Singapore and the Death Penalty
The Press Secretary to Singapores Minister for Law responds to an article printed in the International Herald Tribune.
Hedge Funds Said to Bag $4.6 Billion in December
Total global hedge-fund assets grew by a hefty $4.6 billion in December, as the industry enjoyed its eighth straight month of capital growth, according to data released by Eurekahedge.. Total global hedge-fund assets grew by a hefty $4.6 billion in December, as the industry enjoyed its eighth straight month of capital growth, according to data released by Eurekahedge.
Singapore hold Japan in shock WCQ draw
On the night of the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games closing ceremony, the Lions produced a courageous performance to stun Japans new head coach Vahid Halihodzic in his first competitive match and leave a crowd of more than 55,000 shocked. Singapore .
Japanese toy kendama becoming a hit among Singapore youth
Mr Muhammad Khairul Jailani, who started Facebook page Kendama Singapore in 2010, said that in the past two years, the popularity of the toy has increased so much so that he is now invited to schools to hold workshops and performances on the kendama.
G.I.C. Said to Add Three Banks to Logistics Units I.P.O.
The Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, the sovereign wealth fund known as G.I.C., has added three banks as joint bookrunners for the upcoming initial public offering of its logistics unit that could raise as much as $3 billion, Reuters reported, citing two sources familiar with the deal.. Singapore sovereign wealth fund G.I.C. has added three banks as joint bookrunners for the upcoming initial public offering of its logistics unit that could raise as much as $3 billion, Reuters reported, citing two sources familiar with the deal.
Wealthy Households Set Up Shop in Asia
Ultra-affluent families are moving assets to Singapore by setting up family offices — private companies that manage the trusts and investments of rich households.
Japan Prepaid Data SIM card comparison review ��� Making.
Broadly speaking, there are 2 options when it comes to getting a data only SIM card ��� those you order in advance (which can be picked up at the airport, your hotel or a specified address in Japan), and those that you can buy in the airport/department stores in Japan. Within these two groups, one has an additional two options: a SIM card that needs online activation (i.e.: you need to hunt for free Wi-Fi first) or one that doesnt. Personally, Ive.. Wattention Singapore��.
Soccer: Japan must not flop like France vs Singapore: Halilhodzic
Japan manager Vahid Halilhodzic has warned his team to not take Singapore lightly in Tuesdays World Cup qualifier -- or face the prospect of being embarrassed like France at the weekend. France were beaten 1-0 by Albania in a friendly on Saturday, .
Dortmund To Visit Japan, Malaysia, Singapore In July Asian.
Interest in Japan is high as Dortmund have Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa within their ranks, and the club opened an office in Singapore eight months ago for a better presence on the continent. ���The people in Asia want the��.
Report: Singapore could swap home qualifiers with Japan.
The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) is considering a swap of its home-and-away World Cup qualifiers with Japan due to a scheduling conflict with the countrys National Stadium, Kyodo reported on Saturday.
Safuwan brace drives Singapore to opening AFC WC Qualifiers win
At 154th in the FIFA rankings, Singapore are 24 places above Cambodia, who had lost 4-2 to the island nation in a pre-AFF Suzuki Cup friendly last November. In their next World Cup qualifiers on June 16, Singapore will play Japan in Saitama while .
Travels in Singapore and Japan | Principals Blog
When I first arrived at Queens as an undergraduate student in 1976, one of my fellow classmates (though I did not know him personally) was Prince Takamado, a member of the Imperial House of Japan. Prince Takamado��.
An Urban Jungle for the 21st Century
Singapore became a global boomtown by emphasizing order, but to compete today it is turning greener and cuddlier.
Japan and Singapore Jostle For Top Uni Rankings
The University is ranked Asias best in Social Sciences and Management as well as Life Sciences and Medicine. The other Singaporean university in the rankings, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), climbs three places to 4th this year. NTU has continued.
Singapore Urges Japan to Acknowledge Offenses of 1930.
Japan should acknowledge the wrongdoings of its aggressive policy in the 1930-40s, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said in an address at the 14th Asia Security Summit on Friday.
