Singapore

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Tesla Singapore country manager laid off after Musk's global job cuts warning

Telsa, the acclaimed electric automaker, starts laying off employees just a few days after Elon Musk, warned about the impending job cuts. Christopher Bousigues, the country manager of Singapore, updated his peers with a LinkedIn post, terming his position being eliminated. 

June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022

It’s not an accident if the same mistake is repeated

Depot blast brings out the urgency of safety compliance

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

Disgraced ex-Pakistan captain Salman Butt gets Singapore job

Former Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt, who was banned over a high-profile spot-fixing scandal, has been appointed to a coaching role with Singapore's national team, cricket officials said.

April 22, 2020
April 22, 2020

349 Bangladeshis return home from India, Singapore

A total of 349 Bangladeshis return home after being stranded in India and Singapore due to flight suspensions amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

June 10, 2019
June 10, 2019

Foreign workers satisfied with conditions in Singapore: Survey

Foreign workers in Singapore are generally satisfied with their working conditions, according to a survey commissioned by the country's Ministry of Manpower, and would recommend the country as a place to work to their friends and relatives.

April 5, 2019
April 5, 2019

Quader released from Singapore hospital

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader, who is now undergoing treatment at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore, is released from the hospital.

March 12, 2019
March 12, 2019

Singapore suspends Boeing 737 MAX flights after Ethiopia crash

Singapore will temporarily suspend all Boeing 737 MAX flights from 1400 local time (0600 GMT), the civil aviation authority said, two days after an Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 on board.

February 14, 2019
February 14, 2019

Pilot grounded for allowing flight attendant to sit in his seat

AN airline captain in Singapore has been suspended from flying temporarily after he allowed a flight attendant to sit in the pilot’s seat and helped her to take a picture, reports say.

January 10, 2019
January 10, 2019

Singapore eco-tourism plan sparks protest

Singapore is creating a vast eco-tourism zone in a bid to bring in more visitors, but environmentalists fear the development will damage natural habitats and are already blaming it for a series of animal deaths.

August 26, 2018
August 26, 2018

World’s fastest 4G Network in Singapore

Singapore has the fastest 4G network followed by South Korea and Australia in the Asia-pacific.