxing Day sale and snapped up seats for our family of four for $938. The price includes 7kg of hand luggage and 15kg hold luggage [...]
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Singapore Ex-Protocol Chief Pleads Guilty to False Claims

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Lim Cheng Hoe, Singapore’s former chief of protocol at the Foreign Affairs Ministry, pleaded guilty to submitting false expenses over the amount of pineapple tarts and [...]
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UOB shares hit 2-1/2 wk high on positive results; Singapore index gains

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

United Overseas Bank Ltd shares jumped to their highest in two-and-a-half weeks on Monday on positive quarterly results, while Singapore stocks extended gains from the [...]
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Singapore and Indonesia: An Uneasy Coexistence?

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Thediplomat | 6:00 AM

The latest tensions to emerge between Singapore and Indonesia – this time after Indonesia named a naval warship for two marines executed for a 1965 bombing in Singapore [...]
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Singapore’s crime rate falls to 30-year low

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The number of crime cases in Singapore fell by 4.3 per cent last year amid a drop in the number of major crimes reported. According to the annual crime report released by the [...]
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Migrants Say Firms Force Workers out of Singapore

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Abcnews | 6:00 AM

Bapari Jakir’s employers wanted to see him off the job, but the welder was heavily in debt and didn’t want to go back to Bangladesh. So, he says, they encouraged [...]
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Singapore to continue tightening inflow of work permit holders

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

Singapore will continue to tighten the flow of foreign workers on work permits, even though they fill jobs that may not be attractive to Singaporeans. Acting Manpower [...]
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Singapore Plane Spree Anything But Plain Vanilla: Southeast Asia

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Shoppers, property buyers and companies here with dealings over the Causeway are all counting the gains from the record lows plumbed by Malaysia’s ringgit against the [...]
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Singapore firms, residents take advantage of falling ringgit

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Shoppers, property buyers and companies here with dealings over the Causeway are all counting the gains from the record lows plumbed by Malaysia’s ringgit against the [...]
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Interview with creators of Singapore’s first card game

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Theonlinecitizen | 6:00 AM

The Online Citizen speaks with a new young and vibrant Singaporean company that created the Singapore Card Game and ask them on what made them to make a Singapore based card [...]
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Singapore $32B Plane Spree Anything but Plain Vanilla

Singapore $32B Plane Spree Anything but Plain Vanilla

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Airbus Group NV (AIR) and Boeing Co. (BA:US) spent a week with Asian companies sounding more like cocktails than airlines, some of which didn’t exist a year ago, [...]
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