The Boeing 737 Max 8 plane
The recent crash of an Ethiopian Airline aeroplane has brought so much attention to the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. Here are some key facts about the American-made narrow-body aircraft:
Boeing's lost $24 Billion in market cap in two days
Boeing’s crisis of confidence continues with a growing number of countries and airline carriers suspending flights of the 737 Max 8 aircraft. The suspensions include the governments of the EU, China, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, India and Malaysia. But not the U.S. yet.
Singapore’s shrinking stock exchange
Singapore has long competed with Hong Kong for the title of Asia’s top financial center, and while the city-state has strengthened its position as a wealth hub, its stock market status has fallen.
Gay Singaporean man allowed to adopt son in landmark ruling
Socially conservative Singapore still has colonial-era laws banning sex between consenting men. But for the first time a gay doctor has been allowed to adopt his biological son.
Global leaders are pretty worried about trade
Here's what some of the key commentators had to say about trade on day one of the Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore.
South Korea pushes to revive nuclear talks with North
South Korean envoys headed to Pyongyang on Wednesday to revive nuclear talks between the U.S. and North Korea, as President Donald Trump signals growing frustration with the negotiations two months after he met Kim Jong Un in Singapore.
U.S. President Donald Trump given early birthday surprise during visit to Singapore
There was an early birthday surprise for U.S. President Donald Trump during his lunch meeting with Singapore leaders on Monday (June 11).
Singapore might be known for its ban on chewing gum but did you know it also has six of the world's best bars plus 47 Michelin stars? This island city-state is a melting pot of cultures and that fusion drives an innovative and adventurous bar and dinning scene. Welcome to Singapore...