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Robert Mugabe’s Body Believed to Be Leaving Singapore for Zimbabwe

(SINGAPORE) — A vehicle believed to be carrying the body of former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe left a Singapore funeral parlor Wednesday morning to be returned to his homeland for burial in...

Robert Mugabe’s Body Believed to Be Leaving Singapore for Zimbabwe

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Longtime Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe dies at 95 Robert Mugabe, the former leader of Zimbabwe forced to resign in 2017 after a 37-year rule whose early promise was eroded by economic turmoil, dispute...
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Robert Mugabe, longtime Zimbabwe leader, dies at 95 Mugabe, who was forced to resign in 2017 after a 37-year rule whose early promise was eroded by economic turmoil and human rights violations, has died...
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19:48, 08/24/2019

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18:48, 07/26/2019

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03:48, 08/23/2019

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11:32, 09/06/2019

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19:00, 08/04/2019

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14:48, 09/16/2019

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19:32, 05/02/2019

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15:32, 06/13/2019

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00:16, 06/14/2019

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15:32, 07/22/2019

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09:32, 08/21/2019

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02:32, 06/22/2019

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20:32, 06/04/2019

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18:48, 07/01/2019

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Zimbabwe opposition lawmaker to appear in court away from capital The court appearance of a Zimbabwean opposition politician facing up to 20 years in jail was moved hundreds of kilometers away from the capital, where...
19:48, 07/10/2019

| In Zimbabwe, hospitals battle with Mugabe's legacy For Zimbabwe's doctors, few institutions reflect their country's decay under Robert Mugabe than their public hospitals, once vaunted but now under-equ...
16:32, 09/10/2019

Mugabe mourners injured at Zimbabwe viewing Several people have been injured in a crush to see Robert Mugabe's body at a viewing in Harare. The incident comes as uncertainty over his final resti...
04:32, 09/13/2019

Violence escalates in Zimbabwe over banned protests Tensions between Zimbabwe's main opposition party and President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government escalated into violence in the country's capital on Fr...
13:48, 08/20/2019

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe to be buried in 30 days, at new site The burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, President Robert Mugabe, will be delayed for a month until a special site can be built at the national He...
21:00, 09/13/2019

| Mugabe gets low-key farewell in Zimbabwe home village The remains of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe, who died on September 6, has arrived in his home village for a subdued farewell at a dusty spo...
22:49, 09/16/2019

U.S. increasingly disappointed with Zimbabwe government: U.S. official U.S. disappointment with Zimbabwe's government keeps growing amid the heavy-handed response of authorities to any form of opposition, a senior State D...
02:32, 08/27/2019

Mugabe to Be Buried at Hilltop Shrine in Zimbabwe HARARE, Zimbabwe — Robert Mugabe will be buried at a hilltop shrine reserved exclusively for Zimbabwe’s ruling elite, an official said Sat...
22:16, 09/07/2019

Universal Music fire: Sheryl Crow, Neil Young, Weezer and hundreds of artists’ recordings believed lost More than 700 names have been added to the list of musicians potentially affected by the highly-controversial Universal Studios Hollywood fire of 2008...
18:16, 06/26/2019

Zimbabwe mourners injured surging toward Mugabe’s coffin Several people have been injured in a crush as they surged forward to try to view former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s casket at a sports stadi...
18:17, 09/12/2019

Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe regains prominence for husband The controversy around the burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, Robert Mugabe, centers on his widow, Grace, who remained behind a black veil as sh...
00:32, 09/14/2019

Zimbabwe shuts out foreign currency to tighten economy With official inflation up markedly, Zimbabwe is abandoning the use of foreign money at home. The step is intended to strengthen the local currency an...
23:32, 06/25/2019

| SEE: Prisons under siege as Zimbabwe's economic woes persist The Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison in Harare is crumbling at the seams, assailed by overcrowding and a critical shortage of medicines, food and oth...
12:48, 06/19/2019

| Zimbabwe sees thaw in chilly ties with West Zimbabwe's frosty relations with Western powers are thawing despite tensions caused by a brutal repression of protests, the country's foreign minister...
12:16, 09/15/2019

| Zimbabwe summons US envoy in protest over sanctions on diplomat Zimbabwe has summoned the US ambassador to Harare to protest US travel sanctions imposed on its envoy to Tanzania over his alleged role in a military ...
03:00, 08/04/2019

Hosts Egypt beat Zimbabwe in AFCON opener Egypt have started their Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 win over Zimbabwe. Dominant for much of the match, the favorites struggled to break down out...
01:16, 06/22/2019

| Anglo American opens Zimbabwe's first platinum smelter Mining giant Anglo American has opened a $62-million platinum smelter in Zimbabwe, the country's first such refinery, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa ...
21:48, 05/16/2019

Zimbabwe turns up for African Cup opener after strike threat Zimbabwe players turned up for the opening game of the African Cup of Nations against host Egypt on Friday after threatening to boycott because they h...
22:48, 06/21/2019

Doctors in Zimbabwe protest after union leader goes missing HARARE – Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors protested in central Harare on Monday over the disappearance of the leader of their union, but riot poli...
00:17, 09/17/2019

Zimbabwe lawmaker charged with subversion over Mnangagwa threat A Zimbabwe opposition lawmaker was charged on Tuesday with subversion, his lawyer said, after a video surfaced where he purportedly said President Emm...
16:32, 07/09/2019

Zimbabwe crisis deepens under President Emmerson Mnangagwa Zimbabwe has struggled since longtime ruler Robert Mugabe's reign came to an end in 2017. Analysts describe President Emmerson Mnangagwa's first year ...
22:48, 07/29/2019

Zimbabwe’s children suffer from country’s economic crisis HARARE, Zimbabwe — It is only a few hours since Zimbabwe’s schools closed for month-long August holidays and 13-year-old Tanyaradzwa is already millin...
01:32, 08/13/2019

Mourning for Zimbabwe’s Mugabe marred by dispute, stampede Controversy over where and when former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe will be buried and a stampede which injured several people trying to view hi...
19:16, 09/12/2019

Zimdancehall: The Music That Moves Zimbabwe’s Uneasy Streets The distant descendant of reggae is the dominant sound of the streets and tells a story about the African country since the fall of longtime despot, R...
13:16, 09/07/2019

Raw ivory sales: Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia call for end to ban Southern African countries to appeal to watchdog for permission to sell stockpiled ivory worth more than £230mZimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia are makin...
17:00, 05/21/2019

U.N. raises aid appeal for Zimbabwe to $331.5 million, many face starvation The United Nations on Tuesday increased its aid appeal for Zimbabwe to $331.5 million to help it recover from drought that has driven millions to the ...
20:32, 08/06/2019

Zimbabwe after Mugabe: dashed hopes and economic chaos When Robert Mugabe was deposed as Zimbabwe's president in 2017, Karen Sundirai was convinced the country would quickly recover from years of economic ...
22:48, 09/06/2019

| Zimbabwe opposition calls off mass protests after court ban Opposition mass protests against deepening economic problems in Zimbabwe were called off after a court upheld an 11th hour ban imposed by the police....
11:48, 08/16/2019

Zimbabwe’s participation in World T20 qualifiers in doubt after ICC suspension • Zimbabwe suspended over concerns of ‘political interference’• ICC also approve concussion replacements at board meetingZimbabwe’s participation in t...
01:48, 07/19/2019

In Zimbabwe, Promise of Mobile Money Fades When the Power Goes Out Ecocash, the cellphone platform used for eight out of 10 transactions in Zimbabwe, regularly breaks down, making buying milk, filling up a car or sett...
00:00, 09/02/2019

| Amnesty International suspends Zimbabwe office over 'fraud' Amnesty International has suspended its local branch in Zimbabwe after uncovering evidence of fraud, in the first such move by the rights advocacy gro...
05:48, 05/31/2019

Zimbabwe public workers threaten strike over wages Zimbabwe's public workers on Tuesday said they would go on strike if the government failed to increase their wages to at least $475 per month for the ...
16:32, 07/16/2019

| Zimbabwe deploys security forces over banned march Troops and police were out in force in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo on Monday blocking a planned opposition march, three days after brutally dis...
01:16, 08/20/2019

| Mugabe VP flees Zimbabwe anti-corruption probe Zimbabwe's former vice president on Monday fled from anti-corruption questioning after he was summoned over alleged criminal abuse of office, officia...
01:16, 08/20/2019

