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PRIVATE developers may have a role in redeveloping ageing HDB flats as the government studies how best to implement a new scheme for such homes.

INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he would be re-elected with an even bigger majority in parliament in 2019, dismissing opposition attempts to rouse opinion against his government for failing...

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THE cyber attack in Singapore that led to the leak of 1.5 million SingHealth patients' personal data was the work of an "advanced persistent threat" group typically linked to foreign...

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THE Ministry of Finance (MOF) introduced the Stamp Duties (Amendment) Bill 2018 in Parliament on Monday, with key amendments providing for stamp duty to be levied on electronic records that enable a...

[LONDON] The British government faces another nerve-rattling test this week as its flagship Brexit legislation is picked over once again by a restive parliament.

[SINGAPORE] Tackling inequality is a national priority, with social stratification already threatening cohesiveness, said Education Minister Ong Ye Kung on Tuesday (May 15).

CROSS-border financing deals worth 25.3 billion yuan (S$5.2 billion) have been completed so far under the Chongqing Connectivity Initiative (CCI) Project, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office...

[SINGAPORE] Each person in Singapore used 5 litres less water a day last year than the year before - a sharp drop that exceeds the Government's 2020 per capita water use target...

[SINGAPORE] Consumers will find it easier to recycle old mobile phones, washing machines and other electronic items in three years' time, when more shops here provide in-store recycling bins or...

[SINGAPORE] Singapore is setting up its first cyber security start-up incubation hub, with funding to be provided for new inventions, as the nation strives to carve out a role for itself in the new...