Terrorism trial of Arakanese Association-Singapore leaders and associates to take no more than 270 days under Yangon court’s new case-management plan.
The two countries have signed a deal to support bilateral trade and investment, setting Singapore up to secure its status as Myanmar’s biggest investor.
Children of deceased Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew say their eldest relative—the current prime minister—is ignoring their father’s will for his own political gain.
State govt has yet to release details of the project, which would be developed jointly by Singapore’s Huacheng and a Chinese firm.
After several Arakenese migrants were deported from Singapore last week, all have since wound up in government detention. Their relatives are searching for answers.
After Singaporean police escorted a second batch of Arakenese deportees to Yangon this week, seven of them—including an AA chief’s brother—have since been arrested.
Six Arakanese living in Singapore were arrested by police there this week—allegedly at the Myanmar government’s request. Police also seized computers and cell phones.
When Indonesia banned sand exports to Singapore in 2007, citing environmental concerns, it caused a "sand crisis" there that saw building activity almost come to a halt.
The new law gives the government power to remove content it considers to be false while penalties for perpetrators could be up to 10 years in prison or huge fines.
Southeast Asian nations benefit from Brussels’ role as a counterweight to major powers in the region
Singapore plans to move storage, utility, transport and industrial facilities underground in a bid to free up surface space and enhance the city-state’s livability.
Police in Singapore say the arrest of a Singaporean couple in Yangon last week for using fake kyats led to raids on 18 moneychangers that came up with more counterfeit cash.
This year’s event is less about travel deals, more about a cultural experience, organizers say