Why Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe Remains Mired in Misery This was supposed to be Zimbabwe’s chance at a fresh start. Strongman Robert Mugabe was forced from office in late 2017 after a 37-year rule that left...
12:00, 08/27/2019

Dumiso Dabengwa, a Force in Zimbabwe’s Liberation, Is Dead at 79 He was feared as the K.G.B.-trained “Black Russian,” but he became a unifying figure among the rival guerrilla armies that had opposed white minority ...
16:48, 05/28/2019

Zimbabwe court tells police to allow doctors' march A court in Zimbabwe ruled on Thursday that police should not interfere with a march planned by striking doctors to protest against the disappearance o...
14:32, 09/19/2019

Malawi win, Zimbabwe lose - Netball World Cup round-up Australia record a huge win over Zimbabwe to go top of Group A and qualify for the second stage of preliminaries on day two of the World Cup in Liverp...
11:48, 07/14/2019

| One-stop clinics, a rare lifesaver for Zimbabwe's sick Blessing Chingwaru could barely walk without support when he arrived at the specialist Rutsanana clinic in Harare complaining of chest pains and fatig...
13:16, 07/22/2019

| Zimbabwe chiefs demand Mugabe be buried according to traditions As public wakes for late Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe have drawn to a close, traditional chiefs are demanding the body be buried according to spiri...
02:17, 09/21/2019

| Zimbabwe acquits 7 unionists arrested ahead of protests A Zimbabwean court acquitted seven leaders of the country's main trade union coalition arrested ahead of an anti-government protest last year, lawyers...
21:32, 04/28/2019

Egypt v Zimbabwe: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – as it happened Trezeguet’s goal gives hosts winning start 10.57pm BST Mission accomplished for the hosts. They started this match with real vibrancy but soon ran out...
05:00, 06/22/2019

Violence in Zimbabwe Is Escalating. But We Won’t Stop Fighting for Our Freedoms Imagine coming home and finding your entire house ransacked, your valuables stolen and your children tied to poles, their backs bleeding from being wh...
19:16, 08/23/2019

Zimbabwe doctors say receiving death threats over strike Striking Zimbabwean doctors said on Wednesday they were being threatened with death and suspected state security agents were pressuring them after pol...
00:16, 09/19/2019

Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa 'not ready for genuine dialogue' In an exclusive interview with DW, Zimbabwe's former finance minister and opposition politician, Tendai Biti, says he fears "an implosion" in the coun...
18:00, 05/23/2019

Trézéguet goal sinks Zimbabwe and gets hosts Egypt up and running • Egypt 1-0 Zimbabwe• Mohamed Salah makes return to action in Africa Cup of NationsTrézéguet scored the only goal as the hosts, Egypt, opened their Af...
05:00, 06/22/2019

| Zimbabwe doctors march to support 'abducted' union activist Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors and nurses have marched in Harare to protest the suspected kidnapping of a doctors' union leader by security forces for...
22:49, 09/16/2019

Millions in Zimbabwe facing starvation after severe droughts, UN agency says More than two million people in Zimbabwe are facing starvation after a severe drought that affected food harvests, the World Food Programme said in a ...
19:48, 08/07/2019

| Zimbabwe leader blasts conservation watchdog over ivory trade Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has lambasted the regulator of global wildlife trade CITES over the continued ban in international ivory trade...
04:32, 08/28/2019

Political reform hopes dim in Zimbabwe as police block another protest Zimbabwe police deployed in force on Tuesday to block a street protest for the third time in five days, as the main opposition party said hopes were v...
17:32, 08/20/2019

Zimbabwe tourism minister detained by new anti-corruption agency Zimbabwe's Tourism Minister Prisca Mupfumira has been detained for questioning by a newly formed Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC), it said o...
13:32, 07/25/2019

Retiring Hamilton Masakadza Leads Zimbabwe To Maiden Win Over Afghanistan Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan: The win, Zimbabwe's first in the tournament after three successive losses, also ended Afghanistan's record 12-match winning s...
06:18, 09/21/2019

| Night work: Power cuts add to Zimbabwe's mounting woes Zimbabwe's worsening electricity shortages mean power is often only available for a few hours in the middle of the night -- forcing furniture maker Ri...
17:32, 06/30/2019

| Amnesty slams Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa over 'ruthless' rights crackdown Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has led a "ruthless" and systematic crackdown on human rights during his first year in office, according to an...
00:00, 08/27/2019

Why Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe Remains Mired in Misery: QuickTake This was supposed to be Zimbabwe’s chance at a fresh start. Strongman Robert Mugabe was forced from office in late 2017 after a 37-year rule that left...
16:32, 08/26/2019

| Now Zimbabwe considers repatriation plan for affected citizens in SA - reports The Zimbabwean government has become the second to announce the voluntary evacuation of some citizens from South Africa after two of their nationals d...
20:16, 09/11/2019

Zimbabwe tourism minister charged with corruption worth $95 million Zimbabwean Tourism Minister Prisca Mupfumira was charged in court on Friday with corruption involving $95 million from the state pension fund after qu...
22:48, 07/26/2019

Zimbabwe Cricket Board Suspended, Interim Panel Formed An interim committee to run cricket has been announced and will have David Ellman-Brown, Ahmed Ibrahim, Charlie Robertson, Cyprian Mandenge as its mem...
11:48, 06/22/2019

Zimbabwe FA, players threaten Nations Cup pullout over wage row – reports "The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to withd...
14:48, 06/28/2019

| Zimbabwe police beat protesters defying 'rogue' government Riot police in Zimbabwe on Friday fired teargas and beat demonstrators who defied a protest ban, as the opposition accused President Emmerson Mnangagw...
17:00, 08/18/2019

Fraud allegations lead to closure of Amnesty International in Zimbabwe Police are investigating suspected misconduct involving millions of dollars of funds from donorsAmnesty International has shut down its Zimbabwe branc...
14:00, 06/03/2019

Fears of fresh unrest as Zimbabwe’s opposition plan protests Government warns of reprisals as protests and strikes planned in country crippled by debtZimbabweans are bracing for fresh unrest after the main oppos...
11:49, 08/14/2019

Zimbabwe's intellectual despot: how Mugabe became Africa's fallen angel A complex character who ruthlessly pursued his goals, Mugabe leaves a mixed legacy: an independence leader who built his country up, then helped destr...
23:16, 09/06/2019

Power crisis turns night into day for Zimbabwe's firms and families Around 9 p.m., a siren pierces the pitch-black night at the Willowvale industrial park in Zimbabwe, signaling that power has been restored after a day...
00:48, 08/02/2019

Zimbabwe police beat anti-government protesters in capital HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s police used tear gas, arrests and beatings Friday to quell anti-government protests in the capital, Harare. Seven people...
20:16, 08/16/2019

Violence escalates in Zimbabwe as court rules against opposition protests Tensions between Zimbabwe's main opposition party and President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government escalated into violence in the country's capital on Fr...
21:48, 08/16/2019

| Activists 'abducted' ahead of Zimbabwe protests: rights groups At least six opposition and rights activists were abducted and tortured by unidentified assailants in Zimbabwe ahead of planned protests against worse...
07:16, 08/16/2019

Explainer: Why Zimbabwe faces worst power cuts in three years Zimbabwe is experiencing its worst power cuts in three years, lasting up to 10 hours daily in some areas and threatening mining output in one of the w...
19:32, 05/16/2019

Zimbabwe bans opposition demonstrations, police on high alert Zimbabwean police have banned street demonstrations planned by the main opposition on Friday and anyone who takes part would be committing a crime, a ...
01:48, 08/16/2019

| 'Zimbabwe has lost a father of the nation' - SA leaders mourn Mugabe South African leaders have expressed their condolences at the death of former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe. He died at a hospital in Singapore o...
13:16, 09/07/2019

| UN launches new Zimbabwe appeal as millions face food crisis The UN food agency has launched a $331-million appeal for aid donations to feed millions of people in crisis-hit Zimbabwe, which is reeling from a dro...
23:48, 08/07/2019

| Ramaphosa to travel to Zimbabwe with govt, ANC delegations for Mugabe's funeral South Africa will be sending a delegation from both the ANC and its government to former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe's funeral at the weekend....
20:16, 09/11/2019

