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Duo arrested under Sedition Act for The Real Singapore article

19-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Police arrest a 26-year-old Singaporean man and a 22-year-old Australian woman “for posting remarks online that could promote ill-will and hostility among the different [...]
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Japan’s Kintetsu Express to buy Singapore’s APL Logistics for $1.2 billion

19-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Japanese freight carrier Kintetsu World Express Inc (9375.T) is buying Singapore’s APL Logistics for $1.2 billion, paying a higher than anticipated price for an [...]
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Four US littoral combat ships to operate out of Singapore by 2018

19-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Four US warships designed to fight in coastal areas similar to Southeast Asian waters will operate out of Singapore by 2018, a senior US Navy official said Tuesday, further [...]
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Slowdown In Singapore Leaves 10k Indian Job Seekers Stranded

19-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

A slowdown in construction activities and tougher rules on the employment of foreign workers in Singapore have left more than 10,000 job seekers stranded in India and [...]
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Incomes rose across the board for Singapore households in 2014

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Singapore households across all income groups earned more last year, according to the latest data released on Monday. The average household took in more income even after [...]
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More Singaporean marriages and births in 2014

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Both Cupid and the stork worked extra hard last year – 2014 saw the highest number of marriages since 1997, and a significant increase in the number of babies born to [...]
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Fire at Malaysian landfill cause of slight haze in Singapore

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s minister for the Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan said in a Facebook post on Sunday night that the haze that has affected parts of [...]
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Microsoft steps up online vigilance with new cybercrime centre in Singapore

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Microsoft launched its Cybercrime Satellite Centre here on Monday (February 16) in a bid to advance regional cybersecurity. To enhance cybersecurity across Asia and in [...]
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Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has ‘successful’ prostate cancer surgery

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong’s surgery for prostate cancer was successful, his office said on Monday. “The surgery went very smoothly, and he is [...]
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Singapore’s median household income grew in 2014: Report

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Media monthly household income from work rose from $7,870 in 2013 to $8,290 in 2014. This is a 5.3 per cent increase, or 4.1 per cent increase after inflation, according to [...]
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Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong has prostate cancer surgery

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has undergone surgery to remove his prostate gland, his office said. The 63-year-old was diagnosed with prostate cancer last month [...]
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Singapore’s economy grew by 2.9pct in 2014

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Republic’s economy grew by 2.9 per cent in 2014, while the growth forecast for 2015 has been maintained at 2.0 to 4.0 per cent, said MTI. The Republic’s [...]
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Singapore’s GDP Grew More Than Initially Estimated Last Quarter

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s economy grew more than initially estimated last quarter as manufacturing improved, even as the outlook for this year is clouded by an uneven global [...]
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Singapore Noble Group Rejects Iceberg Research’s Claims

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Investors rushed to sell the shares of Singapore-listed Noble Group on Monday after a little-known research firm questioned the commodities trader’s accounting [...]
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Half of local SMEs have offshore revenue: IE Singapore

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

IE Singapore said it helped 28,000 companies with their overseas ventures last year, up 5 per cent from 2013. More Singapore companies are expanding their footprints [...]
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