Singapore Hosts Meeting to Combat Regional Sea Crime

SINGAPORE, (Reuters) The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and law enforcement officials from 10 countries will begin a two-day meeting in Singapore on Thursday to tackle piracy and armed robbery against ships in [Read entire story]

Singapore’s Penguin Enters JV With SEAC

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. A joint venture operation has been announced between SEACOR SMIT Inc, an operator of diversified marine support vessels, and Singapore's Penguin Boat International Ltd. It is [Read entire story]

SembENG Division secures S$100m Contract

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Singapore's Sembawang Marine & Offshore Engineering, the Oil & Gas Division of SembCorp Engineering (SembENG), has secured a S$100 million contract from Vietsovpetro of Vietnam for the [Read entire story]

Oil Tanker Arrives In Singapore

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Fortune Oil & Gas Inc's 1975-built oil tanker, Purple Star, has arrived in Singapore to undergo conversion work to a Floating Storage and Offloading vessel (FSO). The vessel, built [Read entire story]

Datacraft To Acquire Opsis Inc

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Singapore-listed Datacraft Asia, the networking systems integrator and e-business enabler, has announced it will acquire the business of Philippines cabling company Opsis Inc for [Read entire story]

BCCS Unveils Automated Cash Handling System

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. The Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore (BCCS), has unveiled a... [Read entire story]

Datalex Opens Singapore Office

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Dublin-based Datalex, an IT solutions provider to the airline and travel industry, has announced the opening of a regional headquarter office in Singapore. The... [Read entire story]

Singapore’s Technological Revolution Continues

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Singapore Government officials have confirmed that 'e-money' will be made legal tender by the year 2008. The e-money, stored as digital pulses on computer chips, will be transferrable [Read entire story]

SembCorp Logistics Looks To Caspian Region

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. SembCorp Logistics, one of the largest logistics management firms in Singapore, is to set up a joint venture company... [Read entire story]