Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. The secret of Singapore's success in educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Straits Times

    Lee Kuan Yew's achievements have been the subject of much global discussion since his recent death. But one aspect of his success has been little mentioned: the investments that he, and his successors, made in education.

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  2. Building the Singapore cathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Straits Times

    A favourite story used by management consultants to explain how workers can be motivated to perform better is the story of three bricklayers. When the first bricklayer is asked "What are you doing?", he replies, in a somewhat grumpy fashion, "Can't you see what I am doing? I am taking one brick, I put some cement on it, and then I lay another brick on this cement."

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  3. All options needed for managing wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Straits Times

    SUPPORTERS of the culling of stray dogs, wild pigs and monkeys appear to be smaller in number than people who favour a ban on the selective killing of such animals to manage their population. This emerged from a survey commissioned by an animal welfare group here that is opposed to culling.

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  4. Black Ops 3 Trailer: What You Might Have MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | IGN

    Though it's short and shows no gameplay, its hints were obvious and numerous enough to suggest that 2015's Call of Duty is Black Ops III. Activision and Treyarch later confirmed the game, to no surprise.

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  5. This Is Why You Come HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | New York Magazine

    It's commonly understood that the best way to explore a new place is to go straight to the locals. For this, our annual spring-travel guide, we took that wisdom one step further, seeking out not just locals but local experts-those who are especially well versed in their cities' newest and most noteworthy scenes.

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  6. Damned If You Develop, Damned If You Don'tRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Counterpunch

    Mike Whitney reports on the rapid metamorphosis of new Fed Chair Janet Yallin into a lackey for the bankers, bond traders and brokers.

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  7. VolitionRx adds three new laboratory automation systems to expedite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Medical News

    VolitionRx Limited, a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests for a broad range of cancer types and other conditions, today announced that it has procured three additional Tecan EVO200 automated liquid handling systems to expedite analysis of samples for the ongoing large clinical trials evaluating its NuQ cancer detection platform. By increasing capacity to four automated systems, throughput and rate of sample analysis will be greatly increased, enabling faster development of the Company's NuQ tests.

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  8. Suspect arrested in loanshark harassment casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Police say preliminary investigations link the suspect to defacement of homes and walls in places such as Jurong, Woodlands, Bukit Batok, Sengkang and Bedok. SINGAPORE: A 30-year-old man has been arrested for suspected involvement in a series of loansharking harassment cases, the police said on Thursday .

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  9. LuciPHOr2: site localization of generic post-translational...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Bioinformatics

    As an extension of the original LuciPHOr for phosphorylation site localization, the new software provides a site-level localization score for generic PTMs and associated false discovery rate called the false localization rate. We describe several novel features such as operating system independence and reduced computation time through multiple threading.

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  10. From shopping malls to airline hangars: Lend Lease and its Singapore projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Straits Times

    Australian property developer and construction giant Lend Lease made waves this week when it clinched a huge mixed-use government land sales site in Paya Lebar with a bullish $1.67 billion bid, 8.8 per cent above the next highest offer of $1.54 billion Lend Lease said it will hold a 30 per cent stake in a joint venture with a partner - reportedly the sovereign wealth fund Abu Dhabi Investment Authority - to own and develop the the Paya Lebar project. The land parcel, which comprises two plots separated by Sims Avenue, has a potential gross floor area of 1.78 million sq ft.

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  11. Guam Matao draws with SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Pacific Daily News

    Singapore saved its skin in front of a home crowd with a late goal to force a 2-2 draw with the Matao in a FIFA international friendly match Tuesday at Jalan Besar Stadium in Singapore.

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  12. Launch of 'The Best in Science Writing from Asia 2015' bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | EurekAlert!

    Powered by emerging economies and a young, well-trained population, Asia is now not only an exciting place to do science but a fantastic place to write about it as well. As the quality and quantity of Asia's scientific output increases, science writing becomes increasingly important as a means of sharing the knowledge gathered and building a scientifically literate population.

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  13. Asian property transactions to April 2Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | SNL Financial

    April 1 that its approximately S$1.67 billion joint venture tender for a mixed-use site in Paya Lebar Central emerged as the top bid. Lend Lease made the bid in a joint venture with one of its major global investment partners, and will own 30% of the partnership.

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  14. 17 years and 24 strokes for step-father who groomed and sexually exploited 12-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Straits Times

    He would buy the 12-year-old gifts and reward her with "pocket money" each time she performed sexual acts, such as oral sex, on him. He had pleaded guilty to to five charges under the Penal Code.

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  15. Tumbling ringgit raises stakes for budget gamblers in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Straits Times

    The Malaysian ringgit's fall to 17-year lows against the Singapore dollar will limit the Republic's mass-market gaming revenues even after the opening of Genting Singapore's new hotel in Jurong, close to Malaysia's border, analysts said. Singapore's casinos derive roughly half their annual gaming revenues - amounting to about US$6 billion in 2013 - from mass-market visitors, who gamble a few hundred dollars in a sitting rather than thousands of dollars a hand like VIP guests.

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  16. China sells Australia-spec gasoline cargo, eyes growing marketRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Reuters

    ... gasoline last year, up 6 percent from a year earlier, customs data showed, with most cargoes going to Singapore, Indonesia and Vietnam. Chinese export data shows a cargo of 31,488 tonnes was shipped to Australia in February last year, although ...

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  17. New bus depot to be built off Boon Lay Way to support growth of bus fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Straits Times

    A new bus depot will be built off Boon Lay Way to support the continued growth of Singapore's bus fleet. To be completed by the first quarter of 2018, the Ulu Pandan depot can hold about 500 buses and will be equipped with facilities for bus repair and parking, along with offices and rest areas for bus captains.

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  18. Actor Gurmit Singh to try his hand at directing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The TV veteran talks about his plans to direct a film, his current film project and how life has changed since he decided to put the brakes on his acting career last November. SINGAPORE: Actor Gurmit Singh on Wednesday revealed he has "some ideas for movies that he wants to direct and be a part of".

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  19. JAKARTA: Foreign investors eye Indonesia banksRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Asia News Network

    Indonesia's crowded banking market remains attractive in the eyes of foreign financial institutions as some of them have expressed their interest in acquiring local lenders, executives of the country's financial authority have said. The Financial Services Authority's deputy commissioner for banking supervision, Irwan Lubis, said some of the foreign financial institutions had recently met with OJK senior executives to express their interest in acquiring local banks.

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  20. Ulu Pandan bus depot to be completed by Q1 2018: LTARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Land Transport Authority says a tender was called on Thursday, and contractors are invited to submit their proposals to build the depot. SINGAPORE: The Land Transport Authority on Thursday announced that the Ulu Pandan bus depot will be completed by the first quarter of 2018.

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