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Which countries have tried circuit breaker lockdowns?
A South Korean patient is transported by medical staff on a Covid secure stretcher.
In Depth

Which countries have tried circuit breaker lockdowns?

Singapore and South Korea saw Covid cases fall but not all of the shutdowns were a success
15 Oct 2020
First-class ‘in-flight’ dining on an A380 pop-up restaurant
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In Brief

First-class ‘in-flight’ dining on an A380 pop-up restaurant

Singapore Airlines will serve meals on the world’s largest passenger aircraft​ parked at Changi Airport
13 Oct 2020
Is it safe to travel to Singapore?
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In Depth

Is it safe to travel to Singapore?

Foreign Office updates advice after city-state bars entry for recent visitors to China
19 Feb 2020
Singapore’s Millennium Hotels: culture, comfort and cuisine
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In Review

Singapore’s Millennium Hotels: culture, comfort and cuisine

19 Feb 2020
Singapore: a bicentennial visit
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In Review

Singapore: a bicentennial visit

4 Nov 2019
Instant Opinion: EU is ‘no defender of workers’ rights’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: EU is ‘no defender of workers’ rights’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 25 October
25 Oct 2019
How Singapore’s ‘fake news’ law works
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In Brief

How Singapore’s ‘fake news’ law works

Controversial bill allows authorities to flag and remove posts said to be false
2 Oct 2019

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The most powerful passports in the world
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In Depth

The most powerful passports in the world

UK slides down the list for hassle-free access as Asian nations lead
3 Jul 2019
The world’s ten most expensive cities - and the cheapest
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In Brief

The world’s ten most expensive cities - and the cheapest

Three places tie for top spot in annual ranking of cost of living for first time ever
19 Mar 2019
Banyan Tree Spa Bintan: an idyllic rainforest hideaway
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In Depth

Banyan Tree Spa Bintan: an idyllic rainforest hideaway

14 Jan 2019
F1 Singapore GP: Hamilton on pole, race start time, TV, odds
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In Review

F1 Singapore GP: Hamilton on pole, race start time, TV, odds

Hamilton and Verstappen start on the front row in the Singapore night race
15 Sep 2018
Inside the Singapore hotel hosting the Trump-Kim summit
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In Depth

Inside the Singapore hotel hosting the Trump-Kim summit

The Capella resort is located on a former colonial outpost whose name means peace and tranquility
11 Jun 2018
RIP Inuka: Singapore’s ‘tropical polar bear’ dies aged 27
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In Depth

RIP Inuka: Singapore’s ‘tropical polar bear’ dies aged 27

Bear was beloved by island nation - but many questioned ethics of his captivity
25 Apr 2018
Pet parrot escapes jaws of death after python scare
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In Brief

Pet parrot escapes jaws of death after python scare

Singapore man hailed for calm reaction after finding giant snake coiled around pet bird's cage
31 Oct 2017
Stopover no more: A guide to Singapore
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In Brief

Stopover no more: A guide to Singapore

Take in the best this island nation has to offer, including Michelin-starred street food stalls, with new direct flights from London
10 Oct 2017
Singapore elects president without a single vote
Halimah Yacob shakes hands with members of Singapore's parliament
In Brief

Singapore elects president without a single vote

New rules on race and wealth meant only one candidate was eligible for next week's election
13 Sep 2017
US Navy destroyer collides with oil tanker near Singapore
USS John S McCain has collided with an oil tanker of the coast of Singapore
In Brief

US Navy destroyer collides with oil tanker near Singapore

Ten sailors are missing and five injured following a collision off the coast of Singapore
21 Aug 2017
Art Stage Singapore puts the spotlight on south-east Asia
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In Depth

Art Stage Singapore puts the spotlight on south-east Asia

Now in its seventh year, the highly anticipated annual fair brings the region's best art to the attention of the world
4 Jan 2017
Singapore tops list of world's healthiest countries
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In Brief

Singapore tops list of world's healthiest countries

Health scores based on smoking and obesity leave Britain lagging behind Belgium, Ireland and Norway
2 Nov 2015
Lee Kuan Yew: 'iron-willed' founder of Singapore dies at 91
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In Depth

Lee Kuan Yew: 'iron-willed' founder of Singapore dies at 91

'Those who love him will mourn his passing... Those who hate him will curse the day he was born'
23 Mar 2015
CITY LIVING: Find out the world's most expensive city
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In Brief

CITY LIVING: Find out the world's most expensive city

Study finds that Singapore, Paris, Oslo, Zurich and Sydney are the costliest places to live
4 Mar 2014
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