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Walt Disney collaborates with Singapore Tourism Board
Walt Disney collaborates with Singapore Tourism Board

13 April 2017, Singapore – Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asi [ ... ]

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S. Korea, Singapore agree to send strong message to N. Korea over threats
S. Korea, Singapore agree to send strong message to N. Korea over threats

  South Korea and Singapore have reaffirmed that North Korea's provocations pose a s [ ... ]

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Price of water to go up by 30% over 2 years
Price of water to go up by 30% over 2 years

Water prices will be revised from 1 July 2017. Tariffs will go up in two steps, in July 2017 and in  [ ... ]

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Road Tax Discs to be phased out from 15 Feb 2017
Road Tax Discs to be phased out from 15 Feb 2017

As announced in August last year, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will stop issuing physical road [ ... ]

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Singapore welcomes its Terrexes home from Hong Kong
Singapore welcomes its Terrexes home from Hong Kong

  On 30 Jan 2017 at 1440hrs, the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) welcome home its nine Terrex I [ ... ]

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Company director fined $1.4m for importing duty-unpaid soju
Company director fined $1.4m for importing duty-unpaid soju

A company director was sentenced by the State Courts on 20 January 2017 to a fine of $1,400,000 or i [ ... ]

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Reciprocal Road Charge on foreign-registered vehicles from 15 Feb 2017
Reciprocal Road Charge on foreign-registered vehicles from 15 Feb 2017

  From 15 February 2017, all foreign-registered cars will have to pay a Reciprocal Road Char [ ... ]

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MOT, PSA to test self-driving trucks soon
MOT, PSA to test self-driving trucks soon

Singapore, January 2017 - The Ministry of Transport (MOT) and PSA Corporation have signed agreements [ ... ]

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E-scooters not allowed on Roads and more rules passed in Parliament on 11 Jan 2017
E-scooters not allowed on Roads and more rules passed in Parliament on 11 Jan 2017

- New Rules and Code of Conduct for Cycling and the Use of Personal Mobility Devices
- Stiffer Penalt [ ... ]

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​NTU & German scientists turn memory chips into processors to speed up computing tasks
​NTU & German scientists turn memory chips into processors to speed up computing tasks

A team of international scientists have found a way to make memory chips perform computing tasks, wh [ ... ]

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Retrenchment Benefits Survey 2015
Retrenchment Benefits Survey 2015

Singapore, January 2017 - Amid softer economic conditions and ongoing business restructuring, 15,580 [ ... ]

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Collision of Container Vessels Wan Hai 301 & APL Denver in Johor Straits
Collision of Container Vessels Wan Hai 301 & APL Denver in Johor Straits

UPDATES, 5 JAN 2017, 1700 hrs: Collision of Container Vessels WAN HAI 301 and APL DENVER
 
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Fusion dishes bring Korean food wave to Singapore
Fusion dishes bring Korean food wave to Singapore

  Young chefs from Korea are introducing Singapore to the tastes and styles of K [ ... ]

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Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's New Year Message 2017
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's New Year Message 2017

  My fellow Singaporeans   2016 has been a full year. One major focus has been  [ ... ]

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Join in the fun @Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2017
Join in the fun @Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2017

Revellers at the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2017 can look forward to a greater variety of activi [ ... ]

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Bus plunges off cliff killing 14 in Malaysia including 3 Singaporeans
Bus plunges off cliff killing 14 in Malaysia including 3 Singaporeans

  A bus has veered off of a cliff in Malaysia killing upwards of 14 and injuring at  [ ... ]

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Singapore’s 4th desalination plant to be ready by 2020
Singapore’s 4th desalination plant to be ready by 2020

PUB, the national water agency, has selected Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd as the Preferred [ ... ]

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Man to be Charged for Murder at Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal
Man to be Charged for Murder at Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal

Singapore, 20 December 2016 - The Police have arrested a 23-year-old Malaysian man in connection wit [ ... ]

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Call for tenders by NEA to manage 2 new Hawker Centres at Jurong West & Yishun
Call for tenders by NEA to manage 2 new Hawker Centres at Jurong West & Yishun

