Good morning! What's on the calendar today:
  • Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is on a four-day official visit to Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to reaffirm Singapore’s long-standing ties with Vietnam.
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan is visiting Washington DC for three days starting today to participate in a meeting on the Global Coalition to defeat Islamic State (IS). During the meeting, foreign ministers from 68 countries who are members of the coalition will review the current campaign against IS and strategise on how to further accelerate the defeat of the terrorist group.
  • Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, currently on the second day of his three-day visit to Thailand, is expected to meet with Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha today. Both leaders will witness the signing of agreements in the areas of agriculture, science and technology, energy, and education.
To speed up progress on nationwide digital projects launched under Singapore’s Smart Nation drive, the Government will reorganise various agencies to come under the PMO, with the aim of delivering tangible results in the next two to three years.
Singapore Disability Sports Council chief lays out ambitious plan to develop and grow disability sports.
Most of the offences ended up being committed in the master bedroom, where the victim would complete school projects using the computer there.
Singapore does not import any meat from the establishments in Brazil embroiled in a corruption probe over tainted products, the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore said.
Since last month, all patients admitted to Tan Tock Seng Hospital have had the option of buying their own set of utensils at S$6, after some patients raised concerns over the cleanliness of the shared cups.
Pricing consultant, Dr Jochen Krauss disagreed that pricing should be tied to income levels or the size of a house, given that water is a universal resource.
Researchers at the NUS have come up with an eco-friendly and cost-effective solution to keep out most of the harmful PM2.5 particles found in haze.
“It was already well known that the company was having difficulties, and bankruptcy would be declared. Investors and markets have been prepared for this development in the past few weeks" CIMB economist Song Seng Wun.
Handed a two-year extension, he wants to build for future success and blood youth.
FBI Director James Comey said there is no evidence to support President Trump's allegations that the Obama administration "wiretapped" Trump Tower last year.