Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Singapore, Indonesia News

Local news for Singapore, Indonesia continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

6 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Yishun's Bottle Tree Park set to close in August

Bottle Tree Park in Yishun is set to close next month and most businesses there say they will be closing shop too as they were not able to come to an agreement on rent with the new operator.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Singapore, Malaysia Travel, World News, Indonesia, Malaysia Travel

12 hrs ago | MYREPUBLICA.com

UMl Chairman Oli returning home tomorrow

UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli will return home tomorrow. He is in Singapore for a medical treatment since last week.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Asia News Network

SINGAPORE: Some security staff unsure of Singapore's Personal Data Protection Act

Singapore's Personal Data Protection Act may have kicked in earlier this month, but not all security guards and building front-line staff are prepared for the new law, which mandates they must answer questions by visitors on how data is used and stored.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Asia News Network

SINGAPORE: ICU patients recover faster with early rehab, says study

You would think that the last thing patients in intensive care need is exercise.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Medicine, Nursing

Channelnewsasia.com

Sylvia Lim, Low Thia Khiang re-elected as WP's chairman, chief

The Workers' Party held its Conference of Organisers on Sunday at its headquarters, where 12 members were elected to the Central Executive Council .

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Channelnewsasia.com

'Improvements' to illegal parking situation at Tiong Bahru: Indranee

There "has been some improvements" to the illegal parking situation in Tiong Bahru estate, said MP for Tanjong Pagar GRC Indranee Rajah on Sunday .

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Channelnewsasia.com

Star-studded ComChest Care & Share Charity Show 2014 raises over S$6m

The ComChest Care & Share Charity Show 2014 raised over S$6 million for beneficiaries under the care of the Community Chest on Sunday .

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

The Straits Times

Workers' Party (WP) holds elections for those who will take it into the next general election

The Workers' Party on Sunday, July 27 held elections for its top decision-making body that will take the party into the next general election.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Malaysian National News Agency

Singaporean Among Two Men Charged With Murder Of Plastics Factory Owner

JOHOR BAHARU, July 27 -- Two men were charged in the Magistrate's Court today with the murder of the owner of a plastics factory in Jalan Skudai-Danga Bay near here on July 4. Izwanuddin Kassim, 34, and Singapore national Noriskandar Zainal Yahya, 37, who were unrepresented, nodded to indicate they understood the charge of the murder of Yong Boon ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, Malaysia

The Star Online

Anti-drug officers seize 3kg heroin in raid

They included a 41-year-old Singaporean man who is purportedly the chief of a drug syndicate "actively" distributing heroin obtained from a neighbouring country, the Central Narcotics Bureau said in a statement on Friday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, Indonesia, World News,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Newindpress

Flip Side City

The rides and beaches of Sentosa, the colours of Jurong bird park, the night safari, Singapore flyer, and of course the water-spouting Merlion.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Singapore Travel, Asia Travel, Singapore, Malaysia Travel, World News, Indonesia, Malaysia Travel, Life, Fruits, Food

The Star Online

NUS lowers grade to let more students qualify for honours

MORE than eight in 10 students on the four-year direct honours degree courses at public universities here graduate with honours or the equivalent.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News, Stanford University

Channelnewsasia.com

RSAF celebrates 45 years with roving exhibition in HDB heartlands

Singaporeans got to try their hand at piloting an F-16 during a dogfight and learn about the various operations and roles of the RSAF.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Singapore, World News, Indonesia, US Military, US Air Force

Channelnewsasia.com

To give or not to give way to emergency vehicles

The number of drivers summoned for failing to give way to ambulances and fire trucks has dropped.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Business Times

Office rents up 5.2% so far;...

WHILE retail rentals have proved fairly flat so far this year, office rentals have been on a roll.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Bedok residents to get healthcare and sports facilities under one roof

Residents in Bedok can look forward to an integrated complex which will have healthcare services, sports facilities as well as a public library under one roof.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Channelnewsasia.com

LTA starts 3-month pilot programme for busking at MRT stations

Look out for music from buskers at these five MRT stations: Eunos, Bukit Batok, Jurong East, Raffles Place and City Hall.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Channelnewsasia.com

Last 3 Thomson Line contracts awarded, says LTA

Contracts for the construction of Orchard, Marina South and Gardens by the Bay stations and tunnels were awarded at a total value of S$1.32 billion, the Land Transport Authority announced on Friday .

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Channelnewsasia.com

Haze could return to Singapore in the later part of the year, say experts

Experts say hotspots in Sumatra are spreading and this could cause the haze to return to Singapore in September and October.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

RedOrbit

weight loss programs

Obesity is a problem in America and around the world. Obesity-caused illness have plagued healthcare systems worldwide.

Comment?

Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, World News, Indonesia, Life, Food, Dieting

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••