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Singapore's mega-port takes aim at shipping chaos

Singapore's mega-port takes aim at shipping chaos

As the world's economies struggle to untangle unprecedented congestion in global supply chains, one of the world's busiest ports is backing an ambitious modernisation plan to provide solutions

Singapore to open embassy in Israel

Singapore to open embassy in Israel

Singapore will open an embassy in Tel Aviv, its foreign minister announced, more than a half century after the two countries established diplomatic ties. Singapore’s Vivian Balakrishnan notified Foreign Minister Yair Lapid of the …

IMF: Global growth is not expected

IMF: Global growth is not expected

Persistent supply chain disruptions and inflation pressures are constraining the global economy's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday as it cut growth outlooks for the United States and other major industrial powers

Russia ousts China and USA from South-East Asia

Russia ousts China and USA from South-East Asia

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s much-publicized tagline for the homegrown Sputnik vaccines — “reliable as a Kalashnikov assault rifle” — seems to bear a special connotation for Southeast Asia, …

Singapore is almost ready to live with COVID-19

Singapore is almost ready to live with COVID-19

Singapore is on the verge of becoming Asia's first major country to fully vaccinate the majority of its population against COVID-19, stepping closer -- at least in theory -- to exiting the pandemic

Russia resumes flights to Greece and Singapore from February 8

Russia resumes flights to Greece and Singapore from February 8

Moscow resumes flights to Greece and Singapore from February 8, the Russian anti-coronavirus crisis center reports. Flights from Moscow to Athens will be operated twice a week, while flights to Singapore - three times a week, it said. …

Asia deploys innovative, if invasive, tech to curb virus

Asia deploys innovative, if invasive, tech to curb virus

Electronic bracelets and phones that report your whereabouts, text messages if you stray too far from quarantine and digital detectives tracking where you have been — Asian countries have embraced innovative, if somewhat invasive, tech …

Tokayev invited to Singapore

Tokayev invited to Singapore

President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held a meeting with Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security of Singapore Teo Chee Hean. They discussed development of …

Berdimuhamedov starts state visit to Singapore

Berdimuhamedov starts state visit to Singapore

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has started his state visit to Singapore today, the Turkmen Foreign Ministry reported. Berdimuhamedov is expected to meet with President of Singapore Halimah …

Date of Turkmen president’s visit to Singapore disclosed

Date of Turkmen president’s visit to Singapore disclosed

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov’s state visit to Singapore is scheduled for August 26-27, Trend reports referring to the Turkmen government. A package of intergovernmental documents is planned to be signed …