Singapore’s inflation likely held steady in March: Reuters poll

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s annual headline and core inflation rates likely remained unchanged in March from the previous month, a Reuters poll showed on Friday. Singapore’s consumer price index is expected to have risen 0.5 percent in March from ... ( read original story ...)

Vancouver, Here’s How Singapore’s ‘Flipping Tax’ Works

Christopher Cheung reports on urban issues for The Tyee. Find his previous stories here and follow him on Twitter at @bychrischeung. Singapore, one of the most economically free countries in the world, recognizes the displacing power of wealth and so is ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore scientists built a bot that builds IKEA chairs

If you find yourself shedding blood, sweat, tears and missing screws every time you try to build an IKEA furniture, here's some good news: there is now a robot that can do the hard work for you. A team of scientists at Singapore's Nanyang Technological ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Navy’s 180 Squadron keeps maritime terror at bay

SINGAPORE - They are the foot soldiers of Singapore's efforts to keep its waters safe, boarding ships in small teams to check that they have not been seized by pirates or terrorists, for example. In their full gear, the sea marshals of the Navy's 180 ... ( read original story ...)