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News: Singapore

We have started to collect the most important news related to Singapore in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Singapore: news

Indonesian president flies economy

Saturday, November 22nd 2014, 11:55
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Indonesia's new President Joko Widodo takes an economy-class seat on the national carrier to go to Singapore for his son's high-school graduation.
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Uber in Singapore taxi app regulation

Friday, November 21st 2014, 7:54

Singapore plans to regulate third-party taxi booking apps such as Uber by capping fees and limiting them to use only licensed vehicles and drivers.
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Singapore tops best business ranking

Thursday, November 20th 2014, 2:58
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Wealthy city-state Singapore has once again topped a ranking of the best places in the world to do business, with the UK ranking only 21st.
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Singapore imposes Ebola visa rule

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 10:25
related countries: Guinea Guinea, Sierra Leone Sierra Leone

Citizens of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone will require a visa to enter Singapore from Wednesday, say authorities.
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VIDEO: Hello Kitty shrine in Singapore

Saturday, November 1st 2014, 1:38

The BBC's Lucas de Jong found one place in Singapore where interior designer Terry Goh has spent seven years making Hello Kitty the centre of attention.
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Groups condemn Singapore gay ruling

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 8:23

Human rights groups criticise a Singapore court's decision that a law banning gay sex is constitutional, saying it "tramples on basic rights".
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Singapore 'best place for business'

Wednesday, October 29th 2014, 2:31

Singapore is ranked the best country to do business for a ninth consecutive year by the World Bank's annual "Doing Business" report.
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VIDEO: Singapore's aquatic robot challenge

Monday, October 27th 2014, 8:14

Engineering students from around the world compete in Singapore to create an unmanned boat.
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Williams powers to fifth WTA title

Sunday, October 26th 2014, 12:38

Serena Williams beats Simona Halep in Singapore to win the season-ending WTA Tour Finals for the fifth time and third in a row.
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Williams to face Halep in WTA final

Saturday, October 25th 2014, 11:23

World number one Serena Williams beats Caroline Wozniacki in a third set tie-break to reach the WTA final in Singapore.
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Serena crushes Bouchard in Singapore

Thursday, October 23rd 2014, 13:35

Serena Williams crushes Eugenie Bouchard 6-1 6-1 at the WTA Finals but is not assured of a place in the semi-finals.
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Singapore's charity in a mansion

Monday, October 20th 2014, 19:09

Charity in a mansion from Singapore's rare philanthropists
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KFC: First Myanmar outlet in 2015

Monday, October 13th 2014, 8:07

KFC's parent company teams up with a Singapore investment firm to bring the franchise to Myanmar with the aim of opening the first outlet in 2015.
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Missing tanker: Hijack 'very likely'

Wednesday, October 8th 2014, 13:33
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia, Vietnam Vietnam

Vietnamese coastguards and the owners of an oil tanker missing after leaving Singapore say they firmly believe it has been seized by pirates near Indonesia.
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Vietnamese oil tanker goes missing

Tuesday, October 7th 2014, 15:10
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam

A Vietnamese oil tanker with a crew of 18 is missing after leaving Singapore last Thursday, prompting fears that pirates may be to blame.
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'Foreign substance' forced Rosberg out

Friday, September 26th 2014, 19:31

Mercedes say Nico Rosberg's retirement from the Singapore GP was caused by his car being contaminated by a "foreign substance".
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VIDEO: Singapore's love of birdsinging

Tuesday, September 23rd 2014, 19:54

Inside the world of Singapore's birdsinging competitions
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Hamilton takes title lead after win

Sunday, September 21st 2014, 14:59
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton leads the World Championship after victory in the Singapore Grand Prix as Nico Rosberg retires.
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Hamilton takes pole in Singapore

Saturday, September 20th 2014, 14:49
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton beats team-mate Nico Rosberg to pole by a tiny fraction in a thrilling qualifying session in Singapore.
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