Fin24.com | Zimbabwe establishes monetary policy committee in stability bid The committee is a step toward setting a benchmark interest rate and introducing inflation targeting as Zimbabwe’s newly introduced currency plunges....
20:16, 09/11/2019

Harare quiet as police dampen Zimbabwe opposition protest Zimbabwe’s police patrolled the streets of the capital, Harare, Friday morning while many residents stayed home fearing violence from an anti-governme...
09:16, 08/16/2019

| Zimbabwe doctors strike over poor wages and working conditions At least half of the doctors working for Zimbabwe's two leading hospitals have not reported for duty for the third straight day, as medical practition...
09:32, 09/06/2019

| Zimbabwe's opposition vows anti-govt protests despite warnings Zimbabwe's main opposition party vowed Wednesday to go ahead with protests this week against the worsening economy, dismissing government threats to s...
03:16, 08/15/2019

‘Hungry kids collapse as looters take millions’: life in today’s Zimbabwe Far from seeing reform after Robert Mugabe was toppled, the country has fallen into crisis as millions are ‘reduced to paupers’In the streets of Mbare...
11:35, 08/11/2019

| OPINION: Repression and dialogue in Zimbabwe: twin strategies that aren't working Emmerson Mnangagwa's strategy of coercion and dialogue has hit a series of hurdles. These include the continued opposition by the MDC and on-going sce...
18:48, 08/23/2019

| Zimbabwe demands right to sell $300m of ivory to fund game reserves Zimbabwe has demanded the right to sell its stockpile of ivory to raise money for conservation, wildlife authorities says, joining other southern Afri...
21:32, 06/11/2019

| Zimbabwe union rejects govt pay deal as anger over economy grows The main Zimbabwe public sector union has rejected a pay offer from the government, which is trying to avert threats of strike action amid growing ang...
20:16, 08/24/2019

Chaos in Harare as Zimbabwe riot police violently disperse protesters Court rejects opposition party’s attempt to overturn ban on demonstration in capitalRiot police have charged hundreds of protesters in Zimbabwe and fi...
13:48, 08/16/2019

Zimbabwe FA, players threaten Africa Cup of Nations pullout over wage row – reports "The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to withd...
20:16, 06/28/2019

Diamonds fail to sparkle at Netball World Cup in win over Zimbabwe | Erin Delahunty Australia 73-37 ZimbabweCaitlin Bassett shoots 49/53 as Diamonds win againAgainst an opponent it’s never faced, world number one Australia looked lost...
13:00, 07/13/2019

UN boosts humanitarian appeal to help tackle Zimbabwe’s ‘worst-ever’ hunger crisis With Zimbabwe now experiencing its “worst-ever hunger crisis”, the UN food relief agency has revised its humanitarian appeal to step up food assistanc...
20:16, 08/07/2019

Countries Agree to Limit Sale of Wild Elephants From Zimbabwe and Botswana (GENEVA) — Countries have agreed to limit the controversial sale of wild elephants caught in Zimbabwe and Botswana, to the delight of conservati...
23:32, 08/27/2019

Zimbabwe power cuts may deepen as water levels fall at Kariba Dam Zimbabwe's largest hydroelectric plant, Kariba Dam, will suspend output in 14 weeks if water levels continue to fall at the current rate, the energy m...
19:16, 05/30/2019

| Zimbabwe begins national mourning for hero-turned-despot Mugabe Zimbabwe is due to begin a period of national mourning following the death of Robert Mugabe, the former guerrilla hero turned despot who ruled Zimbabw...
08:00, 09/07/2019

Jessica Biel mourns Peter Fonda, her first big co-star: 'He believed in me' Jessica Biel is mourning the loss of fellow actor Peter Fonda, who played her father in 1997's "Ulee's Gold," the first movie she ever made....
21:32, 08/18/2019

Worker found dead after Illinois plant explosion; 2 others believed dead as rescuers suspend search Authorities searching for three missing workers after an explosion and fire at an Illinois silicone plant have recovered one body, according to report...
19:48, 05/04/2019

Hamza bin Laden, son of Osama bin Laden, believed dead – reports US reported to have had a hand in death of heir to al-Qaida ‘sometime in past two years’Osama bin Laden’s son, Hamza, who was trying to lead an al-Qai...
08:16, 08/01/2019

Singapore banking: Inside UOB’s new era UOB is run by three generations of the Wee family, with a fourth in the wings. It is conservative, cautious and stable. But a bold new digital strateg...
02:00, 07/22/2019

Singapore government to run another bug bounty Its third with bug bounty platform HackerOne, the Singapore government is looking to identify potential security holes across nine online digital serv...
08:00, 07/01/2019

How MAS propelled Singapore to the top of the class Singapore’s emergence as a global financial hub is no accident, and has not happened overnight. The key, according to Ravi Menon – the managing direct...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Zimbabwe's women boycott Olympic football qualifier against Zambia over unpaid fees The troubles in women's football in Zimbabwe continue as the national team refuse to play the second leg of their Olympic qualifier against Zambia in ...
11:00, 09/02/2019

Zimbabwe court says main opposition leader illegitimate, party to challenge ruling Zimbabwe’s High Court on Wednesday declared Nelson Chamisa an illegitimate leader of the main opposition MDC party and ordered the movement to convene...
17:32, 05/08/2019

| WATCH | Zimbabwe deploys security forces to prevent banned march in Bulawayo Security forces and police are out in force in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo to prevent a planned opposition march, days after brutally dispersin...
20:16, 08/19/2019

| Police disperse crowd as Zimbabwe opposition calls off mass protests after court ban Opposition mass protests against deepening economic problems in Zimbabwe were called off after a court upheld an 11th hour ban imposed by the police....
18:16, 08/16/2019

Singapore: From Pessimistic to "Crazy Rich" Singapore is a wealthy, global financial center. Even so, consumer confidence in the city-state has taken big dips at times. Here's how to put these d...
16:16, 05/01/2019

Blackstone to buy warehouses from Singapore-based GLP for $18.7 bln -WSJ Blackstone Group LP is buying a network of U.S. industrial warehouses from Singapore-based GLP for $18.7 billion, including debt, the Wall Street Jour...
06:00, 06/03/2019

We went inside Singapore airport's new 'Jewel.' Here's what we saw Singapore's Changi Airport has been ranked the world's best for seven years in a row, but it isn't resting on its laurels, with the ope...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Cambodia's Hun Sen says Singapore supported genocide Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has accused Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of supporting genocide because of comments Lee made about Viet...
12:16, 06/07/2019

Singapore clamps down on fake news with new law Lawmakers in Singapore passed a controversial fake news law which "criminalizes free speech" according to international activists. People found guilty...
23:00, 05/08/2019

| Mugabe still in Singapore hospital where he has been since April Zimbabwe's ex-leader Robert Mugabe remains hopsitalised in Singapore where he has been receiving medical care for four months, his successor President...
00:32, 08/06/2019

Bottas: Mercedes F1 car not "100%" right after Singapore FP1 crash Valtteri Bottas believes his Mercedes Formula 1 car was not "100%" in the Singapore Grand Prix's second Friday practice after it was rebuilt following...
23:17, 09/20/2019

How Singapore mastered Formula One in just 12 years An enormous amount of work, time and money goes into putting on the Singapore Grand Prix, but just how valuable is it for the country? Jake Michaels i...
18:19, 09/20/2019

Venezuela's socialist collapse is worse economic failure than Soviet Union, Zimbabwe, experts say Venezuela’s socialist regime failure is the single largest economic collapse outside war in over four decades, beating the fall of the Soviet Union or...
13:48, 05/18/2019

| Zimbabwe deputy minister 'shaken' as plane hits bird, causing engine fire Zimbabwe's deputy minister of Land, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement was aboard an Air Zimbabwe aeroplane that suffered a mid-air mi...
14:16, 04/29/2019

Leclerc stuns with pole hat-trick in Singapore Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc put in a dazzling lap under the Singapore spotlights to seize his third pole position in a row on Saturday, with Mercedes' w...
06:01, 09/22/2019

