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Singapore bank lets Apple customers voice their transactions

Added: 24.02.2018 4:23 | 3 views | 0 comments

OCBC Bank has turned on voice-based commands for mobile customers with access to Apple's virtual assistant Siri, allowing them to check their bank accounts or make e-payments.


UN Security Council delays Syria ceasefire vote

Added: 23.02.2018 20:03 | 0 views | 0 comments

February 24, 2018 9:03 AM
NEW YORK (AFP) - The UN Security Council delayed a vote on demanding a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to Saturday (Feb 24) at noon (1am on Feb 25 Singapore time) after hours of negotiations failed to yield agreement with Russia, diplomats said.


Singapore-flagged tanker attacked off Somalia but escapes

Added: 23.02.2018 12:20 | 0 views | 0 comments

An international anti-piracy force says a Singapore-flagged chemical tanker has exchanged fire with attackers off the coast of Somalia before escaping unharmed.


As 'Black Panther' hits screens in Africa, 'the hero is all of us'

Added: 23.02.2018 7:53 | 1 views | 0 comments

On a recent afternoon in a Johannesburg movie theater, the audience laughed appreciatively. Recommended: Think you know Africa? In the “Black Panther” universe, after all, Wakanda is secretly the world’s most advanced civilization, a gilded city-state that looks like Star Wars met Singapore in the center of Timbuktu.


Getting Our Hands Dirty Is Our Not-So-Secret Sauce: David M. Brear of 11:FS

Added: 23.02.2018 1:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

After an outstanding maiden year, 11:FS boasts a handful of project partnerships in London, New York and Singapore, a research platform, and a media business, all from a bootstrapped startup operating out of Starbucks.


Star Clippers Great Way To Explore Indonesia

Added: 23.02.2018 0:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Few countries offer more cultural and geographic diversity than Indonesia and a great way to discover this destination by water with Star Clippers. Star Clippers starts and ends its Indonesia sailing season with 14-night sailings between Singapore and Bali, and from May through October offers an assortment of seven-, 10- and 11-night sailings round trip

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Q&A: I’ve got a 24-hour stopover in Singapore, what is there to do?

Added: 22.02.2018 22:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

Singapore is compact enough to explore in a day. So anyone with a longish stopover can enjoy the warm and often balmy weather and get around easily on their brilliant public transport.


Cosmetics retailer Sa Sa to close all stores in Taiwan

Added: 22.02.2018 15:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

Hong Kong headquartered Sa Sa International Holdings Limited has announced it will close all stores in Taiwan to concentrate its resources on mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore and Malaysia markets as well as its e-commerce business. The decision comes after six consecutive years of losses in the island and several attempts to reorganise the operations and reduce costs. For the 10 months ended 31 January 2018, Sa Sa's turnover in Taiwan decreased by 11.5% in local currency terms (...) -


Team World Cup: Groups revealed for England men & women

Added: 22.02.2018 15:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

England's men to face Japan and Egypt in the Team World Cup in London, while the women are drawn against Hong Kong and Singapore.


What Singapore And Germany Can Teach The U.S. About Fiscal Policy

Added: 22.02.2018 14:54 | 0 views | 0 comments

Germany is running a surplus but not cutting taxes. Singapore is running a balanced budget but is raising taxes. The U.S. is running huge deficits but cutting taxes and raising spending. What is wrong with this picture?


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