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  • Changi Airport named world's best airport for 6th year running March 22, 2018
    Changi Airport has been named the world's best airport for a record 6th year in a row at the World Airport Awards 2018 - a feat which has not been matched by any other airport. This is the 9th time that Changi Airport has picked up this top international title since it was introduced in 2000, said […]
  • Foodpanda clarifies delivery guy labelled imposter was simply at wrong address March 21, 2018
    Foodpanda has clarified that a masked delivery rider who was accused of being an imposter pretending to deliver food for unknown reasons is indeed registered with the company. Stomp contributors LinD and Azlinda alerted Stomp to a photo of the man wearing a pink and grey foodpanda shirt and a pink bandana covering his face […]
  • Singapore passes law which can bar pictures of terror attack sites March 21, 2018
    SINGAPORE - Singapore passed a law on Wednesday making it possible to ban photographs or videos of terror attack sites or communicating information about security operations amid criticism from rights groups that the move could curb press freedoms. The wealthy city-state ranks as one of the safest countries in the world, but authorities say it […]
  • Robert Downey Jr, Benedict Cumberbatch will be in Singapore for Avengers: Infinity War March 21, 2018
    Avengers fans will be able to get a glimpse of their favourite Marvel superheroes when three of the cast members visit Singapore next month to promote upcoming blockbuster Avengers: Infinity War. Actors Robert Downey Jr and Benedict Cumberbatch will be at Marina Bay Sands for a red carpet event on April 16. Downey Jr plays […]
  • Foodpanda beats Deliveroo in offering a dine-in option in Singapore; to open March 23 March 21, 2018
    In November last year, Deliveroo announced that it might soon expand its business to operate a dine-in restaurant in Singapore. It was reported that the startup will be opening new remote kitchens nationwide this year, one of which could evolve to become a fast casual eatery.
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  • PM Lee surprised to find himself the 'lead demonstrator' on how to do the 'Asian Squat' March 20, 2018
    Being an influential figure, it is not out of the ordinary for Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to be used as an example in several areas. However, the PM himself was surprised when he found he was "lead demonstrator" in a manoeuvre dubbed the "Asian squat".
  • Chalkboard computer teacher is star of international conference held in Singapore March 20, 2018
    SINGAPORE - A Ghanaian schoolteacher who used chalkboard drawings to teach computer science because his farming village had no laptops found himself the star of a global conference in Singapore. Richard Appiah Akoto, who drew coloured chalk diagrams to teach impoverished rural pupils how a PC works, rubbed shoulders with Silicon Valley hotshots in the […]