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Singapore PM Lee wears turban, welcomes Sikh community with 'Sat Sri Akal'

Highlighting the multi-cultural nature of the city-state, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong wore an immaculate white turban at the...

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Singapore PM to deliver National Day Rally speech on August 22

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will deliver the National Day Rally 2021 (NDR) speech on August 22 at Mediacorp, the PM's Office...

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Singapore on track to bringing COVID outbreak under control, restrictions may ease from June 13: PM Lee

The prime minister said that Singapore is in a much better position today than a year ago when the first big COVID outbreak occurred.

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Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong condemns racist attack on Indian-origin woman in Singapore

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong condemned the alleged racist attack on a local woman of Indian descent after reports emerged that...

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Singapore, India among eight countries to accept invitation to US President's upcoming climate summit

Singapore and India are among the few countries that agreed to attend US President Joe Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate, with less than...

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SingPost releases new stamps to celebrate Singapore hawker culture’s UNESCO heritage list inscription

The stamps feature sketches of elements found at the hawker centres.

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Singapore Court orders blogger to pay PM Lee Hsien Loong SGD 133,000 in online defamation case

The Singapore high court ordered that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong be paid SGD 133,000 (USD 98,825) in damages in a defamation case filed...

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Online WEF Davos Summit begins, PM Modi, PM Lee to address participants on January 28 and 29 respectively

The annual congregation of world leaders, which usually takes place at the ski resort of Davos in Switzerland is being held online this year...

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PM Lee Hsien Loong gets first vaccine shot as government announces rollout plan

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong received his first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine today and urged others to take the jabs in a country...

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#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.

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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.

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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.

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PM Lee to address Singapore on COVID-19 situation in a livestream at 5pm

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is set to address the nation on the COVID-19 situation at 5pm on Monday, December 14.

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Lee Hsien Loong's address on COVID-19 tops YouTube trending list in Singapore

During the COVID-19 pandemic, YouTube watchtime in Singapore grew by over 30 per cent over the last year – reaching over four million...

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Singapore has fought COVID-19 well but must learn from mistakes made, says PM Lee in address to Parliament

PM Lee said that the country’s response to the pandemic was “not without shortcomings” and that “with hindsight, we would certainly...

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Singapore celebrates National Day with tributes to frontline workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Singapore celebrated its 55th birthday on August 9 amid the COVID-19 pandemic with a parade, an evening show and fireworks, albeit with a...

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In Pics: Singapore Cabinet's swearing-in ceremony, July 27

Members of Singapore's Cabinet, as well as other office holders, were sworn in on Monday, July 27, in a ceremony that observed safe...

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PM Lee addresses PAP's absence of new Indian candidates, assures community will be well represented

PM Lee assured the voters that there will continue to be Indian MPs to represent the Indian community and other voters.

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As Singapore begins easing circuit breaker measures, PM Lee urges caution

PM Lee has urged all residents to continue to maintain safe distancing, wear masks when outdoors and at work, be careful of personal...

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Singapore economy will open “step-by-step”, says PM Lee in May Day address

PM Lee warned that all industries cannot open at once, especially the tourism and aviation industries, which will take longer to recover.

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Circuit Breaker extended till June 1: PM Lee's speech in full

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong addressed the nation on Tuesday, April 21 to give an update on the rising number of cases of COVID-19 in...

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Fines, prosecution for those who repeatedly flout Singapore’s circuit breaker rules

Starting Thursday, April 9, any group gathering in public will immediately be issued a written warning by enforcement officers, with a SGD...

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COVID-19: Singapore announces home-based learning for schools, closure of non-essential workplaces among stricter measures to break spread

“The next few weeks will be pivotal” said PM Lee. “It will be a long fight but if any country can see this through, it is Singapore....

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Full speech: PM Lee's address on stricter measures to deal with COVID-19 spread in Singapore

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong addressed the nation on Friday, April 3 to announce a series of enhanced measures to battle the spread of the...

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Singapore facing “serious situation” but no plans for a lockdown, says PM Lee in COVID-19 address

"I hope you will work with me and colleagues to keep our families safe, keep Singapore secure, and move forward together," said PM Lee.

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