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Comparatively, Singapore has a significantly lighter tax burden

The government of Singapore imposes a much lighter tax burden on the economy compared to the majority of other developed jurisdictions.


Singapore house prices dropped during Q2

According to Knight Frank’s Global House Price Index, Singapore posted the second-highest drop in private home prices among Asian countries in the last quarter, with only China coming behind.


Singapore: Strong demand on property loans

According to the data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), loans and advances by domestic banks have amounted to S$610.4 billion only for the last month.


SGD $50 note printed containing embarrassing spelling error

As the SG50 commemorative notes sets have been released, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has realised that they made an unbelievable mistake of misspelling the name of Singapore’s first President Yusof Ishak.


Singapore dollar weakens after Yuan’s devaluation

The devaluation of China’s currency for second day in a row, has had a negative effect on the Singapore dollar, resulting in the country's currency hitting its weakest level since June 2010.


Singapore breaks forecast expectations amid fears for Chinese economy

It's no secret that Singapore is a strong economy with promising growth potential, finding that the end of the second quarter’s growth for 2015, were greater than expectations.


Singapore celebrates Golden Jubilee

“Today the whole nation celebrates. Glad so many are joining in all the events. We celebrate as one people, one nation, one Singapore” quoted the Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.


SINGAPORE: Concern for Malaysian water supply

Singaporeans need to start reducing their water usage, even more so at the moment, as a result of the dry weather that is affecting the country’s major supply, as the Minister for the Environment and Water Resources stated.


Rolls-Royce honours Singapore

For the first time ever, Rolls-Royce is creating a unique car to celebrate the anniversary of a country.


Amos Yee’s Lawyers request a Judge of different religion

SINGAPORE: Amos Yee was found guilty on May the 12th of intending to wound the religious feelings of Christians in a video, as well as of uploading an obscene image onto his blog.