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RSAF to celebrate 50 years with pomp and glory in Singapore’s skies

The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) has geared up to celebrate its 50th anniversary by organising aseries of events throughout this...

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Indian-American Neeraj Bhatia honoured with Hind Rattan award 2018

A certified public accountant and a leading Indian-American tax consultant, Neeraj Bhatia has been honoured with the prestigious Hind Rattan...

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High Commissioner, Air India CMD bat for greater connectivity with Singapore and ASEAN

Highlighting the growing importance of Singapore-India air connectivity to the state-owned airline, Air India said that the Singapore-India...

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UAE-based NRI tycoon Yusuffali MA acquires Scottish hotel which hosted Charlie Chaplin, Elizabeth Taylor

UAE-based NRI business tycoon Yusuffali MA has acquired an iconic Edinburgh hotel which boasts of hosting the legendary Charlie Chaplin,...

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PM Narendra Modi to visit UAE on February 10, 11

As part of a hectic overseas schedule in 2018, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit the UAE on February 10 and 11. He will...

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700 cases of dislodged floor tiles reported in Singapore’s homes

There have been 700 reported cases of dislodged tiles in the first half of January this year, said Housing and Development Board (HDB) of...

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IMDA seeks public feedback on mobile and telecom services in Singapore

To protect the interests of consumers tussling with their telecommunications and media service providers, Infocomm Media Development...

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Rental accommodation rate for expat workers in Singapore falls: ECA report

After dropping out of the top 20 most expensive locations for the first time since 2014, Singapore has further dropped down the rankings of...

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Punjab govt to set up help desk for Canadian NRI investors

The government of the Indian State of Punjab has announced plans to set up a dedicated help desk facility for Non-Resident Indians (NRIs),...

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Singapore has potential to develop food and agriculture solutions: Minister

Senior Minister of State for National Development and Trade and Industry Kok Poh Koon has opined that Singapore could potentially become a...

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Proposed changes to Indian passport might make life tough for NRIs, travellers

In a new series of proposals that will mean a major status change for Indian passports, the Indian Ministry of External Affairs is...

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Singapore, Malaysia ink agreement for constructing Johor Baru-Singapore Rapid Transit System

A new chapter is being written in the bilateral relations between Singapore and Malaysia, as both countries signed an agreement today on...

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Indians are actively involved in grassroots community in Singapore: Tharman

Indians are actively involved in the grassroots community - in fact, Indian representation among grassroots volunteers (over 13 per cent) is...

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Singapore seeking extradition of StanChar bank robbery suspect arrested in UK

Singapore is seeking to extradite David James Roach, the Canadian suspected of robbing the Holland Village branch of Standard Chartered Bank...

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Minister Josephine Teo emphasises on more participation of women in science and technology sectors of Singapore

“There is a need to include more women in building a strong core of Singaporeans in all growth sectors such as science and technology as...

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Effective leadership demands deep sense of trust between Government and people: Chan Chun Sing

“Leaders can only be effective if there’s a deep sense of trust between the Government and its people,” asserted Minister in the Prime...

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‘Iconic NRI Awards’ to honour prominent Indians living in UAE

To recognise the contribution of prominent Indians living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), an ‘Iconic NRI Awards’ programme is going...

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First Indian-American death-row prisoner to be executed in US on February 23

Raghunandan Yandamuri, the first Indian-American death-row prisoner, is going to be executed on February 23 in US.

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Companies listed on Singapore Exchange not transparent enough to reveal salaries of top executives: Report

Companies listed on the Singapore Exchange are not transparent enough in revealing the salaries of their top executives as mandated by the...

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NTU and Volvo partners to test driverless buses in Singapore from early 2019

Making tryst with future, driverless buses will be tested in Singapore from early 2019 at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) test...

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Shah Rukh Khan invites everyone to Dubai again

Badshah of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan is once again inviting everyone to the enchanting land of Dubai. The most anticipated second edition of...

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NRI cleans dead water reservoir, removes 35k tons of garbage

Taking Indian Prime Minister’s Swachch Bharat campaign to a next level, an NRI with local administration of Barmer, which is located in...

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Singapore Airlines to keep options open on disinvestment of Air India

As the Indian government allowed foreign airlines to invest up to 49 per cent in Air India, Singapore Airlines said that it will keep...

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Singapore Institute of Technology to offer country’s first aircraft systems engineering degree course

Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will offer the first aircraft system engineering degree course in Singapore. For this, the institute...

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Select Committee of Parliament formed in Singapore to study deliberate online falsehoods

Taking a serious note of the spread of online falsehoods, Parliament of Singapore has formed a Select Committee which will study this...

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