A SINGAPORE court found a former private banker guilty yesterday of trying to obstruct investigations linked to the corruption-tarred Malaysian development bank 1MDB.
The State Court convicted Yeo Jiawei, a former “wealth planner” at Swiss private bank BSI, on four charges...
Thursday 22nd Dec 2016
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MORE than 40 people in Singapore have been infected locally by the Zika virus, officials have warned, but they said most had fully recovered.
Singapore announced its first Zika infection in May, after the virus was imported by a 48-year-old man who had travelled to Brazil.
Tuesday 30th Aug 2016
CHINA slammed the United States’s latest aggressive moves in the South China Sea yesterday after Washington sent a spy plane to Singapore.
US Defence Secretary Ash Carter and Singaporean Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen followed their signing of an enhanced defence co-operation...
Wednesday 9th Dec 2015
SINGAPORE yesterday announced it had partially lifted a two-decade ban on HIV-positive people entering the country — prompting a cautious welcome from health campaigners.
According to the country’s Health Ministry the ban was lifted on April 1 this year, although this was...
Tuesday 1st Sep 2015
A teenager pleaded not guilty to charges of religious hatred and posting obscene images of Margaret Thatcher yesterday in a Singapore court.
Sixteen-year-old Amos Yee Pang Sang is on trial for posting an internet video in which he attacked Christians and Singapore’s founding...
Friday 8th May 2015
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