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MOT issues Pofma correction direction over video of South Asians at Changi Airport

Straits Times 07 May 2021
SINGAPORE - The Ministry of Transport (MOT) on Friday (May 7) invoked Singapore's fake news law in response to a video circulating on social media showing a large group of South Asian travellers purportedly arriving at Changi Airport despite travel restrictions ... Under Singapore's ...
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The Big Story: Discrimination faced by TTSH staff 'distressing', says PM Lee

Straits Times 07 May 2021
SINGAPORE - Catch up on the hottest topics on The Straits Times' weekday talk show ... The remaining 21 were imported, and placed on stay-home notice when they arrived in Singapore ... Separately, Singapore passports will be valid for 10 years, up from the current five ... We also share other news in Singapore, and around the world.
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Singapore’s press overhaul will stay true to Lee Kuan Yew’s 50-year-old blueprint

South China Morning Post 07 May 2021
It is a fitting coincidence that the biggest shake-up of Singapore’s news media industry in decades ...
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Veggie satay: Singapore lab cooks up Asian favourites, minus the meat

Urdu Point 07 May 2021
Singapore, May 7 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 7th May, 2021 ) .From faux-chicken satay to imitation beef rendang, a high-tech Singapore laboratory is replicating popular Asian dishes with plant-based meat alternatives to feed the region's growing appetite for sustainable food.
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TA Associates Announces Strategic Growth Investment in InCorp Global

The Maryville Daily Times 07 May 2021
https.//www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210507005394/en/. Headquartered in Singapore, InCorp is a leading provider of corporate services for businesses across Asia ... InCorp is present in seven markets across Asia, namely Singapore, Indonesia, India, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines and Vietnam ... http.//www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210507005394/en.
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In a Kashmir lockdown, home doesn’t translate into a safe place: Farah Bashir

The Siasat Daily 07 May 2021
New Delhi ... Working for an international news agency in Singapore, that was the moment she knew that it was important to do something that would represent her people ... Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News, Technology, Entertainment, Sports, Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels ... .
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MCI supports restructuring plan, prepared to provide funding support

Straits Times 06 May 2021
The ministry said it is in the interest of Singapore and Singaporeans that local media continues to thrive and deliver quality journalism ... MCI said SPH's newsrooms and its publications in the four official languages have been trusted sources of news for much of Singapore's history.
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Migrant workers deprived the benefits of Singapore’s effective Covid response

La Prensa Latina 06 May 2021
Last month, Singapore, along with New Zealand and Australia, topped the Bloomberg news agency’s monthly list ranking countries that have managed to cope with the pandemic and provided “a pre-pandemic quality of life for their populations.” ... “Singapore has achieved to stop the ...
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Why SPH Media is going for a new funding model

Straits Times 06 May 2021
Since its formation in 1984, Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) with its news titles has served as a timely, trusted and credible source of news and information for Singaporeans and audiences beyond our shores ... In the context of Singapore's multiracial society, SPH serves a crucial ...
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SPH CEO Ng Yat Chung 'takes umbrage' at reporter's 'editorial integrity' question

Yahoo Daily News 06 May 2021
(Yahoo News Singapore file photo). SINGAPORE — Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) chief executive officer Ng Yat Chung took offence to a reporter's question about SPH's goal of "editorial integrity" at a news conference on Thursday (6 May) to announce plans to spin off the conglomerate's ailing media business.
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Gym owners in S'pore worry about rental costs, wages as studios close due to tighter ...

Straits Times 06 May 2021
SINGAPORE -When news broke last week of a possible Covid-19 cluster at Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Actualize CrossFit co-owner Cassandra Lau and her team began planning for different scenarios, ranging from partial to full closures ... While Lau was slightly disappointed, she did not have time to mull over the news.
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SPH to restructure media business into not-for-profit entity

Straits Times 06 May 2021
Credit Suisse (Singapore) is the appointed financial adviser for the review ... The move is the most major restructuring in the industry since 1984, when SPH was formed through a merger of three organisations - the Straits Times Press group, the Singapore News and Publications Limited and Times Publishing Berhad.
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ST News Night: 95 reports of serious adverse reaction to Covid-19 vaccine in S'pore; 20 ...

Straits Times 06 May 2021
SINGAPORE - Get the latest news and updates on The Straits Times' News Night. This weeknight news show offers a round-up of the day's top news as well as what's trending online ...
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Two more local coronavirus infections in Singapore

Hong Kong Standard 06 May 2021
... News Asia reports. The remaining 16 were imported and were placed on stay-home notice  in Singapore, the ministry said.
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SPH plan to hive off media business gets MCI support

Straits Times 06 May 2021
Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), which publishes The Straits Times, has received the ... "In the context of Singapore's multiracial society, SPH serves a crucial function by providing news and information in vernacular languages to serve Singapore's diverse ethnic communities.".
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