3 historical places in Singapore

At 52-years old, Singapore is young compared to countries like Rome, Greece, even the USA. The relative lack of years however has not dampened its historical significance. Singapore had a baptism of fire of sorts, when the World Wars rocked the world and ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore June bank lending rises 7.6 pct on-year

SINGAPORE, July 31 (Reuters) - Singapore's total bank lending in June rose 7.6 percent compared to a year earlier, helped by increases in housing and bridging loans, central bank data showed on Monday. Loans and advances by domestic banking units in the ... ( read original story ...)

OCBC Cycle 2017 rolls out exciting lead-up activities

OCBC, the sponsor of this cycling fiesta since 2009 ... which will take place on Oct 7 and 28 from 9am to noon at the Singapore Sports Institute (SSI). SSI sport dietician Huang Liyan told The New Paper that the focus of this year's Cycle Cook-Off will ... ( read original story ...)

Maxine makes it two Asian Cadet Circuit foil titles in a row

as Singapore hosted its leg of the fledgling region-wide circuit at the OCBC Arena over the weekend. More than 80 fencers from 14 countries took part in the two-day competition, with 16-year-old Maxine living up to her favourite tag with a handy 15-11 win ... ( read original story ...)