Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Specialist centres need constant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Suria

    The newly-upgraded National Heart Centre Singapore or NHCS will serve more patients and deliver high quality care to those with complex cardiac conditions. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong officially opened the 12-storey building today.

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  2. Singapore-Vietnam ties no longer in "technical assistance" mode: ESM GohRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Moving beyond the phase of Singapore mainly helping Vietnam in its development, future key areas of cooperation lie in financial services, aviation and tourism, Mr Goh said. Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong touring a photo exhibition of the exchange between Singapore and Vietnam's leaders at the provincial government office in Ho Chi Minh City. 10 comments

  3. Thai navy helped evacuate Singapore Navy officer cadetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Midshipman Chong Jia Jun had sought medical attention on board the RSS Endeavour as it sailed back from Myanmar, after he felt numbness in the limbs, and had visual problems. SINGAPORE: The Royal Thai Navy helped bring a Singapore Navy officer cadet ashore from the RSS Endeavour, after he was deemed in need of medical attention while sailing back from Myanmar.

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  4. Shell & Hyundai Open S. Korea Base Oil PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Marine News

    A joint venture company formed by Shell and Hyundai Oilbank, has inaugurated a new base oil manufacturing plant in Daesan, South Korea. The plant has the capacity to produce approximately 13,000 barrels per day or 650 kilotonnes of API Group II base oils per year.

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  5. From The Straits Times archives: Revitalising Orchard RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Straits Times

    Bye bye cars. From October onwards, a section of Orchard Road - from Orchard ION to Ngee Ann City - will turn in a pedestrian-only thoroughfare .

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  6. Global viewpoint from SingaporeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Brand Republic

    I am writing this on a plane from Taipei to Singapore. I am not trying to make you jealous; as any frequent business traveller will say, it is not as glamorous as it sounds.

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  7. Ups and downs in Singapore-Hong Kong tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Straits Times

    One spring day in April, 1958, a tanned 35-year-old Singaporean wandered the narrow, steep alleys of Hong Kong, deep in thought. There would have been much to occupy Mr Lee Kuan Yew: it was the year before a political upstart called the People's Action Party won at the polls, setting the stage for its rule over Singapore for at least the next half century.

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  8. HANOI: S'pore label makes its mark in VietnamRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Asia News Network

    A Singapore family business that has been in garment manufacturing for decades opened its first retail outlet in Hanoi yesterday, and emeritus senior minister Goh Chok Tong was there to show his support for clothing label Don Singapore and other local small and medium-sized enterprises that expand overseas. The brainchild of Royce Kwok, 55, and his son Nicholas Kwok, 26, the label started as an online store in 2011.

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  9. Hotel prices may be on the rise, but affordable luxury can be had.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | 4 Hoteliers

    US travelers paid the most for five-star hotels in Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro and Boston in the first half of 2014, while a stay at a five-star property in a major city may cost north of $500 per night, the HPI shows that US travelers can still find luxurious values in destinations around the world. "We've identified some very popular destinations where you can find five-star hotels at a fraction of the cost of other larger cities," said Taylor L. Cole, APR, travel expert for Hotels.com.

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  10. UAE to Recognize Korean Medical LicensesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Chosun Ilbo

    Abu Dhabi in the UAE will recognize Korean medical licenses for doctors and nurses starting late this year. This is the first time Korean medical licenses have been officially recognized overseas with no need for any new exams or interviews.

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  11. Mechanised parking system used only as last resortRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Straits Times

    WE REFER to the letters . To overcome the shortage of parking spaces in some existing carparks, HDB adopts a two-pronged approach to meeting residents' parking needs - managing parking demand and increasing the supply of parking spaces where possible.

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  12. SAMI On Top Line Security ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Marine News

    ... Africa is has been hugely concerning to note the rise in piracy attacks around the Malacca Straits, Singapore, Indonesia and anchorages in the region. As a result of these attacks SAMI recently urged all owners and masters to exercise caution when ...

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  13. NUS best in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Blowin' In The Wind

    The National University of Singapore is No 1 in Asia. Its arts, social sciences, technology and engineering faculties are the best in the region, according to the QS World University Rankings, That's how NUS finished 22nd and NTU 39th in this year's QS World University Rankings.

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  14. Singapore's university launches China Business CenterRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | People's Daily Online

    The National University of Singapore launched a China Business Center on Wednesday to help deepen understanding of the business environment in China. Established by the Business School of the university, the center is aimed to provide policy makers, practitioners and academics with a world-class resource center and research platform for China business and education, the university said.

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  15. New direct flight connects Singapore and MongoliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Singapore Changi Airport on Wednesday welcomed the arrival of MIAT Mongolian Airlines, directly connecting Singapore and Mongolia for the first time. In a media release, Changi Airport Group said that the Mongolian national carrier will operate a twice-weekly service between Ulaanbaatar and Singapore, with a transit in Beijing for other passengers.

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  16. Potential new drug for childhood leukaemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Nearly 40% of children with leukaemia whose disease returns after treatment could benefit from a drug designed to treat colon, skin and lung cancer. Clinical trials are planned after scientists at Newcastle University successfully used selumetinib in mice to treat leukaemia carrying a common set of genetic faults.

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  17. Record heroin haul for CNB; two arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    About 6.5kg of heroin - the single largest haul of heroin this year - as well as other drugs with a street value of about S$506,000 were seized, says the CNB. SINGAPORE: The Central Narcotics Bureau seized 6.5kg of heroin - the single largest haul of heroin this year - on Tuesday in an operation to dismantle a local drug syndicate.

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  18. Behind the success of Singapore universitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Blowin' In The Wind

    Congratulations, Nanyang Technological University. NTU is now No 1 among all the universities in the world that are less than 50 years old, according to the Quacquarelli Symonds World University rankings.

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  19. NUS launches China Business CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Helmed by the National University of Singapore's Business School, the centre will serve as a resource and research platform to deepen the understanding of China's business environment. SINGAPORE: Singapore-China business links have received a boost with a new China Business Centre launched on Wednesday .

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  20. Gene discovered that increases incidence of acute myelogenous leukaemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Medical News Today

    A novel study by the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore at the National University of Singapore found that an increase in a gene known as Leo1 affects other genes that are directly implicated in acute myelogenous leukaemia , increasing the incidence of cancer . Led by Associate Professor Chng Wee Joo, Deputy Director and Senior Principal Investigator at CSI Singapore and Director of the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore, the scientists discovered that inhibition of Leo1 and Leo1 downstream signalling pathways provide an avenue for targeted treatment of AML.

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