Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. No confirmation from Malaysia on land reclamation: Grace FuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singapore has yet to receive official confirmation from Malaysia on two land reclamation projects in the Straits of Johor and a finalised Environmental Impact Assessment report has also not been received, says Second Minister for Foreign Affairs Grace Fu. SINGAPORE: The Republic has yet to receive official confirmation from Malaysia on two land reclamation projects in the Straits of Johor, said Second Minister for Foreign Affairs Grace Fu in Parliament on Monday .

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  2. Stricter laws on public alcohol consumption proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    TODAY reports: Under the proposed law, Little India and Geylang will be designated Liquor Control Zones and come under stricter restrictions on alcohol consumption and retail hours of take-away alcohol. SINGAPORE: The public will not be able to purchase alcohol for take-away or consume alcohol in public places from 10.30pm to 7am daily when liquor control laws proposed in Parliament on Monday kick in.

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  3. Parliament: Singapore has not received Malaysia's official reply on reclamation, says Grace FuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Straits Times

    Singapore has not yet received Malaysia's official response and environmental impact assessment reports on the two land reclamation projects in the Straits of Johor, said Second Minister for Foreign Affairs Grace Fu on Monday. "Singapore has yet to receive the Malaysian government's official response on this issue, including the finalised EIA reports.

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  4. Axiata, Adknowledge Form Venture to Tap Asia's Lucrative Digital...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | AndhraNews

    ... into a contextual service rather than a business proposition. The immediate target markets are Singapore, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia and India with plans to create a business presence in several other Asia Pacific countries over the next 18 ...

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  5. Singaporean movie star Aaron Aziz gets his first shot at directing himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Star Online

    Good cops, bad job: Aaron and Nabil are two policemen who botch a major undercover op in 'Romeo Kota: Fail Kriptik' and are re-assigned to a mysterious new division. A buddy cop movie? Aaron Aziz's directorial debut isn't what he had in mind, but he'll take it. 9 comments

  6. Indonesia: No Evidence of Terrorism in AirAsia CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Voice of America

    Part of the fuselage of crashed AirAsia Flight QZ8501 is seen inside a storage facility at Kumai port in Pangkalan Bun, Jan. 19, 2015. Indonesian investigators said on Monday they had found no evidence so far that terrorism played a part in the crash of an AirAsia passenger jet last month that killed all 162 people on board.

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  7. JINGJIANG: 4 S'poreans missing in tugboat sinking in China's Yangtze River confirmed deadRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Asia News Network

    Hope gave way to grief as four Singaporeans aboard a tugboat that sank in China's Yangtze River were confirmed among the 22 found dead yesterday. With all on board the vessel accounted for, the focus is also shifting to what caused the tragedy.

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  8. Singaporeans must stay vigilant against threat of terrorism: MahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A screengrab from footage taken on Jan 7 shows hooded gunmen in an attack on the office of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo. SINGAPORE: The threat of terrorism is very real and, while the Government has stepped up security patrols and other measures in the wake of the attack at French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's offices in Paris that killed 12 people, no one can rule out a similar incident in Singapore, said Tampines MP Mah Bow Tan.

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  9. Foreign worker curbs 'to reduce income disparity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    TODAY reports: With fewer work-pass holders, blue-collar jobs are likely to be better paid in future, says Minister in the Prime Minister's Office Grace Fu. SINGAPORE: The income disparity between blue-collar jobs and higher-paying ones will decrease in future with the tightening of Singapore's foreign-worker policies, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Office Grace Fu on Sunday in a community dialogue.

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  10. NParks eyes first-aid facility on Pulau UbinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    TODAY reports: With growing interest in cycling on the island, there could be a higher number of injured tourists and a first-aid facility would ensure they get help more promptly. SINGAPORE: The National Parks Board is exploring the possibility of setting up a first-aid facility on Pulau Ubin, as interest in cycling on the island grows.

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  11. Axiata, Adknowledge Form Venture to Tap Asia's Lucrative Digital ...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Sys-Con Media

    ... into a contextual service rather than a business proposition. The immediate target markets are Singapore, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia and India with plans to create a business presence in several other Asia Pacific countries over the next 18 ...

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  12. Raffles Job Helps Make Goh Singapore's Richest: Southeast AsiaRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Bloomberg

    The Raffles Hotel in Singapore styles itself as the city's most graceful landmark, a 115-year-old colonial edifice that draws thousands of guests and visitors each year. Since being repainted in 2014, its bright white facade has become even more of a beacon.

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  13. Holland Village mall lower rents, shorten leases and refurbishes to inject fresh verveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Straits Times

    In its heyday, Holland Road Shopping Centre attracted expatriates, Singaporeans and tourists alike - all on the lookout for furniture, art and antiques, as well as festive decorations. -- PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES In recent years, traffic at the mall has been dwindling, even after the opening of the Holland Village MRT station on the Circle Line in 2011.

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  14. Good Luck Gestures Bring Peace of MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Scientific American

    Even people who claim not to be superstitious engage in rituals intended to reverse a jinx after "tempting fate." Knocking on wood, spitting and throwing salt share a common thread: they involve avoidant actions that are directed away from the self.

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  15. S'poreans of all races join in to create pongal rice dish, contributing to multi-racial societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Straits Times

    Bukit Panjang residents cooked up a storm yesterday to set a new national record for the biggest number of people cooking pongal rice together. Two hundred locals and new immigrants pitched in to make pots of the sweetened rice dish at the eighth annual Pongal Festival, held this year at an open field in Pending Road.

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  16. Gearing up for Asean integrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Sun-Star

    ... 99.65 percent of goods in the Asean to traded without any tariffs in Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, and Brunei Darussalam. On the other hand, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos, and Vietnam are offering zero to five percent duties on ...

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  17. 'Special ingredients' make a harmonious multi-racial Singapore: DPM TharmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Peace, understanding as well as genuine interest in each other's values and traditions are the special ingredients that make Singapore a harmonious multi-racial society, says Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam. SINGAPORE: Peace, understanding and genuine interest in each other's values and traditions - these are the special ingredients that make Singapore a harmonious multi-racial society.

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  18. Government putting interests of Singaporeans first: Grace FuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    While Singapore cannot close its doors to foreigners, the Government is putting the interests of its citizens first, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Office Grace Fu on Sunday during a ministerial visit to Tampines. Minister for Prime Minister's Office Grace Fu launched the programme during her ministerial community visit to the Tampines East Division.

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  19. Genetic data confirm the species status of Sepsis nigripes Meigen...Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | CSIRO Publishing

    Genetic data confirm the species status of Sepsis nigripes Meigen and adds one species to the Alpine fauna while questioning the synonymy of Sepsis helvetica Munari Patrick T. Rohner A E , Yuchen Ang B , Zhao Lei B , Nalini Puniamoorthy C , Wolf U. Blanckenhorn A and Rudolf Meier B D A Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland. B Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, 14 Science Dr 4, Singapore 117543, Singapore.

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  20. Relief at dad's safe flight turns to grief over drowning in tugboat accident in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Straits Times

    Search and rescue team operate on an overturned tugboat in the Yangtze River, Jingjiang city, Jiangsu province, China, on Jan 17 2015. Before Mr Baginda Ali Zainul Abiddin flew to China for work, his family was worried about his flight there, given recent air tragedies.

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