Singapore, 20 December 2016 – The National Environment Agency (NEA) will be inviting socially-cons [ ... ]

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Lee Hsien Loong's NRIC number & how PM gets his name
Lee Hsien Loong's NRIC number & how PM gets his name

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (64) received his new PAssion Silver Concession Card on 11 Dec 2016 a [ ... ]

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Construction of Changi Airport Terminal 4 Completed
Construction of Changi Airport Terminal 4 Completed

Airport staff and workers gather at Changi Airport's Terminal 4 facade to mark the completion of c [ ... ]

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Sharper ultrasound images through 3D printed lenses
Sharper ultrasound images through 3D printed lenses

  Singapore, December 2016 - Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NT [ ... ]

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TPG wins bid to be 4th Telco in Singapore; edges out MyRepublic
TPG wins bid to be 4th Telco in Singapore; edges out MyRepublic

Singapore, 14 December 2016 - The Info-communications Media Development Authority (IMDA) today concl [ ... ]

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Malaysia-Singapore High Speed Rail agreement signed; Johor-Thomson MRT links moving forward
Malaysia-Singapore High Speed Rail agreement signed; Johor-Thomson MRT links moving forward

13 December 2016 - At the Joint Press Conference between PM Lee Hsien Loong and Malaysian PM Najib R [ ... ]

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New Tampines Concourse Bus Interchange opens on 18 Dec 2016
New Tampines Concourse Bus Interchange opens on 18 Dec 2016

Residents in Tampines can look forward to more bus services and improved  connectivity with the [ ... ]

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Sale of 2G phones banned in Singapore from 1 Jan 2017
Sale of 2G phones banned in Singapore from 1 Jan 2017

Singapore, 7 December 2016 – The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) will de-register 2G-o [ ... ]

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Singtel offers 10% off Dec's bill for broadband disruption; IMDA investigating breakdown
Singtel offers 10% off Dec's bill for broadband disruption; IMDA investigating breakdown

Singtel would like to apologise for disruption to its fibre broadband services from around 8:45pm 2  [ ... ]

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Standard Chartered Marathon runner dies after collapsing
Standard Chartered Marathon runner dies after collapsing

Standard Chartered Marathon 2016 participant, John Gibson (29), has unfortunately died after collaps [ ... ]

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3D printed drone that's ready-to-fly
3D printed drone that's ready-to-fly

First fully functional quadcopter 3D printed in ULTEMTM 9085 aerospace-grade material with electro [ ... ]

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Singapore Unveils Golden Rooster Coins for 2017
Singapore Unveils Golden Rooster Coins for 2017

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has unveiled the 2017 Year of the Rooster Almanac Coins, t [ ... ]

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Civil servants to get year-end AVC bonus of 0.50 month
Civil servants to get year-end AVC bonus of 0.50 month

Civil servants to get year-end AVC of 0.50 month. Lower-wage civil servants to get minimum year-end  [ ... ]

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Man with pistol arrested in Hougang Ave 8
Man with pistol arrested in Hougang Ave 8

  Police officers have arrested a 24-year-old man for criminal intimidation, and unlawful po [ ... ]

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Pikachu & Pokemons land in Changi Airport; camping till 1 Jan 2017
Pikachu & Pokemons land in Changi Airport; camping till 1 Jan 2017

  Pikachu has landed in Singapore on 18 Nov 2016 with a massive parade. Now, you have the ch [ ... ]

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Re-register for NRIC if you are 55 by 1 Jan 2017
Re-register for NRIC if you are 55 by 1 Jan 2017

The Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) will introduce National Registration Identity Card [ ... ]

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Circle Line breakdowns likely caused by train carriage 46's signalling faults
Circle Line breakdowns likely caused by train carriage 46's signalling faults

After several weeks of investigations, a joint team (we) comprising the Land Transport Authority (LT [ ... ]

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Singaporean director blends Greek tragedy and Korean opera in 'Trojan Women' remake
Singaporean director blends Greek tragedy and Korean opera in 'Trojan Women' remake

