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  1. In health push, Singapore gets soda makers to cut sugar contentRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    Singapore's prime minister has urged people to drink water, eat wholemeal bread and choose brown rice over white in a health push that began with an agreement from soda makers to reduce the sugar content in drinks sold in the country. The campaign is aimed at curbing the incidence of diabetes in the city-state, where the number of adults with the disease could grow to nearly a million by 2050 from 440,000 in 2014, according to the Ministry of Health.

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  2. In pictures: Warship USS John S. McCain after collision with oil tanker Alnic MCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Times of Oman

    The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen after a collision, in Singapore waters on August 21, 2017. Photo - Reuters The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen after a collision, in Singapore waters on August 21, 2017.

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  3. Three ways Singapore can benefit from China's belt and roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | South China Morning Post

    Feng Da Hsuan and Liang Hai Ming say setting up diaspora finance and green supply chain systems, plus focusing on the China market, are how Singapore can become an irreplaceable part of the Belt and Road Initiative At the recent Business China Awards in Singapore, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong A emphasised that the Belt and Road Initiative welcomes participation and planning from all nations. As an important belt and road node, he said, Singapore can and will benefit from it.

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  4. USS John S. McCain Collides with Merchant Ship Near Strait of MalaccaRead the original story

    Monday | Holtville Tribune

    The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore today. There are currently 10 Sailors missing and five injured.

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  5. US warship collides with oil tanker near Singapore; 10 sailors missingRead the original story

    Monday | Channelnewsasia.com

    The US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S McCain is seen after a collision, in Singapore waters Aug 21, 2017. SINGAPORE: A search and rescue operation is under way for 10 US sailors after a US warship and an oil tanker collided off the coast of Singapore on Monday .

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  6. Singapore-Turkey FTA to come into force Oct 1, 2017: MTIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Business Times

    Singapore and Turkey have ratified the Turkey-Singapore Free Trade Agreement , and it will come into force on Oct 1, 2017, Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry said on Monday. SINGAPORE and Turkey have ratified the Turkey-Singapore Free Trade Agreement , and it will come into force on Oct 1, 2017, Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry said on Monday.

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  7. US Destroyer, Merchant Vessel Collide In Singapore WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Massita Ahmad SINGAPORE, Aug 21 --A United States guided-missile destroyer and a merchant vessel collided in Singapore waters today, and the US Navy reported five crew injured and 10 unaccounted for, according to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore . It said the destroyer, USS John McCain, and the Liberian-flagged merchant vessel, Alnic MC, collided in the Singapore Strait at 5.30 am.

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  8. 25 more years of flying out of Australia's Pearce Air Base for RSAF pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singapore's Defence Minister Dr Ng Eng Hen and Australia's Defence Minister Marise Payne have signed a treaty to allow RSAF pilots to continue training at Pearce Air Base in Western Australia for another 25 years. SINGAPORE: Pilots of the Republic of Singapore Air Force can continue to fly out of Pearce Air Base in Western Australia for another 25 years under a new treaty signed at the 10th meeting of the Singapore-Australia Joint Ministerial Committee on Monday .

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  9. U.S. Navy says USS John S. McCain sailing to port under own powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Yahoo!

    A U.S. warship damaged after colliding with a merchant vessel east of Singapore on Monday is sailing under its own power and heading to port, the U.S. Navy said. "Search and rescue efforts are underway in coordination with local authorities," the Navy said in a statement posted on the website of the Commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet.

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  10. USS John S McCain collides with oil tanker off coast of Singapore; 10 missing, 5 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Ten sailors are missing and five are injured after a US destroyer was involved in a collision with a merchant ship east of Singapore on Monday , the US Navy said in a statement. "The guided-missile destroyer USS John S McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while under way east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca on Aug 21," the statement from the US 7th Fleet Public Affairs said.