Leclerc pulls out the Singapore magic to take pole "Charles Leclerc wove his own strand of Singapore magic on Saturday as Ferrari\u0027s rising star roared to pole position for Sunday’s Formula One rac...
00:00, 09/22/2019

What's trending in travel? Singapore's pros weigh in What happens when 24 travel industry professionals sit down to lunch and delve into the top global travel trends? CNN Travel's Executive Editor, Brekk...
03:00, 05/21/2019

20 Singapore students injured in bus accident in Vietnam HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A van carrying 20 Singaporean students participating in a community service project crashed into a curb in central Vietnam on Mo...
12:48, 05/13/2019

Is this James Dyson's second luxury property in Singapore? Weeks after paying £43m for city state’s dearest penthouse, inventor has reportedly bought £26.5m bungalow When billionaire inventor James Dyson bough...
14:48, 07/27/2019

NHS offers Singapore advice on healthcare security Having gone through the mayhem of WannaCry, UK healthcare agency National Health Service underscores the importance of investing in and building up cy...
08:32, 04/29/2019

Singapore leader in waiting seen as 'cut from same cloth' as Lee family Mild-mannered, studious and seen as "cut from the same cloth" as his predecessors, Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will face the daunting ta...
10:48, 09/05/2019

Charles Schwab to close Singapore office Discount brokerage company Charles Schwab Corp said on Thursday it will close its Singapore office by the end of this year, about two years after ope...
13:16, 09/05/2019

James Dyson buys £43m penthouse in Singapore Purchase comes months after British inventor revealed plans to move firm to city-stateBillionaire inventor James Dyson has bought a £43m luxury pentho...
20:32, 07/12/2019

Singapore to ban domestic elephant ivory trade From September 2021, Singapore will ban local sales of ivory, removing a key end-market for the valuable material. Some 100 African elephants are esti...
00:32, 08/13/2019

Singapore advertisement sparks 'brownface' controversy An ethnically Chinese actor who allegedly darkened his skin to portray characters of different races in an advertisement has sparked a "brownface" con...
11:16, 07/30/2019

'Cyber flashers' in Singapore could now get two years in prison Singapore has criminalized the sending of unsolicited intimate images, or "cyber flashing," as part of a major crackdown on sexual harassment online....
19:00, 05/07/2019

Singapore to issue digital bank licenses Move to issue up to five new digital bank licenses will add market diversity and boost the local banking system in Singapore's bid to become a digital...
18:00, 06/29/2019

Singapore rated world's most competitive economy Singapore took the top spot as the world's most competitive economy led by an advanced technological infrastructure, a skilled workforce, favorable im...
17:32, 05/30/2019

Singapore government systems still weak in IT controls Auditor-General Office finds weaknesses in IT controls of several government entities including the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Finance, where...
21:00, 07/17/2019

| Relatives fly to Singapore to bring Mugabe home Close relatives and government officials have flown out of Zimbabwe to collect the body of ex-president Robert Mugabe from Singapore where he died las...
00:33, 09/10/2019

Magnussen: Perez knows he was in the wrong in F1 Singapore GP clash Kevin Magnussen thinks Formula 1 rival Sergio Perez knows he was at fault for their clash in Singapore Grand Prix practice and has rejected the sugges...
23:17, 09/20/2019

Gravity-defying tower opens in Singapore The newly-opened Robinson Tower in Singapore's Central Business District might baffle you at first glance: the upper section appears to float above th...
00:00, 08/07/2019

Singapore and India Share a Peace Pipe The agreement to set up a stock connect with GIFT City ends an 18-month dispute. It also highlights how China has done a better job of developing its ...
14:48, 08/07/2019

Leclerc puts Ferrari on top in Singapore Formula 1 FP3 Charles Leclerc headed Lewis Hamilton in final practice for Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix, as Red Bull failed to show its true pace ahead of Saturd...
17:32, 09/21/2019

Best wireless earbuds in Singapore: the top Bluetooth earphones As smartphones continue to lose their headphone jack, the rise of the Bluetooth earbuds makes a whole lot more sense. Thankfully, the days of unstable...
12:00, 08/26/2019

Singapore to begin testing driverless buses 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 ac...
10:00, 08/21/2019

UN standing with Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique as Southern Africa death toll from deadly cyclone mounts The UN chief has expressed his sadness at the loss of life and displacement across Zimbabwe, as a result of the deadly Tropical Cyclone Idai, which ha...
18:16, 04/28/2019

| WATCH | Zimbabwe police fire teargas, beat demonstrators after court bans opposition protest Riot police in Zimbabwe fired teargas and beat demonstrators during a crackdown on opposition supporters who have taken to Harare's streets despite a ...
18:16, 08/16/2019

Singapore targets lawyers in digital transformation drive Law Society establishes SmartLaw Guild to showcase best practices and case studies of technology adoption in the legal community, which have been offe...
10:32, 05/17/2019

Shanahan to meet Chinese counterpart in Singapore: U.S. official Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will meet China's defense minister on the sidelines of an Asia defense forum in Singapore, a senior U.S...
21:32, 05/24/2019

Singapore's GIC Takes Stake in WaterBridge at $3 Billion Valuation Singapore sovereign-wealth fund GIC has bought a stake in WaterBridge Resources in a deal that values the Houston-based handler of oil-drilling wastew...
14:00, 05/17/2019

Singapore PM: Global rules could change with China’s rise SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says countries including the United States need to be willing to change international rules ...
16:16, 05/31/2019

Singapore underscores need to build trust as AI continues to evolve Amidst concerns artificial intelligence will negatively impact human lives, the Singapore government advocates the need to build trust and for open in...
12:00, 09/06/2019

ExxonMobil charters Singapore's first LNG-fuelled bunker barge ExxonMobil Asia Pacific has signed a two-year time charter agreement with Singapore-based Sinanju Tankers Holdings Pte Ltd to lease Singapore's first ...
08:48, 08/16/2019

Blockchain is the fastest growing skill in Singapore, says LinkedIn Blockchain is one of the fastest growing skills among workers in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region, according to a LinkedIn report published Wednesday. L...
14:48, 06/19/2019

Singapore Airlines says its order for 31 Boeing 737 MAX jets 'intact' Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong said on Friday that an order for 31 737 MAX jets from Boeing remains "intact", despite deadly crashes involving...
09:32, 05/17/2019

Singapore ahead in use of digital health records, but behind in AI for diagnosis Some 89 percent of healthcare professionals in Singapore use digital data records, ahead of their peers in Australia and India, but are behind countri...
09:32, 06/19/2019

Protecting Singapore from rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion Protecting Singapore against rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion ($72 billion) or more over 100 years, its prime minister said on Sunday, as th...
18:32, 08/18/2019

Fitbit to partner with Singapore govt on health initiative Fitbit Inc will collaborate with the Singapore government on a health initiative that involves the use of its fitness trackers, the company said on We...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Kentucky man convicted of leaking Singapore HIV patient data LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government. The Lexingto...
11:00, 06/06/2019

Singapore, Sichuan firms ink partnerships in medtech and logistics Singapore medtech businesses are linking up with industry peers in Sichuan to enhance diagnostics and patient care, while local companies from other s...
11:17, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Charles Schwab to close Singapore office Discount brokerage company Charles Schwab Corp said on Thursday it will close its Singapore office by the end of this year, about two years after open...
09:48, 09/05/2019

Fitbit targets 1 million new users with Singapore government tie-up Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it signed a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services in a health program it said ...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Singapore's ban on fake news sets a dangerous precedent As tempting as it sounds, Singapore's initiative to curb online misinformation could stop public-interest journalism and stifle academic discourse, sa...
20:32, 05/29/2019

Singapore's Grab invests in London startup Splyt Singaporean ride-hailing firm Grab has invested in London-based startup Splyt Technologies and extended a partnership between the two companies that w...
11:48, 06/25/2019

Singapore to ban domestic elephant ivory trade from 2021 Singapore will ban the domestic trade in ivory from September 2021, the government said on Monday, shutting the door to an important end-market for po...
20:20, 08/12/2019

Singapore forgoes Tesla's electric 'lifestyle' for buses Singapore is in no rush to adopt a certain brand of electric car. In an interview with Bloomberg published today, a government minister offered a rebu...
12:32, 08/22/2019

