Category Archives: Business and Finance

SINGAPORE’S HES ENERGY SYSTEMS EXPANDING TO FRANCE

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia HES Energy Systems is expanding to France to begin work on the first decentralised hydrogen infrastructure for autonomous fuel cell-powered aerial vehicles. The move is part of HES’ broader goals to introduce long-range, zero-emission aviation powered by… Read More

SINGAPORE: MUSLIM SCHOLARS, RELIGIOUS LEADERS SAY REPEAL OF SECTION 377A A THREAT TO FAMILY VALUES

SINGAPORE, A day after the Catholic Archbishop of Singapore spelt out his position on Section 377A of the Penal Code, Muslim scholars and religious leaders here have also expressed publicly their support for the law. In a media statement, the… Read More

SINGAPORE: MUSLIM SCHOLARS, RELIGIOUS LEADERS SAY REPEAL OF SECTION 377A A THREAT TO FAMILY VALUES

SINGAPORE, A day after the Catholic Archbishop of Singapore spelt out his position on Section 377A of the Penal Code, Muslim scholars and religious leaders here have also expressed publicly their support for the law. In a media statement, the… Read More

SINGAPORE: 300 ERRANT HEAVY VEHICLE DRIVERS ISSUED SUMMONSES

SINGAPORE, More than 300 heavy vehicle drivers were issued 328 summonses in a two-week island-wide operation against heavy vehicle drivers earlier this month, police said on Monday (Sep 17). The summonses were issued for various traffic offences, such as speeding… Read More

EU, ASEAN, CHINA READY TO ASSIST PHILIPPINES FROM TYPHOON MANGKHUT

MANILA, Philippines The European Union (EU), the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), as well as China, on Sunday expressed readiness to assist the Philippines in its recovery and relief operations as Typhoon “Ompong” (international name “Mangkhut”) battered northern Luzon.… Read More

SINGAPORE: NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHURCHES SAYS IT DOES NOT SUPPORT REPEAL OF GAY SEX LAW

SINGAPORE, The National Council of Churches of Singapore (NCCS) said it does not support the repeal of a law against gay sex, saying it believes the homosexual lifestyle is not only harmful for individuals, but also for families and society… Read More

US Imposes Sanctions on N. Korean IT Firms

The United States has imposed sanctions on two North Korean-controlled information technology companies based in China and Russia, accusing them of moving illicit funds to North Korea.These actions are intended to stop the flow of illicit revenue to North Korea… Read More