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- March. 16, 2017
Singapore Changi Airport has been named as the World’s Best Airport by air travellers for the fifth consecutive year, at the 2017 Skytrax World Airport Awards. The survey also includes a city infrastructure ranking that assesses each city’s supply of electricity, drinking water, telephone and mail services, and public transportation as well as traffic […]
- September. 22, 2016
According to a MasterCard index, Singapore is ranked second in Asia by international visitor arrivals. Bangkok clinched the top spot with Tokyo and Seoul came behind Singapore. The study showed that the highest number of tourists coming to Singapore were from Indonesia, China and India.
- May. 24, 2016
24 May 2016. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced today that it has served BSI Bank Limited (BSI Bank) notice of intention to withdraw its status as a merchant bank in Singapore for serious breaches of anti-money laundering requirements, poor management oversight of the bank’s operations, and gross misconduct by some of the bank’s […]
- January. 23, 2016
The Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) is the global platform to share and co-create innovative water solutions. The biennial event gathers stakeholders from the global water industry to share best practices, showcase the latest technologies and tap business opportunities. SIWW is part of the strategic programme of the Singapore Government to grow the water industry […]
- December. 20, 2015
On 16 Dec 2015, the US Federal Reserve raised its benchmark rate to between 0.25 and 0.50 percent. This is likely to bring a knock-on effect to the Singapore interest rates. Companies and individuals should expect to pay higher interest rates in 2016.