Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:00:38 GMTThe University of Texas student won the 100-yard butterfly at the 2017 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championships in Austin, Texas with a time of 44.06s
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:51:43 GMTWith the opening of the northern portion, the park’s mountain biking trail has been extended from 1.6km to 8.2km, while the hiking trail has been extended from 2.1km to 5.6km.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:03:08 GMTShares in Noble Group tumbled 17 percent on Friday, hit by a critical report from Iceberg Research that reiterated its concerns about the commodity firm's accounting practices.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTEconomics professor Ng Yew-Kwang also thinks that imposing a significant increase at once, instead of in phases, would be more effective in changing habits.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:25:59 GMT“Singapore fervently hopes for peace between Israel and the Palestinians, which will contribute to a stabler Middle East and indeed a safer world,” wrote Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:38:38 GMTLTA says that out of the 8,336 motorcycles that were registered in 2016, 63 per cent of them would have come under Tier 0 and not drawn any additional ARF under the new system.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:11:59 GMTNEA noted that people who were nearby at the time of the fire had noticed a chemical odour coming from the plant.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:55:11 GMTAbout six months before she was due to take her A-Level exams, Wee Han Jing’s father was diagnosed with lung cancer. A month and a half later, she found out she had an autoimmune disease.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:59:43 GMTIn our regular light-hearted look at what has been making the headlines, Ramesh William recalls some other rare sightings apart from the "fire rainbow" that set tongues wagging this week.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:42:28 GMTNallusamy Narayanan made the workers live in squalid conditions and forced at least two of them to accept less than half the salary they were promised.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:36:15 GMT“I shudder to even think about what I may be doing now without that experience.” Overseas internships have been “life-changing” moments for two millennials who tell Channel NewsAsia that the benefits include soaking up different cultures and seeing Steve Jobs.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:48:01 GMTThe man jumped over the railing of the fourth-level linkbridge, the mall management says.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:53:18 GMTAbout 4,400 people had submitted false claims, effectively encashing their SkillsFuture credit without attending any courses, SkillsFuture Singapore says.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:40:44 GMTThe Singapore dollar was last seen around 3.1643 against the Malaysian ringgit, slightly pulling back from an intra-day high of 3.1687 earlier in the day. Against the US dollar, the local currency rose to a three-month peak at one point on Friday (Feb 24).
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:28:42 GMTThis is the first bidding exercise since a new tiered tax system for motorcycles was announced during Monday's Budget statement, which makes it more expensive to purchase high-end motorbikes.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:30:00 GMTCandidates who sat for the GCE A-Level exams will have been issued their result slips by their schools from 2.30pm on Friday (Feb 24).
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:37:07 GMTThe Singapore Civil Defence Force says it was alerted to the fire at about 1pm, which involved contents in a unit on the 15th floor.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:44:12 GMTThe total duty and Goods and Services Tax evaded amounted to about S$1.1 million and S$83,340 respectively, ICA and Singapore Customs say.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:43:35 GMTSome drivers prefer the protection offered by full-time employment even though it may restrict flexibility at work, says the NTA.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:05:47 GMTThe growth was boosted by the precision engineering cluster, which grew 24 per cent year-on-year last month, EDB says.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:12:01 GMTSchooling bettered the previous meet record of 18.84s, set in 2009 by US national team swimmer Jimmy Feigen.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:58:38 GMTThe Ismail family’s compassion changed the children’s lives and even that of a neighbour. Their story is featured on On The Red Dot.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:49:20 GMTMore than 100 enforcement operations were conducted in the first two weeks of February, LTA says.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:28:53 GMTThe same video has previously been uploaded on social media and described as a chemical plant explosion in Zhejiang, China, as well as a nuclear plant blast in France.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:47:29 GMTSingapore companies have no choice but to think regionally or globally, says Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Lawrence Wong.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:14:49 GMTSecurity officer Subramaniam Krishnan, who works near the scene of the fire, says he felt a "tremor" when the incident occurred.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:06:42 GMTPUB says that it cost S$1.3 billion to operate Singapore’s water system in 2015, up from S$0.5 billion in 2000.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:03:01 GMTAt pre-schools, the minimum amount of time that children should spend on physical activities will be increased from 30 minutes to one hour, as recommended by the taskforce set up to look into how young Singaporeans can be encouraged to adopt healthy habits.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:56:12 GMTGabriel Lee pleaded guilty to culpable homicide after trying to decapitate his fiancee, Elsie Lie, and killing her in the process.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:48:18 GMTSpeaking at Channel NewsAsia's Singapore Budget Forum, Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Lawrence Wong says he understands the concerns many Singaporeans have over the water price increase.