Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Singapore reaches $1B

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 - 12:34 GMT

Singaporean investments in Egypt reached $500 million.

Egypt, Singapore discuss boosting local development cooperation

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 - 11:11 GMT

Sharawi said relations between the two countries are progressing as Egypt considers Singapore a model of economic and social development.

Govt keen to increase Singaporean investments in Egypt: finance minister

Fri, 10 Jan 2020 - 11:41 GMT

Maait made the remarks on Friday during his meeting here with new Singaporean Ambassador in Cairo Dominic Goh, the ministry said in a statement Friday.

Egypt, Singapore probe cooperation on water issues

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 11:38 GMT

Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aati held talks on Wednesday with Ambassador of Singapore to Egypt Dominic Goh on means to foster mutual cooperation in the field of water resources.

Egypt ranks 8th safest country on Gallup index of safety

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 - 10:50 GMT

Egypt has advanced on the global index of safety and security that is issued by Gallup, according to a report received by Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli.

France's Mirazur crowned world's best restaurant, Denmark's Noma is No. 2

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 - 12:19 GMT

Mirazur, on the French Riviera, was crowned No.1 at the World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards ceremony held in Singapore on Tuesday.

Man United to face Tottenham in Shanghai pre-season clash

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 01:11 GMT

The final match of the tour is scheduled against AC Milan at Cardiff's Principality Stadium on Aug. 3.

Volvo unveils driverless electric bus in Singapore

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 - 08:43 GMT

Volvo and a Singapore university unveiled a driver less electric bus Tuesday.

China slowdown, trade disputes weigh on Asia factory activity

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 10:32 GMT

Factory activity weakened across Asia in December as the Sino-U.S. trade war and a slowdown in Chinese demand hit production in most economies.

Singapore Red Cross pledges $50k in aid for Indonesia tsunami victims

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 - 08:51 GMT

The Singapore Red Cross on Monday said it would extend $50,000 in humanitarian aid to support those affected by the tsunami in Indonesia.

Singapore's 'freegans' find treasure in trash

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 01:05 GMT

Nadia Mohammad Salem started saving up for her wedding long before she got engaged. But getting married proved far more stressful than she’d imagined when her husband proposed a year ago.

Timeline for massive China-backed trade deal slips

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 02:50 GMT

The completion of the world's largest trade deal -- backed by Beijing and excluding the United States -- has been pushed back to next year.

Brexit backer Dyson to make electric cars in Singapore

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 - 11:30 GMT

British electric appliance pioneer Dyson said Tuesday it had picked Singapore as the site for its first electric car plant.

Neither rich nor crazy: film noir sheds light on Singapore's migrant labourers

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 - 12:45 GMT

Neither rich nor crazy: film noir sheds light on Singapore's migrant labourers.

Over 300 endangered turtles hatch in Singapore

Fri, 28 Sep 2018 - 01:15 GMT

It was the fourth time since 1996 that eggs of the critically endangered turtles have hatched on Sentosa.

Facebook to invest $1B in first Asian data centre in Singapore

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 08:35 GMT

Facebook’s facility will be located in the west of the island, near where Google (GOOGL.O) is expanding its Singapore data centres in an $850 million investment.

Sisi greets Singapore, Bolivia on national days

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 - 02:43 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi delegated on Wednesday Presidential Secretary Mohamed Ihab Amin to the Singaporean Embassy in Cairo to offer greetings on the occasion of the National Day of Singapore.

Egypt, Singapore trade exchange hit $220M in 2017

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 - 09:53 GMT

The most important items of Egyptian exports to Singapore last year included chemical products, fertilizers, agricultural crops and food industries.

Singapore's offshore industry recovering, but no return to glory days

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 - 08:45 GMT

Now, as oil prices LCOc1 pick up, the industry is coming back to life.

Australia hosts one of Asia-Pacific's largest air force exercises

Sat, 28 Jul 2018 - 03:43 GMT

The skies over Australia's northern coastline were filled with air force pilot top guns from 16 nations in one of Asia-Pacific's largest air force training exercises.