Singapore-US relationship is deep, very sound: PM Lee – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Singapore-US relationship is deep, very sound: PM LeeThe Straits TimesSingapore has a deep and multi-faceted relationship with the United States, and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong hopes to develop it further on his visit to Washington which begins today. In an interview with US news channel CNBC released yesterday, …Lee Hsien Yang’s statement… Continue reading…

Spain to sack Catalan government in bid to end secessionist crisis – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Spain to sack Catalan government in bid to end secessionist crisisChannel NewsAsiaFILE PHOTO – A Spanish flag and bouquets of flowers are laid out on the base of a big flagpole at Plaza de Colon (Columbus Square) in Madrid, Spain, October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera. 20 Oct 2017 04:25PM (Updated: 21 Oct 2017… Continue reading…

Batshuayi brace gets Chelsea back on track – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Batshuayi brace gets Chelsea back on trackChannel NewsAsiaChelsea’s Michy Batshuayi (right) celebrates after scoring his second goal in the 4-2 victory over Watford at Stamford Bridge on October 21, 2017. (Photo: AFP/Ian Kington). 21 Oct 2017 10:47PM …Football: Lucky Conte acknowledges Chelsea’s big heart and defensive weaknessThe Straits TimesChelsea’s César Azpilicueta makes Watford pay… Continue reading…

Institutes of higher learning in 'tremendously strong position' to help train workers: Ong Ye Kung – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Institutes of higher learning in ‘tremendously strong position’ to help train workers: Ong Ye KungChannel NewsAsiaSingapore has seen success when it comes to encouraging lifelong learning, but this success can be further enhanced by tapping on institutes of higher learning, Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) Ong Ye Kung said on Thursday… Continue reading…

Four dead from landslide at Malaysia construction site, victim search to continue – Channel NewsAsia

The Malaysian Insight Four dead from landslide at Malaysia construction site, victim search to continueChannel NewsAsiaKUALA LUMPUR: Four foreign workers were killed and 10 others are missing after a landslide at a construction site in George Town, capital of the northwest Malaysian state of Penang, authorities said. The bodies of three Bangladeshis and one …A… Continue reading…

Downtown Line 3 makes grim debut as commuters experience train delays on opening day – The Independent

The Independent Downtown Line 3 makes grim debut as commuters experience train delays on opening dayThe IndependentCommuters who were hoping that they would not experience service disruptions on the brand new Downtown Line 3 (DTL3) were sorely disappointed. Several commuters reported experiencing delays on the line that opened to the public today, following a … and… Continue reading…

Malaysian arrested in Singapore for impersonating police to scam woman of RM830k – The Star Online

The Star Online Malaysian arrested in Singapore for impersonating police to scam woman of RM830kThe Star OnlineSINGAPORE: A 23-year-old Malaysian man has been arrested for his involvement in a police officer impersonation scam amounting to $270,000 (RM837,514), the police said in a statement on Friday (Oct 20). A 39-year-old woman made a police report on …… Continue reading…