Singapore

Vettel admits his small mistake came at big cost for team

HOCKENHEIM, Germany — Even though Sebastian Vettel has won four Formula One titles and 51 races, he is still prone to worrying lapses of …

Auto Racing

Arsenal jet off for pre-season tour of Singapore on private Emirates plane

Arsenal ride in style as Unai Emery's men jet off for pre-season tour of Singapore on private Emirates plane<p><b>Arsenal made their way to Singapore from</b> …

Unai Emery

Commentary: Has the well of good ideas and public policy on water run dry?

SINGAPORE: Around 2.5 to 3 billion people worldwide don’t have access to clean water.<p>There are at least another 1.5 billion in developed countries …

Water

Singapore’s worst cyber attack: How it unfolded

The Straits Times<p>article<p>In Singapore’s worst cyber attack, hackers have stolen the personal particulars of 1.5 million patients. Of these, 160,000 …

Cyber-attacks

Pink Dot celebrates its 10th year

SINGAPORE - Hong Lim Park was covered in a sea of pink today (July 21), as the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community and …

LGBTQI

SingHealth debunks fake SMS about cyber attack

SingHealth has warned the public to be aware of an SMS going around spreading falsehoods.<p>Singapore’s largest health system turned to Facebook on …

Cyber-attacks

Hokkien opera troupe Xiao Kee Lin to take final bow tonight after 70 years

SINGAPORE - The working crowd in MacPherson walks by a large white tent, oblivious to the colourful scene unfolding within it.<p>Behind a stage set up …

Asia

40 years after world's first test-tube baby was born, IVF now a less taboo subject in Singapore

SINGAPORE - Ms Yao Sue Ann and Mr Louie Loke are not afraid of telling people that their baby girl due in January next year was conceived thanks to …

IVF

Degrees of underemployment: fresh grads stuck in a bind

When Chris Lim, 26, graduated with a Bachelor of Business Management degree in December 2016, he didn't expect that it would take him 10 months to …

Employment

Assertive Chinese identity due to China’s rise is a threat to Singapore: Bilahari Kausikan

The assertion of a Chinese identity due to the rise of China is a persistent threat that has to be managed carefully by Singapore, said retired top …

Asia

Data of 1.5 Million People Breached in Singapore's 'Worst' Digital Attack

A data breach that’s being described as Singapore’s “worst” digital attack on record exposed the personal information of an estimated 1.5 million …

Personal Information

At Aesop VivoCity, MLKK Pays Tribute To Singapore’s Hidden Charm

Do a Google image search of ‘Singapore’ and you will see pages and pages of shots of the glittering skyline populated by familiar architectural …

South-east Asia

Singapore Tourism Board on 8-city roadshow in India

Singapore Tourism Board has embarked on a 8-city roadshow to strengthen travel trade relations with India.GB Srithar, Regional Director (South Asia M

Business (India)

Jokowi meets Singaporean deputy prime minister to discuss leaders' retreat

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo met Singaporean Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean in Jakarta on Thursday to discuss a meeting between leaders of the …

Asia

Genome Architects Explore A Heritage Narrative At New Singapore Botanic Gardens Pavilion

Prior to 1930, the Bukit Timah Core of the Singapore Botanic Gardens (SBG) was the site of economic crop plantations such as rubber and sago – hard …

South-east Asia

Singapore Foreign Minister meets Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj being greeted by Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan before the group photograph with other …

India

SE Asia Stocks-Most markets fall in line with Asia; Singapore, Thailand rise

Asia

Dundalk garden designer Paul Martin wins gold in Singapore

Dundalk Garden Designer Paul Martin has scooped gold at the Singapore Garden Festival.<p>Paul’s winning entry was titled ‘The Green Retreat’ and is …

Dundalk

12 arrested in joint raid on immigration offenders

SINGAPORE: Twelve men were arrested on Thursday (Jul 19) for various immigration-related offences during a joint enforcement operation in the …

Immigration

Designing For Inclusiveness And Innovation In ASEAN Cities

The development challenges in ASEAN nations are keenly felt by those working on urban planning, architecture and landscape developments in the …

Smart Cities

AWS Fargate Available in Singapore, Sydney, and Frankfurt Regions

AWS Fargate is now available in three new AWS Regions: Asia Pacific (Singapore), Asia Pacific (Sydney), and EU (Frankfurt).<p>AWS Fargate is a …

Asia Pacific

Consensus: Singapore 2018 - Register - CoinDesk

Register for Consensus: Singapore 2018 Now<p>ABOUT<p>AGENDA<p>SPEAKERS<p>2018 Speakers Apply to Speak<p>REGISTER<p>2018 Sponsors Media Inquiries<p>SPONSORS<p>2018 Sponsors …

Cryptography

Singapore is building a 1,000-foot-long 'sidescraper' in the sky — and it may reveal a troubling trend

As urban populations grow, cities have experienced a boom in mega-developments.<p>In Chongqing, Singapore, one of the city's latest and largest megaprojects is Raffles City, an under-construction development with eight skyscrapers — plus a ninth, horizontal tower that Curbed has dubbed a "sidescraper."<p>…

Skyscrapers

American Arrested in Vietnam Protests Faces Seven Years in Jail

U.S. citizen William Nguyen will today appear in a Vietnamese court charged with causing public disorder during protests in Ho Chi Minh City, after …

Ho Chi Minh City

China bike-sharing giant Ofo to close most US operations after less than a year

[NEW YORK] Less than a year after Beijing-based Ofo Inc entered the United States with big ambitions, the world's largest bike-share company plans to …

Alibaba Group

The idea of Eurasia is once again the subject of geopolitics

OH, EAST is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet. Perhaps that was true when an Iron Curtain ran down the middle of Europe, and Mao …

Geopolitics

Singapore Airlines to add fourth daily Tokyo Haneda service, fly A380 to Osaka

Singapore Airlines is boosting its services to Tokyo this December with the carrier set to offer a fourth daily flight to Haneda Airport, bringing …

Singapore Airlines

Upcoming Trial of William Nguyen an Appalling Attempt to Frame Peaceful Protest as a Dangerous Crime

• Home<br>• Upcoming Trial of William Nguyen an Appalling Attempt to Frame Peaceful Protest as a Dangerous Crime<p>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<p>NEW YORK—The upcoming …

Rights & Freedoms

In Singapore, thousands will attend this year’s LGBT rally

BLACK-and-white photographs in the foyer of an arts cinema are filled with smiling, pouting and laughing faces—young and old, of various races. The …

LGBTQI

Japanese firm Toll Group launches $228m logistics hub in Singapore

The 1-million sq ft Toll City in Tuas is poised to be a gateway for the firm's Asia-Pacific operations.<p>Japanese transportation and logistics firm …

Manufacturing