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SingTel Undertakes Major Investments

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Singapore Telecommunications, SingTel, has announced that it plans to invest S$420 million upgrading and expanding its mobile and fixed line networks in Singapore over the next 12-18 [Read entire story]

MAS Eases S$ Policy To Encourage Foreign Investment

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. A recent press release from the Monetary Authority of Singapore confirmed additional measures to liberalise its policy on the non-internationalisation of the Singapore dollar. The [Read entire story]

Singapore TV identity jailed over abusing Indonesian maid

A high-profile Singaporean news presenter, whose supporters include Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong, has been jailed for two months for pouring hot water... [Read entire story]

US-Singapore FTA Talks Start In Washington

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Trade talks commenced in Washington yesterday between Singapore and the United States over a US-Singapore Free Trade Agreement, according to government sources. Last month Prime [Read entire story]

Talks Between Indonesia And Singapore

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Indonesian media reports suggest that Alwi Shihab, Indonesia's Minister for Foreign Affairs, intends to hold discussions in Laos with Prof S. Jayakumar, Singapore's Minister for Law [Read entire story]

SPC Acquires Stake In Tiger Oil Corp

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Singapore Petroleum Venture Private Limited, a subsidiary of Singapore Petroleum Company Limited (SPC), has purchased a 40.2% interest in Tiger Oil Corporation (TOC), for approximately [Read entire story]

Singapore Widens Beef Import Ban Over BSE Fears

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Singapore has widened the list of countries currently banned from exporting beef to Singapore over BSE fears, Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy, commonly known as 'mad cow disease'. [Read entire story]

South Africans Take Top Two Spots In Singapore Marathon

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. The 10th Singapore International Marathon took place on... [Read entire story]

FTA Talks Between Singapore and The United States

correspondent Christos Gabrielides. Although the presidential election in the United States has not yet delivered a president, it is understood that planned discussions over a free trade agreement (FTA) between Singapore [Read entire story]