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  11. Source: U.S. 7th FleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KFVS12

    The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca, according to officials with U.S. 7th Fleet Public Affairs. The collision was reported at 6:24 a.m. Japan Standard Time, while the ship was transiting to a routine port visit in Singapore.

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  12. 10 Missing, 5 Injured In US Destroyer's Collision With Merchant VesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Malaysian National News Agency

    Ten sailors were missing and five others injured after the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant vessel in waters east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore early on Monday, China's Xinhua news agency reported the US navy as saying. According to the statement by US Navy's 7th Fleet, USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant vessel while underway east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore at 6.24 am local time, with initial reports saying the ship's port side aft sustained damage.

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  13. Singapore: 10 Sailors missing after US destroyer collides with oil tankerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Asian Correspondent

    The US Navy has launched a search and rescue mission for 10 missing sailors after the USS John McCain collided with a merchant vessel off the coast of Singapore on Monday. Source: Wikipedia Commons THE US Navy said 10 sailors of its are missing after guided-missile destroyer USS John S McCain collided with a merchant vessel off the coast of Singapore early Monday. 1 comment

  14. 10 Sailors Missing After U.S. Navy Destroyer Collides with Merchant ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... S. McCain, a guided-missile destroyer, was involved in a collision early Monday with a merchant vessel east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca resulting in damage to its port side aft, according to the U.S. Navy. Search and rescue efforts are ...

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  15. 10 sailors missing after US warship and tanker collide off SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | South China Morning Post

    An international search-and-rescue mission is under way after the pre-dawn accident involving the USS John S. McCain, which left five sailors injured The US Navy says 10 of its sailors are missing and five are injured after the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with a tanker east of Singapore early on Monday morning. A search-and-rescue effort was under way after what was the second accident involving US Navy destroyers in Asian waters in little more than two months.

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  16. USS John S McCain collides with merchant shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    BREAKING NEWS: USS John S McCain collides with merchant ship: Search and rescue operation underway after destroyer crashes in the South China Sea Five sailors have been reported injured and 10 are missing after the USS John S McCain was involved in a collision with a merchant vessel on Monday morning US guided-missile destroyer collided with merchant vessel Alnic MC at 5.24am east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca This is the second collision involving a ship from the Navy's 7th Fleet in the Pacific in two months Five sailors have been reported injured and 10 are missing after the USS John S McCain was involved in a collision with a merchant vessel on Monday morning, the Navy has said.

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  17. US Navy destroyer in accident at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NEWS.com.au

    This US Navy file photo taken in 2013 shows the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S McCain. Picture: AFP RESCUE efforts are under way after a US Navy destroyer was involved in a collision with a merchant vessel off the coast of Singapore.

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  18. Watch If Trump Is - Aberration' for U.S., Says Singapore's ChanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    Sitting at the southern end of the strategic Malacca Strait, Singapore is Southeast Asia's wealthiest state, a financial center where some of the world's biggest banks do business. But the small nation of 278 square miles has been snared in a tussle for influence between the U.S. and China.

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  19. Today in Pictures, Aug 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | The Straits Times

    The collision between US guided-missile destroyer USS John McCain and Liberian-flagged merchant vessel Alnic MC in Singapore territorial waters, Jowen Lim wins wushu gold in daoshu and gunshu, and other pictures from around the world in Today in Pictures. The USS John S. McCain, a guided-missile destroyer which collided with the Alnic MC on Monday morning arrived near the Changi Naval Base.

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  20. NTUC to offer discounts on 8 rice products to encourage healthy eatingRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: NTUC FairPrice will be offering a discount of at least 10 per cent on eight healthier rice products from Aug 21 to 30. Announcing details after Prime Minister's Lee Hsien Loong's National Day Rally speech on Sunday evening , Singapore largest supermarket chain said the products include brown and red rice from its housebrand, as well as a brand of low glycemic index rice. This is to promote wholegrain rice as a healthier alternative to white rice by "moderating costs of healthier food alternatives," said NTUC FairPrice.

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