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Blood donation drive to highlight 'Dengue Day' in Iloilo

ILOILO CITY, June 11 (PIA6) - The city government here, through the City Health Office, in partnership with the Department ...

SCDF NSF Kok Yuen Chin had injuries on his head and body- Forensic pathologist

SINGAPORE: Full-time national serviceman Kok Yuen Chin had bruises on his head, as well as small injuries scattered around his ...

Construction safety school set up amid rise in workplace injuries

SINGAPORE: A construction safety school is set to open in July to train workers and boost safety standards in the ...

Singapore condemns Middle East attacks, calls for restraint

Singapore said it was deeply concerned about rising Middle East tensions and called on all parties to exercise restraint, Ministry ...

2 million more Singapore bicentennial S$20 notes to be issued to meet demand

SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will issue moreSingapore bicentennial S$20 notesto meet "strong public interest", it announcedon Friday ...

Expect more warm, humid nights in last 2 weeks of June- Met Service

Singapore can expect to experience warm and humid nights in the last two weeks of June, the Singapore Meteorological Service ...

Parts of Yishun affected by broadband disruption due to fibre cable cut

SINGAPORE: About 600 users in Yishun were on Friday (Jun 14) affected by a disruption to fibre broadband services due ...

Hyflux receives letter of intent for potential investment from unnamed China-based suitor

SINGAPORE: Another potential suitor has knocked on the doors of embattled water treatment firm Hyflux with a non-binding letter of ...

Serangoon Road slashing- Man pleads guilty to hitting victim with baton in group attack

SINGAPORE: A man pleaded guilty on Friday (Jun 14) to his involvement in a group attack against a 27-year-old man ...

REITs eyed to boost Singapore's IPO landscape - Singapore Business Review

REITs eyed to boost Singapore's IPO landscape Singapore Business Review The sector accounted for almost half of the US$36.16b raised ...

In full- DPM Heng Swee Keat's speech at the REACH-CNA dialogue

SINGAPORE:Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat spoke on Saturday (Jun 15)at a REACH-CNA dialogue session on how the country's fourth ...

Narrowly getting plane tickets, Filipinos fly for ASEAN chess tilt

Narrowly getting plane tickets, Filipinos fly for ASEAN chess tilt Rappler A 57-man Philippine delegation will compete in the 20th ...

Lorenzana pushes for ASEAN template in managing South China Sea dispute

Lorenzana pushes for ASEAN template in managing South China Sea dispute Manila Bulletin Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana is pushing for ...

3 arrested for loan shark activities after tomato sauce, paint splashed on gate and vehicle

SINGAPORE:Two men and a woman were arrested on Wednesday (Jun 12) in two separate cases of loan shark harassmentafter a ...

Australian dollar hits near-6 month low against Singdollar

SINGAPORE: The Australian dollar on Friday (Jun 14) hit a near-six month low against the Singapore dollar as investors bet ...

Former TODAY and TNP editor PN Balji launches tell-all book

SINGAPORE: Veteran journalist and former editor PN Balji on Friday (Jun 14) launched a tell-all book about his time in ...

Starfresh bottled drinking water from Malaysia recalled after bacteria detected

A brand of bottled drinking water imported from Malaysia has been recalled in Singapore due to the presence of environmental ...

Selected preschools to waive late pick-up fees for fathers on ICT, NS duty

SINGAPORE: Operationally-ready national servicemen (NSmen) and their families will not have to pay a fee if they are late picking ...

NUS announces implementation plan for recommendations by review committee on sexual misconduct

SINGAPORE: The National University of Singapore (NUS) has developed a full implementation plan for recommendations submitted by a review committee ...

4G leaders will work with Singaporeans to design, implement public policies- DPM Heng

Issues such as housing, environmental sustainability and social mobility are among those brought up by Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee ...

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U.S. president in bid to save Pennsylvania jobs

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was lobbying Lockheed Martin to keep its Sikorsky helicopter plant in ...

BD chalks up 50th year of manufacturing at Dun Laoghaire

DUBLIN, Ireland - Becton, Dickinson and Company, more commonly known as BD, a leading global medical technology company, marked its 50th anniversary ...

Dollar-buying dominates financial markets on geopolitical concerns

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell and the dollar soared on Friday as tensions in the Gulf built up ...

Stryker to invest hundreds of millions of euro in research

CO.CORK, Ireland - Stryker is to invest over €200m in Research, Development and Innovation projects at three of its five Cork ...

Chinese stocks fall as geopolitical concerns weigh

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Friday as geopolitical concerns began to outweigh concersn about trade and ...

U.S. stock markets strengthen despite attacks in Gulf

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks forged higher on Thursday following reports of attacks on two oil tankers in ...

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