Gulf Times - Singapore
Singapore lifts virus alert to SARS level, sparking panic buying

Singapore lifts virus alert to SARS level, sparking panic buying

Singapore on Friday raised its coronavirus alert level and reported more cases not linked to previous infections or travel to China, a move that sparked panic-buying of essentials in some shops across the island.

Singapore confirms first case of new China virus, another likely

Singapore confirms first case of new China virus, another likely

Singapore on Thursday confirmed its first case of a new strain of coronavirus that has killed 17 and infected more than 630 people in China, the health ministry said.

Singapore's Ambassador hails ties with Qatar

Singapore's Ambassador hails ties with Qatar

Ambassador of Singapore to the State Jai Sohan Singh has hailed as distinguished the Singaporean-Qatari ties that are supported by the good relations between the leaders of the two countries ...

Facebook corrects user's post under new Singapore fake news law

Facebook corrects user's post under new Singapore fake news law

Facebook said on Saturday it had issued a correction notice on a user's post at the request of the Singapore government, but urged for a measured approach to the implementation of a new "fake news" law

Amir meets Singaporean minister

Amir meets Singaporean minister

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met, the Senior Minister and Co-ordinating Minister for National Security of Singapore Teo Chee Hean ...

Singapore baggage handler jailed for swapping luggage tags

Singapore baggage handler jailed for swapping luggage tags

A Singaporean baggage handler has been jailed for 20 days for swapping tags on nearly 300 suitcases at the city-state's airport, causing them to end up at wrong destinations around the world.

Katara Hospitality officially marks return of Raffles Hotel Singapore

Katara Hospitality officially marks return of Raffles Hotel Singapore

Katara Hospitality, global hotel owner, developer and operator based in Qatar, has marked the official reopening of Raffles Hotel Singapore, a flagship property within Accor, the world’s leading augmented hospitality group.

Vettel ends win drought with victory in Singapore

Vettel ends win drought with victory in Singapore

Sebastian Vettel ended a 13-month win drought by leading a Ferrari one-two victory at the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday, while Lewis Hamilton finished fourth but stretched his championship lead to 65 points.

Singapore smog worst in 3 years as forest fires rage

Singapore smog worst in 3 years as forest fires rage

Singapore's air quality deteriorated to "unhealthy" levels on Saturday for the first time in three years, data from the National Environment Agency (NEA) showed

QFZA signs MoUs with leading entities in Singapore

QFZA signs MoUs with leading entities in Singapore

Qatar Free Zones Authority (QFZA) has signed MoUs with leading entities in Singapore at the 2nd Annual Bilateral Qatar-Singapore Summit to “promote the exchange of best practices

Singapore president meets FM

Singapore president meets FM

Singapore President of the Republic of Halimah Yacob met on Wednesday with HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani

QP concludes 5-year condensate feedstock sale deal with ExxonMobil in Singapore

QP concludes 5-year condensate feedstock sale deal with ExxonMobil in Singapore

Under the agreement, Qatar Petroleum for the Sale of Petroleum Products Company will supply ExxonMobil’s Singapore Integrated Manufacturing Complex with a total of 6mn barrels ...