Soo Mei Fei: A Singaporean dancer who is transcending cultural barriers to portray love through Bharatanatyam

The 24 year-old Bharatanatyam dancer is set to present her debut performance on January 26 at the Blackbox in Goodman Arts Centre.


Catch more vibrant programmes at Public arts festival: ARTWALK Little India 2021

Tenth edition of popular public arts festival ARTWALK Little India (ARTWALK) is from 22 January to 6 February 2021


Annual Shangri-La Dialogue will take place this year, Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen says at Sherpa Meeting

Annual Shangri-La Dialogue, Singapore will take place this year, Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen says at Sherpa Meeting - a prelude to the...


As vaccination drive begins at Changi Airport, Singapore Airlines urged to be first in world to vaccinate all staff

A mass exercise to vaccinate 37,000 front-line workers in the aviation and maritime sectors in Singapore began yesterday, paving the way for...


Travelling to Singapore? COVID-19 tests are now mandatory upon arrival

Additionally, starting January 18, all returning Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents from the United Kingdom and South Africa will be...


Enjoy an immersive Pongalo Pongal! weekend with the Indian Heritage Centre

Spend an immersive weekend till 17 January 2021with an exciting array of immersive cultural activities presented by Singapore’s Indian...


ARTWALK Little India returns in 2021 in a hybrid format

Titled, ‘In Spite Of…’ the public arts festival returns in conjunction with Singapore Arts Week to celebrate the rich heritage of the...


Study by iPrice Group examines gender disparity, job satisfaction in e-commerce industry in Southeast Asia

The study examines the top three e-commerce companies in 7 countries in Asia, based upon LinkedIn data of the highest web traffic in each...


US-based Dental medtech firm SmileDirectClub offers virtual services, consults from new Singapore location

Dental care medtech company SmileDirectClub, a US-based teledentistry pioneer, has opened a new convenient SmileShop location for...

Health & Fitness

Singapore Exchange announces new regulations for auditors, property valuers

Singapore Exchange's regulatory unit announced it will tighten requirements for listed company auditors and raise standards on valuation...


Singapore, Dubai, Maldives launch campaigns to woo Indian tourists

Despite lockdown restrictions, some short-haul destinations such as Singapore, UAE and Maldives are trying to woo Indian tourists with...


The best time to vaccinate is now, says Minister of Health Gan Kim Yong in Parliament

In a statement at the Parliament on the third update on the Whole-of-government Response To Covid-19, Minister For Health Gan Kim Yong...


Singapore begins COVID-19 vaccination with first batch of healthcare workers at NCID

More than 30 staff from across the NCID family were vaccinated on the first day.


Singapore to raise minimum legal age for tobacco to 21

Ministry of Health said raising the minimum legal age is part of Singapore's ongoing efforts to reduce smoking prevalence.


Singapore commits another SGD84 million to support aviation sector

CAAS will help at-risk and under-employed aviation workers to enhance their employability and acquire skills to move to other jobs within...


Singapore Airlines trials digital verification of COVID-19 test results and vaccine data

The initiative is the first in the world to be based on the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Travel Pass framework.


#covid19, #GE2020 Singapore's most popular hashtags on Twitter in 2020

Microblogging site Twitter in its annual trends report revealed that #covid19 and #GE2020 were the top hashtags of the year in Singapore.


Adoption of TraceTogether in Singapore crosses 70%

As at December 21, the percentage of Singapore residents using the TraceTogether (TT) mobile app or physical token has surpassed the 70 per...


Singapore to bar visitors with recent travel history to UK from 23:59 pm on December 23

From 11.59pm on December 23 till further notice, all long-term pass holders and short-term visitors with recent travel history to the UK...


Beware of impersonator, says Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Periasamy Kumaran

The fake profile has been sending friend requests and messages on Facebook Messenger asking people to invest in a ponzi scheme.


Grab partners NAS Academy to groom 100 content creators across in Singapore and beyond

Grab has partnered NAS Academy – the training and development arm of NAS Daily – to identify and groom 100 budding content creators...


Singapore hawker culture inscribed as intangible UNESCO heritage

Singapore's hawker culture has been inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.


Singapore and Vietnam working to finalise green lane travel arrangement by early 2021

The two countries are also looking to reinstate regular commercial return flights.


COVID-19 vaccine free for all Singaporeans and long-term residents: PM Lee

Singapore is making COVID-19 vaccinations free for all citizens and long-term residents currently residing in the country.


Phase 3 of reopening to begin Dec 28, up to groups of 8 may gather

Capacity limits in public places such as malls and attractions, and at places of worship will be eased.