President Halimah Yacob hosts appreciation reception for partners of Istana 150
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President Halimah Yacob hosts appreciation reception for partners of Istana 150

On Jan 16, President Halimah Yacob hosted a reception for those who participated in last…

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Former Chief of Malaysian Armed Forces awarded Distinguished Service Order
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Former Chief of Malaysian Armed Forces awarded Distinguished Service Order

A former Chief of the Malaysian Armed Forces was conferred Singapore’s highest military award by…

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SAF parachute training incident: Injured NSF flown back to Singapore
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SAF parachute training incident: Injured NSF flown back to Singapore

The Singapore Armed Forces full-time national serviceman who was injured in a parachute incident in…

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France honours two Singaporeans with the Order of Arts and Letters
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France honours two Singaporeans with the Order of Arts and Letters

France has conferred the Order of Arts and Letters to two Singaporeans. Mrs Rosa Daniel,…

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Only fair to pass the baton to someone with new ideas: Outgoing Mufti Fatris Bakaram
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Only fair to pass the baton to someone with new ideas: Outgoing Mufti Fatris Bakaram

Dr Fatris Bakaram, outgoing Mufti at the Islamic Religious Council of Singapore, said that it…

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Japan’s Rakuten, Seiyu to open new logistics site as online supermarket sales jump
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Japan’s Rakuten, Seiyu to open new logistics site as online supermarket sales jump

In Japan, online retail giant Rakuten and Walmart’s Seiyu are set to open a new…

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Singapore ‘fake news’ law: High Court rejects SDP’s application to have case heard in open court
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Singapore ‘fake news’ law: High Court rejects SDP’s application to have case heard in open court

The first challenge against a correction direction under Singapore’s “fake news” law went before the…

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2019 was Singapore’s joint hottest year, with annual mean temperature of 28.4°C
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2019 was Singapore’s joint hottest year, with annual mean temperature of 28.4°C

2019 now shares the title of hottest year recorded in Singapore. According to data by…

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RCEP trade pact, South China Sea code of conduct high on agenda of ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat
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RCEP trade pact, South China Sea code of conduct high on agenda of ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat

The ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat kicks off on Jan 17. It is the first in…

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No cause for concern about Wuhan virus in Singapore for now: Infectious diseases physician
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No cause for concern about Wuhan virus in Singapore for now: Infectious diseases physician

Japan has confirmed its first case of the new China coronavirus. This is the second…

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