Singapore is the third-richest country in the world: Fortune

Singapore is one of the richest countries in the world, according to the latest GDP per capita data by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). What a wonderful factoid to ponder about as so many Singaporeans still struggle to afford essential health care. Fortune came up with the list based on IMF’s October 2017 data, which is itself ...

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Singapore Airlines reports big jump in profits

Singapore Airlines reports big jump in profits

Singapore Airlines said Tuesday second-quarter net profit almost tripled due to passenger growth and improvements in its cargo business, but warned of challenges ahead. The flag...

SIA will soon offer actual spacious bedrooms in their revamped first-class suites

SIA will soon offer actual spacious bedrooms in their revamped first-class suites

If you thought Singapore Airlines was fine with having the most expensive flight tickets in the world, well, you thought wrong, son. Singapore’s flagship airline just took...

Milo ranked as Singapore’s favorite on list of top 10 brands: Survey

Milo ranked as Singapore’s favorite on list of top 10 brands: Survey

Among the list of things Singaporeans love, one of them’s gotta be coming up tops on “Best of” lists, surveys, and any type of positive global rankings. So...

Singapore Press Holdings to cut over 200 jobs by year-end

Singapore Press Holdings to cut over 200 jobs by year-end

Media company Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) said Wednesday it would cut 230 jobs by the end of the year as it accelerated a plan to lay off staff. Like other media organizations...

Singapore Airlines and Grab join forces to integrate their mobile apps

Singapore Airlines and Grab join forces to integrate their mobile apps

National carrier Singapore Airlines and ride-hailing platform Grab announced today their partnership to integrate their mobile apps to make traveling more convenient for...

Three out of 10 fresh grads in Singapore ditch their jobs within a year: survey

Three out of 10 fresh grads in Singapore ditch their jobs within a year: survey

This may not come as a surprise to us young ‘uns, but a significant portion of millennials quit their jobs after less than a year in the company. New research by job site...

More illegal hawkers selling clothes and shoes at makeshift stalls outside Lucky Plaza

More illegal hawkers selling clothes and shoes at makeshift stalls outside Lucky Plaza

While the rest of Orchard Road is experiencing a slump, over at Lucky Plaza, business seems to be flourishing — that is, for the non-licensed hawkers on the streets outside...

2 out of 3 Singaporean brands are shady about their usage of unsustainable palm oil: WWF

2 out of 3 Singaporean brands are shady about their usage of unsustainable palm oil: WWF

It’s no secret that countries in Asia are huge consumers of palm oil — especially so for Singapore, which hosts the world’s biggest palm oil-based diesel plant. This is...

This new local start-up offers professional queueing services that start from $20 an hour

This new local start-up offers professional queueing services that start from $20 an hour

The next time you’re desperate to get your hands on a new release, limited edition launch or exclusive collaboration — but loathe standing in line for hours (or...