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  1. Youth Corps pilot group gets set for community projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Straits Times

    More than two-thirds of Singapore's first national corps of volunteers are women, and four in five are students.

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  2. PM Lee discusses US-Singapore economic ties, TPP in US meetingsRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... first day of his working visit to the United States this week. Both meetings touched on the bilateral ties between Singapore and the US as well as the progress of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the ambitious free trade pact currently being ...

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  3. S$2m for first batch of Youth Corps projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The first batch of volunteers under the Youth Corps Singapore programme will be able to tap into some S$2 million of funds for projects, says Parliamentary Secretary for the Community, Culture and Youth Ministry Low Yen Ling.

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  4. A Conversation with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien LoongRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2013 | CFR.org

    Speaker: Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister, Republic of Singapore Presider: J. Stapleton Roy, Distinguished Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars June 24, 2014 Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong discusses strategic challenges and opportunities in Asia, as well as the role of trade, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and broader foreign ... (more)

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  5. Changi handled 4.37m passengers in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Suria

    Singapore Changi Airport handled 4.37 million passengers in May, a growth of two per cent compared to the same period a year ago.

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  6. Works of Wonder created by ordinary Singaporeans at PAssionArts FestivalRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... art and look at art. The PAssionArts Festival 2014 has brought together residents in various neighbourhoods around Singapore to create large scale artworks out of old and recycled items. The festival is organised by the People's Association ...

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  7. Pilot intake of volunteer youth corps to embark on community projectsRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... volunteers will be embarking on this year. They form the pilot intake of the national volunteer scheme Youth Corps Singapore, an idea first mooted by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during last year's National Day Rally to increase opportunities for ...

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  8. Bird study group gets $200,000 from S'pore donorRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Straits Times

    A GROUP of volunteers pioneering the study of bird behaviour in Singapore has received a surprise donation of $200,000 from a member of the public who wishes to stay anonymous.

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  9. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong visits...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Suria

    ... in Washington DC and New York. He will deliver a speech at a reception to mark the10th anniversary of the US-Singapore Free Trade Agreeement, and speak at the Council on Foreign Relations. Mr Lee, who last visited the US in April 2013, will also ...

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  10. Letters: On Ukraine, Singapore, employment, housing, food trucks, the John Birch Society, footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Economist

    ... is at stake is not any short-term positive or negative impact on the government, but the sort of public debate Singapore should have. When someone makes false and malicious personal allegations that impugn a person's character or integrity, the ...

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  11. Singapore 'naturally concerned' about...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Suria

    Singapore has raised concern over Malaysia's Forest City development project which involves reclamation works in the Straits of Johor.

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  12. S'pore Very Concerned over Johor land reclamation project, may complain to in'tl tribunalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... a total land size of about 2,000ha - bigger than Pangkor island - could have potential transboundary effects and Singapore is concerned. Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has written to his Malaysian counterpart Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak ...

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  13. Remembering heroesRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... man and most likely he would have wanted to be close to ordinary people in death as in life. Hero Heng left Singapore a nobler place than he had found it. For this, people like him deserve lasting recognition. A bench in a park, humble though it is, ...

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  14. Royal Brunei Air Force Signs Aviation Training ContractRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Aero-News Network

    ... for BAE Systems' military aviation training at Tamworth. The Company also provides air grading for the Republic of Singapore Air Force, CASA qualification training for the Republic of Singapore flying instructors and flight training for Papua New ...

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  15. Singapore "concerned" about impact of Malaysia's reclamation worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said that given Singapore's proximity to Johor, it is "naturally concerned" about any possible transboundary impact on the country from Malaysian property development projects that involve reclamation works in the Straits of Johor.

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  16. Business Traveler: Priceline's Buying SpreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Skift

    ... some local flavor to its Delta terminal with the opening of The Original Farmers Market. Read more at Skift Singapore Changi Airport to Lure More Flights by Cutting Airlines' Fees: Changi Airport Group the management company for Changi Airport, ...

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  17. Singapore Changi Airport to Lure More Flights by Cutting Airlines' FeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Skift

    ... who love what it has to offer them. Changi Airport Group (CAG) the management company for Changi Airport, Singapore, has announced that it will commit S$100 million additional funds through various initiatives and take measures to reduce the cost to ...

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  18. Dangers of 'please-all economics' real, S'pore must make hard choices: PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Straits Times

    Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaks at the National Junior College 45th Anniversary at the Grand Ballroom, Mandarin Orchard Singapore.

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  19. S$69,000 donation for mosques ahead of RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Suria

    SINGAPORE: Singapore Buddhist Lodge made a S$69,000 donation for all 69 mosques in Singapore, accompanied by 20 tonnes of rice for mosques and Muslim organisations.

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  20. Polish orphan Colleen Turzynski had lost contact with her Singapore...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... had met Kazimierz, a performer, while travelling in Poland in the early 1980s. And that when Kui Yin returned to Singapore, the couple wrote to each other and their relationship blossomed. The couple planned to settle down here eventually, but were ...

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