Singapore's central bank chief vowed Monday to name and shame other banks engaged in money-laundering after a scandal involving Malaysian state fund 1MDB hurt the city-state's financial reputation.
Malaysia and Singapore signed an agreement Tuesday to pursue an ambitious high-speed rail link touted as a first for Southeast Asia that would knit the historically fractious neighbors more closely together.
Four Bangladeshi workers accused of planning to join the Islamic State group were jailed for between two and five years in Singapore on Tuesday for raising money to fund attacks in their homeland.
Singapore police said Friday they are hunting a man who managed to steal more than US$22,000 from a bank using nothing but a piece of paper.
A Singapore Airlines plane caught fire Monday while making an emergency landing at Changi Airport after turning back from a flight to Milan following an engine oil warning message, the carrier said.
Singapore has warned Google, Facebook and Goldman Sachs not to interfere in the conservative city-state's internal affairs after they and other multinational corporate giants sponsored a gay rights rally on the weekend.
Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, left, white shirt, accompanied by officials, visits the Mahabandoola park across the Yangon City Hall, seen in the background located in central Yangon on Thursday, June 9 during his final day of a three-day official visit in Myamar.
A Malaysian murder convict was hanged in Singapore Friday, police said, hours after the city-state's highest court rejected a final bid for him to escape the gallows, sparking condemnation from rights groups.
Singapore's ruling party has won a seat in a by-election, cementing its influence on parliamentary decisions with an overwhelming majority.
A rare and unexpected family feud has burst into the open between Singapore's prime minister and his sister over the anniversary of the death of their father, the city state's founding leader, Lee Kuan Yew.1 Comment