President Donald Trump is seeking what he called a "historic" increase in defence spending, but ran into immediate opposition from Republicans in Congress who must approve his plan and said it was not enough to meet the military's needs.
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 meeting in Beijing.
British Ambassador Matthew Rycroft said information on the Feb 13 attack at Kuala Lumpur airport that killed Kim Jong-Nam should be sent to the Hague-based Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.
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.
Start-ups are eyeing a slice of Singapore’s education sector with apps that offer automated homework assistance and the use of data analytics to help students get into their dream colleges.
Held in Beijing, the top-level forum was the countries' first after a one-year hiatus.
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.