• Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00:00
    Vietnamese cities earmarked for Asean smart cities network
    THREE VIETNAMESE CITIES, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang, will be part of the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (Asean) network of smart cities being proposed by Singapore, said Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
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  • Sat, 28 Apr 2018 12:14:43
    SE Asia faces threats from IS, cyber-attacks, summit hears
    Southeast Asia faces "very real" threats from the Islamic State (IS) group despite their defeat in the Middle East, as well as cyber-attacks, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong warned Saturday as he opened a regional summit.
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  • Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Asean, Australia to make it easier for cross-border digital trade
    PROTECTIONISM is a “dead end”, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said yesterday, as he and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong made a strong push for countries to continue working together on free trade.
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  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:58:58
    Hsien Loong thanks Malaysian authorities for rescuing two Singaporean hikers
    SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong expressed his appreciation to the Malaysian authorities and volunteers for their effort in finding two missing Singaporeans in Gunung Pulai, Johor.
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  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Singapore PM explores cutting-edge tech in visit to Chinese company
    UNLOCKING doors with one’s face, |turning into a mythical character on livestream and solving maths problems with gestures – these were some of the cutting- edge technologies that Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong tried out at Chinese technology firm SenseTime in Beijing.
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  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    E-payment operators race to be the sole unifying platform in Singapore
    IN HIS National Day Rally speech on August 20, Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong fired the starting gun for a race in which e-payment firms battle it out to be the sole unifying platform, the survivor that reaches all strata of society, including hawkers and heartland shops, where cash is king.
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  • Thu, 06 Jul 2017 01:00:00
    Parliamentary debate only reignites Singapore’s first-family feud 
    Over the last two days, lawmakers in Singapore have been expressing the consternation and frustration of Singaporeans who have been subject to a toxic drip-feed of allegations against Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong via a Facebook campaign run by his embittered siblings.
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  • Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:19:34
    Singapore PM faces parliament over family feud
    SINGAPORE - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Monday rejected claims from his siblings that he abused power and engaged in nepotism as he faced parliament over a family feud that has shocked Singapore.
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  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:19:35
    S'pore minister questions why PM’s brother wants Oxley Road house demolished now
    SINGAPORE: Senior Minister of State for Law and Finance Indranee Rajah has questioned why Lee Hsien Yang, the younger brother of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, wants an "immediate commitment" from the government to demolish 38, Oxley Road.
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  • Mon, 19 Jun 2017 21:22:48
    Singapore PM says sorry for family feud
    SINGAPORE - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong apologised to Singaporeans on Monday for a bitter family feud over his late father's legacy, saying it had damaged the country's reputation.
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  • Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:09:03
    Siblings accuse Singapore PM of abusing power in family row
    SINGAPORE - A feud between the children of Singapore's late founding leader intensified Wednesday after two siblings publicly accused their brother Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of disobeying their father's last wishes and abusing his powers.
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  • Thu, 01 Dec 2016 01:00:00
    Very good progress made on Singapore-KL high-speed rail: Lee
    SINGAPORE’S Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says Singapore and Malaysia have made very good progress on the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail project, and hopes an agreement can be signed when he and his counterpart Najib Razak meet at the Leaders’ Retreat.
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  • Wed, 16 Nov 2016 01:00:00
    Lee, Widodo open township project to boost Singapore-Indonesia ties 
    STRONG economic ties between Singapore and Indonesia got another boost on Monday as Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and President Joko Widodo officially opened a joint venture township project and witnessed the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on tourism cooperation.
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  • Tue, 15 Nov 2016 01:00:00
    Singapore, Indonesia to establish trade council to boost networking
    SINGAPOREAN PRIME MINISTER Lee Hsien Loong and Indonesian President Joko Widodo have agreed to form an Indonesia-Singapore Business Council to enhance business networking and boost cooperation. “This will allow our businesses to network and more deeply understand opportunities on both sides,” Lee said at a news conference yesterday after talks with Widodo.
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  • Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:39:19
    Prominent names thrown up for Singapore's next president
    Since Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced last week that next year's presidential election will be reserved for Malay candidates, several names of possible candidates have surfaced.
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