  Countless plays and literary pieces have been inspired by Homer's epic Illiad, fro [ ... ]

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Next elected President of Singapore to be from Malay ethnic group
Next elected President of Singapore to be from Malay ethnic group

PM Lee Hsien Loong explained in Parliament on 8 Nov 2016 that the Elected Presidency must be multi-r [ ... ]

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Mobile reception along Circle Line train stations to be suspended temporarily for investigations
Mobile reception along Circle Line train stations to be suspended temporarily for investigations

Singapore - The Circle Line (CCL) experienced intermittent loss of signalling-related communications [ ... ]

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IMDA fines NetLink Trust S$500k for slow broadband internet setups
IMDA fines NetLink Trust S$500k for slow broadband internet setups

The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has imposed a financial penalty of $500,000 on NetLi [ ... ]

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LTA and NTU testing Self-Driving Buses
LTA and NTU testing Self-Driving Buses

LTA collaborates with NTU to trial self-driving buses and a real-time condition monitoring system  [ ... ]

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New measures to strengthen student protection in private schools
New measures to strengthen student protection in private schools

SINGAPORE, 21 October 2016 – The Committee for Private Education (CPE) will introduce new measures [ ... ]

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​NTU develops quick test to detect inflammation in diabetic patients
 ​NTU develops quick test to detect inflammation in diabetic patients

Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a new kit [ ... ]

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Discounted Park & Ride Scheme to end on 1 Dec 2016
Discounted Park & Ride Scheme to end on 1 Dec 2016

The Park & Ride scheme was first introduced in 1975 to reduce congestion in the Central Business [ ... ]

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Local Polytechnics working with MAS to equip grads with Fintech Skills
Local Polytechnics working with MAS to equip grads with Fintech Skills

Singapore, October 2016 - The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the five local polytechnics[ [ ... ]

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Singapore Pools to accept online betting on website by end Oct 2016
Singapore Pools to accept online betting on website by end Oct 2016

Ministry of Home Affairs has announced that Singapore Pools will be allowed to offer remote gambling [ ... ]

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Boy rescued by Special Ops after being held hostage at Sembawang Drive flat for 17hrs
Boy rescued by Special Ops after being held hostage at Sembawang Drive flat for 17hrs

Singapore - On 27 September 2016 at about 6.44pm, the Police were alerted of an incident at Blk 462  [ ... ]

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Son charged with killing father in Bishan HDB murder
Son charged with killing father in Bishan HDB murder

Singapore - 25-year-old man, Sabri Aslam, has been charged in court on Monday for the murder of his  [ ... ]

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QuicaBot speeds up building inspections
QuicaBot speeds up building inspections

Robot co-developed by NTU, JTC and CtrlWorks, with funding from NRF   New buildings in Sing [ ... ]

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IPOS, AGC prevent abuse of courts for illegal movie download allegations
IPOS, AGC prevent abuse of courts for illegal movie download allegations

IPOS AND AGC TO FILE APPLICATIONS TO INTERVENE IN COURT PROCEEDINGS INVOLVING ALLEGED ILLEGAL DOWNLO [ ... ]

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NSFs get to indicate vocations preferred during National Service
NSFs get to indicate vocations preferred during National Service

Background   The Committee to Strengthen NS (CSNS) was set up in March 2013 to examine how th [ ... ]

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NParks Free Xinyao Concert Rockestra coming on 17 Sep 2016 this Mid-Autumn Festival
NParks Free Xinyao Concert Rockestra coming on 17 Sep 2016 this Mid-Autumn Festival

Singapore, September 2016 – Park users and the local community can look forward to an evening of X [ ... ]

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Singapore Zika strain may not be from Brazil, carries lower risk: Scientists
Singapore Zika strain may not be from Brazil, carries lower risk: Scientists

  Scientists in Singapore have found that the Zika virus behind the outbreak in the  [ ... ]

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Potential Zika Cluster at Bedok North Ave 3; First Case of Pregnant Woman Tested Positive
Potential Zika Cluster at Bedok North Ave 3; First Case of Pregnant Woman Tested Positive

