New arbitration court office to boost dispute resolution

SINGAPORE — The Republic will gain a stronger foothold in the new area of dispute resolution between foreign investors and states — or investment dispute resolution — with the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) to set up a staffed office here in ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore’s home-sharing site Roomorama to cease operations

Set up in 2009 by Singaporean Teo Jia En, 35, and her Italian husband Federico Folcia, 38, Roomorama announced last week on its website that it has stopped accepting bookings, while it mulls over its future. “Increasing competition and regulatory ... ( read original story ...)

He joins Red Cross to help others after relative’s death

A relative's death prompted him to start volunteering in 2014 with the Singapore Red Cross (SRC). Three years later, Mr Deniis Mark, 53, is one of 28 individuals and eight organisations presented with awards at the fifth Singapore Red Cross Awards yesterday. ( read original story ...)