IRCTC Tourism 6-Day Tour To Singapore, Malaysia At Rs 76,000/Person The tour package, scheduled to start from Hyderabad on June 25, 2019, includes economy class bookings of Malaysia Airlines, according to the IRCTC Tou...
12:16, 06/04/2019

Singapore aims to create 10,000 tech jobs in three years Singapore on Wednesday said it has plans to create up to 10,000 jobs in the technology sector over three years in an initiative to establish the city-...
12:00, 06/26/2019

Singapore says global rules could change with China’s rise Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says countries including the United States need to be willing to change international rules in response to a ...
08:00, 06/01/2019

Singapore PM says call to curb online violence ‘effective’ SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says a global call to curb the spread of hate and extremism on internet platforms is...
08:48, 05/17/2019

'CBOE Options Institute at SGX’ Launches in Singapore December 9 CHICAGO, IL and SINGAPORE -- December 9, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today launched the first international extension ...
00:00, 05/02/2019

| Ferrari's Leclerc on pole for Singapore Grand Prix Ferrari's Charles Leclerc secured pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix as he looks to win his third race in a row after triumphs in Belgium and ...
18:16, 09/21/2019

'Revenge Porn', 'Cyber Flashing' Banned In Singapore Singapore's parliament passed a bill Monday that made distributing or threatening to distribute intimate images a crime, punishable up to five years i...
00:32, 05/08/2019

Singapore seeks public consult on 5G policies, deployment Country's industry regulator wants industry and public feedback on the regulatory framework it should put in place to facilitate the deployment of 5G ...
12:00, 05/07/2019

Singapore's economy may grow just 1.5% this year, Moody's Analytics says Singapore's economy is set to grow between 1.5% and 2% this year, according to Steve Cochrane, chief Asia Pacific economist for Moody's Anal...
23:16, 07/30/2019

How upgrades made Ferrari's shock Singapore GP pole possible Ferrari's surprising performance in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying caught Mercedes out with a "big step", as its latest Formula 1 upgrade made it a "...
15:48, 09/22/2019

Sophie The Robot Whips Up Oodles Of Singapore Noodles A Singaporean engineering company has built a robot that can serve up a piping hot bowl of laksa, one of the city-state's most well-known dishes, in j...
18:16, 07/30/2019

The situation in the Middle East is deteriorating: Reyl Singapore Daryl Liew of Reyl Singapore says there could be a floor for oil prices now because the geopolitical risk premium is back in the price. He also says h...
12:48, 09/19/2019

The Formula 1 question marks over Hamilton vs Verstappen in Singapore Red Bull's Formula 1 form usually improves dramatically at the Singapore Grand Prix, but the prospect of another fight between Lewis Hamilton and Max ...
09:00, 09/19/2019

Singapore seizes ivory from nearly 300 elephants in record haul Singapore said on Tuesday it had seized 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory, a record haul by authorities in the city-state, which conservation groups say i...
08:00, 07/23/2019

Singapore programme to assess use of exoskeletons in rehabilitation care Led by Temasek Foundation and Trailblazer Foundation, the initiative will evaluate the use and scalability of exoskeletons in rehabilitation care acro...
02:32, 05/07/2019

Singapore says drug smuggling worsens, even as hangings rise Drug trafficking into Singapore, which has some of the world's toughest laws on drugs laws, has risen recently, the law minister said on Wednesday, an...
12:48, 07/31/2019

| Singapore makes its biggest ever illegal ivory seizure Singapore has made its largest ever seizure of smuggled ivory, impounding a haul of nearly nine tonnes of contraband tusks from an estimated 300 eleph...
12:32, 07/23/2019

Singapore workers more anxious about change than losing their job to automation Unfazed about potentially losing their job, employees in Singapore instead are concerned that workplace automation will result in them having to learn...
09:32, 04/30/2019

Explainer: The feud involving members of Singapore's first family A public rift between the heirs of Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's first and longest-serving prime minister, has for years rumbled in the wealthy city-state...
06:48, 07/29/2019

Singapore reports first case of rare monkeypox virus Singapore has reported its first case of the rare monkeypox virus brought in by a Nigerian man who authorities said may have been infected by bushmeat...
05:48, 05/10/2019

Asia sovereign wealth funds: Lifting the lid on Singapore’s GIC In a rare interview, chief executive Lim Chow Kiat explains the investment discipline that underpins one of the world’s most influential and sophistic...
14:16, 05/09/2019

Singapore F1 organizers stock up on anti-smog masks Singapore Grand Prix organizers are stocking up on disposable face masks to sell to spectators if the worst air pollution in three years threatens to ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Singapore Airlines says its order for 31 Boeing 737 MAX jets "intact" Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong said on Friday that an order for 31 737 MAX jets from Boeing remains "intact", despite deadly crashes involving...
08:32, 05/17/2019

Giovinazzi penalised for going close to Singapore F1 rescue crane Alfa Romeo driver Antonio Giovinazzi has been penalised by the Formula 1 stewards for driving too close to a crane during the Singapore Grand Prix, bu...
19:16, 09/22/2019

Sainz reckons Hulkenberg regrets Singapore GP first-lap move McLaren's Carlos Sainz Jr believes that Nico Hulkenberg regrets their first-lap incident at the Singapore Grand Prix, which forced both he and the Ren...
19:16, 09/22/2019

Singapore's 'Priciest Penthouse': $54 Million, 3 Floors, 5 Bedrooms British billionaire inventor James Dyson has paid a reported $54 million for Singapore's biggest, most expensive penthouse: a three-floor residence wi...
11:00, 07/10/2019

Swimming: Schooling adjusting to new realities after Singapore return Much has changed for Joseph Schooling since the 2016 Rio Games, where he beat American great Michael Phelps in the 100 meters butterfly final to becom...
11:48, 07/26/2019

'Cyber flashers' in Singapore face jail time Singapore has criminalized the sending of unsolicited intimate images, or "cyber flashing," as part of a major crackdown on sexual harassment online....
08:16, 05/08/2019

Ferrari unveils new Formula 1 nose design for Singapore GP Ferrari has unveiled a new nosecone design for the Singapore Grand Prix, as the team chases low-speed performance in its endeavour to continue its str...
20:32, 09/19/2019

Singapore reportedly criminalizes publication of fake news SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the remov...
07:32, 05/09/2019

Singapore announces $48M seizure of ivory, pangolin scales Authorities in Singapore on Tuesday announced the largest seizure of elephant ivory in the country to date, along with the third-largest seizure of pa...
02:00, 07/24/2019

Google says Singapore's fake news law could hamper innovation Google said on Thursday an anti-fake news law passed by Singapore's parliament could stunt innovation, a quality that the city-state wants to nurture...
11:00, 05/09/2019

Brazilian cosmetics firm Natura to create Singapore unit Brazil's Natura Cosmeticos SA is creating a subsidiary to manage its Singapore operations, the company said on Monday, as the global cosmetics firm se...
01:48, 09/17/2019

Singapore-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Bangladesh A Singapore-bound Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight on Thursday made an emergency landing the airportas the aircraft's wheels failed to retract, an off...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Technology drives Singapore's ranking as most competitive economy, knocking off US Advanced technological infrastructure and favourable immigration laws are amongst key factors that helped propel Singapore to pole position this year ...
12:00, 05/29/2019

A year after Singapore, little change seen in U.S.-North Korea ties: poll A year after the first U.S.-North Korea summit, most people in countries with a stake in the process think relations between the old rivals have not i...
10:00, 06/12/2019

'Just a matter of when': the $20bn plan to power Singapore with Australian solar Ambitious export plan could generate billions and make Australia the centre of low-cost energy in a future zero-carbon worldThe desert outside Tennant...
07:48, 07/14/2019

Singapore PM's brother backs opposition party in election twist The Singapore prime minister's estranged brother has thrown his support behind a newly-formed opposition party in an intriguing twist ahead of electio...
06:48, 07/29/2019

Lewis Hamilton ‘down for some hard racing’ in Singapore after Leclerc clash • Briton says he will adapt his driving after incident in Italy• Verstappen believes drivers ‘should be able to defend yourself’Lewis Hamilton reitera...
21:00, 09/19/2019

