Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Singapore's founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew 'stable' at intensive care unit, doctors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | South China Morning Post

    Singapore's former prime Minister and elder statesman Lee Kuan Yew in this file picture from March 2013. Photo: AFP Singapore's founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, 91, is on "mechanical ventilation" in a hospital intensive care unit but his condition is stable, the government said on Saturday.

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  2. Former Singapore PM Lee Kuan Yew in hospital for severe pneumonia, now stableRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Straits Times

    Former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew is in intensive care for severe pneumonia, and has been warded for the past two weeks. Mr Lee, 91, was admitted to Singapore General Hospital on Feb 5, the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement.

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  3. Lee Kuan Yew in hospital for severe pneumonia, condition 'stabilised'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The former Singapore prime minister has been in hospital for 17 days, but his condition has "stabilised" in Singapore General Hospital's Intensive Care Unit , says the Prime Minister's Office. SINGAPORE: Former prime minister of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew, has been hospitalised for severe pneumonia, but his condition has since stabilised, announced the Prime Minister's Office on Saturday .

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  4. 'Cobra Gold 2015' joint military exercise endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Pattaya Mail

    ... end of the current exercise. About 10,600 soldiers from seven countries including the United States, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and Thailand took part in the exercise, which has run for 34 years. Gen Worapong told journalists ...

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  5. Clan associations taking on more roles beyond preserving culture, language: Ng Eng HenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Minister for Defence Ng Eng Hen has thanked the Singapore Federation of Chinese Clan Associations for its contributions to society at the Spring Reception 2015. SINGAPORE: Clan associations have done more than just preserving Chinese language and culture in Singapore.

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  6. Zimbabwe: President Sneaks Out for Medical ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | AllAfrica.com

    PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, who underwent a prostate cancer operation in Singapore in December last year, secretly went for a review in the Far East country last week under the guise of collecting his wife Grace, who was recovering from an operation to remove her appendix. he hordes of Zanu PF supporters who gathered at the Harare International Airport to welcome back Grace on Sunday were shocked to see her accompanied by the veteran leader.

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  7. Digging up Singapore's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Straits Times

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies archaeology unit research officer Aaron Kao keeping a record as volunteer Natalie Khoo checks for relics at the excavation site in front of Victoria Theatre and Victoria Concert Hall on Feb 13. The excavation at Empress Place continues to provide further testimony to Singapore's deep roots as a regional port. -- ST PHOTO: MARK CHEONG The archaeological excavation at Empress Place, which Minister Lawrence Wong visited last week, is the latest in a series of excavations started 30 years ago.

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  8. The sale of Pakuranga Plaza for $96 million did not require OIO approvalRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | NBR Newsroom

    Although our commercial and industrial property market is too small to attract the interest of giant global real estate investment trusts , our manageable size is regarded as an advantage by other offshore investors, and particularly those based in Southeast Asia, says Bayleys Real Estate's international commercial and industrial director Chris Bayley. "Our property market isn't so large or complicated that it scares foreign investors off," he says.

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  9. Rand Paul: Presidential announcement likely in March, AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Yahoo!

    Rand Paul says running for president isn't one of his favorite things. Paul hasn't announced his 2016 candidacy for the White House, but he already knows that the trail wouldn't be "a lot of fun."

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  10. Rebels pledge prisoner exchange as Ukraine ceasefire teetersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Yahoo!

    Fighting persisted in east Ukraine on Friday despite new European efforts to ensure a ceasefire takes hold. The Ukrainian military said pro-Russian separatists had attacked positions held by government troops 49 times in the past 24 hours, using rockets, artillery and armored vehicles, The number of attacks show the terrorists do not want to completely silence their guns, Ukrainian military spokesman Anatoly Stelmach said.

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  11. Marketing New Zealand properties to Asia and AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    'Indonesian and mainland China investors purchased three of the four buildings in the Spark head office complex in central Auckland'. Expecting strong offshore interest in New Zealand's commercial and industrial property to continue this year, Bayleys will be resuming regular visits to major cities throughout South East Asia and to Australia as well as pursuing a number of overseas marketing initiatives.

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  12. Raise qualifying income ceiling for homebuyers: Lee Bee WahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The last time HDB raised the qualifying income ceiling for homebuyers was in 2011. Then, the monthly income ceiling for those buying a BTO flat was raised from S$8,000 to S$10,000, while the limit for those buying ECs went up from S$10,000 to S$12,000.

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  13. Rugby Sevens team gunning for gold at the SEA GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    After an eight-year absence, rugby will return to the South East Asian Games in June. Singapore is hosting the games and after a remarkable year for local rugby, the men's rugby sevens team is gunning for gold.

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  14. Happy 5th Anniversary to Singapore Casinos, Lion City Letting GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Forbes.com

    As editor at large for Inside Asian Gaming following nearly a decade as a special correspondent for Macau Business magazine, I cover the casino business in Macau and throughout Asia. I'm also a columnist for Asia Times and The Guardian .

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  15. Fresh ingredients needed to fix Singapore's eatery troublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Straits Times

    Step into the kitchen of most Cantonese restaurants here, and there's a sight past its use-by date. Preparing your meal are a head chef, a second chef, a head chopper, a second chopper, a steamer, a second steamer, one to stir fry, one to deep fry and a general kitchen hand.

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  16. Gene may help reduce GM contaminationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Science Daily

    Genetically modified crops have long drawn fire from opponents worried about potential contamination of conventional crops and other plants. Now a plant gene might help farmers reduce the risk of GM contamination and quell arguments against the use of transgenic food crops, says the lead author of a new research paper.

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  17. The airport flyers like best? Seoul's Incheon airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Canada Online Explorer

    Seoul's Incheon International Airport has been named the best airport in the world when it comes to customer service. In a poll that surveyed 550,000 travelers at more than 300 airports around the world, South Korea's biggest hub scored the highest marks for passenger satisfaction.

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  18. Hospitals do their part to spread festive cheer to patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singapore General Hospital prepares gift bags and hampers for its patients while KK Women's and Children's Hospital offers a special Chinese New Year menu. SINGAPORE: While Chinese New Year celebrations get underway, not everyone will be able to join their families in the festivities, as they are in hospital.

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  19. Extremely repellent surfaces: How tiny pillars affect condensation of vapor onto a surfaceRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Science Daily

    A computational technique to analyze how water vapor condenses on a surface patterned with an array of tiny pillars has just been developed. Calculations carried out using this technique reveal that water droplets preferentially form either on top of the pillars or in the gaps between them, depending on factors such as the height and spacing of the pillars.

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  20. Tokens of appreciation for public transport staff on CNYRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Deputy Secretary-General of NTUC Chan Chun Sing and Senior Minister of State for Transport Josephine Teo present red packets and oranges to around 300 bus captains and ground staff at Hougang Depot, and more goodies to 100 transport workers at Sengkang and Tanah Merah. SINGAPORE: While many people are out celebrating Chinese New Year on Thursday , there are people who have to work so that others can go about their visiting.

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