Sun, 03 Feb 2019 20:30
Thailand top New Year holiday spot for Chinese travellers
Thailand, Japan and Singapore top the list of destinations for Chinese travellers this Chinese New Year.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
Office shift to Bangkok marks stepped-up Norway fish drive
THE NORWEGIAN Seafood Council (NSC) will relocate its regional office from Singapore to Bangkok in mid-year to cash in on the country’s strong domestic consumption of Norwegian seafood, said NSC director for Southeast Asia, Jon Erik Steenslid.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 14:44
Vietnam beats Singapore to top Asean's IPO markets
Vietnam has become Southeast Asia’s top grossing market for initial public offerings in 2018, with total proceeds of US$2.6 billion (Bt84.2 billion), data from global consultant firm Ernst and Young (EY) showed on Friday.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
Singapore to spur digital economy in services push
SINGAPORE aims to become a hub for future services in the region within the next three to five years under what the city state is promoting as its Services 4.0 scheme.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:31
EC keeping close eye on Thaksin, Pheu Thai movements in Singapore
The Election Commission (EC) secretary-general has said that the agency was monitoring reports that some Pheu Thai politicians will travel to Singapore to meet fugitive former premier Thaksin Shinawatra.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:47
Singapore to return $11 million of 1MDB money to Malaysia
A Singapore court has ordered the return of millions of dollars misappropriated from Malaysian state fund 1MDB in a cross-border financial scandal that helped topple former leader Najib Razak.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 15:18
Singapore to take dual look at minimalism
The National Gallery Singapore and ArtScience Museum are presenting the region’s first exhibition focusing on minimalism from November 16 to April 14.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
A summit of hope for peace
Experts believe the Trump Kim meeting in Singapore tomorrow may see some commitment on denuclearising Korean peninsula.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 12:49
Dennis Rodman flying to Singapore for Kim-Trump summit
Flamboyant former US basketball star Dennis Rodman has said he will fly to Singapore to support his "friends" Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un at their historic peace summit on Tuesday.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 01:00
Wongnai to carry reviews of Singapore cuisine in deal with tourism board
The Singapore Tourism Board has entered into a strategic partnership with Wongnai, a leading online lifestyle media company in Thailand, to bring attention to the island state’s diverse food offerings.
Mon, 28 May 2018 18:40
Dr M confirms high-speed rail project with Singapore to be scrapped
PETALING JAYA: Dr Mahathir Mohamad has confirmed that the High-Speed Rail (HSR) project with Singapore will be scrapped.
Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00
Asean’s role in the Trump-Kim summit
PM Prayut’s ill-chosen words notwithstanding, the choice of Singapore to host the event was a triumph for all in this region
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 09:41
Man arrested after false bomb threat forces Thailand-bound Scoot flight to return to Singapore
A 41-year-old man has been arrested for making a false bomb threat on board a Scoot flight from Singapore to Hat Yai, Thailand, which resulted in the plane returning to Changi Airport.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 01:00
True to spend Bt3.6 bn on Asia cable project
TRUE Corp group will spend around Bt3.6 billion on its co-investment with other members of the Southeast Asia – Japan 2 consortium (SJC2) to build a high-performance submarine cable that will connect Thailand with eight markets spanning Singapore to Japan.
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 01:00
Singapore says it’s beating HK in Asian hub race
HONG KONG has become more “China-centric,” enabling Singapore to take the lead when multinational companies look to set up their Asian headquarters in the region, according to the country's Economic Development Board.