Indian Convicted Of Molesting Air Stewardess On Chennai-Singapore Flight A 39-year-old Indianman was found guilty on Monday of molesting an air stewardess on a flight from Cochin to Singapore in 2017, according to a media r...
12:32, 08/05/2019

Singapore-Chinese Man Gets 4 Weeks In Jail For Racist Attack On Indian A Singaporean man of Chinese origin was sentenced to four weeks in jail and fined 1,000 Singapore dollars for racist remarks insulting an Indian natio...
08:32, 07/27/2019

WeWork to lease 21-storey prime office tower in Singapore Singaporean office landlord CapitaLand Commercial Trust (CCT) said on Wednesday it entered into an agreement under which co-working space firm WeWork ...
04:48, 07/17/2019

Singapore second-quarter GDP falls 3.3%, cuts 2019 growth forecast The contraction in Singapore's second-quarter GDP was slightly smaller than the 3.4% decline seen in the government's advance estimate on a ...
02:32, 08/13/2019

Singapore to feel impact of China-US trade dispute if prolonged Tensions between the two economic powerhouses will lead to fragmented technology markets and, if prolonged, drag down Singapore's economy, says its pr...
22:32, 08/18/2019

Indian Man In Singapore Charged For Evading National Service For 5 Years An Indian national, who is a permanent resident in Singapore, is facing a trial for defaulting on his compulsory national service obligations for more...
06:00, 05/10/2019

British billionaire Dyson snaps up Singapore's priciest penthouse British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore, where his company pla...
10:48, 07/10/2019

Pinterest opens Singapore office in APAC expansion drive Six years after launching its Tokyo office, the social networking platform sets up a second regional office in Singapore to support its Southeast Asia...
11:32, 07/10/2019

Singapore opposition joins backlash against proposed fake news law Singapore's lone opposition party in parliament has said it will oppose a controversial fake news bill that has been criticized by rights groups, jour...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Epsom Derby field almost set; top weekend action from France to Singapore A look at the potential field for the June 1 Epsom Derby, plus top-flight international racing this weekend from as far afield as Singapore and Hong K...
22:16, 05/24/2019

Singapore eases access to legal help to drive payment services Monetary Authority of Singapore streamlines access to legal help specialised in payment services, so new operators in the sector can ensure compliance...
12:00, 09/06/2019

Singapore's GDP badly misses forecasts, shrinking 3.4% from the prior quarter Singapore's economy shrank in the second quarter from the previous three months on an annualized basis, widely missing economists' forecasts...
02:16, 07/12/2019

Singapore outlaws fake news, allows government to block, remove it The law bans falsehoods that are prejudicial to Singapore or likely to influence elections and requires service providers to remove such content. ...
15:16, 05/09/2019

Singapore Just Passed a Controversial Bill Criminalizing ‘Fake News’ (SINGAPORE) — Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the re...
19:32, 05/09/2019

Singapore updates guidelines on data breach notification, accountability Expected to be included as part of the upcoming amendment to the country's data protection law, the new guidelines state businesses take no more than ...
11:00, 05/22/2019

Singapore autonomous shuttle buses to start picking up passengers Operated by local transport company ComfortDelgro, the driverless NUSmart Shuttle sits up to 12 passengers and will run within the National University...
12:16, 07/30/2019

Singapore Changi Airport shuts runway over drone sighting Operations on one runway at the Singapore airport was shut down intermittently over 10 hours after an unauthorised drone was spotted, leading to 36 fl...
21:00, 06/19/2019

Facebook bans race rap video after Singapore govt complains Social media sites have pulled the angry hip-hop video after authorities in Singapore warned it could stoke racial tensions. Some residents have accus...
17:16, 08/02/2019

Singapore wants more details on Facebook Libra before deciding on regulatory response Country's central bank remains in talks with Facebook and wants more details on how the US social media platform plans to implement its cryptocurrency...
23:00, 07/08/2019

China's Dalian Wanda Plans Singapore REIT Listing Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda is planning to list a real-estate business in Singapore, in a deal that could value that collection of properties at...
11:48, 06/20/2019

'Smart' clothing can boost wearable tech: Singapore researchers Researchers in Singapore have invented 'smart' clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and sm...
18:48, 08/15/2019

A year after Singapore, little change seen in US-North Korea ties: poll A year after the first U.S.-North Korea summit, most people in countries with a stake in the process think relations between the old rivals have not i...
05:16, 06/12/2019

Virtual banks could be bad news for small lenders in Singapore, Moody's says Ratings agency Moody's said in a note that Singapore's decision to issue new digital bank licenses to non-banks will increase competition in...
10:32, 07/03/2019

Singapore to invest $30 million in 5G tests ahead of 2020 rollout Singapore on Thursday launched a S$40 million ($29.5 million) initiative to test applications for 5G networks, the next generation of mobile communic...
10:32, 06/27/2019

Singapore inks Asean partnerships to drive technology patents Country and eight Asean intellectual property offices sign two-year agreement to prioritise patent applications in emerging technologies such as finte...
18:48, 08/28/2019

The physical challenge behind F1 drivers' 'love-hate' relationship with the Singapore GP The combination of heat, humidity and a race that regularly runs two hours makes the Singapore Grand Prix the toughest event of the season. But just h...
17:00, 09/21/2019

Sebastian Vettel wins F1 Singapore Grand Prix in Ferrari one-two • Vettel takes victory with teammate Leclerc second• Verstappen third while Hamilton can manage only fourthSebastian Vettel won the Singapore Grand Pr...
18:00, 09/22/2019

Ferrari Flexes On Mercedes With A 1-2 Finish In Singapore Grand Prix For the first time this season, a team other than Mercedes has managed a 1-2 finish in a Formula 1. With great performances from Sebastian Vettel and ...
18:00, 09/22/2019

Ferrari's Leclerc stuns with Formula 1 pole position in Singapore Ferrari's Charles Leclerc claimed a surprise third consecutive Formula 1 pole position after outpacing Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes by 0.191s for the Si...
17:32, 09/21/2019

US Finds American Guilty In Singapore HIV Data Leak Case A US citizen who leaked the names of more than 14,000 HIV-positive people in Singapore has been found guilty by a US court of illegally transferring p...
08:48, 06/06/2019

Singapore smog worst in three years as forest fires rage Singapore's air quality deteriorated to "unhealthy" levels on Saturday for the first time in three years, data from the National Environment Agency (N...
14:48, 09/14/2019

Harvey Norman Singapore is having a huge flash sale on tech For just 3 short days, Harvey Norman Singapore is hosting a massive "mystery" flash sale, where it's discounting some of the latest and greatest ...
04:00, 09/02/2019

Consumers could be winners as Singapore shakes up its digital banking sector Singapore will distribute up to five digital banking licenses for non-banking entities to provide financial services to retail customers and small and...
08:32, 09/02/2019

Singapore seizes record haul of smuggled elephant ivory Nine tonnes of contraband tusks from about 300 animals found in illegal cargo from DRCSingapore has made its largest ever seizure of smuggled ivory, i...
13:48, 07/23/2019

Singapore’s Prime Minister Threatens Website Editor With Libel Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has threatened to pursue libel charges against the editor of an online publication that ran allegations abo...
17:00, 09/02/2019

Singapore to allow virtual banks as part of a move to open up the market Singapore plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants, in a move that could deliver a massive shake-up in a market dominate...
06:16, 07/01/2019

Wolff: Mercedes needs "enormous" F1 Singapore pace to beat Leclerc Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff expects it to be "really difficult" to overtake Singapore Grand Prix polesitter Charles Leclerc without an "enormou...
15:48, 09/22/2019

Bottas: Unplanned Hamilton move hurt Singapore GP qualifying Valtteri Bottas says an unplanned passing move by Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton hurt his Q3 run in a "messy" Singapore Grand Prix qualif...
15:48, 09/22/2019

Drone sightings disrupt flights at Singapore's Changi airport Second incident in a week causes delays and diversions at one of Asia’s busiest airline hubsDrone sightings have disrupted flights at Singapore’s main...
07:48, 06/25/2019

Singapore's anti-fake news law could muzzle free speech Singapore has recently joined the list of countries seeking to protect their citizens from harmful online content. But many complain the government's ...
20:00, 06/06/2019

Singapore-Based Indian Convicted For Molesting Air Stewardess: Report A 39-year-old Indianman was found guilty on Monday of molesting an air stewardess on a flight from Cochin to Singapore in 2017, according to a media r...
21:32, 08/05/2019

