15 May 17 | The Straits Times by CHARMAINE NG
President Tony Tan Keng Yam will be reviewing about 50 warships from 21 countries, including Singapore, during the inaugural International Maritime Review (IMR) hosted by the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) today.
Staging one of the largest gatherings of naval ships in the region is the centrepiece of RSN's 50th anniversary events, but naval experts say it will also indirectly highlight Singapore's adept use of naval diplomacy, which is...
10 May 17 | The Straits Times by SAMUEL CHAN
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts will open an outlet here under its Andaz brand in September.
The move comes more than 40 years after the opening of the hotel chain's landmark Grand Hyatt Singapore in Scotts Road, still its only hotel here.
The five-star Andaz hotel will open within DUO, a development in Fraser Street consisting of two concave towers.
The 342-room hotel, which will be directly connected to Bugis MRT station, will take up 17...
09 May 17 | The Business Times by LEILA LAI
THE Astana Expo 2017 to be held in Kazakhstan from June 10 to Sept 10 this year will provide opportunities for Singapore to showcase its sustainable energy capabilities and deepen bilateral ties with Kazakhstan, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said on Monday. In a press statement, MTI shared plans to engage businesses as well as policy makers and regulators from around the world and specifically host country Kazakhstan, through the...