Singapore voted Asian City with Best Quality of Living
Singapore tops the ranks of Asia as the city with the best quality of living for its efficient city infrastructure, according to the global ranking of cities by consulting firm, Mercer.
Singapore opens doors and access to funds for foreign entrepreneurs
Singapore has announced initiatives to beef up its startup scene by easing up the eligibility requirements for the EntrePass scheme for foreign entrepreneurs who are keen to start businesses, and moves to enhance financing schemes in “deep-tech” sectors like medical technology, clean technology and advanced manufacturing.
Flying vehicles – Singapore‘s vision of urban mobility in 2030
Singapore‘s Ministry of Transport has announced new technologies including the trial of drones that can carry passengers. A human-carrying drone, the Hoversurf Scorpion has already been prototyped and could become an urban mobility option in the city.
Singapore is the world’s greatest city for food, says Bibendum head chef, Claude Bosi
Bibendum’s head chef, Claude Bosi says Singapore is not just a great place for eating out, but is also a city of many cultures, each with its own cuisines and has a lot of European influences too.
Rare Shakespeare book on display in Singapore for the first time
The National Library is showcasing a rare copy of Shakespeare’s First Folio, on loan from the University of Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries, which will be on display until 23 April. The 950-page anthology was first published in 1623. Only 230 copies remain in the world today.