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Malaysians in Singapore should renew passport at least 6 months before expiration

SINGAPORE: The High Commission of Malaysia in Singapore is advising Malaysians in the republic to apply/renew their passports at least six months before the expiry date. The High Commission said it is experiencing a drastic increase in passport application/renewal following...

Miri seeks Statos’ help in elevating status

MIRI: Miri mayor Adam Yii Siew Sang had a preliminary online discussion with Chew Chang Guan, the chief executive officer of Sarawak Trade and Tourism Office Singapore (Statos), about the advancement of trade-tourism relations between Miri and Singapore. Yii would...

Singapore welcomes first giant panda cub at river safari

SINGAPORE on Saturday welcomed its first giant panda cub at River Safari, the offspring of two iconic pandas — male panda ‘Kai Kai’ and female panda ‘Jia Jia’ — on Aug 14. According to Wildlife Reserves Singapore (WRS), the gender...

Resource-starved Singapore turns sewage into ultra-clean water

SINGAPORE: Giant pumps whir deep underground at a plant in Singapore that helps transform sewage into water so clean it is fit for human consumption while reducing ocean pollution. The tiny island nation has little in the way of natural...

Yu Xuan, possibly world’s smallest surviving baby, finally goes home

SINGAPORE: Fourteen-month-old Kwek Yu Xuan, who was born prematurely in Singapore at 212 grammes, is possibly the world’s lightest baby born and discharged well on record. It was based on the Tiniest Babies Registry managed by The University of Iowa,...

Of curry mee and curry chicken

Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are.—  Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, French lawyer and politician My dear friends, how many bowls of curry mee can you eat in 45 minutes? Sin Chew Daily, a Chinese daily,...

14 jailed in Singapore for smuggling e-vaporisers from Malaysia

SINGAPORE: A total of 14 drivers and attendants of seven lorries operated by a Malaysian company were given imprisonment terms of up to two months, for smuggling a total of 54,392 pieces of e-vaporisers and related components into the...

Singapore reduces stay home duration for new travellers from higher-risk areas to 14 days

SINGAPORE: Effective June 24, Singapore will be reducing the duration of the Stay-Home Notice (SHN) at dedicated facilities to 14 days from 21 days for all new travellers arriving from higher risk countries or regions, according to the republic’s...

Singaporean woman gets 30 years jail for torturing, killing maid

SINGAPORE: A Singaporean woman who starved, assaulted and ultimately killed her domestic worker was sentenced to 30 years in prison Tuesday, with the judge describing the case as "among the worst types of culpable homicide". The affluent city-state is home...

Asean to set up new cybersecurity centre in Singapore

SINGAPORE: Singapore’s Ministry of Defence announced a new cybersecurity and information centre of Asean will be set up in Singapore for better exchange of information among defence ministries of member countries to combat cyber security threats and misinformation, reported...
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Malaysians in Singapore should renew passport at least 6 months before expiration

SINGAPORE: The High Commission of Malaysia in Singapore is advising Malaysians in the republic to apply/renew their passports at...
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