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New protections for police officers do not mean they can ‘act with disregard’: Desmond Tan

04-Aug-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 5:02 AM

New protections for police officers do not mean that they can “act with disregard” and those who do so will be subject to disciplinary proceedings or even taken [...] » More

Commentary: Push for global corporate tax deal can make Singapore a more compelling investment hub

04-Aug-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 5:02 AM

With BEPS 2.0 minimising tax competition, Singapore can focus investors on its enduring economic fundamentals and retune its tax system, says EY’s Chester Wee. In a [...] » More

More HDB rental flats for families awaiting BTO completion; new income ceiling for applicants

04-Aug-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 5:02 AM

More rental flats will be offered to help support families waiting for their Build-to-Order (BTO) home to be completed, said the Housing and Development Board (HDB) on [...] » More

Unvaccinated Singapore residents 18 and above can walk in to get Moderna COVID jabs

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 10:39 AM

From Monday (2 August), all unvaccinated Singapore residents, as well as long-term pass holders aged 18 and above, can walk into 11 community centres offering the Moderna [...] » More

111 new COVID cases in Singapore, 25 unlinked

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 10:37 AM

The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Monday (2 August) reported 111 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore, taking the country’s total case count to 65,213. It also confirmed [...] » More

Singapore train service between Ang Mo Kio and Yishun MRT stations disrupted after commuter climbed onto tracks

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 7:02 AM

Train services between Ang Mo Kio and Yishun MRT stations on the North-South Line were disrupted at about 1.55pm for about 25 minutes today, after a female commuter climbed [...] » More

Singapore: Students’ silent cry for help, as Covid-19 fallout erodes parental and peer support for some

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Today | 7:02 AM

When Sam (not his real name) graduated from primary school and started classes in secondary school four years ago, he found it tough to make friends. He was left out of [...] » More

Grab’s sales jump 39pct in Q1, ahead of record SPAC deal

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 7:02 AM

Grab, Southeast Asia’s biggest ride hailing-to-food delivery group’s first-quarter adjusted net sales rose 39 per cent to a record $507 million and the [...] » More

Singapore needs more nurses amid Covid-19 pandemic and ageing population

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | StraitsTimes | 7:02 AM

Although they make up the largest professional group of healthcare workers here, Singapore still does not have enough nurses. As at the end of last year, there were more than [...] » More

Keppel offers to acquire SPH, excluding media business, in S$3.4 billion deal

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 7:02 AM

Singaporean conglomerate Keppel Corp said on Monday (August 2) it would offer to acquire and privatise Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), excluding the newspaper [...] » More

11 work pass holders in ICT industry submitted false qualifications in last 3 years: MOM

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 7:02 AM

From 2018 to 2020, 11 Employment Pass and S Pass holders working in the Infocomm Technology (ICT) industry were found to have submitted false qualifications to the Ministry [...] » More

Conglomerate Keppel to buy Singapore Press Holdings for $1.7 billion

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:02 AM

Singaporean conglomerate Keppel Corp said on Monday it would buy Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) for S$2.24 billion ($1.65 billion), excluding the newspaper [...] » More

‘I would do it all over again’: Singapore nurses tell of how their passion for caring for the sick keeps them going

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Today | 7:02 AM

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, all eyes have been on the coronavirus wards here where frontline healthcare workers have been toiling day and night to care for infected patients. [...] » More

S. Korea, Singapore agree to enhance defense cooperation

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 7:02 AM

South Korea and Singapore held defense strategy talks in Seoul on Monday and agreed to expand their defense exchanges and cooperation, the defense ministry said. During the [...] » More

Singapore has 121 new COVID cases; new hospital, dorm cluster

03-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:02 AM

The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Sunday (1 August) reported the detection of 121 new cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore, taking the country’s total case count to [...] » More