Singapore News Headlines

  • Singapore will send search-and-rescue team to Nepal
    Singapore will send search-and-rescue team to Nepal

    The Singapore Civil Defence Force is also preparing to send a 55-man search-and-rescue team to assist in Nepal's post-disaster operations.

  • 9 Things You Need to Know About Parkinson Disease
    9 Things You Need to Know About Parkinson Disease

    What is Parkinson disease? Parkinson disease is a neurological disorder that may present with a slight shaking or tremor in one’s finger, hands, lips or feet. Tremors associated with Parkinson disease usually occur when the person is at rest and stop when the person is moving. “Parkinson disease affects three out of every thousand individuals, aged 50 years and above in Singapore, and its prevalence is expected to increase with an ageing population,” says Associate Professor Louis Tan, Senior Consultant at the Department of Neurology at the National Neuroscience Institute (TTSH Campus), a member of the SingHealth group.

  • This hotel is looking for 200 ambassadors who love Singapore to join them
    This hotel is looking for 200 ambassadors who love Singapore to join them

    The Patina, Capitol Singapore, set to open in the third quarter of 2015, wants over 200 ambassadors to share what they love about Singapore with their guests.