SINGAPORE ECONOMY

SINGAPORE factories were set to ramp up activity in June as a two-month "circuit breaker" ended, an early sentiment gauge has suggested.

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

SINGAPORE retailers crashed to an all-time low in May, as revenue was more than halved on the year before.

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

SINGAPORE had just 880 visitor arrivals in May 2020, as the country remained closed to short-term visitors to stem the risk of importing Covid-19 during the second month of its "circuit breaker"...

GE2020

PRIME Minister Lee Hsien Loong's People's Action Party (PAP) team for Ang Mo Kio GRC laid out its past projects and future plans for the estate, while their Reform Party (RP) opponents aired...

GE2020

IN A constituency political broadcast aired on national television on Friday evening, the People's Action Party (PAP) team fielded for Bishan-Toa Payoh, led by Ng Eng Hen, ranged from what has...

GE2020

THE challengers focused on the welfare of residents in the constituency, while the incumbents highlighted the constructive role they can play in Parliament.

GE2020

IF VOTED into Parliament, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) will personally see to the running of town councils and constituency matters, pledged the party's leaders on Friday, the first day of...

GE2020: CAMPAIGN HIGHLIGHTS

DEPUTY Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat's move to the East Coast GRC, and its significance for the future prime minister as well as Singapore politics remain a key talking point after four days of...

GE2020: CAMPAIGN HIGHLIGHTS

A PARLIAMENTARY scheme introduced back in 1984 has turned out to be one of the hot-button topics of the ongoing election campaign.

GE2020: CAMPAIGN HIGHLIGHTS

ENSURING good jobs for Singaporeans, population growth and the dependence on foreign labour to drive economic growth are some of the key issues that were raised in the first four days of...

BREAKING NEWS

Jul 5, 2020 04:53 PM

GE2020: 'Wrong and irresponsible' of PAP govt to call elections now, says Tan Cheng Bock

It is "wrong and irresponsible" of the People Action Party (PAP) for calling an election in the midst of the Covid-...

Jul 5, 2020 03:54 PM

136 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 18 in community and 7 imported

[SINGAPORE] There are 136 new coronavirus patients confirmed as of Sunday noon, taking Singapore's total to 44,800...

Jul 5, 2020 03:37 PM

Democracy activists' books unavailable in Hong Kong libraries after new law

[HONG KONG] Books by prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy figures have become unavailable in the Chinese-ruled city's...

Jul 5, 2020 03:24 PM

India to reopen Taj Mahal with social distancing, masks

[NEW DELHI] Visitors to the Taj Mahal will have to wear masks at all times, keep their distance and not touch its...

Jul 5, 2020 03:07 PM

Big Oil confronts possibility of terminal demand decline

[PARIS] Although crude prices have rebounded from coronavirus crisis lows, oil executives and experts are starting...