Fitbit eyes one million new users in Singapore health scheme Fitbit Inc has won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Singapore stocks offer 'good yield' despite trade war jitters The trade war may be hurting Singapore's economy, but the country's stocks remain relatively attractive compared to the rest of Asia, analys...
07:48, 09/09/2019

Indonesian forests are burning, and Malaysia and Singapore are choking on the fumes Malaysian authorities distributed half a million face masks to residents on Tuesday after large-scale forest fires in Indonesia spread smoke and thick...
14:17, 09/11/2019

Charles Leclerc frustrated by 'not fair' Ferrari Singapore strategy Charles Leclerc criticised his Ferrari Formula 1 team for an "unfair" decision in the Singapore Grand Prix after falling behind eventual winner Sebast...
16:48, 09/22/2019

Singapore Airlines' order of 31 Boeing 737 Max jets remains 'intact,' CEO says Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong told reporters and analysts on Friday that an order for 31 Boeing 737 Max jets remains "intact" despite the air...
12:00, 05/17/2019

India, Singapore Take Part In Naval Drill In South China Sea The Indian Navy conducted military exercised in the South China Sea with its Singapore counterpart today. Navy's two ships-Kolkata and Shakti took par...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Exclusive: Bearing brunt of trade war, Singapore chipmakers cut jobs Caught between a Sino-U.S. trade war, political concerns over Chinese telecoms firm Huawei and slowing consumer demand, chipmakers in Singapore have ...
10:00, 07/24/2019

Russell: Grosjean deserved worse outcome in Singapore GP clash Williams Formula 1 driver George Russell felt it was unjust that Romain Grosjean escaped their Singapore Grand Prix collision while his race was ended...
18:33, 09/22/2019

Singapore to allow virtual banks as part of move to open up market Singapore's central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants, in a move that could deliver the biggest shake-up in ...
23:00, 06/28/2019

Singapore urged to make changes to proposed bill against online falsehoods Government should cement its pledge not to use the law to stifle free speech by amending key components in the draft bill, such as including a clause ...
20:32, 05/01/2019

Singapore commits resources to drive 5G, earmarks key verticals for adoption Industry regulator Infocomm Media Development Authority has set aside S$40 million (US$29.53 million) to support research and development efforts and ...
14:00, 06/27/2019

Billionaire James Dyson reportedly buys $54 million penthouse in Singapore British technology firm founder James Dyson and his wife have reportedly purchased a luxury penthouse in Singapore for a record S$73.8 million ($54.2 ...
07:00, 07/10/2019

Malaysia MVNO offers free data roaming with Singapore debut redONE has made its official debut in Singapore following a month-long pilot launch in late-May, offering free data roaming between the two countries ...
16:00, 07/01/2019

Automated buses dodge peacocks, tourists and plants in Singapore test Roaming peacocks, meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttl...
01:32, 08/28/2019

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check...
09:32, 05/24/2019

Singapore Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Delhi After Glitch A Singapore Airlines aircraft carrying 228 people on Wednesday made an emergency landing in the national capital after experiencing a glitch with the ...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Singapore Grand Prix: Vettel leads unhappy Leclerc in Ferrari 1-2 Sebastian Vettel scored his first Formula 1 victory in over a year as Charles Leclerc criticised a Ferrari decision he did not think was "fair" in the...
16:48, 09/22/2019

Haas expects Rich Energy F1 title sponsorship call before Singapore Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner expects a final decision on the future of its title sponsorship deal with Rich Energy to be made before the S...
17:32, 08/29/2019

Charles Leclerc storms to Singapore F1 GP pole ahead of Lewis Hamilton • Sebastian Vettel pipped by duo after seeming set for pole• Max Verstappen on second row of grid at Marina BayFerrari may have been down this season ...
20:00, 09/21/2019

Shell debuts electric vehicle chargers in Singapore, first in Southeast Asia Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore, its first such foray in Southeast Asia, the company said on ...
10:48, 08/19/2019

Australian territory gives major status to solar plan by Singapore's Sun Cable Australia's Northern Territory has given major project status to an ambitious plan to transmit 3 gigawatts (GW) of solar power to Singapore by subsea ...
22:48, 07/20/2019

Singapore public sector to adopt new measures to tighten data security Following a "stocktake" of the public sector's security practices, Singapore's government agencies will roll out "technical measures" for existing as ...
23:48, 07/15/2019

Shell to roll out electric vehicle charging service at stations across Singapore Called Shell Recharge, the electric-vehicle charging service currently is available at a single Shell station in the country at S$0.55 per kWh with an...
13:16, 08/19/2019

North Korea has allegedly built a dozen nukes since Singapore summit North Korea has allegedly been busy making 12 new nuclear weapons since the first summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un in Singapore last Jun...
01:16, 07/28/2019

JP Morgan helps Canada and Singapore trial bank transfers on the ‘blockchain’ Central banks in Canada and Singapore claim to have successfully completed a cross-border payment using distributed ledger technology. The Monetary Au...
13:48, 05/02/2019

Fitbit Wins Deal for One Million New Users in Singapore Health Plan Fitbit said it has won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizen...
07:32, 08/22/2019

Fitbit wins deal for 1 million new users in Singapore health plan Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the coun...
20:32, 08/21/2019

Singapore deputy PM nods to future leadership role in speech to workers Singapore's newly-appointed deputy prime minister hinted at a future leadership role in a speech on Wednesday in which he echoed a pledge made by prev...
08:32, 05/01/2019

Singapore's Scoot to convert six Airbus orders to larger A321neos, lease 10 Singapore Airlines Ltd's budget offshoot Scoot said on Monday it would convert six Airbus SE A320neo orders to the larger A321neo model and lease an...
19:16, 07/29/2019

Automated Buses Dodge Peacocks, Tourists & Plants In Singapore Test Roaming peacocks, meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttl...
14:00, 08/27/2019

DBS posts record profit on lending gains, raises bar for Singapore banks Southeast Asia's biggest lender DBS Group Holdings Ltd beat market estimates to post a record quarterly profit, as strong lending income offset weakne...
08:48, 04/29/2019

Counting down to 2020, Singapore's Ocean Tankers tests IMO-compliant fuel Off the coast of Singapore, the world's largest ship refueling center, a bunker barge sidled next to the supertanker Pu Tuo San to fill the giant vess...
02:00, 07/25/2019

Singapore, Canada complete blockchain trial for cross-border payments Monetary Authority of Singapore and Bank of Canada complete tests on cross-border payments using digital currencies, tapping distributed ledger techno...
02:48, 05/04/2019

Khazanah, Temasek to sell part of joint Singapore property for about $1.2 billion A joint venture between Malaysia sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Singapore state investor Temasek is selling the office and retail units of its DUO...
07:16, 07/30/2019

Exclusive: Singapore cautions wealth managers on aggressively courting HK business Singapore has cautioned wealth managers against aggressively marketing their services or making other efforts to woo clients to the city state by capi...
09:48, 07/12/2019

Singapore firm opens online marketplace for maritime suppliers, buyers Offering more than 10,000 product listings, Marine Online's e-commerce site features 4,000 service providers that provide 10 marine services including...
09:48, 06/06/2019

Pirates attack Korean cargo ship near Singapore Strait: Yonhap Pirates attacked a South Korean-flagged cargo ship near the Singapore Strait early on Monday, assaulting the crew and making off with thousands of dol...
07:16, 07/22/2019

Singapore hopes to groom data protection officers with training framework Government agency responsible for data protection legislation has released a competency framework and skills roadmap detailing skillsets data protecti...
21:00, 07/17/2019

Papua New Guinea sends team to Singapore to renegotiate Total LNG deal Papua New Guinea has dispatched a team to Singapore to renegotiate its Papua LNG agreement with French oil major Total SA, the country's petroleum min...
10:48, 08/15/2019

Linde plans $1.4 bln Singapore expansion, signs Exxon supply deal Industrial gases group Linde said on Tuesday it will spend $1.4 billion to boost its Singapore gasification facilities to support the planned expansio...
09:32, 06/25/2019

