Hong Kong ranked 70th in world for quality of living – way behind rival Singapore


Hong Kong ranked 70th in world for quality of living – way behind rival Singapore

Hong Kong offers the best quality of living among cities in China but has fallen way behind its main competitor Singapore and major Japanese cities, …
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Singapore blogger fined for contempt of court

Governed by the People's Action Party since 1959, Singapore prides itself in its stability, low levels of corruption and high standard of living. – AFP pic …
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SEA Games: Singapore's athletes to be involved in community activities in bid to woo supporters

Reuters picSINGAPORE, March 6 — If you live in Serangoon North or Ang Mo Kio, you could find yourself chatting with 2014 Commonwealth Games …
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Singapore ranks as Asia's best for quality of living for expats

Singapore ranks as Asia's best for quality of living for expats SINGAPORE on Wednesday was named Asia's top city in Mercer's Quality of Living list. The annual survey is meant to help in assessing expatriates' …See all stories on this topic Singapore, the Most Expensive City of the World Singapore: Singapore maintained today the first place … Continue reading

Singapore Maintains Top Spot as World's Costliest City

Singapore Maintains Top Spot as World's Costliest City Singapore maintained its global ranking as the most expensive city for a … the EIU's 2015 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey released Tuesday showed. … Singapore's transport costs are almost three times higher than New York and …See all stories on this topic Singapore most expensive city for … Continue reading

A place to call their own, within the community

A place to call their own, within the community At first glance, the three-room flat looks like any other Housing Board unit: The living room has a TV set, a sofa and a dining table with a few chairs.See all stories on this topic Can Singapore Balance Rich Expats, Poor Migrants, while Keeping Locals Happy? … Continue reading

Singapore Update Early 2015

Singapore Update Early 2015 Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) has reported that their economy grew 2.9% in 2014. This is better than many nations in the world such …See all stories on this topic 'My dependence on and tolerance of alcohol plummeted since leaving Ireland' I had just graduated university, and my girlfriend (now … Continue reading

Singapore at fifty: From swamp to skyscrapers

Singapore at fifty: From swamp to skyscrapers Fifty decades ago Singapore turned an impartial condition, right after …. in a photograph in 1970, no for a longer period are living in Singapore.See all stories on this topic Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers Fifty years ago Singapore became an independent state, after leaving the … Continue reading

Art fest enters HDB flats

Art fest enters HDB flats And the conversations start people thinking about how we actually live in Singapore, where we're very cramped in our public space and social …See all stories on this topic Chester Tan: Singapore's most popular musician you never knew TODAY picSINGAPORE, Feb 25 — Many have heard his music at the … … Continue reading

$10k raised here to help Irish expat

$10k raised here to help Irish expat The 22-year-old was working in Bright Vision Hospital in Hougang as a physiotherapist, and had been in Singapore for a year prior to the accident.See all stories on this topic Singapore arts festival to go islandwide TODAY reports: Comedy shows at HDB estates and theatre productions in living … Continue reading

Singapore realty company launches Islamic villa project on donated land

Singapore realty company launches Islamic villa project on donated land The Alias Villas project, comprising six luxury villas and a swimming pool, will have between 280 and 340 square metres in living space and will be …See all stories on this topic Chester Tan: The most famous Singaporean musician you never knew Even though he acknowledged … Continue reading

Singapore Budget 2015: Low-income senior citizens to get $300-$750 in payouts every 3 months …

Singapore Budget 2015: Low-income senior citizens to get $300-$750 in payouts every 3 months … “We expect that the majority of those living in one and two-room flats will receive Silver Support, with a smaller proportion of those living in larger HDB …See all stories on this topic School has good balance of local and international … Continue reading