Singapore

Singapore

Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore (Malay: Republik Singapura; Chinese: 新加坡共和国; Tamil: சிங்கப்பூர் குடியரசு), is an island city-state in Southeast Asia. It lies one degree (137 kilometres or 85 miles) north of the equator, at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, with Indonesia's Riau Islands to the south.

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Timeline

July 26, 2020

PM Lee announces new Cabinet; 6 office holders promoted, 3 retirements

July 10, 2020

Singapore General Election 2020: Singaporeans goes to the polls

June 18, 2020

Red Dot United's registration approved, says it is ready to contest S'pore GE

January 23, 2020

Singapore confirms first case of COVID-19 (then called Wuhan virus)

September 22, 2019

More than 1,700 turn up at first Singapore Climate Rally

August 3, 2019

The Progress Singapore Party (PSP) was officially launched with party chief Tan Cheng Bock

May 8, 2019

Singapore's fake news law passed amid partisan divide

May 1, 2019

The World Economic Forum announces Tharman Shanmugaratnam as Senior Minister in the Government of Singapore and Coordinating Minister for Social Policies.

September 7, 2017

Halimah Yacob to be sworn in as Singapore's 8th president

August 31, 2017

President Tony Tan leaves office today

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People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

A History of Modern Singapore, 1819-2005

C. M. Turnbull

Book

2009

Encyclopedia of Singapore

Justin J Corfield; Robin Corfield

Book

2006

The Singapore Story

Lee, Kuan Yew

Book

1998

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

City of Innovation: Singapore

Nov 23, 2019

City of the Future: Singapore

Nov 24, 2018

Singapore: The House that Lee Built

Mar 1, 2018

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Justin Harper
September 16, 2020
BBC News
Technology firms Tencent and Alibaba are among those expanding operations amid US-China tensions.
Heather Landi
September 15, 2020
FierceHealthcare
As wearables companies continue to add new health and wellness capabilities, Apple showed off its latest smartwatch Tuesday with an ability to measure users' blood oxygen. Apple also plans to work with Singapore on a health initiative using the Apple Watch to help users sleep better, move more, eat well, and live more mindfully.
BBC News
September 14, 2020
BBC News
The government hopes the Bluetooth tokens will make it easier to control the spread of the virus.
Reuters Editorial
June 12, 2020
U.S.
Singapore-based electronics maker PCI has won a bid to supply 300,000 dongles for a government project that could eventually see everyone in the city-state given the wearable device to help identify people who have interacted with COVID-19 carriers.
June 11, 2020
News18
The study, published in the journal Physics of Fluids, assessed how long the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, remains viable for infection after someone with COVID-19 coughs or sneezes.
Shriya Ramakrishnan
June 11, 2020
IN
Investors raised their long positions on most Asian currencies to the highest level since late January, a Reuters poll showed, as easing coronavirus-induced lockdowns and massive stimulus fuelled hopes for a swift economic recovery.
Reuters Editorial
June 10, 2020
IN
Singapore's Health Sciences Authority said on Wednesday it granted conditional approval for Gilead Sciences Inc's antiviral drug remdesivir for the treatment of some patients with COVID-19 infection.
John Geddie
June 9, 2020
U.S.
As Sharif Uddin contemplates leaving the cramped Singapore dormitory where he has spent weeks under coronavirus quarantine, fears about his future creep in.
JD Alois
June 8, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
Click HERE to find out ⭐ Monetary Authority of Singapore Launches Global Fintech Innovation Challenge, Seeks COVID-19 Resilient Fintechs. | Crowdfund Insider: Global Fintech News, including Crowdfunding, Blockchain and more.
Omar Faridi
June 6, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
London-based mobile payments provider Wirex to support Bitcoin, Ether, Stablecoin Dai, NZD, AUD, and SGD transactions.
Aradhana Aravindan
June 5, 2020
IN
A record jump in money flowing into Singapore bank accounts from abroad underlines the city-state's safe haven appeal during the COVID-19 pandemic and political uncertainty in rival financial centre Hong Kong, analysts say.
BS Web Team
June 5, 2020
@bsindia
The Biocon MD was picked from among 46 nominations from 41 countries
Omar Faridi
June 5, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
Five digital banking license applicants in Singapore may have to revisit their business plans, as MAS to hold discussions with bidders
Yuvraj Malik
June 2, 2020
@bsindia
From KKRs spending spree amid pandemic, to the inside story of why EY quit audit role at a ventilator maker paid in millions by UK govt - read these and more in todays world dispatch
Madison Hogan
June 1, 2020
AmericanInno
Check out the most important mergers, acquisitions and investments from Atlanta technology companies from May 2020.
The Hindu Net Desk
May 31, 2020
The Hindu
As Lockdown 4.0 comes to an end, the Ministry of Home Affairs has released a new set of guidelines called 'Unlock 1.0'.
Reuters Editorial
May 31, 2020
IN
Malaysia said on Sunday it had agreed with neighbouring Singapore to suspend until Dec. 31 a project for a high-speed rail link between the capital, Kuala Lumpur, and the city-state, to allow discussion of changes.
Omar Faridi
May 30, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
Global Impact Fintech (GIFT), a multinational think tank for blockchain and financial technology, expands its international presence.
Isabelle Kirkwood
May 28, 2020
BetaKit
Element AI has launched two new collaborations in the Asia-Pacific region.
Subhayan Chakraborty
May 28, 2020
@bsindia
Singapore continued to be largest source of FDI for India for second consecutive year
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