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3 hrs ago | Reuters

Malaysia tries to parlay appeal to Muslim visitors into medical tourism push

Now the Southeast Asian country, where Muslims make up about 60 percent of the population, wants to parlay its visitor dividend into a bid to overtake its neighbours for the world's medical tourism crown.


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9 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

4x4 World Explorer's Trans-Asia Expedition Kicks Off In Singapore

By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah SINGAPORE, July 29 -- The 4x4 World Explorer's Trans-Asia V expedition kicked off in Singapore Tuesday, aimed at promoting Malaysia and fostering a gesture of goodwill and friendship.


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14 hrs ago |

Flipkart raises Rs 6,000 crores in the latest round of investment

Reports about Flipkart raising $1 billion or Rs 6,000 crores in funding surfaced online last week.


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17 hrs ago | Asia News Network

SINGAPORE: Singapore's Changi airport to offer airlines perks to boost transfer traffic

For the first time, airlines will be rewarded for bringing stop-over passengers to Changi Airport.


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Asia News Network

BEIJING: Singapore, China looking at possible third joint project

Singapore and China are exploring the possibility of a third government-to-government project after the Suzhou Industrial Park and the Tianjin Eco-city.


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Qatar: Instructor in English

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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.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

China's navy shows off massage techniques in soft-power display

On a Chinese hospital ship off Hawaii, crew members demonstrate traditional massage techniques to U.S. sailors.


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South China Morning Post

Bridging the clean air gap

The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, now under construction, might be one reason Hong Kong's air pollution has become worse.


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The Nation

Dusit sees global room for growth

The international appeal of the Thai hospitality brand is opening opportunities for domestic chains to duplicate their success worldwide as space shrinks at home Thailand is well placed to evolve into Asia's hospitality centre, thanks to the rapid overseas expansion of its hotel chains over the past 20 years and a major shift in international ... (more)


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Heritage trail explores history of Queenstown

My Queenstown Heritage Trail will also chart the evolution of public housing in Singapore through personal stories of older residents and visits to iconic landmarks.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014


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.


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Marine News

ISS's Innovative Series of New Travel Apps for Cruise Industry

Inchcape Shipping Services the world's leading maritime services provider, has launched an innovative series of travel apps for the cruise industry in Greece, covering the major ports and islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Kefalonia, Corfu and Syros.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Cable compendium: a guide to the week's submarine and terrestrial developments

The subsea system, named India Cloud Xchange , will allow the company to bypass existing terrestrial routes between Mumbai and Chennai - a route which is prone to outages - by circumventing the country's coastline to link India's west coast directly to Singapore.


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4 Hoteliers

A solid year of international arrivals for New Zealand.

Arrivals to the year-end June have shown stellar performance from key international visitor markets says Tourism New Zealand - with total annual arrival growth of 5.7 per cent equating to 150,000 extra visitors.


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Malaysian National News Agency

PM Of Solomon Islands Inaugurates Embassy In Cuba

Visiting prime minister of the Solomon Islands Gordon Darcy Lilo on Thursday inaugurated his country's embassy in Havana, Cuba's official daily Granma reported.


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The Philipine Reporter

Amazon bestseller book by Fil-Canadian American to be launched in Vancouver

The #1 book on Amazon's Parenting and Adult-Child Relationships category was written by a Filipina-Canadian-American who enjoys juggling her thriving career and growing family, fundraising for Filipino community events and promoting work-family balance for women.


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Malaysian National News Agency

Thai Police Beef Up Security At Israeli Embassy In Bangkok

Hundreds of police officers have been deployed around the Israeli embassy in Bangkok's Asoke area to beef up security as Muslims celebrate International Al-Quds Day on the last Friday of Ramadan.


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The Straits Times

Levy on Singapore-registered cars entering Johor to be capped at "not more than RM50", says minister

A Malaysian minister has said the government will cap the levy for Singapore-registered vehicles entering Johor at not more than RM50 , a newspaper reported on Friday, just days after he reportedly said the fee would be at least this amount.


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Vietnam Considers Extending Visa-Free Facility For Russians

The Culture, Sports and Tourism Ministry has proposed extending visa-free facility to Russian tourists from 15 to 30 days to boost tourist arrivals to the country, Vietnam News Agency reported.


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