Singapore’s first dementia care village to be built near Sembawang Park
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Singapore’s first dementia care village to be built near Sembawang Park

Singapore’s first government-run dementia care village would be piloted near Sembawang Park. The Health Ministry…

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Social service sector gets S$20 million boost to adopt technology, tackle manpower crunch
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Social service sector gets S$20 million boost to adopt technology, tackle manpower crunch

The social service sector got a S$20 million boost to encourage technology adoption and improve…

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Auditor-General flags lapses in  IT controls, contract management in public sector
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Auditor-General flags lapses in IT controls, contract management in public sector

Weaknesses in IT controls and gaps in the management of social grant programmes were among…

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KMT candidate faces party infighting after winning presidential primary
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KMT candidate faces party infighting after winning presidential primary

Kaohsiung City Mayor Han Kuo-yu won the Kuomintang (KMT) presidential primary by a landslide of…

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Philippines, US reaffirm security commitments
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Philippines, US reaffirm security commitments

The US and the Philippines agreed to boost their strategic partnership. Ambassadors of the two…

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Huawei to invest US$3.1 billion in Italy
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Huawei to invest US$3.1 billion in Italy

Huawei announced it will invest US$3.1 billion in Italy over three years as it looked…

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China increases spending to 10.7% to boost slowing economy
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China increases spending to 10.7% to boost slowing economy

The Chinese government took steps to boost its slowing economy. It increased spending by 10.7…

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4 dead after four-storey building collapses in Mumbai
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4 dead after four-storey building collapses in Mumbai

A four-storey building collapsed in the Indian city of Mumbai, killing four people and injuring…

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Monsoon floods kill over 100 in India, Nepal
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Monsoon floods kill over 100 in India, Nepal

Torrential rains and floods left a trail of destruction in South Asia. More than 100…

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Japan trade minister blasts South Korea for ‘mistaken’ explanation after meeting
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Japan trade minister blasts South Korea for ‘mistaken’ explanation after meeting

Japan warned that the latest comments from South Korea were damaging bilateral ties and eroding…

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