KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 — There will be a six-month delay in rolling out the Laos, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore Power Integration Project (LTMS-PIP) as Singapore needs to stabilise its power grid...
- Four die as Singapore hospital suffers wave of hepatitis C infections
Singapore's largest hospital apologised Tuesday after 22 kidney patients were infected with hepatitis C, with four dying in a rare outbreak at the prestigious facility. The infections at the government-run Singapore General Hospital (SGH) involved patients admitted to one ward between April and June. Hospital officials said while the four fatalities had other serious conditions, they "are not able to rule out the possibility" that hepatitis C could have been a factor in their deaths.
- Supportive regulations needed for aviation growth: Vistara
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Airline company Vistara on Tuesday pointed to the need for a supportive supply and regulatory environment in India to realise the aviation sector's potential to generate economic value worth $250 billion per annum by 2025. Vistara which is a joint venture (JV) between India's TATA Group and Singapore Airlines revealed the figures in a report titled 'Maximising the contribution of aviation to the Indian economy'. The report, prepared for the airline by the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA), estimated a three-fold increase in domestic air traffic and a potential for the sector to contribute to over five percent in the country's gross domestic product (GDP) by 2025.