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“COVID will never go away”: Singapore’s plan for the new

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, Singapore has stood out as one of the countries that has best managed the coronavirus pandemic. Now, it seems that they are the first to understand what awaits us from now on. As reported by the Australian portal News.com.au, Singapore has declared that COVID-19 will now be treated like other endemic […]Read More

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Singapore crane to raise Phoenix from Phuket seabed

PHUKET: A floating crane is due to arrive from Singapore on Friday to take over the salvage of the tour boat Phoenix, which sank in July and 47 Chinese tourists drowned. The arrival of the Singapore team follows the failure of locally hired Spitz Tech Co Ltd to complete the salvage. Full story: Bangkok Post […]Read More

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Ten Sailors Missing after US Warship, Tanker Collide near Singapore

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Ten sailors are missing after a US warship collided with an oil tanker east of Singapore on Monday, the US Navy said, and the second accident involving US Navy destroyers in Asian waters in little more than two months. The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with the merchant vessel Alnic […]Read More

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Signalling issues and stalled train disrupt service on Singapore’s Mass

Train services on two of Singapore’s Mass Rapid Transit system lines, both operated by SMRT Corporation, were disrupted at separate times yesterday in two incidents. During the morning rush hour, six stations of the Circle MRT Line (CCL) were without train service in both directions during the morning rush hour following what SMRT described as […]Read More

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Indonesian Police Arrest 6 Militants Planning Attacks in Singapore

Indonesian police arrested on Friday a group of six militants suspected of planning terrorist attacks in Singapore, local media reported. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – According to the Straits Times newspaper, the detainees were members of the KGR (Katibah GR) terrorist group based on the Batam island in northern Indonesia. “We are grateful for the good cooperation […]Read More

News

Singapore bank robbery suspect to be extradited

Thai authorities will extradite a Canadian man suspected of robbing a bank in Singapore using a single piece of paper. David James Roach, 26, declined to give statement and requested a lawyer, according to national police chief Chakthip Chaijinda. Full story: Bangkok Post WASSAYOS NGAMKHAMRead More

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Alleged Canadian bank robber denies all charges

BANGKOK, 13 July 2016 (NNT) – The alleged robber of a bank in Singapore continues to refuse all charges after being captured in Thailand by the police, says the police chief. Royal Thai Police Commissioner-General Pol Gen Chakthip Chaijinda, along with the Commander of the Immigration Bureau Pol Lt Gen Nattorn Prohsunthorn have interrogated Mr […]Read More