• Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:42
    Whither Asean’s relevance in a changing geopolitical order? 
    The Asean Summit in Singapore draws to a close amid the typical fanfare and self-congratulatory atmosphere. As the chairmanship baton passes on to Thailand in 2019, concerns remain over the relevance of Asean as the proverbial elephant in the room.
    opinion
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:59
    Thais take Asean chair, haunted by past summit chaos
    Singapore - Protests, broken windows and dignitaries forced to flee by helicopter -- Thailand's last stint as host of Southeast Asia's biggest summit was devoured by political chaos.
    national
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:35
    Duterte defends need to 'power nap' after summit no-shows
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday made light of his penchant for daytime dozes after his office said "power naps" had caused the gruff leader to miss a number of key meetings at a Singapore summit.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:00
    Singapore brings light to 2019
    The I Light Marina Bay light art festival returns to Singapore in the new year with a special i Light Singapore Bicentennial Edition running from January 28 to February 24 on the theme “Bridges of Time”.
    World
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:00
    Singapore barge and crane arrive for raising of the Phoenix
    Phuket Governor Pakkapong Tawipat on Tuesday said that the barge which had been making its way from Singapore with a 1,200-tonne crane on board this week, had arrived and was ready to help with the recovery of the “Phoenix”.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:23
    Suu Kyi challenges investors to help Myanmar catch up with Singapore
    Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday spoke of her hope for the country to catch up to Singapore’s stage of development within 20 years as she urged foreign investors to help her achieve that mission.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:00
    Suu Kyi beckons investors to Myanmar despite troubles
    Singapore - Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday implored foreign investors to take a punt on her country -- Southeast Asia's "final frontier" -- but warned its resources are not open for exploitation at the cost of its people.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    Dr M: We have told Singapore we want a review of water agreement
    SINGAPORE: Malaysia has officially informed Singapore that it is asking for a review of the price of raw water sold to the republic.  
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    The tough agenda in Singapore
    World leaders have a minefield of issues to clear, from trade and territorial disputes to a humanitarian crisis
    opinion
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    Hyundai seeks to tap into EV market in region
    HYUNDAI Motor Chief Vice Chairman Chung Eui-sun, headed to Beijing on the same day the automaker announced an additional $250 million (Bt8.2 billion) investment in ride-hailing service Grab in Singapore, industry sources said.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:37
    Singapore, Laos score high at SEAFIC
    The project “Ajoomma” by director He Shuming and producer Tan Si En from Singapore has won this year’s top award from the Southeast Asia Fiction Film Lab (SEAFIC), the pioneering script and development lab for Southeast Asian filmmakers.
    movie & TV
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:23
    Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore
    Singapore's prime minister made an impassioned plea Monday for open markets and warned "political pressures" were driving countries apart, in a swipe at rising protectionism at the start of a gathering of world leaders.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 16:10
    BELINGON UNIFIES ONE BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WITH SPLIT DECISION VICTORY OVER FERNANDES
    ONE Championship™ had another memorable and historic evening in the Lion City as the capacity crowd at the Singapore Indoor Stadium witnessed an amazing display of heart-pounding martial arts action.
    sports
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:20
    US denies China 'Cold War' but deep gaps persist
    The United States on Friday insisted it was not pursuing a new "Cold War" with China, but the Pacific powers could only paper over deep differences during high-level talks.
    Breaking News
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