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CtoI News Desk January 20th 2020 Singapore

Tesco pesto products recalled in Singapore due to undeclared peanut allergen

The Singapore Food Agency (SFA) has issued a recall for two Tesco pesto products due to an undeclared allergen – peanut – on their...


SIA KrisFlyer to offer additional benefits to MasterCard holders

KrisFlyer members and Mastercard card holders will now be able to use their miles on specially curated activities and enjoy privileged...


Grab opens first Grabkitchen in Singapore

Grab has opened its its first cloud kitchen in Singapore bringing over ten F&B brands to northwest of the island, including three new...


StarHub partners Nanyang Polytechnic to launch 5G experience centre

Local telecommunications firm StarHub has partnered Nanyang Polytechnic to launch an experience centre for 5G technologies to to accelerate...


3yo Chinese girl with pneumonia not linked to outbreak in Wuhan: MOH

The girl also tested negative for SARS and MERS-CoV.


Singapore needs to remain open to the world, says PM Lee in New Year message

In his 2020 New Year message, Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong stressed the importance of Singapore staying open and connected...


Singapore Budget 2020 to be delivered on February 18

Singapore’s FY2020 Budget Statement will be delivered on Tuesday, February 18, in the parliament by Minister for Finance, Heng Swee Keat.


HDB raises solar target for a greener Singapore

The Housing & Development Board (HDB) has raised the national solar target from 220 MWp to 540 MWp by 2030, reinforcing its commitment to...


Tax refund email doing the rounds is a scam, warns IRAS

IRAS urged recipients of said scam to not respond to the email, nor further circulate the image via Whatsapp.


Over 7,000 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes seized by Singapore authorities

Singapore authorities arrested three men and seized 7,392 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes in an operation on December 21.


Singtel, Grab team up for digital bank licence in Singapore

Singapore-headquartered Grab Holdings is partnering local telecommunications company Singtel to form a consortium to apply for a digital...


SFA recalls Huy Fong sriracha sauce over fears of exploding bottles

Singapore Food Agency has directed the importer “Huy Fong Sriracha Hot Chilli Sauce” to recall the products due to fears over exploding...


Singapore police investigating Indian national for protesting CAA in Marina Bay

Singapore Police Force is investigating a 32-year-old Indian national who protested India's Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on the...


New microsensor by NUS scientists is tiny enough to be injected under the skin

A team of Singapore researchers has developed a highly sensitive wireless technology that can monitor health indicators using microsensors...


Catch a Circus and Carnival as you Countdown to 2020 at Singapore's Marina Bay

Uncle Ringo has been in the Singapore Carnival scene for the past 35 years brings ‘The Great Circus of Europe’ as part of Singapore’s...


Suicide prevention apps should not replace intervention: NTU Singapore

Today, there are about 318,000 healthcare apps globally today on the Apple App store and Google Play. Of these, more than 10,000 are mental...


SIA to fly direct to Brussels from October 25 next year

Singapore Airlines will be introducing non-stop flights from Singapore to the Belgian capital of Brussels from next year.


Have yourself a merry rainy Christmas in Singapore

Sweater weather.


Singapore to get a glimpse of annular solar eclipse on December 26

On the afternoon of Boxing Day this year, Singapore will get a glimpse of the rare annular solar eclipse.


Singaporeans' top 10 Google searches in 2019

A list of 2019's trending searches released by Google for the island nation reveals the most popular topics searched for in the year gone...


LTA releases new MRT map

For the first time, the map also features contextual elements such as prominent landmarks to help commuters identify their corresponding...


Youngest NMP Mohamed Irshad honoured with 7th Abdeali Tayebali Lifetime Achievement Award

NMP Mohammed Irshad presented the 7th Abdeali Tayebali Lifetime Achievement Award for working towards making Singapore a more caring,...


DBS receives social enterprise award from President Halimah

DBS has been named the inaugural winner of the “Social Enterprise Champion of the Year (Corporation)” award at the President’s...


The 7th Singapore Airshow to be powered by solar energy

For the first time in its 12-year history, the Singapore Airshow will be fully solar-powered, with sustainability as its key focus.


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