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Singapore online falsehoods law to face first court appeal

10-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Zdnet | 6:02 AM

Paving the first time the country’s online falsehoods law will be argued in court, the Singapore Democratic Party says it has filed an appeal after Manpower minister [...]
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Singapore ‘deeply concerned’ about rising tensions in the Middle East: MFA

10-Jan-2020 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Singapore said on Wednesday (January 8) it was “deeply concerned” about rising tensions in the Middle East and advised citizens not to remain in or travel to Iraq [...]
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Former Singapore chief justice Yong Pung How, 93, dies

Former Singapore chief justice Yong Pung How, 93, dies

10-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

Yong Pung How, independent Singapore’s second Chief Justice, has died. He was 93. CJ Yong leaves behind a wife and daughter. He was known for his reforms that enhanced [...]
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Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines among carriers avoiding Iran airspace after missile attack

10-Jan-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Airlines across Asia are diverting flights away from Iranian airspace after the US Federal Aviation Administration responded to Tehran’s missile attack on US-led forces [...]
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Singapore faces first legal challenge over misinfo law

10-Jan-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A Singapore opposition party has mounted the first legal challenge against an online misinformation law that activists say is being used to silence criticism of the [...]
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Dengue cases up again after five weeks of decline

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | StraitsTimes | 6:02 AM

Mosquitoes came back with a vengeance over the Christmas and New Year period, as more people came down with dengue after five weeks of falling numbers of infection. There [...]
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Japan passport the most powerful, Singapore’s slips a spot to second

Japan passport the most powerful, Singapore’s slips a spot to second

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | StraitsTimes | 6:02 AM

Japan inched out Singapore to offer the most powerful passport in the world, even as Asian countries retained their hold on the top three spots in a ranking of global access [...]
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$18.8m lost to China officials impersonation scams in Jan-November 2019: Shanmugam

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

The total amount lost to China officials impersonation scams was $18.8 million between January and November last year, rising from $12.8 million in 2017, said Law and Home [...]
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Construction demand in Singapore expected to stay strong in 2020 after hitting 5-year high in 2019

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | StraitsTimes | 6:02 AM

Construction demand is expected to remain strong in 2020 after hitting a five-year high last year, spurred by a sustained recovery in public sector building demand amid [...]
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Singapore Airlines, Scoot divert flights from Iranian airspace amid US-Iran tensions

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

Singapore Airlines and its low-cost brand Scoot announced today they were diverting flights away from Iranian airspace in light of that nation’s escalating tensions [...]
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Singapore passport no longer most powerful in the world

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | BusinessTimes | 6:02 AM

SINGAPORE has lost its top spot in an index which ranks passport power and global mobility. The Republic now sits in second place, offering its passport holders visa-free or [...]
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Singapore Airlines diverts flights from Iranian airspace

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Singapore Airlines said on Wednesday it was diverting all flight routes from Iranian airspace. The move comes after Iran said it launched a missile attack on US-led forces in [...]
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COE prices rise on eve of Singapore Motorshow

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | StraitsTimes | 6:02 AM

Certificate of entitlement (COE) prices ended higher across the board at the latest tender on Wednesday (January 8), the eve of the Singapore Motorshow. The premium for cars [...]
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GrabFood launches its first shared kitchen in Singapore

09-Jan-2020 Intellasia | StraitsTimes | 6:02 AM

GrabFood has become the latest food delivery operator to launch a kitchen space housing multiple restaurant brands, turning the heat up on competition between [...]
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Singapore regulator says it received 21 applications for digital bank licenses

08-Jan-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 8:20 AM

Singapore has received 21 applications from several consortiums and companies for the five digital bank licenses that are up for grabs, the country’s financial [...]
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