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Singapore recalls three versions of diabetes drug metformin

06-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

Singapore health officials have recalled three of 46 versions of the diabetes drug metformin after finding amounts of a cancer-causing substance that was “above the [...]
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Changi’s Terminal 4 trials face and eye-scanning of Singaporean travellers

Changi’s Terminal 4 trials face and eye-scanning of Singaporean travellers

06-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

Some Singaporean travellers are getting their faces and eyes scanned when going through immigration at Changi Airport’s tech-forward Terminal 4 as part of a six-month [...]
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Singapore’s gas pricing dilemma exacerbated by IMO 2020

06-Dec-2019 Intellasia | SPGlobal | 6:02 AM

The impasse over Singapore’s piped gas import prices, largely set against fuel oil benchmarks, has taken a new turn as IMO 2020 is raising uncertainty over fuel oil [...]
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Singapore factory activity improves in November but falls shy of expansion threshold

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Singapore’s factory activity shrank for the seventh straight month in November but recorded a slower rate of contraction compared with the previous month. [...]
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Teen molested sister, offered BTS merchandise in return for sexual favour

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

He molested his then 12-year-old sister twice in two months and even asked her to masturbate him on one occasion in exchange for Korean pop group BTS merchandise. At the [...]
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Singapore loses No. 1 PISA global student ranking to China

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

China has edged out Singapore to top a triennial study that gauges the ability of students worldwide to use their knowledge and skills to solve real-world problems. Sometimes [...]
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Shake Shack coming to Singapore’s business district

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

American fast-food chain Shake Shack’s invasion of Southeast Asia is well underway with its second Singapore joint set to open early next year, the company announced [...]
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Singapore’s fake news law should be a warning to American lawmakers

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | TheVerge | 6:02 AM

How misinformation laws get used against the people who advocate for them On Sunday evening, 60 Minutes correspondent Lesley Stahl sat down with YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki to [...]
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Google bans political ads in Singapore as elections loom

Google bans political ads in Singapore as elections loom

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Google has banned political ads in Singapore ahead of elections, an opposition party said Wednesday, sparking accusations the tech giant was “kowtowing” to the [...]
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Companies go ‘speed dating’ in race for Singapore digital bank licencessources

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

About three dozen firms including ride-hailer Grab, Standard Chartered and Singapore Telecommunications are in talks to form consortiums that can meet tough entry norms to [...]
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Taiwan president seeks to strengthen Singapore ties

04-Dec-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

Tsai Ing-wen thanks leaving Singaporean envoy for promoting bilateral relations President Tsai Ing-wen met with Singaporean representative to Taiwan, Simon Wong, on Monday [...]
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DHL Global Forwarding recognised as Top Employer 2020 in Asia Pacific

04-Dec-2019 Intellasia | MediaOutReach | 6:02 AM

3 December 2019DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, and a division of Deutsche Post DHL Group (“DPDHL [...]
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Singapore’s 15-year-olds rank second globally in reading, maths and science: Study

04-Dec-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Fifteen-year-old students in Singapore ranked second globally in reading, mathematics and science, after China, according to a 2018 international benchmarking study [...]
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Powerful storm unleashes flash flood, topples tree in Singapore

Powerful storm unleashes flash flood, topples tree in Singapore

04-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

Heavy rains across Singapore yesterday triggered flash floods in the west and uprooted at least one tree in the east. Afternoon motorists and pedestrians in Choa Chu Kang [...]
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Fresh recording of Singapore national anthem makes debut

04-Dec-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

A new recording of the national anthem was played for the first time in public on the steps of the National Gallery Singapore, 60 years from the date of its unveiling. The [...]
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