Singapore

The best late-night food haunts according to Singapore’s chefs

SINGAPORE: When the last guests have left the restaurant and the kitchen is cleaned, Singapore’s chefs head out into the night for a good feed. We …

South-east Asia

Bodybuilder Pradip Subramanian dies following kick-boxing bout with Steven Lim

Pradip Subramanian, president of the World Bodybuilding & Physique Sports Federation, has died following his celebrity kick-boxing match against …

Marina Bay Sands

Why the Singapore crash was Verstappen's fault

2017-09-24 15:09<p>Sebastian Vettel colliding with Kimi Raikkonen (AP)<p>Cape Town - The <b>Singapore Grand Prix</b> has been known for spectacular crashes over …

Auto Racing

Ignore the show for Lee Hsien Loong, Singapore and China are still at odds | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s visit to China this week was widely seen as a sign that relations, strained in large part by differences …

China

Singapore IS fighter challenges Prince Harry in video

A Singaporean member of the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria has appeared in a video challenging Britain‘s Prince Harry to fight the jihadists, a …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Formula One: Indian authorities can learn from the decade-old Singapore Grand Prix's success

<b>Singapore:</b> If Singapore was already not happening enough, it gets its additional dose of energy from the Grand Prix, which has established its …

Auto Racing

Renault F1 expecting to be ‘best of the rest’ in Malaysian GP

Renault Formula 1 bosses Cyril Abiteboul and Nick Chester are confident of being the ‘best of the rest’ behind the front-running teams and leading …

Auto Racing

up: Ricciardo wants sign Red Bull can fight for 2019 title

Links<p>Your daily digest of F1 news, views, features and more from hundreds of sites across the web:<p>"If we don’t get the world title next year then …

Auto Racing

Supermarkets in talks to charge for plastic bags

September 24, 2017 5:00 AM<br>Supermarket customers here could soon have to pay for plastic bags, following in the footsteps of other cities that impose …

Recycling

Japan, Singapore Sign New Cyber Pact

The city-state inks yet another agreement with a key partner as it confronts cyber challenges.

Cybersecurity

Fake news in the time of Mexican quake

September 24, 2017 5:00 AM<br>MEXICO QUAKE: UNITED WE STAND, MISINFORMED WE FALL

Social Media

Commentary: The growing importance of China studies with Singapore characteristics

SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s official visit to China and its many positive outcomes are a welcomed assurance that Singapore-China …

China

Best Places For Local Breakfasts In Kuala Lumpur

Ever since Yut Kee moved from its old location to the more spacious and comfortable Jalan Kamunting lot, the kopitiam has gained an even stronger …

Kuala Lumpur

Williams 2018 seat shortlist down to three names

Williams has slimmed its shortlist of drivers to partner Lance Stroll for the 2018 Formula 1 season down to three drivers, Motorsport.com understands.<p>…

Auto Racing

President Halimah Yacob attends mid-autumn festival light up in Chinatown

SINGAPORE - President Halimah Yacob joined Singaporeans in Chinatown on Saturday (Sept 23) for the official light-up and opening ceremony of this …

South-east Asia

Lauda: Vettel gave away valuable points in Singapore

Mercedes chairman Niki Lauda believes Sebastian Vettel took too big a risk at the start of the Singapore Grand Prix and threw away valuable …

Auto Racing

Big wars have powerful and long-lasting effects on a country's foreign policy

How to explain — and, if possible, predict — a great power’s foreign policy is a perennial question for scholars of international politics.<p>Although a lot of scholarly writing in international relations focuses on the broader <i>system</i> of states (bipolar, multipolar, open, closed, norm-driven, …

Foreign Policy

Singapore vulnerable to 'super malaria' parasite but rapid spread here unlikely

September 23, 2017 9:52 PM<br>SINGAPORE - A "super malaria" parasite is spreading through South-east Asia at an alarming rate and Singapore is unlikely …

Public Health

Commentary: For many overseas Singaporeans thinking of returning, what weighs on their minds?

While many Singaporeans are going overseas, many are also coming back. Ivy Low discusses their motivations, opportunities and challenges.

South-east Asia

Introducing: The NOMOS Glashütte Zürich Weltzeit Singapore

The Zürich Weltzeit travel watch has been a fan-favorite NOMOS for years, with its unusual design and legible combination of a large city ring and a …

Watches

Chef giving up his Michelin stars shows the perils of constantly being ranked

Some chefs spend their whole careers cooking and sweating in kitchens for the elusive marker of excellence bestowed on the anointed few — a Michelin …

Michelin

Palmer: I want to go out with my head held high

<<p>><p>There is a huge dollop of irony to the fact that Jolyon Palmer scored the best result of his Formula 1 career at the recent Singapore Grand Prix, a …

Auto Racing

Five on Friday: 5 signs Singapore's hawker scene is heating up

SINGAPORE: This weekend, a campaign to help young hawkers grow will come full circle.<p>In February, Asia Pacific Breweries gave out 25 grants worth …

South-east Asia

Foreigners fly to Singapore specially for iPhone 8 and 8 Plus launch

The release of the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus today (Sept 22) saw fans flying in to Singapore from India, Thailand and even Vietnam just to get …

IPhone 8

Tiger progressing but still no timetable for return

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods is not hitting full shots and has no timetable for his return to competitive golf after undergoing his fourth back surgery in April, the former world number one said on Friday.<p>In a wide-ranging post on his website that included thoughts about those affected by recent …

Golf

Was Alexander the Great also known as Iskandar Zulkarnain?

September 23, 2017 5:00 AM<br>The election of Madam Halimah Yacob as the eighth President of Singapore offers all non-Malay Singapore citizens a unique …

South-east Asia

The robo revolution

AutoWealth, StashAway and Smartly all claim to be robo-advisers, online services which use algorithms to pick investments for clients to meet their …

Finance

Indian flies to Singapore to buy new iPhone as wedding gift for daughter

An Indian businessman flew all the way to Singapore and lined up for 13 hours overnight outside an Apple store to buy the latest iPhone as a wedding …

IPhone 8

Singaporeans advised not to travel to Mount Agung in Bali: MFA

SINGAPORE: Singaporeans should avoid travelling to Mount Agung in Bali and its vicinity given the volcano's possible eruption, the Ministry of …

Indonesia

Traditional Chinese Medicine to play important role as Singapore population ages: PM Lee

SINGAPORE: Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) institutions will play an increasingly important role as Singapore's population ages, said Prime …

Traditional Chinese Medicine