Singapore continues cabinet reforms World

Singapore continues cabinet reforms

Singaporean Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will become Deputy Prime Minister from May 1, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) of Singapore announced on April 23.
Hanoi determined to build smart city by 2030 Society

Hanoi determined to build smart city by 2030

Hanoi is determined to build a people-centered and business-oriented smart city by 2030, said Permanent Vice Chairman of the Hanoi City People’s Committee Nguyen Van Suu during the sixth World Cities Summit (WCS) 2018 held in Singapore on July 9.
Singapore puts innovation centre into operation ASEAN

Singapore puts innovation centre into operation

Singapore officially put its newly-launched Innovation Centre (SGInnovate) into operation on November 24 with the goal of connecting scientists, enterprises and financial resources to promote the application of technology into creativity and economic and social innovation.
Singapore appoints second finance minister ASEAN

Singapore appoints second finance minister

The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) of Singapore on August 22 released an announcement of Cabinet changes, including the appointment of Lawrance Wong as the Second Financial Minister.
Singapore to hold by-election ASEAN

Singapore to hold by-election

Singapore will hold a by-election in Bukit Batok’s Single Member Constituency (SMC) after the People’s Action Party (PAP) MP David Ong announced his resignation, admitting to a “personal discretion”,
ASEAN

Singapore’s budget to be future-focused

The Singaporean budget this year will be focused on building the nation’s future, announced Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance in his Budget Statement to Parliament on February 23.
VFF President active on Singapore visit Politics

VFF President active on Singapore visit

Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee President Nguyen Thien Nhan had a busy day in Singapore on March 28 as he met with a number of local senior officials and attended many diplomatic activities.
World

Singapore to raise capital contribution to World Bank

Singapore's subscription to the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), a World Bank institution that lends to the developing world to reduce poverty and support global development, will be raised from 38.6 million USD to about 672 million USD.