Tag: Singapore

Khaw Boon Wan, longtime Mr. Fix-It for Singore’s Prime Minister, will lead new SPH Media Holdings

Khaw Boon Wan, longtime Mr. Fix-It for Singore’s Prime Minister, will lead new SPH Media Holdings

The Singapore government said Monday that Khaw Boon Wan, a loyal retired government official and a celebrated "Mr Fix-It" for Prime Minister Lee Hs ...
Singore is imposing a 21-day quarantine on most travelers and closing gyms to cope with the flare-up in Covid-19 cases

Singore is imposing a 21-day quarantine on most travelers and closing gyms to cope with the flare-up in Covid-19 cases

Singore will put a 21-day quarantine on most inbound travelers and put in place stricter social distancing controls, including gym closures and fit ...
Coronavirus: The Singore Hospital closes the ward because the nurse, doctor and 3 patients test positive

Coronavirus: The Singore Hospital closes the ward because the nurse, doctor and 3 patients test positive

A fully vaccinated nurse was one of three cases of Covid-19 in the community reported in Singore on Wednesday. After their case was uncovered, Tan ...
The oxygen in the missing Indonesian submarine was believed to have run out and was doomed to failure on board

The oxygen in the missing Indonesian submarine was believed to have run out and was doomed to failure on board

Hopes of rescuing dozens aboard a missing Indonesian submarine faded on Saturday when it was believed that oxygen reserves were depleted. The US a ...
Tech titans Grab, Traveloka and PropertyGuru watch US listings through SPAC merger – but what about Asia’s stock exchanges?

Tech titans Grab, Traveloka and PropertyGuru watch US listings through SPAC merger – but what about Asia’s stock exchanges?

When the Super p Grab, headquartered in Singore, announced on Tuesday that it would go public in the United States through a merger with a Special ...
The case of the Singore coronavirus shows that vaccination does not rule out infection.  What does that mean?

The case of the Singore coronavirus shows that vaccination does not rule out infection. What does that mean?

Confirmation from a migrant worker in Singore who contracted Covid-19 despite being fully vaccinated may have raised the alarm, but infectious dise ...
Amid the success of Covid-19 in Israel, the offer of “fruitful relationships” with Muslim nations will continue, the envoy says

Amid the success of Covid-19 in Israel, the offer of “fruitful relationships” with Muslim nations will continue, the envoy says

With more than half of its 9.25 million population fully vaccinated against Covid-19, Israel is at the forefront of the global vaccination campaign ...
The Indonesian housekeeper was detained for nine months for kicking Singore Baby on his knee

The Indonesian housekeeper was detained for nine months for kicking Singore Baby on his knee

Stressed by family affairs at home, Suliana Kasim Dok stepped on her Singore employer's one and a half-year-old son and pushed him to the floor aft ...