Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
Collecting IC numbers and making photocopies will be illegal in Singapore from next year
SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/Asia News Network): From Sept 1 next year, it will be illegal for organisations here to collect, use or disclose NRIC numbers or make copies of the identity card, under stricter rules spelt out on Friday (Aug 31) by the Personal Data Protection Commission.
Tue, 29 May 2018 14:33
Scrapping of HSR could hit Jurong Lake District in S'pore, say reports
PETALING JAYA: The scrapping of the KL-Singapore high-speed rail (HSR) could have a detrimental effect on the development of the Jurong Lake District in Singapore, according to a report by the Straits Times.
Tue, 30 Jan 2018 09:00
Rise of the supercomputers: Developing software, talent are key challenges for China
WUXI, China - Asia is racing ahead to build the fastest and most powerful computers in the world. The Straits Times looks at how China is flexing their muscles in the supercomputing arena.
Tue, 30 Jan 2018 07:00
Rise of the supercomputers: Innovations aplenty in South Korea amid rush to boost AI
SEOUL - Asia is racing ahead to build the fastest and most powerful computers in the world. The Straits Times looks at how South Korea is flexing their muscles in the supercomputing arena.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:24
Two Airbnb hosts charged over illegal home sharing in first case under new laws
Singapore - Two men were charged on Tuesday (Dec 5) over their roles in providing unauthorised short-term stays to tenants.
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 23:39
Xi puts China’s stamp on the world
In the 172 years of its existence, the Straits Times has meticulously chronicled the rise of nation states, the ascent to power of men and women who have made and marred the fortunes of their countries, conflicts and entente, and the great and small trends that shape societies.
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:29
Xi Jinping named The Straits Times' Asian of the Year 2017
Signapore - Chinese President Xi Jinping, who has been a source of stability at a time of great uncertainty for the region, won the award for the second time today (Dec 5).
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:05
FEATURE: Donald Trump goes to Asia: What to look out for
Singapore - The Straits Times' foreign correspondents give insight as to what to look out for at each of Trump's stops in Asia.
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:06
The Straits Times-WAN-IFRA conference proposes steps to fight fake news
As one of their first moves, news organisations in the region will draw up a step-by-step checklist to help journalists and readers identify and flag fake news.
Thu, 04 May 2017 19:35
Red Bull heir on the run from Thai authorities not in Singapore: Police
SINGAPORE - The Thai Red Bull heir on the run after a warrant was issued for him over a fatal hit-and-run in 2012 is not in Singapore, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) told The Straits Times on Thursday.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:00
Straits Times names seven entrepreneurs,‘The Disruptors,’ Asians of the Year
THE STRAITS Times has awarded Asian of the Year honours to seven entrepreneurs at the frontier of technology’s interface with business, collectively calling them “The Disruptors.”
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:59
Submarine cables to link Southeast Asia with other regions
SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Singapore expects to cement its position as the de facto submarine cable landing and ICT hub in the Southeast Asian region.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 04:59
Asian Editors Circle: Toxic Trump and trumped up foes
BANGKOK (The Straits Times/ANN) - For all their faults, Messrs Donald Trump, Boris Johnson or even Rodrigo Duterte have, so far, not done anything as heinous as Hitler
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 01:00
Mann+Hummel opens IoT lab
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 01:00
Netflix has its limitations
Re: Letter in the Straits Times on accessing the same TV shows and films on the Netflix service in Singapore as are seen in the US.