Singapore Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. As President Trump limits US presence overseas, China looks to fill void in SE AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... United States. Obama had presented the deal among Pacific Rim countries, including Malaysia, Vietnam, Brunei and Singapore, as symbolic of U.S. commitment to the region -- and a crucial curb of Chinese power. As the remaining TPP countries discuss ...

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  2. PM Lee commends Facebook's commitment to dealing with fake newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said he was "glad" that Facebook is committed to working with partners to deal with fake news after meeting the social media giant's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg on Wednesday . During the meeting, they spoke about the latest developments on Facebook and Mr Lee highlighted that fake news on social platforms is one issue that is preoccupying them.

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  3. Parked in the Pyrenees, an A380 Awaits New Owner -- or ScrapyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Airbus SE superjumbo to exit service will be stored minus its engines at a French airfield next week as its owner seeks a new operator for a plane that while still relatively young in industry terms has fallen out of favor with airlines. Singapore Airlines Ltd. , the model's first customer.

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  4. Vladimir Putin wrote this Bloomberg op-ed article about tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | SFGate

    ... and became more diversified. Talks on a similar agreement with China concluded a short while ago. Talks with Singapore have begun, and we are working on the possibility of signing a free-trade agreement with the Association of Southeast Asian ...

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  5. Shilla Opens More Duty-Free Shops in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Chosun Ilbo

    Shilla now runs a total of 23 duty-free stores in Singapore Changi Airport, which hosts the world's largest annual capacity of 82 million passengers.

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  6. Commentary: Less than promising start to the US president's visit to AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... of regional influence. The trade deal was the economic pillar of the Obama Administration's rebalance to Asia. As Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong recently pointed out in Washington , the US might be able to push for a better trade deal ...

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  7. Singapore, Thailand to step up maritime cooperation and counter-terrorism effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen calling on Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha during his three-day visit to Thailand. SINGAPORE: Singapore and Thailand has vowed to work together in areas of mutual interest such as maritime security, counter-terrorism and cybersecurity, the Ministry of Defence said in a news release on Monday .

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  8. Kishore Mahbubani to retire as dean of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Kishore Mahbubani, founding dean of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, is set to retire from his position at the end of 2017. SINGAPORE: Professor Kishore Mahbubani, the founding dean of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy , will retire from his leadership position at the school on Dec 31 this year, the National University of Singapore announced on Monday .

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  9. USS Coronado Departs SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | Marine News

    The littoral combat ship USS Coronado departed Singapore Nov. 4 after completing a 14-month rotational deployment to Southeast Asia. During the deployment, the ship and crew operated with navies of 16 partner nations, participated in 11 multilateral and bilateral exercises, and made 10 strategic port visits across the region.

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  10. USS Coronado departs Singapore after 14- month rotational deployment to Southeast AsiaRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2017 | Holtville Tribune

    The littoral combat ship USS Coronado departed Singapore yesterday after completing a 14-month rotational deployment to Southeast Asia. During the deployment, the ship and crew operated with navies of 16 partner nations, participated in 11 multilateral and bilateral exercises, and made 10 strategic port visits across the region.

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  11. AirAsia launches Bintulu- S'pore serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | Daily Express

    Kuala Lumpur: AirAsia Bhd, the world's best low-cost airline for nine times in a row, has launched its first international route from Bintulu, Sarawak to Singapore, commencing on Dec 27, 2017 with four times weekly direct flights. In a statement here, the airline said the introduction of the new unique route was in line with its continuous expansion plan in Sarawak.

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  12. Police Plan Heavy Presence for LA Trump ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | NBC Los Angeles

    OCTOBER 23: U.S. President Donald Trump listens to Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong as they deliver joint statements in the Rose Garden of the White House October 23, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump and Lee are meeting ahead of Trump's first official visit to Asia to attend the APEC and ASEAN meetings during the first two weeks of November.

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  13. Four reasons Trumpa s Asia trip is so importantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... ties with other Asian allies. He has hosted several Asian leaders in his first year in office, most recently Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. In June, Trump hosted South Korea's newly elected President Moon Jae-in at the White House. Trump ...

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  14. 'PM Lee, my army buddy': What it was like doing NS with the man who became Prime MinisterRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    From leading by example to enjoying soup kambing together, here's what Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's army buddies remember most about him. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong taking a group photo with guests at the NS50 dinner reception on Oct 30. SINGAPORE: It was the soup kambing at Chong Pang Village that 65-year-old retired Lieutenant Colonel Tan Seng Poh remembers as being the best in Singapore.

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  15. Singapore minister says he is prepared to become next PM if called uponRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Reuters

    One of the contenders to be Singapore's next leader on Monday said he had an obligation to be ready to take on the job. In rare comments about succession by a public official, cabinet member Chan Chun Sing said whoever took over was unlikely to drastically change the government's policy direction.

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  16. Marina Bay floating platform to be redeveloped to serve as primary venue for National Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: The Marina Bay floating platform will be redeveloped into a permanent space that commemorates National Service , announced Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Monday . "We will extend the platform to open up a larger and more accessible space, and increase the current seating capacity so that more Singaporeans can join in the parade," said Mr Lee at a dinner reception held at the floating platform to mark 50 years of National Service.

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  17. I may not have stayed at Blair House, but I got to play golf with Trump: PM NajibRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... leader Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, who had asked why he did not receive an invitation to stay at Blair House, unlike Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Mr Lee stayed at Blair House on Oct 21 during his last official working visit to Washington - ...

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  18. 5 Things to Know MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | KSTP

    President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, in Washington. President Donald Trump expressed renewed frustration Sunday over the investigations into alleged ties between his campaign associates and Russian government officials, saying on Twitter that the "facts are pouring out" about links to Russia by his former presidential opponent, Hillary Clinton.

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  19. Trump Comes Ahead with Fresh Criticism of Russia InquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | KSTP

    ... into Russia ties led by special counsel Robert Mueller. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, in Washington. "Contrary to what ...

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  20. This Republic Day will see a parade of PMs from Asean nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | The Times of India

    ... the R-Day parade. outreach ever. Government sources confirmed to TOI that prime ministers of both Vietnam and Singapore have confirmed their participation in the event which rolls out India's military might and also colourful tableaux from Indian ...

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