ASEAN Para Games: Swimmers win 5 medals, set 5 national records on last day of competition

ASEAN Para Games: Swimmers win 5 medals, set 5 national records on last day of competition

Singapore’s swimmers won five medals and set five national records at the ASEAN Para Games on the last day of competition. Subscribe to our channel here: https://cna.asia/youtubesub Subscribe to our news service on Telegram: https://cna.asia/telegram Follow us: CNA: https://cna.asia CNA…

A*STAR scholarships awarded to 80 recipients

A*STAR scholarships awarded to 80 recipients

Manpower Minister Tan See Leng has said that research, innovation and enterprise are the cornerstones of Singapore’s competitiveness and success. Dr Tan was speaking at the A*STAR Scholarship Award Ceremony, as he handed out scholarships to 80 recipients. Subscribe to…

Singapore's retail sales rise 14.8%, in June

Singapore’s retail sales rise 14.8%, in June

Singapore’s retail sales were up by 14.8 per cent on-year in June. While slower than May’s growth of around 18 per cent, it recovered from a low base over the same period last year. That was when movement and travel…

Ben Bland on tensions over Taiwan, US-China ties

Ben Bland on tensions over Taiwan, US-China ties

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has wrapped up her Asia tour, following stops in Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea and Japan. The most controversial was her stopover in Taiwan, pushing cross-strait tensions to new heights and further straining US-China relations. Japan…

Filipino cuisine and Asian barbecue at Kubo restaurant in Singapore | CNA Lifestyle

Filipino cuisine and Asian barbecue at Kubo restaurant in Singapore | CNA Lifestyle

You might be familiar with the Filipino dish pork adobo – how about quail adobo? It’s one of the dishes at Kurt Sombero’s new restaurant serving Filipino-inspired cuisine. Find out the story behind this new Singapore restaurant. (Video: Joyee Koo)…

From garden to table: A forager’s passion for Singapore’s edible weeds | CNA Lifestyle

From garden to table: A forager’s passion for Singapore’s edible weeds | CNA Lifestyle

Lita Nithiyanandan grows all kinds of edible plants – including weeds that can be found growing wild in Singapore. Here she and her friend Alexius Yeo talk about their passion for foraging, before she shows us how to make a…

Over 5,000 senior citizens participate in National Day celebrations through sport

Over 5,000 senior citizens participate in National Day celebrations through sport

More than 5,000 seniors put themselves through the paces — both in-person and virtually — at the Sports Hub. The event is part of a week-long line-up that uses sport to bring people together in celebration of National Day. It…

Commonwealth Games: Singapore swimmers clock personal bests, bag their largest medal haul

Commonwealth Games: Singapore swimmers clock personal bests, bag their largest medal haul

It’s the last day of swimming action at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games. Singapore is on the hunt for another medal, with Teong Tzen Wei in the men’s 50m freestyle final later tonight. The Republic’s swimmers have bagged the largest-ever medal…

Market watchers expecting healthy demand for Singapore’s first sovereign green bond

Market watchers expecting healthy demand for Singapore’s first sovereign green bond

Market watchers are expecting a healthy demand for Singapore’s first sovereign green bond, citing the country’s triple-A credit rating. The bond will be launched by the end of this week. Analysts said they expect interest to come from institutional, rather…

Indranee Rajah on Infrastructure Asia Project Portal, a platform to share opportunities in region

Indranee Rajah on Infrastructure Asia Project Portal, a platform to share opportunities in region

At the most recent edition of the Asia Infrastructure Forum, a new online portal was launched to bring together the world’s biggest infrastructure players and experts to share ideas about sustainability. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister…