Singapore and Indonesia agree on third maritime border treaty

SINGAPORE: After 10 rounds of discussions over three years, Singapore and Indonesia have agreed on a third maritime border treaty. The two countries’ foreign ministers on Friday (Feb 10) exchanged the Instruments of Ratification for the treaty which will ... ( read original story ...)

50 Tankers Idle In Singapore, UAE Ports

Around 50 oil product tankers are idling at the ports of Singapore and Fujairah ... According to lobby group BIMCo, as quoted by Hellenic Shipping News, this January saw the addition of 12 newbuilds to the global VLCC fleet. Maintenance season in the ... ( read original story ...)

How much will it cost to live in Singapore in 2050

Of late, we have been hearing about how Singapore is becoming more and more expensive each year. ECA International, a global HR consultancy firm, published a survey recently on the cost of living in various cities in the world. Unsurprisingly, Singapore's ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore's total fertility rate dipped to 1.20 in 2016

SINGAPORE - Slightly more Singaporeans tied the knot last year but fewer had children, according to latest preliminary figures released on Friday (Feb 10). There were just 68 more marriages, bringing the total to 23,873 unions in which at least one spouse ... ( read original story ...)