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Singapore continues to attract investments despite global economic headwinds

22-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Despite trade tensions and other global uncertainties slowing down the economy to levels last seen a decade ago, investments into the country seem to have held steady so far. [...]
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Singapore universities cancel HK exchanges after travel warning report

21-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Singapore universities have cancelled exchange programmes to Hong Kong after Singapore warned its citizens to defer travel to the territory amid pro-democracy demonstrations, [...]
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Missing Singaporean kayaker: Tan Eng Soon’s family says he ‘will be at peace’ at sea

21-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

The family members of missing Singaporean kayaker Tan Eng Soon said that although his body was not found, they take heart that “he loved the sea and he will be at peace [...]
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Baidu expands cloud services in Singapore to catch up with rivals Alibaba, Tencent

21-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Internet search giant Baidu has launched cloud computing services in Singapore, as the company moves to catch up with Chinese rivals Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent [...]
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1 in 10 Singaporeans believe they are going to hell after death: survey

21-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

What happens when we die? According to 10 per cent of Singaporeans surveyed by UK-based YouGov, they believe that they will go to hell. More than half (56 per cent) of them [...]
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12,479 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes seized by ICA, largest haul in 5 years

21-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

A total of 12,479 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes hidden in concrete blocks have been seized by the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA), the largest haul in the [...]
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Singapore to trial driverless buses booked with an app

21-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Singapore will next week begin a public trial of driverless buses that can be booked with an app, part of ambitions to roll out autonomous vehicles across the city-state. [...]
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Singapore interested to buy farm products from Sarawak, says DCM

21-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Singapore has indicated its interest to buy farm produce, such tiger prawns, dehydrated Dayak brinjal, guavas and tilapia fish from the state, deputy Chief minister Datuk [...]
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NDR 2019: Protecting Singapore from rising sea levels in the long-term could cost at least $100B

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

The long-term costs of protecting Singapore from the effects of rising sea levels could cost more than $100 billion over the next 50-100 years, warned prime minister Lee [...]
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Singapore’s first outdoor art gallery is hidden in the back alleys of Kampong Glam

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

The Kampong Glam area, already buzzing with history, tradition, old school eateries, and hip shops, is now home to what’s been hailed as Singapore’s first outdoor [...]
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NDR 2019: Retirement age to rise to 65 by 2030, re-employment age at 70 by thenPM Lee

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

Singapore’s retirement age will increase in phases from 62 to 65 by 2030, prime minister Lee Hsien Loong announced on Sunday (18 August), as part of measures to support [...]
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Singapore interested to buy farm products from Sarawak, says DCM

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Singapore has indicated its interest to buy farm produce, such tiger prawns, dehydrated Dayak brinjal, guavas and tilapia fish from the state, deputy Chief minister Datuk [...]
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NDR 2019: Singapore’s prime minister speaks on climate change, the economy and more

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

The annual National Day Rally (NDR) speech is widely seen as the most important political speech of the year. On Sunday evening (18 August), in three speeches in Malay, [...]
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Singapore to bolster coastal defences against rising sea levels: PM

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Singapore needs at least $72 billion to build defences against rising sea levels, its leader said Sunday as the low-lying city-state gears up against the impact of climate [...]
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NDR 2019: Lower income students can study to be doctors for at most $5,000 per year with bursaries

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

In a move to increase the socio-economic diversity of Singapore doctors, the government will enhance its bursaries for medical courses, to make them significantly more than [...]
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