  The Ministry of Health (MOH) has identified a potential cluster of Zika virus infe [ ... ]

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Road Tax Disc not required from 15 Feb 2017; Road Tax payable via AXS from 1 Sep 2016
Road Tax Disc not required from 15 Feb 2017; Road Tax payable via AXS from 1 Sep 2016

Motorists Can Also Pay Road Tax via AXS M-Stations and E-Stations From 1 September 2016   Fro [ ... ]

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First Case of Locally Transmitted Zika Virus Infection in Singapore
First Case of Locally Transmitted Zika Virus Infection in Singapore

The Ministry of Health (MOH) and National Environment Agency (NEA) have been informed of a case of Z [ ... ]

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NTU-JTC invents new bendable concrete
NTU-JTC invents new bendable concrete

New concrete to reduce time needed for road works by more than half   Nanyang Technological [ ... ]

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Online food delivery tie-ups with restaurants not anti-competitive yet
Online food delivery tie-ups with restaurants not anti-competitive yet

Acting on complaints, CCS has investigated an alleged anti-competitive practice by an online food de [ ... ]

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Former President SR Nathan passes away at SGH
Former President SR Nathan passes away at SGH

Background   Former President SR Nathan has suffered a stroke early this morning, 31 July 201 [ ... ]

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Joseph Schooling's girlfriend Casey Sho 3mths pregnant!? Getting married soon?
Joseph Schooling's girlfriend Casey Sho 3mths pregnant!? Getting married soon?

20 Aug 2016 - Joseph Schooling (21) has done Singapore proud by winning its first ever Olympic Gold  [ ... ]

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Experience Singapore F1 Night Race for Free
Experience Singapore F1 Night Race for Free

20 August 2016, Singapore - Race promoter Singapore GP commences registrations for exciting fan-frie [ ... ]

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Joseph Schooling wins Olympic Gold for Singapore; first ever in 51yrs of independence
Joseph Schooling wins Olympic Gold for Singapore; first ever in 51yrs of independence

13 August 2016 - Joseph Schooling has won Singapore's first ever Olympic Gold Medal in this morning' [ ... ]

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Singapore National Day Parade NDP2016
Singapore National Day Parade NDP2016

9 August 2016 - It's the time of the year again, where everyone in Singapore comes together to celeb [ ... ]

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Tornado spirals in Singapore's East Coast
Tornado spirals in Singapore's East Coast

Singapore - Many people were wondering if a tornado was spiralling just off the shores of East Coast [ ... ]

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New hope for treating Eczema skin condition
New hope for treating Eczema skin condition

SKIN MICROBES REDUCES ECZEMA FLARES Finding provides deeper understanding of the skin disease and c [ ... ]

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Shuttler Derek Wong leads Team Singapore at Rio 2016 Olympic opening ceremony
Shuttler Derek Wong leads Team Singapore at Rio 2016 Olympic opening ceremony

TeamSG shuttler Derek Wong leading the Team Singapore contingent at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Ope [ ... ]

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New Bus Services for the East from Sep 2016: Go-Ahead Singapore
New Bus Services for the East from Sep 2016: Go-Ahead Singapore

To ensure a smooth transition with minimal inconvenience to commuters, the Loyang bus package will b [ ... ]

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PM Lee Hsien Loong visits the US for State Dinner
PM Lee Hsien Loong visits the US for State Dinner

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is on an official visit to the United States from 31 July to 5 August [ ... ]

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Unemployment in Singapore rises to 3.1% in Q2 2016
Unemployment in Singapore rises to 3.1% in Q2 2016

Overall unemployment rose, total employment growth slowed and layoffs increased from previous quarte [ ... ]

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Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail on the way
Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail on the way

Malaysia’s Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) and Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA [ ... ]

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California Fitness shuts down all Singapore outlets
California Fitness shuts down all Singapore outlets

  Singapore, 20 July 2016 - California Fitness has shut down all its fitness centers in Sing [ ... ]

