Speaking at Channel NewsAsia's Singapore Budget Forum, Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Lawrence Wong says he understands the concerns many Singaporeans have over the water price increase.
SCDF says the fire was extinguished after four hours of intensive firefighting.
Malaysia has requested Interpol to put an alert out to apprehend four North Korean suspects in the murder of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Malaysia's police chief said on Thursday.
North Korea has hit out at Malaysia's "unfriendly attitude" and warned it would "watch the future attitude of the Malaysian side" in a strongly worded statement on Thursday (Feb 23) attributed to its Korean Jurists Committee.
Malaysia's Inspector-General of Police has refuted media reports claiming a team of investigators was sent to collect DNA samples to verify the identity of a dead North Korean man.
This is an increase from the almost 10,000 currently in the industry, says the Transport Minister, who is also Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure.
They take on bedbugs, maggots and grime-blackened walls to bring some light into the lives of lonely old Singaporeans in need. Meet the volunteers of Helping Joy - extraordinary people who act as cleaners, housekeepers, food-deliverers, friends and carers for those living alone.CNA Insider
Did you know Singapore’s public transport was ‘world class’ in the 1930s? Its trolley bus system was the largest around – and it came with 1st- and 2nd-class seating.