IS supporters in Singapore detained World

IS supporters in Singapore detained

A Singaporean was detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA) after investigations showed that he was "radicalised and harboured the intention" to travel to Syria to join the self-claimed Islamic State (IS), said the Singaporean Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
Singapore engulfed in X’mas festive air World

Singapore engulfed in X’mas festive air

Singaporeans are flocking to beautifully decorated streets to enjoy the festive atmosphere and plunge themselves into the Christmas joy in an area full of bustling shopping malls.
Singapore strictly controls burning of votive papers World

Singapore strictly controls burning of votive papers

Burning votive papers is an important practice in the spiritual life of Singaporean people as over 70 percent of the population are of Chinese origin, and the country has tightened management to prevent negative impacts of this practice like wastefulness, fire and environmental pollution.
Singapore prepares companies for terrorist threats World

Singapore prepares companies for terrorist threats

Singaporean Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean launched the SGSecure Guide for Workplaces at the annual National Security Conference on September 26.
Singapore launches first unified tourism brand World

Singapore launches first unified tourism brand

The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) on August 24 jointly unveiled a unified branch, “Passion Made Possible”, to market Singapore internationally for both tourism and business purposes.