Singapore: Today

Mum’s words spur undergraduate to overcome family’s financial difficulties

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 22:15
Kenneth Cheng1 hour 42 min agoSINGAPORE — For Mr Mohammad Helmi, 24, the financial hardships he had weathered durin

25-year-old pursued part-time degree with her own savings to ease burden on father

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 22:10
Kenneth Cheng1 hour 47 min agoSINGAPORE — After finishing her polytechnic diploma in biomedical science in 2013, Ms

Make the best of what you have, says young Singaporean from lower-income family

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 22:05
Kenneth Cheng1 hour 52 min agoSINGAPORE — As a young child growing up in a three-room flat in Toa Payoh, Mr Eric Le

Teachers, friends help Normal (Tech) student in his journey to NUS

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 22:00
Kenneth Cheng1 hour 57 min agoSINGAPORE — A nudge from his older brother and family friend, and prodding and suppor

Ace your salary negotiation

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:00
Richard Hartung50 min 8 sec agoMany people don’t ask for a higher salary because they fear offending their manager o

Love at first bite: Why Singapore is the land of good food souvenirs

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 17:00
1 hour 55 min agoSINGAPORE — After a visit to Singapore, Mr Tran Vi Thoai never returns to Vietnam emp

Growth in ICT sector as mid-career workers seek to re-train and find new roles in industry

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 07:36
Alfred Chua21 min 49 sec agoSINGAPORE — Resident employment in the info-communications and technology (ICT) secto

Package sent to The Straits Times newsroom, act suspected to have been carried out to cause alarm

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 06:40
1 hour 16 min agoSINGAPORE — A suspicious package sent to The Straits Times newsroom on Friday (Nov 2)

Schools to get new toolkit to guide students on how to spot fake news

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 03:24
Faris Mokhtar52 min 35 sec agoSINGAPORE — A Facebook post circulated online seems to contain fake news.

Everyone needs to shop, says Courts boss as retailer revamps online and offline business to face challenges

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 01:20
Janice Lim42 min 7 sec agoSINGAPORE — With retailers here feeling the heat from e-commerce and falling footfall

SingHealth cyber attack: Operational constraints and challenges could be why IT system weaknesses were not fixed quickly

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 00:34
Cynthia Choo1 hour 31 min agoSINGAPORE — Operational constraints and challenges faced by public healthcare institu

TODAY's morning brief for Friday, Nov 2

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 15:30
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More resources to help low-income and vulnerable groups, in steps to address inequality: MSF

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 08:47
Janice Lim3 hours 15 min agoSINGAPORE — He lost his job as a driver with a logistics company in 2011 due to drink

Fewer than 100 Subaru vehicles in Singapore affected by two worldwide recalls

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 08:17
1 hour 48 min agoSINGAPORE – Thousands of Subaru vehicles in the region, including fewer than 100 in S

Cultural issues in IHiS hampered detection and reporting of cybersecurity incidents, says CEO

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 08:11
Cynthia Choo1 hour 58 min agoSINGAPORE — Cultural issues such as the lack of initiative and sharing of information

Taobao targets Singapore shoppers in marketing efforts for Singles’ Day

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 07:55
Wong Pei Ting2 hours 8 min agoSINGAPORE — After smashing its record last year by raking in more than S$30 billion i

Metro scion’s jail term extended by a year after High Court allows prosecution’s appeal against sentence

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 05:24
Alfred Chua39 min 57 sec agoSINGAPORE — He was to have been released on Nov 10 for home detention, but Metro scio

TODAY's evening brief for Thursday, Nov 1

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 03:30
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Upset with his uncle, man took over cousin’s Facebook and email accounts and harassed her

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 03:19
Alfred Chua37 min 20 sec agoSINGAPORE — His uncle created a scene at his mother’s wake in Dec 2015.

Taskforce to help children from disadvantaged families not a reactive move, says Indranee

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 02:18
Faris Mokhtar1 hour 46 min agoSINGAPORE — Dismissing suggestions that the recent move to set up a taskforce to help

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