Drones Disrupt Flights At Singapore's Main Airport Second Time In A Week Drone sightings have disrupted flights at Singapore's main airport for the second time in a week, authorities said, as the devices increasingly cause ...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Singapore passes fake news law amid freedom-of-speech fears The Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill will require online media platforms to carry corrections or remove content the government ...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Singapore fake news law a 'disaster' for freedom of speech, says rights group Bill passes that forces media to correct or remove content the government considers to be falseSingapore’s parliament has passed legislation against “...
13:00, 05/09/2019

Singapore automotive marketplace snags more funds, acquires Indonesia C2C player Car marketplace Carro has raked in another US$30 million as part of its Series B round, having secured US$60 million earlier in May, and used the fund...
11:32, 08/06/2019

Sydney-Singapore team manipulate light wave on a silicon chip A team from the University of Sydney and Singapore University of Technology and Design has announced manipulating soliton photonic waves on a silicon ...
10:00, 07/03/2019

Singapore cuts 2019 GDP forecast as first-quarter growth hits decade low Trade-reliant Singapore has been hit hard by the Sino-U.S. trade war which has disrupted global supply chains in a blow to business investment and cor...
10:00, 05/21/2019

James Dyson reported to have bought second ultra-luxury Singapore home Weeks after paying £43m for the city-state’s most expensive penthouse, the inventor has reportedly lined up a £26.5m houseThe inventor of the bagless ...
09:00, 07/26/2019

Social media blocks satirical video in Singapore after government complaint Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the government of the wealthy Asian city-stat...
21:16, 08/02/2019

Drunk British Air flight attendants ran naked through Singapore hotel: report A trio of British Airways flight attendants ran drunk and naked through a Singapore hotel during a layover “orgy,” a UK paper alleges R...
02:00, 07/06/2019

Singapore lender OCBC beats estimates with 11% rise in first quarter profit Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp reported an 11% rise in quarterly profit on Friday that beat market estimates, driven by broad-based gro...
07:00, 05/10/2019

Drones delay flights at Singapore's Changi Airport for second time in a week Drone sightings, alongside weather conditions, delayed 18 flights and forced a further seven to be diverted Monday evening, according to the country's...
10:48, 06/25/2019

Singapore steps up scrutiny of shell firms to combat money laundering Singapore's position as one of the world's leading financial centers and a trade hub make it particularly vulnerable to money laundering due...
02:32, 08/13/2019

Singapore unveils framework to facilitate 'trusted' data-sharing between organisations Regulators say the Trusted Data Sharing Framework aims to resolve challenges companies face in sharing data assets, including the need to ensure regul...
12:16, 06/28/2019

Singapore holds gay pride rally amid calls for repeal of colonial-era law Thousands of people took part in Singapore's annual gay pride rally on Saturday, with many calling for a law banning gay sex to be scrapped following ...
18:00, 06/29/2019

MOVES-Exxon hires ex-Trafigura crude oil trader in Singapore - sources Exxon Mobil Corp has hired former Trafigura crude oil trader Hong Hsien Tan to further boost its trading capabilities in Singapore, multiple sources f...
14:00, 06/28/2019

Racing Point Formula 1 team plans major Singapore GP upgrade Racing Point plans to bring a major upgrade to its car for the Singapore Grand Prix as it targets ending the 2019 Formula 1 season as the fourth faste...
07:00, 09/18/2019

Here’s What’s New on (and Leaving) HBO in May 2019 This May is an intense month for the HBO watchers of the world. With Veep and Game of Thrones each airing their final episodes ever, there’s a l...
18:16, 04/28/2019

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Syrian detainees, Zimbabwe hunger crisis, Kabul attack, Mexico disappearances, new tech to feed the world Wednesday’s top stories: Syrian detainees “failed by Security Council”; Zimbabwe experiencing “worst-ever hunger crisis”; Guterres welcomes new Mozamb...
01:16, 08/08/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Education key for Rohingya, DR Congo violence continues, Zimbabwe protest latest, women’s rights in Iran, environmental protection Our main stories today: Two years in, Myanmar’s Rohingya youth need more education; DR Congo testimonies highlight armed brutality; appeals for Zimbab...
02:16, 08/17/2019

Singapore 'deep tech' startups face funding hurdle as risks higher Because investment risks typically are higher and returns slower with startups that deal with deep technology such as artificial intelligence and medt...
05:32, 06/07/2019

Singapore detains Myanmar nationals accused of links to Rakhine insurgent group Singapore authorities said on Wednesday they had arrested a group of Myanmar nationals accused of rallying support for armed violence against the Myan...
19:48, 07/10/2019

Wealth managers head to Singapore as China concerns dim Hong Kong's lure Some foreign wealth managers are scrapping plans to open offices in Hong Kong in favor of Singapore, as the rich begin to move funds from the Chinese ...
12:48, 06/28/2019

Singapore parliament passes bill against online falsehoods amidst heated debate As expected, the Singapore government has voted to pass the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill despite strong urging from industr...
21:48, 05/08/2019

Singapore sets up inter-agency digital team with aim to create 10,000 tech jobs Employees from Economic Development Board, Enterprise Singapore, and Infocomm Media Development Authority form a new office that aims to drive growth ...
23:32, 06/26/2019

Singapore makes record-breaking ivory bust, seizes pangolin scales Authorities in Singapore have seized ivory from nearly 300 elephants and some 12 tons of pangolin scales in a shipment heading from DR Congo to Vietna...
17:16, 07/23/2019

HSBC plans retail wealth headcount boost; eyes Singapore expansion HSBC Holdings PLC plans to boost its Asia retail wealth management staff by about 300 by end of this year, with Europe's biggest lender by assets shar...
04:32, 05/29/2019

One year after historic Singapore summit, North Korea no closer to giving up its nukes UNHAPPY ANNIVERSARY: Today, June 12, marks one year since the historic Singapore summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, t...
14:32, 06/12/2019

Grab eyes Singapore banking license as regulator studies virtual banks Grab, Southeast Asia's most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state conside...
10:16, 06/12/2019

Singapore luxury apartment sales hit 11-year high, driven by Chinese demand Sales of Singapore apartments worth at least S$10 million ($7.3 million) have hit an 11-year high, fueled by increased demand from Chinese millionaire...
10:49, 09/20/2019

Tech support: Singapore seeks foreign talent for key sector as economy stumbles Singapore is pursuing more foreign tech talent as it ramps up efforts to grow the sector, its trade minister said on Monday, adding that locals would ...
09:32, 09/02/2019

Singapore-Bound Private Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Chennai Airport A Singapore-bound flight of a private carrier, which took off from Tiruchirapalli, made an emergency landing at the Chennai airport today following a ...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Singapore Seizes Record Ivory Haul of 8.8 Tonnes in a Shipment En Route to Vietnam Singapore said Tuesday it confiscated 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory in a record bust. The city-state, often a stopover in the illegal wildlife trade, c...
18:00, 07/23/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Receives Registered Market Operator Approval in Singapore CHICAGO, IL -- August 17, 2016 -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced it recently received approval from the Monetary Authority of S...
00:00, 05/02/2019

Singapore tackling cyber talent shortage one capture the flag challenge at a time Singapore's Home Affairs Minister says it's important to address cyber threats through better regional and international cooperation, better governmen...
05:00, 07/26/2019

F1 stockpiling face masks at Singapore GP as toxic smog to blanket night race Singapore Grand Prix organisers are preparing for 'unhealthy' levels of air pollution in the form of forest fire smoke blown in from Indones...
02:17, 09/21/2019

Singapore eases approval process for fintech trials, unveils cybersecurity rules Monetary Authority of Singapore launches an "express" 21-day route to approval for fintech companies applying to test products in a sandbox environmen...
12:48, 08/07/2019

Social media sites block satirical rap video in Singapore after govt complaint Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the wealthy city-state's government requested...
09:16, 08/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Singapore's Grab explores spinoff of payments, financial services units -FT Singapore-based ride-hailing company Grab is weighing a spinoff of its payments and financial services business, the Financial Times reported on Wedne...
08:48, 05/08/2019

Skytrax's best airlines of 2019: Qatar Airways grabs the top spot, Singapore is No. 2 Skytrax announced its 2019 ranking of the best airlines in the world on Tuesday. No U.S. carriers made the list.       ...
23:16, 06/18/2019