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  1. Singapore leaders send condolences over Genoa bridge collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Rescuers inspect the rubble and wreckage by the Morandi motorway bridge in Genoa after a section collapsed on Aug 14, 2018. SINGAPORE: President Halimah Yacob and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong have written to their respective Italian counterparts to express their condolences over the collapse of a motorway bridge in Genoa.

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  2. a Singapore joins ranks of A330 MRTT operatorsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Images posted on social media show the aircraft landing at Changi East airbase, where Singapore's Boeing KC-135R tankers are based. Changi East Air Base is located west of runway 20R, opposite Singapore Changi Airport.

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  3. Crypto Night Returns with a Blockchain Crash Course by Developers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The highly anticipated August rendition of Crypto Night, hosted by Talenta and BlockConnectors, featured a lively programme lineup delivering in-depth blockchain education, interactive panel debates and of course, night-long chances to network with industry leaders, up-and-coming ICO projects and fellow blockchain enthusiasts. Whilst the first Crypto Night showcased a full-throttle lineup of six ICO pitches and two panel discussions, August's programme aimed at cementing connections and community via education.

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  4. PropNex Grows Locally and Regionally with Further Expansion in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    PropNex announced the official launch of PropNex Realty Company Limited, at its recent 2nd Quarterly Convention, witnessed by close to 4,000-strong audience of salespersons, guests and Guest-of-Honour, President of the Republic of Singapore, Halimah Yacob, at The Star Performing Arts Centre. Presently, PropNex Vietnam has its own 2,637 sq ft office at 5th Floor, Twins Tower, 85 Cach Mang Thang Tam Street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam with over 80 salespersons.

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  5. PM Lee to deliver National Day Rally speech on Aug 19 at ITE College CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will deliver his National Day Rally 2018 speech on Sunday, Aug 19 at the Institute of Technical Education College Central at Ang Mo Kio. Mr Lee will speak in Malay and Mandarin from 6.45pm to 7.30pm, and in English from 8.15pm to 9.30pm, the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement on Tuesday .

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  6. Singapore police dogs to help recover bodies in Laos after dam collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... and K9 dogs. This is the first time the dogs are being deployed for an overseas mission. (Photo: SPF, SCDF) SINGAPORE: Three Singapore Police Force (SPF) sniffer dogs have been deployed to Laos to help recover bodies in the aftermath of the massive ...

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  7. Commentary: Our environment influences our diet and activity more than we thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... and chips and drink soft drinks at a beach cafe in Brighton, Britain, September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville SINGAPORE: Singapore's War on Diabetes has captured the attention of a worldwide audience as, for the first time in history, a country ...

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  8. Xenophobia, identity and Singaporean insecurities: Filmmaker Kelvin Tong goes On the RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: "It's really too early to tell," says award-winning filmmaker Kelvin Tong when I ask him what he thinks constitutes national identity. During a week when Singaporeans are celebrating National Day , he is doing a series of interviews publicising his upcoming film Republic of Food, in which food is one of the defining elements of the Singaporean identity.

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  9. The Singaporean grad who ditched his corporate dreams because of a glue-sniffer in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... life to "making the world a more equal place for people like the boy". After getting his economics degree from the Singapore Management University, Mr Tay joined Radion International, the relief and development agency he had volunteered with ...

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  10. President appoints expert committee to study Sri Lanka-Singapore FTARead the original story

    Saturday Aug 11 | Colombo Page

    Aug 11, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed an expert committee to study Sri Lanka - Singapore Free Trade Agreement and to submit a report to him within two months. The President has appointed this committee after considering the views expressed to the President by various parties regarding the agreement.

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  11. Duterte expected to attend economic forum in Vietnam next month--WEFRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Manila Bulletin

    President Duterte is reported to be one of the state leaders who will participate in the three-day World Economic Forum in Hanoi, Vietnam next month. According to WEF, Duterte is among the registered heads of state who will attend the meeting from September 11 to 13. So far, eight Southeast Asian countries will be represented by their top leader, including this year's host Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguya ...n XuA n PhAoc.

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  12. Shanmugam shares 1966 letter between founding fathers on suggested...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Straits Times

    ... my suggestion for the pledge for your Flag Raising Ceremony." The suggested text reads: "We, as citizens of Singapore, pledge ourselves to forget differences of race, language and religion and become one united people; to build a democratic society ...

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  13. In pictures: The 2018 National Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A spectator puts her hand over her ears as fighter jets scream overhead at the 2018 National Day Parade SINGAPORE: They came in a sea of red - Singaporeans, young and old - lapping up psychedelic performances, air force and naval aerobatic stunts and much more for a massive bash marking the nation's 53rd year of independence. Here is a recap of the National Day parade which was directed by film-maker Boo Junfeng.

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  14. Singapore Airlines introduces upgraded A380 on Zurich routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 19 | Air Transport World

    Singapore Airlines has replaced its Airbus A380 on the Zurich-Singapore route with an A380 version fitted with the latest onboard cabin productions and innovations. ATW understands this also marks the delivery completion of five new A380s.

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  15. Google Doodle marks 110th birthday of Native American engineer Mary G. Ross - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | CNET News.com

    ... her name in 1992. Outside the US, Google Doodle highlighted the 53rd anniversary of the passing of the Republic of Singapore Independence Act and Indian cricket player Dilip Sardesai's 78th birthday .

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  16. NDP 2018 celebrates everyday Singaporeans with stunning visuals and nostalgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: It started like a sell-out rock concert, with 25,000 spectators and a stage that erupted in flashing lights and a twanging electric guitar solo. Only it wasn't a rock concert, but the show segment of this year's National Day Parade on Thursday , and the guitar solo was a rendition of the national anthem Majulah Singapura.

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  17. Singaporeans talk about what it means to be from the city stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | South China Morning Post

    Singapore National Day is today. We ask Singaporeans about the characteristics that set them apart from other nationalities and, with its identity still evolving, what the city state will be like in another 50 years Ask Singaporeans about their plans for National Day today and they may tell you they intend to head to the beach or that it's just another day off work to relax.

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  18. Keeping it in the family: Southeast Asia's powerful political dynastiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Asian Correspondent

    ... there have been many instances of good old-fashioned nepotism or kids hanging off the coattails of mum or dad. Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew congratulates his son, newly installed Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (C) as President S.R. ...

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  19. President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi addresses the Egyptian people to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Egypt Today

    ... Mohamed Ihab Amin to the Singaporean Embassy in Cairo to offer greetings on the occasion of the National Day of Singapore. Also, Sisi delegated Presidential Secretary Mohamed Adel Mokhtar to the Embassy of the Plurinational State of Bolivia in Cairo ...

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  20. 53rd Year of Independence of SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Manila Bulletin

    THE Republic of Singapore celebrates today the 53rd anniversary of its independence, as it leads the celebration of the 51st founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations . Singapore is a highly urbanized city-state in the southern tip of the Malaysian peninsula in Southeast Asia.

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