Singapore

Water price hike ‘absolutely necessary’ but should been explained better: PM Lee

Water price hike ‘absolutely...

March 25

SINGAPORE — Before announcing the water tariff hike last month, the Government perhaps should have spent more time explaining the rationale and what it would be doing to help...

French President Francois Hollande to make two-day state visit to Singapore

French President Francois Hollande to...

March 25

SINGAPORE — French President François Hollande will make a two-day state visit to Singapore starting Sunday (March 26), the first state visit by a sitting president of the...

Singapore holds ‘carbon-neutral run’ as cities dim lights for Earth Hour

Singapore holds ‘carbon-neutral run’...

March 25

PARIS — From Sydney to New York, cities and monuments will dim their lights on Saturday (March 25) in a show of solidarity against the threats being faced by the planet from...

Blogger Amos Yee granted asylum in the US

Blogger Amos Yee granted asylum in...

March 25

CHICAGO — A US immigration judge in Chicago on Friday (March 24, US time) granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions in the...

Gallery: Revamped Pang Sua Pond in Bukit Panjang to be officially unveiled on Saturday

Revamped Pang Sua Pond in Bukit...

March 25

SINGAPORE — The revamped Pang Sua Pond in Bukit Panjang will be officially unveiled on Saturday (March 25), following a makeover under the Public Utilities Board’s Active,...