Stories By Saifulbahri Ismail
125 Nov 2014 Tue
The growth rate of legal services in Singapore compounded over the past eight years is about 7 per cent per year, compared with GDP growth of about 5.4 per cent per year.
224 Nov 2014 Mon
At the inaugural Public Service Leadership dinner, Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean said the public service needs deep expertise, accompanied by strong whole-of-government thinking to ensure Singaporeans enjoy high-quality living.
322 Nov 2014 Sat
Train commuters can expect shorter waiting times and possibly fewer train disruptions, as the Land Transport Authority is reviewing the MRT Operating Performance Standards.
420 Nov 2014 Thu
Speaking at the association's 88th anniversary event, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong described the contribution as “a very meaningful gesture”.
517 Nov 2014 Mon
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong met his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Brisbane after the G20 summit to discuss bilateral ties and regional trade agreements.
616 Nov 2014 Sun
PM Lee noted that not all the structural issues that surfaced during the 2008 financial crisis have been solved, warning that while the immediate panic of the crisis has subsided, given time, the problems could come back to hurt nations.
715 Nov 2014 Sat
The Group of 20 (G20) major economies need a holistic strategy to arrest the trend of protectionism and significant slowdown in trade in the last few years, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong told G20 leaders on Saturday (Nov 15).
814 Nov 2014 Fri
Singapore had been invited by Australia to participate in the meetings, as a key member of the global economic system.
913 Nov 2014 Thu
According to a statement from the Prime Minister's Office, the meeting will discuss current challenges facing the global economy, and efforts to promote strong, sustainable and balanced growth as well as enhance economic resilience.
1011 Nov 2014 Tue
Road diversions are expected to start in the first quarter of next year. The traffic alignment will be adjusted again in the third quarter of 2015, and the final road alignment will begin in the second quarter of 2016.