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As foreigners depart, Singapore sees...

Singapore sees population drop for first...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Singapore's non-resident population has more than doubled over the last 20 years

Singapore, Helsinki, Zurich rank top...

Singapore, Helsinki, Zurich rank top...

World

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The Colombian city of Medellin, once notorious for its drug cartels but now a posterchild for smart planning,...

Why is Singapore's Covid-19 death rate...

Why is Singapore's Covid-19 death rate...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 17 2020

About 95% of Singapore's Covid-19 infections are among migrant workers

Bangladeshi worker rescued from 40m...

Bangladeshi worker rescued from 40m...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 9 2020

The 46-year-old Bangladeshi man injured himself while working on a tower crane and was unable to head...

Singapore detects new Covid-19 clusters...

New virus clusters at Singapore migrant...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 3 2020

Besides swab tests, Singapore has also been conducting serological tests in the dormitories

Singapore battles record dengue outbreak...

Singapore battles record dengue outbreak...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Aug 28 2020

The strategy has been successful in Australia but some experts say it might have its limits in dense...

Bangladeshi held trying to leave Singapore...

Bangladeshi held trying to leave Singapore...

World

Sat, Aug 22 2020

'Our borders are the first line of defence in safeguarding Singapore’s security'

Singapore to allow New Zealand, Brunei...

Singapore to allow New Zealand, Brunei...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 21 2020

The measures would take effect on September 1, with various restrictions

Singapore scientists find coronavirus...

Singapore scientists find coronavirus...

World

Fri, Aug 21 2020

The study showed that Covid-19 patients infected with a new variant of SARS-CoV-2 had better clinical...

Singapore PM's nephew found guilty of...

Singapore PM's nephew found guilty of...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Li Shengwu’s case involved a private Facebook post in 2017 in which he said the Singapore government...

Will Hong Kong become like tightly-ruled...

Will Hong Kong become like tightly-ruled...

East Asia

Thu, Jul 23 2020

'Singapore is a sovereign state and so it behaves consistent with its sovereign interests which are...

162 more Bangladeshis return home from...

162 more Bangladeshis return home from...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 7 2020

'All those who have returned had health certificates saying that they are free of the deadly...

Explainer: Why one party dominates Singapore...

Explainer: Why one party dominates Singapore...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Singapore’s electoral system is broadly based on the Westminster ‘first-past-the-post’...

Explainer: Why are Singapore's first...

Explainer: Why are Singapore's first...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 24 2020

There is a long-standing and bitter dispute between the siblings centred around what to do with their...

Friends and lovers reunite as Singapore...

Friends and lovers reunite as Singapore...

World

Fri, Jun 19 2020

Singapore won plaudits for its early containment efforts but after a surge in imported cases and outbreaks...

Singapore scientists to start human...

Singapore scientists to start human...

World

Tue, Jun 16 2020

'The fact that it replicates and triggers a very balanced immune response, both in terms of the antibody...

‘Nasim may be flown to Singapore’

‘Nasim may be flown to Singapore’

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 10 2020

The Awami League leader’s condition remains unchanged

Singapore approves Remdesivir for emergency...

Singapore approves Remdesivir for emergency...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jun 10 2020

'Although the data on its efficacy and safety is very limited at this point in time, HSA has expedited...

Half of Singapore's new Covid-19 cases...

Half of Singapore's new Covid-19 cases...

World

Mon, Jun 8 2020

Wong did not reveal the number of asymptomatic cases in Singapore, which has recorded 6,294 virus infections...

Facebook slams 'severe' Singapore misinformation...

Facebook slams 'severe' Singapore misinformation...

World

Mon, Jun 1 2020

It was the latest criticism from the tech giant over legislation that empowers ministers to tell internet...

Bangladeshi migrant worker opens up...

Bangladeshi migrant worker opens up...

Coronavirus

Wed, May 27 2020

The story began when his Indian roommate, who is also a worker, tested positive for Covid-19 back on...