Singapore

Two women given fines, bans for abandoning their pets

Two women given fines, bans for...

August 16

​SINGAPORE – Two women were fined and issued six-month disqualification orders (DO) for abandoning their pets, said the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) on...

Homegrown oBike gets S$60m funding for global expansion

Homegrown oBike gets S$60m funding...

August 16

SINGAPORE — Homegrown bike-sharing firm oBike has secured US$45 million (S$61.55 million) in early-stage venture funding, boosting its war chest to go up against its main rivals...

Singapore surpasses Hong Kong on world’s most liveable city list for first time

Singapore surpasses Hong Kong on...

August 16

SINGAPORE — The Republic has leapfrogged Hong Kong in a global ranking of liveable cities for the first time, as it clinched its highest-ever placing of 35th out of 140 cities.

13 retailers penalised for selling cigarettes to minors

13 retailers penalised for selling...

August 16

SINGAPORE — Thirteen retailers have had their tobacco retail licences revoked or suspended after they were caught selling cigarettes to minors under the age of 18, the Health...