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  1. The Singapore start-up ecosystem – A bird's eye view

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 09:42am by Freda Wan

    ... Freda Wan Contrary to the belief that Silicon Valley was successful because of the absence of government interference, Singapore's start-up ecosystem has been proactively created ... enjoys continued investor interest and rapid revenue growth of 20 to 30 per cent per month. Viki was acquired by Rakuten for US$200 million in September 2013. This was big news for Singapore ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1555236/singapore-start-ecosystem-birds-eye-view
  2. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    76-year-old ban on gay sex challenged in Singapore’s top court

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 10:39pm by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg Lawyers say colonial law violates constitutional rights to equal protection Singapore's gay sex ban challenged Singapore's highest court yesterday began hearing ... rights to equal protection guaranteed by Singapore's constitution. A two-day hearing before a three-judge panel began yesterday. Singapore lawmakers in 2007 agreed to keep the law, known ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1554280/76-year-old-ban-gay-sex-challenged-singapores-top-court
  3. Business - Economy

    Singapore GDP decline blamed on manufacturing exodus

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:31am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore GDP declines surprise 0.8 per cent in second quarter as more companies shift manufacturing operations offshore while labour costs increase Singapore growth hit by production exodus Singapore's economy unexpectedly contracted in the second quarter as higher labour costs and company moves to shift production overseas hurt manufacturing. Gross domestic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1554271/singapore-gdp-decline-blamed-manufacturing-exodus
  4. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Locals-first job website launched by Singapore amid backlash against migrants

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 10:40pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore Locals-first job scheme launched Singapore yesterday launched a jobs website favouring citizens and permanent residents in response to mounting complaints that foreigners are stealing professional jobs from locals. The "Jobs Bank" website will match employment opportunities with profiles of locals seeking employment or a change of jobs. From ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1554278/locals-first-job-website-launched-singapore-amid-backlash-against-migrants
  5. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Row erupts in Singapore over pulling of children’s books with gay themes

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 06:08pm by Satish Cheney

    ... Satish Cheney in Singapore Authorities in Singapore are facing an online backlash after public libraries withdrew and decided to pulp three children's book titles because they were ... [of children’s books] and exercise our best judgment SINGAPORE LIBRARIES STATEMENT It is believed that a conservative parent had written a complaint to authorities and wanted the book ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1552084/backlash-after-singapore-libraries-see-red-over-gay-penguin-books
  6. Business - Economy

    Slowing China economy would hit Singapore the worst, says BNP study

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:09am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... Nick Edwards nick.edwards@scmp.com If China sneezes, Singapore catches the worst cold Regardless of whether China is the biggest economy in the world, it is of growing significance ... elsewhere, but with wide variation related to trade dependency. All of the nine economies it analysed have seen increased trade dependency to China since 2000, albeit to varying degrees. Singapore ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1553597/slowing-china-economy-would-hit-singapore-worst-says-bnp-study
  7. Sport - Rugby - ASIAN GAMES

    Asian Games women’s sevens results and standings

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 10:32pm

    ... SCMP Staff Women’s Pool A – final standings Pos Team P W D L PF PA PD TF TA Pts 1 China 4 4 0 0 164 7 157 26 1 12 2 Japan 4 3 0 1 163 28 135 27 4 10 3 Singapore 4 2 0 2 41 103-62 7 17 ... 30/09 FT Japan 46-0 Uzbekistan Pool A 30/09 FT Singapore 19-0 South Korea Pool A 30/09 FT Hong Kong 52-0 Laos Pool B 30/09 FT Thailand 52-0 Malaysia Pool B 30/09 FT China 29-0 Uzbekistan Pool ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/sevens/article/1604902/asian-games-womens-sevens-results-and-standings
  8. Lifestyle - Books - MEMOIR

    Book review: The Accidental Diplomat, by Maurice Baker

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 12:07pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... the Indian army over the two nations' disputed Himalayan border. Years later, Nehru told Romulo how right the latter had been. In 1970, relations between Singapore and Malaysia were rocked ... the Singapore High Commission in the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur. Baker, who was then the Singapore high commissioner in Malaysia, received a letter with a cartoon depicting Lee as bald. Baker also ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1600846/book-review-accidental-diplomat-maurice-baker
  9. Property - International - ACQUISITIONS

    Logistics fund falls on radar of real estate manager Croesus

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:23am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Asian real estate manager also eyes solar farms and hospitality after listing trust in Singapore Logistics fund falls on the radar of Croesus Croesus Group, an Asian real estate manager, is evaluating another fund with logistics properties after listing its first trust holding Japanese shopping centres in Singapore last year. Croesus had access to 24 to 36 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1604726/logistics-fund-falls-radar-real-estate-manager-croesus
  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Defiant Singaporeans watch banned political documentary in Malaysia

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 06:02am by AFP

    ... censorship gathered in Malaysia to see a documentary banned by regulators in their home country as a threat to national security. The film, To Singapore, With Love, examines the case of political exiles in the city-state and features interviews with nine former activists, student leaders, and self-confessed communists who fled Singapore from the 1960s until the 1980s and are currently ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1597005/defiant-singaporeans-watch-banned-political-documentary-malaysia

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