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  1. On a yak in Tibet.

    Commentary: Of course travel plans will go awry. It’s a foreign country

    A teenager airing her grievances about problems she encountered on a trip to Japan is missing the point entirely. It is these unexpected detours ...
  2. A glass of Beaujolais Nouveau wine is pictured in a bistrot in Paris

    Commentary: Time to put a stop to drinking at airports

    Airports are places where high security and order are paramount to safety so no alcohol should be allowed whatsoever, says one observer from ...
  3. airbnb soon kueh

    Airbnb expands services in Singapore to soon kueh making, pottery lessons

    Its new feature, Trips, offers activities designed and led by local experts who can share an insider’s view of their city with curious travellers, ...
  4. Bus stop

    New City Direct Services to run from Buangkok, Sengkang, Hougang

    The LTA awards S$2.87 million in contracts to Rui Feng Chartered, and the two new City Direct Services will run from the fourth quarter of this year.
  5. MH370 bag

    Possible MH370 personal effects with Malaysian authorities

    Mr Blaine Gibson says he found items such as bags, hats and shoes on a Madagascar beach in June as part of his year-long self-funded search for ...
  6. moscow film

    Singapore Film Festival held for the first time in Moscow

    Films featured at the festival include Eric Khoo's 1997 drama 12 Storeys, the top-grossing 2007 musical comedy 881 by Royston Tan and Jiekai ...
  7. Singapore skyline 1

    MOF seeks feedback on proposed changes to Income Tax Act

    The proposed amendments include increasing the corporate income tax rebate for 2016 and 2017 and doubling the allowance for mergers and acquisitions.
  8. Asia Default Image

    Uniqlo bans Bangladesh travel after Islamist killings

    The Japanese operator of fast fashion giant Uniqlo has banned non-essential travel to Bangladesh and ordered its staff there to stay at home, days ...
  9. BlueSG cars

    Nation-wide electric car-sharing programme to begin mid-2017

    The first batch of 125 electric cars and 250 charging points will be introduced in towns like Ang Mo Kio, Jurong East and Punggol by the middle of ...
  10. uberpool

    Uber to launch carpool service in Singapore on Jul 1

    Rides on uberPOOL are expected to be 25 per cent cheaper than those on uberX. The service will also make drivers more efficient as they spend less ...