Category Archives: Politics

Traffic and Security Arrangements for the 32nd ASEAN Summit at Shangri-La Hotel

As the 32nd ASEAN Summit has been declared by the Minister for Home Affairs as an Enhanced Security Special Event under the Public Order Act, members of the public are reminded that the areas around Shangri-La Hotel have correspondingly been… Read More

ANGOLA, SINGAPORE SIGN BILATERAL AIR SERVICES AGREEMENT

LUANDA, Angola and Singapore have signed a bilateral air services agreement to facilitate the exchange of air transportation services between the two countries. A statement from the Ministry of Transport here Thursday said the agreement was signed in Singapore by… Read More

BEWARE WHATSAPP ‘TAKEOVER’ SCAMS – SINGAPORE POLICE

SINGAPORE, The Singapore police have warned WhatsApp users here to be wary of a new scam being conducted on the popular messaging platform, which could result in victims losing access to their accounts, and their friends and family members deceived… Read More

SINGAPORE IDENTIFIES LISTERIOSIS STRAIN SIMILAR TO AUSTRALIA OUTBREAK

SINGAPORE, Singapore identified a listeria bacteria strain similar to the one that a patient had contracted in the deadly outbreak in Australia this year, Singapore’s Ministry of Health said here Monday. The ministry said in a statement that its National… Read More

Once-Distrusted China Pledges Millions More to Philippines

TAIPEI, TAIWAN Closer relations with a once-distrusted China gave the Philippines another boost this week as Beijing pledged a round of investment for the developing Southeast Asian country and new ideas for maritime security.When Chinese President Xi Jinping met Philippine… Read More

Man Arrested For Robbery And Housebreaking

The Police have arrested a 36-year-old man believed to be involved in a case of robbery with hurt along Middle Road and a case of housebreaking and theft by night along Chuan Walk.On 8 April 2018 at about 11.40 pm,… Read More

ASEAN KEEN TO WORK WITH CHINA TO SAFEGUARD FREE TRADE

JAKARTA, Indonesia Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Lim Jock Hoi said ASEAN and China will work together to maintain free trade and develop closer economic partnership for prosperity in the region. High-level diplomats and scholars… Read More