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Robot therapist treats Singapore's national athlete
Robot therapist treats Singapore's national athlete

Start-up incubated by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore unveils prototype robot in trial [ ... ]

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LTA taking over SMRT's rail assets for S$991mil to improve train reliability
LTA taking over SMRT's rail assets for S$991mil to improve train reliability

More Timely Capacity Expansion, Asset Replacement and Upgrade; New Maintenance Performance Standards [ ... ]

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Changes to PSLE Scoring & Secondary School Posting Systems from 2021
Changes to PSLE Scoring & Secondary School Posting Systems from 2021

Changes to the Primary School Leaving Examinations (PSLE) scoring and Secondary One (S1) posting wil [ ... ]

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Robbery at Holland Village's Standard Chartered Bank (Updates: Suspect arrested in Bangkok)
Robbery at Holland Village's Standard Chartered Bank (Updates: Suspect arrested in Bangkok)

Singapore, 7 July 2016 - A police spokesperson confirms an attempted robbery at the Holland Village  [ ... ]

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LTA explains hairline cracks on trains; North-South & East-West Lines (NSEWL) safe
LTA explains hairline cracks on trains; North-South & East-West Lines (NSEWL) safe

The Land Transport Authority would like to address some of the issues related to the 26 North-South  [ ... ]

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Air Quality to be reported hourly instead of 3 hourly; near real-time estimates
Air Quality to be reported hourly instead of 3 hourly; near real-time estimates

Singapore, June 2016 – The National Environment Agency (NEA) has introduced bands and descriptors  [ ... ]

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Nationwide Electric Car Sharing in Singapore from mid-2017
Nationwide Electric Car Sharing in Singapore from mid-2017

First Batch of EVs by Mid-2017   Singapore will launch an electric vehicle (EV) car-sharing p [ ... ]

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Car Parking Charges to increase from 1 Dec 2016
Car Parking Charges to increase from 1 Dec 2016

The Housing & Development Board (HDB) and Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) will raise public  [ ... ]

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Singapore Food Festival 2016: Savour the Past and Taste the Future from 15 to 31 July
Singapore Food Festival 2016: Savour the Past and Taste the Future from 15 to 31 July

Featuring a special 6-Hands Collaboration between three chefs, guided food tours and immersive dinin [ ... ]

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Singapore Airlines plane catches fire on runway
Singapore Airlines plane catches fire on runway

  Flight SQ368, a Boeing 777-300ER operating from Singapore to Milan, returned to Sing [ ... ]

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Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat discharged from Hospital
Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat discharged from Hospital

Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat has finally recovered enough from his stroke to be discharged from T [ ... ]

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MOM proposes Leave Benefits for Contract Staff
MOM proposes Leave Benefits for Contract Staff

Granting of leave benefits to term contract employees with long term working relationship   T [ ... ]

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Night Safari's baby elephant turns 1 month old
Night Safari's baby elephant turns 1 month old

Singapore, 21 Jun 2016 – It has been a little more than a month since Night Safari received an ear [ ... ]

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Drug Resistant TB strain found at Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 Blk 203; free onsite screening till 19 Jun
Drug Resistant TB strain found at Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 Blk 203; free onsite screening till 19 Jun

The Ministry of Health (MOH) will offer on-site Tuberculosis (TB) screening to residents of Block 20 [ ... ]

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Singapore Civil Servants getting Mid-year Bonus of 0.45mth in 2016
Singapore Civil Servants getting Mid-year Bonus of 0.45mth in 2016

Civil Service Mid-year Payments: - Mid-year Annual Variable Component of 0.45 month - In addit [ ... ]

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Singapore Government to cut off internet access on official devices by May 2017
Singapore Government to cut off internet access on official devices by May 2017

In a recent internal communique to civil servants, the Singapore Government has indicated its intent [ ... ]

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Visa-free travel between Singapore and Myanmar from Dec 2016 for first 30 days
Visa-free travel between Singapore and Myanmar from Dec 2016 for first 30 days

On his recent official visit to Myanmar from 7 to 9 Jun 2016, PM Lee called on President U Htin Kyaw [ ... ]

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Do Ministers in Singapore get free healthcare & hospital stays?
Do Ministers in Singapore get free healthcare & hospital stays?

