Economists predict tough 2016 for Singapore 

Singapore is looking stronger within an Asean context. Source: Wikimedia A turbulent year for the Singapore dollar looks set to continue into 2016. The US dollar...

S’pore tops cyber attack list

Singapore is now launching the world’s most cyber attacks, according to Israel’s data security company Check Point Software. The firm says its software tracks around...

S’pore promised 3D print service

3D printing is still in its infancy. Source: Wikimedia Asean's firms are being promised 3D prints, available within 24 hours, when a United Parcel Service...

Amazon launch underwelms users

Online retailer Amazon has launched its Prime service in Singapore, ending four years of free deliveries. Singaporean customers previously benefited from free international shipping if...

Singapore ready to back economy: govt

  Singapore is probably not yet in recession but the authorities are poised to step in with support measures, according to Indranee Rajah, the minister...

Slowdown overshadows Singapore Airshow

South Korea’s Black Eagles will be a highlight at the Singapore air display. Source: Wikimedia Asia's largest airshow opens on Tuesday (February 16) when Singapore...

Singapore builds artificial reef 

Singapore has installed the first part of an artificial reef structure on a bare seabed off its Small Sister islands.  There are eight fake reef...

HSBC completes Singapore transfer

Singapore's economy is trying to adapt to a less benign international climate. Source: Pixabay HSBC has completed the transfer of its retail banking and wealth management...

Uzbek leader lifts visas for S’pore tourists

Uzbekistan's extraordinary architectural riches have made it a magnet for visitors for centuries. Source: Eurasia Times Singapore tourists will no longer require a visa to...

S’pore tries to ease Chinese rage

A Terrex Infantry Carrier Vehicle. Source: Wikimedia Singapore is trying to play down the impact that the seizure of nine of its armoured-personnel carriers could...

Stay connected

10,490FansLike
773FollowersFollow

Latest article

Philippines receives $2.5B loan from ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has lent some $2.5 billion support to the Philippines, the highest ever extended in a single year. On Friday, the...

Philippine central bank pauses rate cuts on benign inflation

The Philippine central bank on Thursday held interest rates steady at its last monetary policy meeting for the year due to a positive domestic...

Asean’s plastic shame 

Asean’s beaches, seas and waterways continue to choke on plastic waste, with much of it imported from the developed world. Idyllic spots throughout the biodiverse...