‘Flyaways’ Test Even Formula One’s Globe-Trotters
The Singapore Grand Prix is the first in a series of five grueling races that close out the season, events that are challenging because they are far away from the teams’ home bases.
Designers Pack for Singapore
Eight Paris couturiers are invited to Asia in October for the debut of Haute Couture Week Singapore.
Singapore’s Lessons for an Unequal America
. The American elite loves to rationalize soaring levels of inequality. But the task of achieving a fairer society with more equality of opportunity is, though difficult, within reach.
Shaking Up a Singapore Festival
The theater director Ong Keng Sen discusses his vision for the annual Singapore International Festival of Arts, which opened Tuesday.
Flu in South Korea, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong , Singapore.
Flu in South Korea, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong , Singapore , Japan ,Thailand , Vietnam prompts massive culling and Dengue Fever in Brazil. June 3, 2015 in Predictions 0. Flu in South Korea, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong , Singapore , Japan��.
Expanding the Cultural Realm in Singapore
In a place better known for its mall culture and sanitized efficiency, local artists and entrepreneurs are finding innovative ways to nourish homegrown art and fashion.
Debut of Asian Skate Street Invitational Concludes With.
Debut of Asian Skate Street Invitational Concludes With Skaters from Singapore, Japan and Indonesia Qualifying for Kia World Extreme Games Skateboard Street Final. Singapores Firdaus Rahman won the Asian Skate��.
Arctic Policies of Japan, South Korea, and Singapore.
Aki Tonami argues that Asian states, particularly Japan, South Korea, and Singapore, are mainly interested in the economic aspects of the Arctic, but will utilize their willingness to promote scientific cooperation for sustainable development in��.
Singapore, Japan renew currency swap agreement
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) signed a bilateral swap agreement with the Bank of Japan on May 21, 2015, to renew the currency swap facility between the two regulators, which will enable the authorities to swap Japanese yen and Singapore .
Next : OFFICIAL: Singapore, Japan swap home qualifier dates
Japan will play their first World Cup qualifier at home on June 16 after switching home dates with Singapore, the Football Association of Singapore announced in.
SINGAPORE JAPAN Food Blog : Dairy and Cream: Chef.
His strive for innovation is truly a move to applause as most pastry shops in Singapore do not change the items since day one. Not that it is a bad thing but it is always a wise strategy to have a mixture of new and classics items��.
Singapore SMS solutions specialist TalariaX enters Japan via NTT pact
���Japan is known to be highly competitive and inaccessible to many foreign tech firms. With more businesses going international and clients becoming more mobile, quick and efficient dissemination of information is crucial for companies to stay.
Singapores anime instinct: Japanese pop culture is still an attraction
Ms Jaslyne Chia (right), 37, played the character Major Motoko Kusanagi from anime series Ghost In The Shell in a cosplay competition at the DBS Marina Regatta last Sunday and emerged the winner. With her is the robot Tachikoma, which she made herself .
Singapore Tries to Green Up Its Act
Promoting the clean-tech sector is part of the governments efforts to try to gradually shift one of Asias most energy-intensive economies onto a greener footing.
Japan vs Singapore, Jun 16, 2015 - Live2Sport.com
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Retty, Japans Yelp, nabs $8.2M, eyes US and Singapore
Retty helps people navigate Japans restaurants. Like Yelp and domestic rivals Tabelog and Gurunavi, users rate restaurants and can see which spots are popular with their friends. The startup just announced it has scored��.
Japan held to 0-0 by Singapore in Asian World Cup qualifier
Japan was held to a surprising goalless draw by visiting Singapore while Guam pulled off only its second World Cup qualifying win when it beat India 2-1 on Tuesday.
Heineken Faces Possible Bidding War Over Stake in Asian Brewer
A group linked to one of Thailands richest men has made a counteroffer for the stake in Asia Pacific Breweries, which the Dutch company is seeking to expand its footprint in a fast-growing market.
India loses ground in Asia University Ranking 2015; Japan, Singapore, China.
Indian universities continue to lag way behind other institutes in a latest ranking of Asian universities that is dominated by varsities from Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, and China. According to the Times Higher Education Asia University Ranking 2015.
In Modern Singapore, Vintage Clothing Stores
In a city that prizes the new, a small crop of stores has sprung up, filled with old dresses and accessories from Asia and Europe.. Vintage clothing stores, once rare in Singapore, are becoming more common as women warm up to western attitudes regarding wearing used clothing.
2015 Asia university rankings: Singapore leads, China rises.
2015 Asia university rankings: Singapore leads, China rises, Japan stalls, India struggles. Adv: Jun 09, 2015. 2015 Asia university rankings: Singapore leads, China rises, Japan stalls, India struggles. National University of Singapore. Adv:��.
Singapore Wealth Fund Dips, but Bounces Back
Temasek says the value of its holdings fell 30 percent in the year that ended in March, but since then a market rally has lifted them sharply.
Singapore Gets Wired for Speed
Singapore could soon be the first country blanketed with a fiber optic infrastructure so fast that it would enable the contents of a DVD to be downloaded in only a few seconds.
16 Value-For-Money Japanese Restaurants in Singapore.
Enjoy our list of 15 Value-For-Money Japanese Restaurants in Singapore and eat to your hearts content! Itadakimasu.
Soccer-Kawamata, Kiyotake to miss Japans qualifier v Singapore
TOKYO, June 12 (Reuters) - Japan will be without the injured duo of Kengo Kawamata and Hiroshi Kiyotake in Tuesdays World Cup qualifier against Singapore, local media reported on Friday. Nagoya Grampus striker Kawamata has pulled out with a bruised .
Japans Global Brain setting up Singapore subsidiary to.
Since 2005 when he started working with Rakuten, he has been working while flying back and forth between Singapore and Japan so he has built up a vast network of business executives in Southeast Asia. Joining Global��.
The Nanny State Places a Bet
As manufacturing jobs move abroad, a more relaxed Singapore is trying to stimulate tourism by building its first casinos.
Refuse Collects Here, but Visitors and Wildlife Can Breathe Free
Semakau Landfill, a popular local getaway in Singapore, is the only active landfill that receives incinerated and industrial waste while supporting a thriving ecosystem.
Possible Property Bubble Has Singapore Officials Worried
The city-state’s central bank warned that measures could be needed to curb the risk of speculation in the country’s property market, which has been bolstered by low borrowing costs.
Guam train continues as Japan, Iran blush
Another day, another set of shocks. Guam and the Philippines continued their fairytale starts to Asian Zone qualifying on Matchday 2, while continental colossuses Japan and Iran were held to unforeseen draws by Singapore and Turkmenistan. By contrast .
Singapore Acts as Haven for Stem Cell Research
Singapore is emerging as a hotbed for stem cell research, thanks to liberal laws in the field and equally liberal government financing.
Japans Dream Incubator to launch US$100m fund in Spore, region
He added that DI has had its eyes on the Singapore startup scene since the value of venture capital investment here exceeded that of Japan and Hong Kong, and is second in East Asia after China. In 2013 alone, venture capital investments into Singapore .
Why Cant Singapore Play in Asian League? France
Singapores decision to allow foreign teams into its top soccer league has helped develop the sport there, but it has also cost any hope of participating in Asias top club competition.
Iskandar Jalil first Singaporean artist to receive prestigious Japanese award
SINGAPORE: Renowned local potter Iskandar Jalil was conferred the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette by the Japanese Ambassador to Singapore Haruhisa Takeuchi on Tuesday (Jun 9). Twelve Singaporeans have received the award since .
Japan name squad for World Cup qualifier against Singapore
J-League top scorer Takashi Usami and Mainz-bound forward Yoshinori Muto were among 25 players named by Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic on Monday for this months World Cup qualifier against Singapore and a friendly against Iraq. Japan open their .
Japan held to 0-0 by Singapore in Asian World Cup qualifier
Japan dominated at Saitama Stadium but couldnt find a way to beat Singapore goalkeeper Izwan Bin Mahbud. One of Bin Mahbuds best saves was when he swatted away Shinji Okazakis header just before it crossed the line, 10 minutes after halftime.
Rebounding Japan beckons investors
APAN is poised to return to Singapore investors radar following fresh signs of firmer economic recovery, as its massive consumer market presents opportunities for business expansion while the equity market beckons with a vibrant outlook. Recent news.