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Singapore’s Lee Advises Australia to Engage With China
June 11, 2021

Singapore’s Lee Advises Australia to Engage With China

By Sebastian Strangio
The past year has seen a chill descend over relations between Canberra and Beijing.

Singapore Rebukes US Embassy Over LGBT Rights Event
May 21, 2021

Singapore Rebukes US Embassy Over LGBT Rights Event

By Sebastian Strangio
The statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs carried echoes of the "Asian values" debate of the 1990s.
Why Singapore Press Holdings is Restructuring
May 18, 2021

Why Singapore Press Holdings is Restructuring

By James Guild
The government is seeking to insulate Singapore's media further from the pressures of the free market.

COVID-19 Set to Burst Singapore-Hong Kong Travel Bubble – Again
May 17, 2021

COVID-19 Set to Burst Singapore-Hong Kong Travel Bubble – Again

By Sebastian Strangio
Singapore has reimposed a lockdown after a sudden spike in untraceable community transmissions.

Singapore, Malaysia Approve Compassionate Cross-Border Travel
May 03, 2021

Singapore, Malaysia Approve Compassionate Cross-Border Travel

By Sebastian Strangio
The plan is a prelude to an eventual reopening of crossborder travel, but a full resumption will be some time off.

Singapore Eyes SG$90 Billion in Infrastructure Bonds
April 14, 2021

Singapore Eyes SG$90 Billion in Infrastructure Bonds

By James Guild
For the first time in 40 years, the state is seeking to borrow money to fund long-term infrastructure improvements.

Singapore PM Succession Setback
April 12, 2021

Singapore PM Succession Setback

By Li Xirui and Dingding Chen
What are the consequences of Heng Swee Keat's decision to step aside as 4G leader-in-waiting?
Sacred Sustainability: Singapore, Greening, and Biophilic Design
April 12, 2021

Sacred Sustainability: Singapore, Greening, and Biophilic Design

By Abhinav Seetharaman
Singapore's sustainable development strategies have played an important but unheralded role in the country's economic success.

China Backs ASEAN Push for Talks on Myanmar Crisis
April 01, 2021

China Backs ASEAN Push for Talks on Myanmar Crisis

By Sebastian Strangio
The onus is on the Southeast Asian bloc to build a regional consensus for a more active role in resolving the crisis.

Singapore Joins Calls for Emergency ASEAN Summit on Myanmar
March 26, 2021

Singapore Joins Calls for Emergency ASEAN Summit on Myanmar

By Sebastian Strangio
The growing weight of outside expectation suggests that a special ASEAN meeting is likely to go ahead in the coming weeks.

Singapore, Malaysia Mull Cooperation on Vaccine Certifications
March 24, 2021

Singapore, Malaysia Mull Cooperation on Vaccine Certifications

By Sebastian Strangio
Mutual recognition of the two nations' COVID-19 vaccine certificates could pave the way for a regional certification process.
Extreme Right-Wing Ideology Arrives in Singapore
March 10, 2021

Extreme Right-Wing Ideology Arrives in Singapore

By Kenneth Yeo Yaoren and Amalina Abdul Nasir
A recent arrest suggests that the city-state should broaden and diversify its efforts to combat violent extremism.

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