Connected to India

Serving Indians Abroad

subscribe

For news, views, interviews.

Business-Bollywood-Features-News-Fun-Stuff

Global study

Tag

Singapore drops in global cost of living rankings for expats: ECA International report

Singapore has dropped by one place to be in the 13th position in the global cost of living rankings, but remains in the top 10 most...

Singapore

DBS tops list of World's Best Banks In India 2021

Sngapore's DBS has been named by Forbes in their list of World's Best Banks 2021 out of 30 domestic and international banks in India for the...

Corporate

B1617 COVID-19 variant spreading worldwide at 'frightening speed': Experts

According to researchers at the National University of Singapore, the B1617 COVID-19 variant is spreading worldwide at a 'frightening speed'...

Global

Study gathers Singapore residents' views on a host of pandemic-related issues

According to a study by the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) released yesterday, younger Singaporeans and permanent residents are more...

Singapore

COVID-19 impact: Singapore sees a drop in rental costs for expatriates

Singapore Housing News - Singapore saw its rent rates take a dip in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on tourism, according...

Housing

The passionate tutor: Divesh Shah

In this @Work interview, Connected to India speaks to Divesh Shah, founder of Math Vision – one of the most sought-after tuition centres...

Singapore Spotlight - @work

Singapore's COVID safety measures a big part of its human rights report to the UN

Even as the latest safety measures were announced for the Easter weekend and the parliament is set to discuss a digital vaccine passport...

Covid-19

Singapore has highest proportion of salaried ultra-rich people in the world: Knight Frank Survey

According to a survey by property consultants Knight Frank, Singapore has the highest population of salaried ultra-high net worth...

Corporate

COVID-19 antibodies' durations vary, may last from days to years post-infection: Study

A recent study found that antibodies against the novel coronavirus wane at different rates, lasting for mere days in some individuals while...

Covid-19

Hope to inspire people to work towards taking care of nature, says Commonwealth essay contest winner Czaana Saxena

Singapore-born Indian-origin Czaana Saxena, aged 11 years, has won the gold finalist award in the Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition...

Education

Eight NTU subjects in global top 10 in latest QS university rankings report

Eight subjects at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) have ranked in the global top 10 in the latest Quacquarelli...

Education

Over 200 Indian-origin leaders across 15 nations, states diaspora body

A US-based Indian diaspora organisation found that more than 200 Indian origin persons occupy leadership positions in as many as 15...

Global

NTU among top 30 in QS Global MBA rankings this year

Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has made it into the QS Global Master of Business Administration (MBA) Rankings top 30...

Singapore

NTU partners Flywire on new digital payment platform for international students

International students at NTU can now enjoy a more secure and seamless online payment experience from almost anywhere in the world.

Singapore

COVID-19 made Smart Nation initiative even more crucial: Balakrishnan

The COVID-19 pandemic has made Singapore's Smart Nation initiative even more crucial, said Minister-in-Charge of the Smart Nation Initiative...

Covid-19

How much time do Indians spend online?

Let's look at how much of their free time Indians spend online and why.

Health & Fitness

Singapore schools to open next Monday, enhanced measures planned

A 14-day Leave of Absence (LOA) will be issued to students and staff of schools, preschools and student care centres who have been out of...

Covid-19

Singapore 4th, India 80th in corruption perception rankings

Singapore was the fourth least corrupt country in the world while India ranked 80th among 180 countries and territories in the Corruption...

Global

Empowering the younger generation: GIIS RWCC

At the Global Indian International School (GIIS), there is an emphasis on helping the younger generation understand that they have the power...

Singapore

Most expensive international schools found in Asia, cheapest in Africa and Middle East: Report

Singapore takes the ninth spot, with international education prices between SGD 4,406 and SGD 51,734.

Global

Over 200,000 Indian students in US: Report

The number of Indians studying in the US has increased for the sixth consecutive year, reaching 202,014 in 2018.

Global

Powering the success of students through scholarships: GIIS

A number of scholarship students at the Global Indian International School (GIIS) come closer towards fulfilling their dreams and...

Singapore

UK universities visit Delhi to explore methods of higher education cooperation

A delegation of vice-chancellors of 20 leading universities from the United Kingdom visited New Delhi

Global

India, UK to launch global coalition for disaster relief

India and the UK will jointly launch a new Global Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure, first mooted by Prime Minister Narendra...

Global