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Officer who never envisioned role as submarine flotilla commander lauded for performance, dedication

Straits Times 16 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - Colonel Teo Chin Leong has played a pivotal role in building up Singapore's submarine force to safeguard its waters ... "What kept me going is knowing the (Republic of Singapore Navy's) purpose the defining moment for me was being made commanding officer of a submarine.
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Goh Meng Seng, Singapore Uncensored site issued Pofma correction directions over Covid-19 vaccination falsehoods

Straits Times 15 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - The Republic's fake news law was invoked after unsubstantiated claims about adverse reactions to Covid-19 vaccines were posted on Facebook and published online by a website ... They were directed at the Facebook pages of Goh Meng Seng People's Power Party and Goh Meng Seng (Satu Singapura), as well as at the Singapore Uncensored website.
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Temasek's Pavilion Energy imports Singapore's first carbon-neutral LNG cargo

Straits Times 15 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - Temasek unit Pavilion Energy has imported Singapore's first carbon-neutral liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo, the company announced on Thursday (April 15) ... LNG makes up 95 per cent of Singapore's energy mix, and remains a key fixture in the Republic's energy plans even as it makes the shift to other clean energy sources such as solar.
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Goh Meng Seng's FB posts and Singapore Uncensored site issued Pofma correction orders

Straits Times 15 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - The Republic's fake news law was invoked after unsubstantiated claims about adverse reactions to Covid-19 vaccines were posted on Facebook and published online by a website ... They were directed at the Facebook pages of Goh Meng Seng People's Power Party and Goh Meng Seng (Satu Singapura), as well as at the Singapore Uncensored website.
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Pavilion Energy imports S'pore's first carbon-neutral LNG cargo

Straits Times 15 Apr 2021
Temasek unit Pavilion Energy has imported Singapore's first carbon-neutral liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo, the company announced yesterday ... LNG makes up 95 per cent of Singapore's energy mix, and remains a key fixture in the Republic's energy plans even as it makes the shift to other clean energy sources such as solar.
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Floorball: Singapore to compete at women's world championships after qualification events cancelled

Straits Times 14 Apr 2021
The Republic, ranked 14th in the world, will be joined by 15 other countries, including host nation Sweden, in Uppsala for the Nov 27-Dec 5 tournament ... Singapore will host the next edition of the WFC in 2023, nearly two decades after the Republic last hosted the event in 2005, when they finished 11th of 17 teams in the two-division tournament.
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Qualifier axed, S'pore women off to world meet

Straits Times 14 Apr 2021
The Republic, ranked 14th in the world, will be joined by 15 other teams, including hosts Sweden, in Uppsala for the Nov 27-Dec 5 tournament ... Singapore will host the next edition of the WFC in 2023, nearly two decades after the Republic staged the tournament in 2005, when they finished 11th out of 17 teams in the two-division tournament.
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Indonesia's anti-graft body says sorry for official's remark on Singapore

Straits Times 13 Apr 2021
Indonesia and Singapore are party to the MLA in Criminal Matters among Like-minded Asean Member Countries, under which cooperation already takes place in line with the Republic's domestic laws and international obligations.
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Over 18,200 visitors from low-risk regions entered Singapore under travel pass scheme since September

Straits Times 13 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - More than 18,200 travellers have entered Singapore under the air travel pass (ATP) scheme since the Republic unilaterally opened its borders to regions with low Covid-19 infection rates in September last year ... It was also an invitation to the world and signalled that Singapore is open for business, Mr Ong said.
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Over 18,200 visitors from low-risk places arrived here on air travel pass

Straits Times 13 Apr 2021
More than 18,200 travellers have entered Singapore under the air travel pass (ATP) scheme since the Republic unilaterally opened its borders to places with low Covid-19 infection rates last September ... It was also an invitation to the world and signalled that Singapore is open for business.
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14 new coronavirus cases reported here, all imported

Straits Times 13 Apr 2021
All 14 were imported cases that had been placed on stay-home notice on arrival in Singapore, said MOH. They took the Republic's total tally to 60,692. The four student's pass holders arrived from India ... Singapore has had 30 deaths from Covid-19 complications, while 15 who tested positive have died of other causes. Update on cases. New cases. 14. Imported.
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Saudia Joins IATA Health Passport Trial On Kuala Lumpur Flights

Simple Flying 13 Apr 2021
As we mentioned earlier, following Singapore Airlines trial of the app on flights between Singapore and London, the Republic of Singapore is now accepting the app as proof of testing or vaccination for all travelers arriving in the city-state by air ... Singapore Airlines Emirates ...
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Covid-19 national testing lab can be repurposed for other infectious diseases outbreaks: AxStar

Straits Times 13 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - The Covid-19 vaccination drive in Singapore is well underway, putting the country on track to a semblance of pre-pandemic normalcy. But the Republic is continuing to beef up its preparedness for infectious diseases of the future ... (A*Star) Genome Institute of Singapore.
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Three armed robbery attempts in Singapore Strait, one crew member injured

Straits Times 12 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - Armed intruders boarded three ships in separate incidents in the Singapore Strait in a span of four days last week ... The Republic of Singapore Navy's Maritime Security Task Force (MSTF), Singapore Police Coast Guard, Malaysian and Indonesian authorities were notified and a safety navigational broadcast was made.
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3 armed robbery attempts in S'pore Strait, one injured

Straits Times 12 Apr 2021
Armed intruders boarded three ships in separate incidents in the Singapore Strait in a span of four days last week ... The Republic of Singapore Navy's Maritime Security Task Force, Singapore Police Coast Guard, Malaysian and Indonesian authorities were notified and a safety navigational broadcast was made.
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