Singapore

More than 80 people arrested in 6-day Geylang vice operation

More than 80 people arrested in 6-day...

March 27

SINGAPORE — A total of 87 people aged between 17 and 65 have been arrested in Geylang for various offences during a six-day multi-agency joint operation that ended on March 26,...

Over 3,900 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes seized

Over 3,900 cartons of duty-unpaid...

March 27

SINGAPORE — A total of 3,934 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes were seized by the Singapore Customs from two related operations on Friday (March 24).

New extended Tanah Merah Coast Road opening Apr 22 will have on-road cycling lane

New extended Tanah Merah Coast Road...

March 27

SINGAPORE — The newly extended Tanah Merah Coast Road, set to open on April 22, will have a dedicated 10km long on-road cycling lane stretching from Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal...

Standard Chartered Singapore offers mothers 20 weeks paid maternity leave

Standard Chartered Singapore offers...

March 27

SINGAPORE — All female employees at Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore will be getting 20 weeks of paid maternity leave effective from April 1 this year, the bank announced on...

New Facebook ‘friend’ scam reported, police warns

New Facebook ‘friend’ scam reported,...

March 27

SINGAPORE — Scammers have a new trick up their sleeves – charging gaming credits or online gift cards on their victim’s mobile phone accounts – after befriending them on Facebook.

France, Singapore sign slew of deals to spearhead innovation

France, Singapore sign slew of deals...

March 27

SINGAPORE — Singapore and France on Monday (March 27) agreed to strengthen cooperation in innovation through greater collaboration in areas such as space technology, smart...

Mediacorp’s magazines go all-in with digital

Mediacorp’s magazines go all-in with...

March 27

SINGAPORE — Readers of Mediacorp publications like Elle Singapore and Style will soon have a greater variety of online content as part of the company’s digital drive.

Singapore dollar bulls gather in swaps as MAS policy meet looms

Singapore dollar bulls gather in...

March 27

SINGAPORE — Singapore’s interest-rate markets are signalling gains for the local dollar as bets grow the nation’s central bank will avoid easing policy next month and some...