Singapore says foreigners need permit for public assemblies

SINGAPORE Singapore posted new public speaking rules on Friday, clarifying that foreign companies and individuals need a permit to sponsor or take part in certain events, in an amendment that will restrict foreign support for an annual gay-rights gathering. ( read original story ...)

Singapore PM pays respects to King

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Friday paid his respects to the late King Bhumibol in the Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall at the Grand Palace. Mr Lee and his wife Ho Ching arrived at the Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall at 10.15am to lay a wreath ... ( read original story ...)

Virgin America, Singapore Air are top airlines – again!

Virgin America flight attendants line a red carpet at Dallas Love Field on April 25, 2014. (Photo: Max Faulkner, Fort Worth Star-Telegram via AP) It seems as if the number of “world’s best airline” rankings has growing during the past decade. ( read original story ...)

Singapore Landlords, Take a Bow

Andy Mukherjee is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering industrial companies and financial services. He previously was a columnist for Reuters Breakingviews. He has also worked for the Straits Times, ET NOW and Bloomberg News. Say you're a landlord whose ... ( read original story ...)

Coney Island: The life and death of a lonely Singapore cow

Singapore's favourite - and only - wild cow died this week ... A health screening!" While some compared the news to the death of Cincinnati Zoo gorilla Harambe, others like Zulkifli Rokhim offered a cheeky suggestion. "Rename the place 'Cowney Island ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Says Neutral Policy to Stay as Economy Shrinks

Singapore’s central bank signaled it will stick to its neutral currency policy for an extended period of time after the economy contracted the most in four years, sending the local dollar to a seven-month low. After easing twice in 2015 and again in ... ( read original story ...)