The depth and breadth of relations are shown by the wide range of issues and matters which both countries are cooperating in, Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean said after the 13th Joint Council for Bilateral Cooperation (JCBC) meeting in Beijing.
So Yong Ra, 41, is a former air stewardess with Air Koryo, North Korea’s national flag carrier. Her name has previously been reported as So Yong La.
Held in Beijing, the top-level forum was the countries' first after a one-year hiatus.
Saudi Arabia's state oil company will invest US$7 billion into an oil refinery to be set up by Malaysian oil company Petroliam Nasional (Petronas), Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak announced on Monday (Feb 27).
South Korean special prosecutors investigating impeached President Park Geun-hye were denied permission to extend their probe and question her in person on Monday amid a graft scandal that threatens to topple her from office.
He was shot in the stomach after holing up in a government building and allegedly setting one of its rooms ablaze.
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.