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Bangladeshi praised for rescuing boy...

BD man praised for saving S'porean...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 6 2021

His courage made headlines in the newspapers and a video went viral on social media

Singapore begins rollout of Pfizer's...

Singapore begins rollout of Pfizer's...

South-East Asia

Wed, Dec 30 2020

The country has one of the world's lowest Covid-19 fatality rates, only 29 people have died of the...

Singapore gets Asia's first Pfizer-BioNTech...

Singapore gets Asia's first vaccine...

South-East Asia

Tue, Dec 22 2020

Singapore plans to innoculate its 5.7 million people by the third quarter of 2021

Singapore study sheds light on pregnant...

Singapore study sheds light on pregnant...

South-East Asia

Fri, Dec 18 2020

'This demonstrates that the incidence and severity of Covid-19 among pregnant women parallels general...

Singapore's hawker culture given Unesco...

Singapore's hawker culture given Unesco...

World

Thu, Dec 17 2020

Celebrity chefs including Anthony Bourdain and Gordon Ramsay have effused over favourite hawker centre...

Bangladeshi expat sentenced to death...

Bangladeshi to die for murder in...

South-East Asia

Mon, Dec 14 2020

Ahmed Salim, 31, worked as a painter in Singapore

Singapore approves Pfizer Covid-19...

Singapore approves Pfizer Covid-19...

South-East Asia

Mon, Dec 14 2020

First country in Asia to approve Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

UK signs Singapore trade deal as EU...

UK signs Singapore trade deal as EU...

Europe

Thu, Dec 10 2020

The deal removes tariffs, and gives both countries access to each others' markets in services

Cabin fever: Singapore cruise passengers...

Cabin fever: Singapore cruise passengers...

South-East Asia

Wed, Dec 9 2020

The patient, wearing a protective suit, was escorted down the ship's gangway to a waiting...

Singapore’s century-old biryani

A century-old biryani war

South Asia

Fri, Dec 4 2020

Two restaurants still not on speaking terms, one owner has served jail time for masterminding attack...

Singapore becomes first country to approve...

Singapore becomes first country to approve...

World

Wed, Dec 2 2020

But so-called clean or cultured meat, which is grown from animal muscle cells in a lab, is still at a...

Report: Singaporean gives birth to baby...

Baby born with Covid-19 antibodies in...

South-East Asia

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The WHO says it is not yet known whether a pregnant woman with Covid-19 can pass the virus to her...

Bangladesh investigators to seek info...

Investigators seeking info on migrant...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Faysal confessed to the authorities that he bought foldable knives to carry out attacks on Hindu police...

Bangladeshi migrant worker held in Singapore...

Bangladeshi held over terror-links in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Faysal had intended to take knives back to Bangladesh to carry out attacks against Hindu police officers,...

Singapore deports Bangladeshis over...

Singapore deports Bangladeshis over...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Most of the individuals were construction workers

Now PriyoShop catches the eye of foreign...

PriyoShop catches the eye of foreign...

Business

Tue, Nov 3 2020

The e-commerce platform bags seed funding from Singapore

Singapore seeks to renew confidence...

Singapore seeks to renew confidence...

Business

Mon, Nov 2 2020

Several financial scandals in the industry, including allegations of fraud and suspect deals, have surfaced...

Covid-19: Bangladeshi migrant workers...

Covid-19: Bangladeshi migrant workers...

World

Mon, Oct 26 2020

These workers helped their communities tackle the Covid-19 pandemic through various means, from raising...

Singapore halts flu vaccines after 48...

Singapore halts flu vaccines after 48...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Oct 26 2020

No deaths associated with influenza vaccination have been reported in Singapore to date

Singapore's world-first face scan plan...

Singapore's world-first face scan plan...

Southeast Asia

Sun, Oct 18 2020

This biometric check will do away with the need to remember a password or security dongle when performing...

Singapore PM in court for defamation...

Singapore PM in court for defamation...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Singapore maintains tight controls over local media and enacted a fake news law last year that critics...