- Apr 28, 2021 07:59 PM IST
The oxygen concentrators weighing approximately 5.5 tonnes, landed in two tranches with each consisting of 128 concentrators in the last two days, the private airport operator said.
- Apr 27, 2021 02:25 PM IST
The empty oxygen containers from Thailand are the third such consignment to be flown to the country in the Indian Air Force's (IAF) transport aircraft by the home ministry amidst a surge in COVID-19 cases and a subsequent increase in demand for medical oxygen.
- Apr 22, 2021 06:03 PM IST
The government said travel restrictions with India will help curb potential cases in the dormitories because many of the labourers arrive from the South Asian nation.
- Apr 12, 2021 08:25 PM IST
The robots, which are equipped with 3D sensors, a camera and two compartments each, are able to carry up to 20 kg of food or parcels ordered online, make four or five deliveries per day on weekdays and are on call for half day on Saturday.
- Apr 05, 2021 04:17 PM IST
Computer software & hardware sectors remained the top sector drawing in the most FDI. More than 45 percent of total FDI flowed into the sector in the first 10-months of FY21, followed by construction and services.
- Mar 31, 2021 04:01 PM IST
They were a fraction of at least 20,000 workers getting a treat, from members of the public and businesses.
- Mar 24, 2021 07:42 PM IST
As consumption demand rises after a tough financial year, importers are desperate to visit China to stock up on new inventory. Their plans of transiting through a third nation to reach the Big Dragon and India's unique travel restrictions continue to hit a wall. Moneycontrol discovers the long list of hurdles impeding travel - tough vaccination rules in most countries, low availability or lack of approval for Chinese vaccines and the high cost of insurance
- Mar 10, 2021 07:17 PM IST
Singapore has launched a travel “bubble” business hotel that allows executives to do face-to-face meetings without a risk of exposure to the coronavirus, in one of the world’s first such facilities.
- Mar 04, 2021 03:14 PM IST
To encourage citizens to adopt green energy, the Land Transport Authority stated that Singapore is planning to install 60,000 EV charging stations by 2030. The government is planning to set two-thirds of these charging stations in public car parks and the remainder on private premises.
- Feb 17, 2021 07:47 AM IST
India and Indonesia are among the main source countries for the construction sector, and domestic workers for helping aged as well as children of working Singaporeans.
- Feb 03, 2021 11:58 AM IST
The government is also examining the Cairn order related to retrospective amendment of tax laws, CBDT Chairman PC Mody said.
- Jan 12, 2021 08:15 PM IST
Those who are eligible for the vaccine include cabin crew, pilots, airport-based staff whose job requires them to interact with passengers, and selected engineering staff.
- Dec 20, 2020 07:13 PM IST
The restaurant began serving the cultured meat on December 19 evening, saying its first diners were students aged 14-18 who had been invited to the launch after showing "a commitment to building a better planet".
- Dec 09, 2020 01:19 PM IST
The voyages -- starting and ending at the city-state with no stops -- began last month, marking the resumption of cruises after a months-long hiatus due to travel restrictions. But early Wednesday morning the holiday calm was shattered by an announcement the cruise was being cut short after an 83-year-old passenger had tested positive.
- Dec 07, 2020 09:46 PM IST
"After careful consideration, and in light of the current situation with regards to COVID-19 cases, it was decided that Singapore was best placed to hold the meeting," organisers said.
- Nov 30, 2020 01:20 PM IST
The ongoing study among the city-state's public hospitals adds to international efforts to better understand whether the infection or antibodies can be transferred during pregnancy, and if the latter offers an effective shield against the virus.
- Nov 21, 2020 12:29 PM IST
These several seemingly ordinary people working in offices or driving taxis in the modern republic of Singapore claim to be of royal blood, descendants of a 19th century monarch who ceded control of the Southeast Asian island to the British.
- Nov 10, 2020 07:40 PM IST
Gan added that even when vaccines become available, it will have to be given out progressively as it is not possible to vaccinate the entire nation at once.
- Nov 06, 2020 08:23 PM IST
Cruises were halted worldwide in March after travel restrictions kicked in and several vessels were hit by major outbreaks, but have now resumed in a few places.
- Oct 19, 2020 01:16 PM IST
Perched atop Singapore’s tallest building, the Tanjong Pagar Centre, the five-bedroom “super penthouse” is equipped with a 600-bottle wine cellar.
- Oct 13, 2020 11:10 AM IST
Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said the facility may produce up to 30,000 electric vehicles (EVs) annually by 2025 and represents an investment of S$400 million ($295 million).
- Sep 23, 2020 04:55 PM IST
The offer came during an interaction of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath with a bevvy of filmmakers and artists on Tuesday over the new film city project that would come up in a 1,000-acre area along Yamuna Expressway near Noida, an official statement said.
- Sep 19, 2020 08:48 AM IST
The investigation is the latest scrutiny of Singaporean business duo Terence and Nelson Loh since Reuters reported their other firm behind the Newcastle United bid doctored photos of Barack Obama and made other suspect claims in marketing materials.
- Aug 04, 2020 07:14 PM IST
The device, dubbed ACES, or Asynchronous Coded Electronic Skin, is made up of 100 small sensors and is about 1 sq cm (0.16 square inch) in size.