Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 8)

Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Singapore, Indonesia. (Page 8)

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  1. Niche scheme in primary schools being phased outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    West View Primary School's Learning for Life programme is the brass band, with the school looking to help students appreciate music. SINGAPORE: The niche scheme was introduced 10 years ago to help every school develop excellence in a particular field but it has attracted its fair share of controversy.

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  2. Racial integration: What the US can learn from S'poreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Straits Times

    IN THINKING about the United States' enduring racial divide, I found myself intrigued by lessons from an unlikely source: Singapore. To help prepare for a trip there this week - as a guest of the National University of Singapore - I asked the country's Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam what he regarded as the country's biggest success.

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  3. PM wields diplomatic soft power ahead of security talks with SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | ABC News

    MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: Building stronger defence and security ties will be at the centre of the Prime Minister's agenda in formal bilateral talks with Singapore today. Closer military cooperation and improving the 2003 free trade deal between the two nations will feature in the talks.

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  4. Trade TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Telegraph

    CPG Corporation of Singapore, the corporate entity of what was formerly Singapore Public Works Group, signed a memorandum of understanding with public sector consultant major Mecon Limited on June 22, to work together in infrastructure and urban development sectors. A leader in infrastructure development and management services in the Asia-Pacific, the Singapore firm has built several big-ticket infrastructure projects, including Singapore Changi Airport.

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  5. PM cooks up support ahead of security talks with SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | ABC News

    Building stronger defence and security ties will be at the centre of the Prime Minister's agenda in formal bilateral talks with Singapore today. But before the formal discussions begin, Tony Abbott has been wielding Australia's diplomatic soft power in Singapore - with barbecues.

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  6. Government officials to be trained in tackling cyber crimeRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Daily Star

    In collaboration with World Bank, the government will train up to 2500 officials on cyber crime prevention. 85 officials have already completed their training from both National University of Singapore and ESI Training Institute of India.

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  7. Singapore tourism chief tells Hong Kong of need to balance interests of locals and visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | South China Morning Post

    Singapore tourism official says the industry 'is not an end in itself', but should add to the quality of life for residents in a city destination A balance must be struck between the needs of tourists and residents when creating attractions in a city destination, a top Singapore tourism official says. As animosity festers between Hongkongers and mainlanders amid an influx of tourists from across the border, Edward Chew Chin-heng said planners in regional "rival" Singapore strived to ensure local residents' needs were also taken care of.

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  8. Professor (Full / Associate / Assistant) Department of MedicineRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Nature Neuroscience

    Nazarbayev University was launched in 2010 as the premier national, as well as regional, research university, partnering with some of the most recognized names in international Higher Education, including Cambridge University, National University of Singapore, Duke University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and University College London, with the objective to build a western-style research university with English as the medium of instruction. ) is being developed in conjunction with the University of Pittsburgh Medical School and was established in 2014.

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  9. Singapore, Australia premiers strengthen ties over barbecueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott greet residents during their visit to Bishan Park in Singapore on Jun 28, 2015. Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott don balloon hats as they visit Bishan Park in Singapore, Jun 28, 2015.

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  10. More than 200,000 visit Lee Kuan Yew exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The National Museum of Singapore still saw a sizeable crowd of Singaporean and tourist visitors on its last day, Jun 28. SINGAPORE: More than 200,000 people have visited the Lee Kuan Yew exhibition at the National Museum of Singapore since it opened its doors on Mar 25. Sunday marks the last day of the exhibition, and there was a still a sizeable number of Singaporeans and tourists who flocked to the museum before it closed. The exhibition pays tribute to Singapore's first Prime Minister, featuring a selection of photos, audiovisual recordings and artefacts that chronicle his life and political career.

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  11. Sunflowers from Pasir Ris youths to brighten up livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean , who is also MP for Pasir Ris GRC, meets youths who were distributing sunflowers in a bid to encourage fellow Singaporeans to bring sunshine to the less fortunate in the community. SINGAPORE: About 200 youth from the Pasir Ris-Punggol area distributed 3,000 sunflowers at five MRT stations - Ang Mo Kio, Dhoby Ghaut, Sengkang, Tampines and Pasir Ris - on Sunday in a bid to encourage fellow Singaporeans to bring sunshine to the less fortunate in the community.

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  12. Durian season goes into full swing with durian partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Straits Times

    Durian season is in full swing, with Singaporeans indulging in this year's bountiful harvest by buying more of the spiky fruit and throwing durian parties. Ten durian sellers whom SundayLife! interviewed over the past week say sales have increased by 10 to 30 per cent this season, compared to last year.

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  13. Zouk confirms move to Clarke Quay, last party at Jiak Kim Street in May 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Straits Times

    The 24-year-old nightspot will bid farewell to its Jiak Kim Street home in May 2016. It hopes to start operations at Clarke Quay by June 2016 at the earliest, or September at the latest.

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  14. Singaporean injured at Taipei water park blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Straits Times

    A cloud of coloured powder exploded over a crowd during a live event at the water park and erupted into a huge fireball, a New York Times report said. "One Singaporean who was at the event was injured," said the Singapore Trade Office in Taipei.

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  15. Singaporean among those injured in Taiwan water park blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Singapore Trade Office in Taipei has said a Singaporean was injured in the explosion at the Formosa Fun Coast Water Park on Saturday. A general view shows the explosion site of the water park in Pali district, in New Taipei City, on June 28, 2015.

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  16. Downtown Line 2 to open ahead of schedule in December: Transport Minister LuiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: The 12 stations of the new Downtown Line 2 will open in December 2015, ahead of its first quarter of 2016 time frame, Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew announced during a community visit to the Zhenghua Division on Sunday . This comes after authorities managed to "completely resolve" a delay caused by the insolvency of Alpine Bau, the main contractor responsible for three stations.

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  17. Edmond Ip with his family during a holiday in Prague last year. Photo: Edmond IpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Star Online

    With over four decades of experience in the hospitality industry, Edmond Ip is certainly no stranger to that field. He has held senior positions with Hyatt in Indonesia, Singapore and London; co-founded Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts; and spent 13 years with InterContinental Hotel Group.

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  18. Australia PM Abbott officially opens new James Cook University Singapore campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott officially opened James Cook University's Singapore campus at Sims Drive on Sunday , as part of his official visit to the Republic. Also present was Senior Minister of State for Law and Education Indranee Rajah.

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  19. 2 dive trails to open at Sisters' Islands Marine Park in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Straits Times

    Two dive trails at Sisters' Islands Marine Park, complete with 20 underwater signboards that provide information on marine biodiversity, are being piloted by the National Parks Board in September. Navigating the dive trails will bring scuba divers up close with Singapore's underwater gems, such as feather stars that sway in the currents, or shy butterfly fish that zoom away when approached.

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  20. As Savewell supermarkets closed, Sheng Siong was bornRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Straits Times

    Savewell , which Phey Yew Kok had a hand in setting up, began to shut in 1985. The first Sheng Siong store took the place of a Savewell outlet in Ang Mo Kio.

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