According to the Public Service Division, Ministers in Singapore are on the same medical benefit sch [ ... ]

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Underwater World closing on 26 Jun 2016; RWS' SEA Aquarium n Marine Life Park not closing
Underwater World closing on 26 Jun 2016; RWS' SEA Aquarium n Marine Life Park not closing

Singapore, 6 Jun 2016 - After 25 years of serving the public as an interactive oceanarium, Underwate [ ... ]

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Joseph Schooling's girlfriend Casey Sho so happy he beat Olympic Champ Michael Phelps
Joseph Schooling's girlfriend Casey Sho so happy he beat Olympic Champ Michael Phelps

Singaporean Eurasian, Joseph Schooling (20), managed to beat Olympic Swimming Champion Michael Phelp [ ... ]

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China reiterates opposition to deployment of THAAD to S. Korea
China reiterates opposition to deployment of THAAD to S. Korea

  China has conveyed to Seoul its opposition to South Korea's intention of deploying [ ... ]

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U.S. urge China to cooperate over South China Sea row
U.S. urge China to cooperate over South China Sea row

  The United States has warned of China's growing aggression in the South China Sea. [ ... ]

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The 15th Shangri-la Dialogue 2016 kicks off in Singapore
The 15th Shangri-la Dialogue 2016 kicks off in Singapore

  Asia's largest security dialogue known as the Shangri-la Dialogue kicked off just  [ ... ]

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THAAD deployment not on agenda at Shangri-la Dialogue in Singapore: Seoul
THAAD deployment not on agenda at Shangri-la Dialogue in Singapore: Seoul

  There are conflicting opinions on whether the defense chiefs of South Korea and th [ ... ]

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5,324 living with HIV/AIDS in Singapore; 450 new cases reported per year since 2008
5,324 living with HIV/AIDS in Singapore; 450 new cases reported per year since 2008

455 new cases of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections were reported among Singapore residen [ ... ]

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World's Rarest Tortoises race against extinction at Singapore Zoo
 World's Rarest Tortoises race against extinction at Singapore Zoo

Singapore, May 2016 – Boosting Singapore Zoo’s efforts to save the world’s most threatened ver [ ... ]

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Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat collapses from stroke in Cabinet meeting; under intensive care at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Updates)
Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat collapses from stroke in Cabinet meeting; under intensive care at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Updates)

Singapore, 12 May 2016 - Mr Heng Swee Keat (54), Minister for Finance, collapsed during a Cabinet me [ ... ]

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79-year-old passes away from Dengue
79-year-old passes away from Dengue

The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the National Environment Agency (NEA) have been notified of the dea [ ... ]

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DNA Analysis becoming Portable
DNA Analysis becoming Portable

ADVANCES IN PORTABLE DNA ANALYSIS BRING US CLOSER TO A FUTURE WITH MEDICAL TRICORDERS

New software an [ ... ]

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Regulations relaxed: Buyers can take bigger car loans from 27 May 2016
Regulations relaxed: Buyers can take bigger car loans from 27 May 2016

Singapore, 26 May 2016 - The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today announced that the maximum  [ ... ]

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ERP Rates reduced for June 2016 School Holidays
ERP Rates reduced for June 2016 School Holidays

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has completed its review of Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) rates f [ ... ]

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NEA lifts suspension on Goodwood Park Hotel Bakery from 20 May 2016
NEA lifts suspension on Goodwood Park Hotel Bakery from 20 May 2016

Singapore, 20 May 2016 – The National Environment Agency (NEA) will be lifting the suspension on G [ ... ]

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RSAF Open House welcomes you on 21, 22 May 2016
RSAF Open House welcomes you on 21, 22 May 2016

  The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) Open House 2016 is returning to Paya Lebar Air  [ ... ]

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NTU opens largest 3D Printing Centre in Singapore
NTU opens largest 3D Printing Centre in Singapore

Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) has launched a new research centre that will develo [ ... ]

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First Case of Zika Virus Infection in Singapore
First Case of Zika Virus Infection in Singapore

Singapore, 13 May 2016 - The Ministry of Health (MOH) and National Environment Agency (NEA) were inf [ ... ]

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2 jailed for arranging sham marriage
2 jailed for arranging sham marriage

A male Singaporean and a female Vietnamese were arrested by officers from the Immigration & Chec [ ... ]

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Singaporeans can apply for multi-year visas to Australia soon under Strategic Partnership CSP
Singaporeans can apply for multi-year visas to Australia soon under Strategic Partnership CSP

Singapore and Australia have concluded a landmark agreement to deepen economic integration; to expan [ ... ]

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Public Perception Survey of Property Agents in Singapore; 2015 Review
Public Perception Survey of Property Agents in Singapore; 2015 Review

Singapore, 4 April 2016 - The Council for Estate Agencies (CEA) today released the findings of its s [ ... ]

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Flash floods may occur in first 2weeks of May 2016
Flash floods may occur in first 2weeks of May 2016

Expect Warm and Wet Conditions in First Fortnight of May 2016

Singapore, 29 April 2016 – For May 20 [ ... ]

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NTU overcoming limits of chemotherapy for cancer drug delivery
NTU overcoming limits of chemotherapy for cancer drug delivery

Using ultrasound, drug particles can be directed to a specific area   Scientists at Nanyang T [ ... ]

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Singapore’s First Integrated Transport Corridor Featuring Dedicated Bus and Cycling Routes
Singapore’s First Integrated Transport Corridor Featuring Dedicated Bus and Cycling Routes

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be calling for tenders for the construction of the 21.5km No [ ... ]

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Private-hire cars used by hailing Apps cover passengers with insurance
Private-hire cars used by hailing Apps cover passengers with insurance

In a recent report on April 16 by a local media outlet, it mentioned that private-hire cars such as  [ ... ]

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Durian Pastries Food Poisoning; Goodwood Park Bakery Suspended by NEA
Durian Pastries Food Poisoning; Goodwood Park Bakery Suspended by NEA

Singapore, April 2016 – The National Environment Agency (NEA), Ministry of Health (MOH), and Agri- [ ... ]

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Back-to-back Sporting Fun at Sports Hub 28Apr-8May 2016
Back-to-back Sporting Fun at Sports Hub 28Apr-8May 2016

From 28 April to 8 May this year, Singaporeans will be in for an exhilarating experience as the athl [ ... ]

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ERP rates increases along AYE, drops at BKE from 2 May 2016
ERP rates increases along AYE, drops at BKE from 2 May 2016

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has completed its quarterly review of traffic conditions on Elect [ ... ]

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More people laid off in 2015 as Singapore economy softens
More people laid off in 2015 as Singapore economy softens

Redundancies mainly due to business restructuring and softer economy; Residents less vulnerable and  [ ... ]

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SMRT & 2getthere B.V. bring Automated Vehicles to Singapore & Asia
SMRT & 2getthere B.V. bring Automated Vehicles to Singapore & Asia

Singapore, 20 April 2016 - SMRT Services Pte. Ltd. (SMRT Services) and 2 Getthere Holding B.V. (2get [ ... ]

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PM Lee Hsien Loong turns Dr Lee in Israel
PM Lee Hsien Loong turns Dr Lee in Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hosted Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who is in Israel  [ ... ]

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ICA Introduces New BioScreen System At Checkpoints from Wed 20 Apr 2016
ICA Introduces New BioScreen System At Checkpoints from Wed 20 Apr 2016

Singapore - To enhance the level of security at our checkpoints, the Immigration & Checkpoints A [ ... ]

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PUB calls for tender to build 4th desalination plant in Marina East; increases Singapore's water supply
PUB calls for tender to build 4th desalination plant in Marina East; increases Singapore's water supply

Slated for completion by 2019, Singapore’s latest desalination plant in Marina East will help stre [ ... ]

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