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BHIM-UPI QR based payment system goes international with soft launch in Singapore

This is the first time that the BHIM app has gone international with the project targeted to go live by February 2020.

Singapore

MAS, Deloitte team up to create industry-wide FinTech research platform

The aim of the platform is to help investors and financial institutions connect with FinTech​ start-ups that they can partner with or...

Singapore

Central bank of France to set up first Asian office in Singapore

The Singapore office is expected to be open in early 2020.

Singapore

It is not by chance that Singapore is an example of unity in diversity

Religious harmony is not just an option but a necessity that requires the effort of every subsequent generation was discussed at the...

Singapore

India rejects RCEP, 15 other nations including Singapore move closer to signing deal

The 15 member nations are working out the final details of the pact without India with a few issues to be resolved early next year with the...

Global

Spat between NRI and security guard captured online goes viral in Singapore

Eight Riversuites condominium had been in media spotlight over the past week after a JP Morgan employee Ramesh Erramalli was captured on...

Singapore

Singapore’s Qoo10 acquires Indian e-commerce vendor ShopClues stock in merger

India-based e-commerce vendor ShopClues on Thursday announced its merger with Singapore-based platform Qoo10

Corporate

Andhra government scraps Amaravati development plan, terminates contract with Singapore consortium

The joint Singapore-Andhra Pradesh Amaravati Start-Up Area Development Project has formally been scrapped with the Indian state Cabinet...

Global

In landmark ruling, Singapore retailer fined and jailed for selling devices that allow illegal streaming

Synnex Trading and its Director Jia Xiaofeng were found guilty of four criminal charges of copyright infringement for helping people access...

Singapore

Singapore, get ready to sway to the romantic ballads of Engelbert Humperdinck

On November 5, the 83-year-old Humperdinck is set to perform in Singapore, bringing his tour ‘The Angel On My Shoulder’ to the island...

Entertainment

Unemployment rate in Singapore grew 2.3% in Q3 2019: Manpower Ministry

In preliminary data released on October 24, Singapore’s labour market in the third quarter of 2019 painted a mixed picture.

Singapore

1.4 million Singaporeans to receive Bicentennial Bonus in November

This November, 1.4 million Singaporeans will receive up to three of the Bicentennial Bonus benefits.

Singapore

ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier: Singapore miss out on direct qualification after loss to Papua New Guinea

Singapore now have their last game of the group stage on Saturday, against Namibia.

Cricket

India moves up World Bank Ease of Doing Business ranking; Singapore second

India moved up 14 ranks in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business 2020 survey to stand at 63 among 190 countries, making it one of the...

Global

Singapore ranks 21st out of 30 countries in global soft power index, 1st in enterprise

Singapore was ranked 21st in The Soft Power 30 list – an annual global ranking of soft power – retaining its position from last year.

Singapore

ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier: Singapore suffer second successive loss

The result puts Kenya level with Singapore on points but ahead on net run rate. Singapore will play Papua New Guinea next, on Friday.

Cricket

A glimpse into the future as air taxi takes flight over Marina Bay

The flight covered a distance of approximately 1.5 km and lasted for two minutes at an average cruising height of 40 m.

Singapore

ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier: Singapore lose to Netherlands

Singapore’s unbeaten run in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup qualifier in the UAE came to an end with a 5 wicket loss to the Netherlands.

Cricket

Swarhythm: A musical collaboration of melodies and rhythms

Founded and launched by tabla artist Nawaz Mirajkar, the Swarhythm Ensemble is a multi-ethnic group of talented local musicians.

Kalaa Utsavam 2019

Kalaa Utsavam 2019: Amit Trivedi to bring Bollywood fever to Singapore

One of the most popular and in-demand music composers in Bollywood, Trivedi will make his Singapore debut at Kalaa Utsavam 2019.

Kalaa Utsavam 2019

ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier: Singapore face Dutch test next

Both Singapore and Netherlands are unbeaten in the tournament so far and will play each other on Tuesday, October 22.

Cricket

Marabu - The First Ripple: Tracing the legacy of the Indian community in Southeast Asia

The series intends to capture pertinent moments of the Singapore Indian community and their shared history with other communities.

Kalaa Utsavam 2019

ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier: Another win for Singapore, beat Bermuda by 5 wickets

Singapore made it two wins in two matches as they handed Bermuda a 5 wicket defeat in their second match of the ICC T20 World Cup in Dubai.

Cricket

Singapore completes world’s largest genome databank of Asian populations

Singapore researchers have established a new genetic databank containing the completed whole-genome sequencing (WGS) data of close to 5,000...

Singapore

The Threshold: A musical conversation that explores the issue of gender

A musical conversation presented by Pallavi and Bindhumalini, The Threshold explores the issue of gender and its lived experiences through...

Kalaa Utsavam 2019