Singapore: Today

Subscribe to Singapore: Today feed
Updated: 17 min 15 sec ago

IBM shutting its Tampines plant, laying off more workers

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 06:58
Janice Lim1 hour 14 min agoSINGAPORE — Nine years after it opened with much fanfare, global technology giant IBM

Elections Department warns of scam message on WhatsApp asking people to sign up for ‘election project’

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 06:52
Asyraf Kamil1 hour 6 min agoSINGAPORE — The Elections Department (ELD) has warned the public of a scam message th

Authorities call off search for escaped Lim Chu Kang bull

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 05:58
2 hours 2 min agoSINGAPORE — The authorities have called off their hunt for a bull that escaped from a

Explainer: All you need to know about the Julian Assange story

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 05:30
Nicholas Khong35 min 49 sec agoSINGAPORE — Almost seven years since he skipped bail to avoid being extradited to Swe

Former foreign minister George Yeo to step down as chairman of Kerry Logistics Network

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 04:48
Janice Lim1 hour 43 min agoSINGAPORE — Former Foreign Affairs Minister George Yeo will be stepping down as chair

Not a rapper's name: What is the S$NEER and how is it used in monetary policy?

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 03:43
SHERLYN SEAH28 min 31 sec agoSINGAPORE — The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said on Friday (April 12) that

S$2,800 fine for cyclist who tangled with lorry driver in Pasir Ris road-rage incident

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 03:40
Navene Elangovan28 min 31 sec agoSINGAPORE — The cyclist involved in a Pasir Ris road-rage incident that went viral on

Construction worker jailed 22 years for sex with 12-year-old girl he met on MRT train

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 22:24
Navene Elangovan1 hour 41 min agoSINGAPORE — A Bangladeshi construction worker has been sentenced to 22 years’ jail an

Fake death: Mother and son charged over S$3.7m in fraudulent CPF, insurance claims

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 21:15
55 min 47 sec agoSINGAPORE — A woman, 53, and her son, 35, were charged in court on Friday (April 12)

Singapore's GDP growth slows to 1.3% in Q1: MTI advance estimates

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 17:04
2 hours 2 min agoSINGAPORE — The Singapore economy grew 1.3 per cent in the first quarter, according t

TODAY's morning brief for Friday, April 12

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 15:30
1 hour 27 min ago

New Grab Singapore head promises smooth transition as company aims for 'super app' status

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 15:00
Cynthia Choo1 hour 57 min agoSINGAPORE — There is a new head at Grab Singapore, but don’t expect any major disrupt

Two-and-a-half years’ jail, fine for man who had sex with 13-year-old girl

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 06:10
Navene Elangovan1 hour 56 min agoSINGAPORE — He was 21 and she was 13 when they first got to know each other through a

Singapore is world’s second-most expensive housing market: CBRE report

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 05:52
SHERLYN SEAH2 hours 19 min agoSINGAPORE — Singapore was again the second-most expensive city in the world to buy a

60,000 people get a sneak peek of Jewel Changi Airport

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 04:41
NEO RONG WEI1 hour 35 min agoSINGAPORE — An estimated 60,000 people had a sneak peek of Jewel Changi Airport on Th

Labour woes, high rents: Why popular restaurant chain Chili’s shut in Singapore

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 04:26
Kenneth Cheng1 hour 43 min agoSINGAPORE — Labour woes, high rents and slower footfall brought on by the proliferati

Islamic religious teacher, 73, jailed for molesting student

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 04:06
Navene Elangovan2 hours 2 min agoSINGAPORE — An Islamic religious teacher, or ustaz, told a married woman that she was

TODAY's evening brief for Thursday, April 11

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 03:30
29 min 58 sec ago

India’s Jet Airways suspends flights to and from Singapore, amid financial troubles

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 03:10
Nicholas Khong51 min 58 sec agoSINGAPORE — Jet Airways, the second largest airline in India, has suspended flights t

Tan Cheng Bock's Progress Singapore Party unveils symbol

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 01:09
2 hours 44 sec agoSINGAPORE — Former presidential candidate Tan Cheng Bock on Thursday (Apr 11) unveile