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  1. National Gallery Singapore celebrates first anniversary with a major festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    An artist impression on facade light show that will be projected unto the National Gallery during its first year anniversary celebrations festival. SINGAPORE: Next year, visitors to the National Gallery Singapore can expect more public art, more collaborations with international museums, and a brand new Children's Biennale.

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  2. President Tony Tan will not stand in next Presidential ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    In a Facebook post, President Tony Tan Keng Yam said he looks forward to seeing Singapore's first Malay President after 46 years. SINGAPORE: President Tony Tan Keng Yam on Tuesday announced that he will not seek a second term in office, as the upcoming election will be reserved for eligible Malay candidates.

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  3. Commonwealth Secretary-General calls on PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 2 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Call on Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong by Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, The Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, on Nov 2, 2016. SINGAPORE: The Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, Patricia Scotland, called on Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the Istana on Wednesday .

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  4. The United States and The Philippines: Messy divorce or just a tiff?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Hill

    ... and may languish for several years. China would make hay with its own regional economic blueprint in the meantime. Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said bluntly that the region sees TPP as a test of U.S. credibility. The second is the ...

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  5. ESM Goh to be Governing Board chairman of LKY School from April next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong will take over as the new Governing Board chairman of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore from Apr 1 next year. In a press release, LKY School said ESM Goh will succeed Professor Wang Gungwu, who is stepping down on Mar 31, 2017.

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  6. 15 airports where you'll actually want to have a long layoverRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | MSN Living

    Fodor's Travel" height="373" title="Source: Fodor's Travel - Photo courtesy of Singapore Changi Airport" width="624" /> Singapore's Changi Airport has a two-story butterfly garden with a 27-foot waterfall, a garden with around 40 species of cacti, and orchid and sunflower gardens. It also hosts a rooftop pool, several in-terminal hotels, one of the world's tallest airport slides at 4 stories high, and a Fish Spa that offers treatments like hot stone massages, fish pedicures, and ear candling.

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  7. Singapore tech aid for skills varsity in AssamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Guwahati, Nov. 1: A world-class skill development university will be set up in Assam with technical expertise and assistance from the Singapore government. The proposed green field skill development university will impart skill development training on a par with the best institutes in the country and elsewhere.

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  8. Singapore 'not in a crisis'; longer-term strategy needed for growth: PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Programmes to help businesses and workers will be scaled up, says Mr Lee, who also singled out PMETs as a group that the Government is paying special attention to. SINGAPORE: Despite slowing economic growth, Singapore is "not in a crisis", said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Tuesday , calling instead for a longer-term strategy to continue growing and creating good jobs.

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  9. Govt paying special attention to needs of PMETs: PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    In light of the changing workforce, Mr Lee called on the labour movement to not only rally the workers, but to widen its reach to cover not only PMETs but also new economy jobs. SINGAPORE: Professionals, managers, executives and technicians are a group that the Government is paying special attention to, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Tuesday as he outlined Singapore's strategy to continue growing and creating good jobs.

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  10. Praxair, GE Aviation Launch Joint Surface Technologies VentureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Products Finishing

    ... perations for PG Technologies will be based in Ellisville, Mississippi, Indianapolis, Indiana, and the Republic of Singapore. PG Technologies services will also be supported by the global facility network of Praxair Surface Technologies.

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  11. Palestinian National Authority's education minister visits SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    PNA's Minister of Education and Higher Education Sabri Saidam is in Singapore at the invitation of Acting Minister for Education Ong Ye Kung under the auspices of Singapore's Enhanced Technical Assistance Package for the Palestinians, says MFA. Acting Minister for Education Ong Ye Kung with Palestinian National Authority's Minister of Education and Higher Education Sabri Saidam.

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  12. Australia's Chief of Air Force conferred top military honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Air Marshal Gavin Davies received the prestigious military award for his significant contributions in forging closer ties between the Royal Australian Air Force and the Republic of Singapore Air Force, says MINDEF. Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen congratulating Chief of the Royal Australian Air Force, Air Marshal Gavin Davies, after the Meritorious Service Medal investiture at the Ministry of Defence.

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  13. Singaporean navy's vessel arrives in VisakhapatnamRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    NK India , Visakhapatnam [India], Oct. 31 : As a part of 'SIMBEX-16', the ongoing Bilateral Naval Exercise between Navies of the Republic of Singapore and India, RSS Formidable, of Republic of Singapore Navy yesterday reached Visakhapatnam on a five-day visit to the Eastern Naval Command, ENC. RSS Formidable is the first of the six multi-role stealth frigates which forms part of the 185 Squadron based at Changi.

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  14. 10:11 Israeli PM Netanyahu to visit Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan in coming 3 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | AkiPress

    The Israeli newspaper reported that Mr Netanyahu announced his plans to visit Singapore and three other countries Australia, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan at a cabinet meeting on October 30. In April, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong made his first official visit to Israel and met Mr Netanyahu as prime ministers for the first time.

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  15. President Tony Tan pays tribute to healthcare pioneer Kwa Soon BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    "Soon Bee contributed significantly to Singapore in a long and distinguished public service career," says President Tony Tan Keng Yam in a letter to his wife Mrs Lucy Kwa. Dr Kwa Soon Bee next to former Foreign Affairs Minister George Yeo during a meal in 2013.

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  16. Israeli PM Netanyahu to visit Singapore: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Mr Lee Hsien Loong and Mr Benjamn Netanyahu met for the first time as prime ministers on Apr 19, 2016. SINGAPORE: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit Singapore in the next three months, according to a report by the Jerusalem Post.

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  17. Singapore naval ship RSS Formidable in Vizag for 'SIMBEX-16'1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | India.com

    Visakhapatnam, Oct 30: Multi-role stealth frigate of Singapore Navy, RSS Formidable arrived here on a five-day visit to the eastern naval command as a part of the ongoing bilateral exercise between Navies of Republic of Singapore and India, 'SIMBEX-16'. Commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Khoo Aik Leong Albert, RSS Formidable is the first of the six multi-role stealth frigates which forms part of the 185 squadron based at Changi.

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  18. Huaneng Power International Inc. (HNP) Upgraded by TheStreet to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... respective regional or provincial grid companies in the People's Republic of China (PRC) and in the Republic of Singapore (Singapore). Receive News & Ratings for Huaneng Power International Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a ...

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  19. Netanyahu to visit 3 states never-before visited by sitting Israeli PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    Within the next three months, Netanyahu will travel to Australia, Singapore and Kazakhstan along with Azerbaijan, where he briefly visited during former premiership in 1997. Benjamin and Sara Netanyahu board a plane ahead of the UN General Assembly in New York.

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  20. Healthcare pioneer Dr Kwa Soon Bee dies aged 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... 1984 - Dr Kwa spearheaded the redevelopment of many public hospitals and the expansion of the polyclinic network. SINGAPORE: Dr Kwa Soon Bee, a former civil servant and a pioneer of Singapore's healthcare system, died on Sunday (Oct 30) at the age ...

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