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McLaren loses sponsor deal to Ecclestone

39 minutes ago

McLaren, in the wake of Vodafone's departure, has failed to sign a new title sponsor in 2014. Now, the team is losing Johnnie Walker as well.

Lewis dominates, Rosberg limps out in Singapore

2014-09-21 16:09

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton dominated throughout the 2014 Singapore GP and takes the lead in the Drivers' championship. Meanwhile, team mate Nico Rosberg's failed to finish...

Williams improve rapidly ahead of Singapore GP

2014-09-20 20:34

Williams arrived in Singapore on the back of five podiums in the last six races but after a woeful performance during practice on a circuit ill-suited for its car, hopes of another top-three-finish dwindled rapidly.

Alonso: 'Podium is closer than ever'

2014-09-20 18:29

Fernando Alonso is cautiously optimistic that he can collect a rare podium finish after his stuttering Ferrari surprised him with its competitiveness in qualifying for the 2014 Singapore GP.

Lewis steals Singapore pole from Rosberg

2014-09-20 16:14

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton edged out team mate Nico Rosberg to secure pole, his sixth of the season, from qualifying for the 2014 Singapore F1 GP. It will be their seventh 1-2 start.

Radio ban delayed to ensure 'fairness'

2014-09-19 20:24

Formula 1 has back-tracked on a planned clampdown on radio and pitboard messages for reasons of fairness but remains determined to end driver 'coaching' during races, reports the FIA.

Hamilton quickest in Singapore

2014-09-19 17:53

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time during a second practice session marred by Lotus' Pastor Maldonado crashing into the barriers ahead of the 2014 Singapore GP.

F1 revises radio ban after team talks

2014-09-19 10:32

The FIA has postponed the bulk of a ban on radio and pit board messages until 2015, deciding this weekend's Singapore GP was too early for teams to adapt.

Frustrated Alonso defends Ferrari... again

2014-09-19 08:34

Ferrari ace Fernando Alonso has had a heartfelt outburst aimed at putting an end to seat-swop rumours and unifying the team.

Ricciardo targets Vettel's playground

2014-09-19 08:12

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo believes he can get back on the Formula 1 podium in the Singapore GP on Sunday after his winning streak ended in Monza.

Ecclestone backs F1 radio clampdown

2014-09-18 14:44

Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has backed an FIA clampdown on the use of team radio to help drivers, claiming it was his idea and suggesting more restrictions should be considered.

Hamilton, Rosberg, welcome FIA radio ban

2014-09-18 09:16

Mercedes' title-warring team mates have welcomed the FIA's banning of "performance"-related radio communications ahead of the 2014 Singapore GP.

FIA radio-clampdown: No coded messages

2014-09-16 08:48

The FIA has provided more clarity on how it intends to enforce its new clampdown on team radio communications at the 2014 Singapore GP and beyond. The FIA has banned any messages related to 'performance'...

Singapore air pollution slips into unhealthy levels

2014-09-15 12:41

Singapore's air pollution has rose to unhealthy levels, the national environment agency says, as winds changed direction and brought in light smoke from forest fires in Indonesia.

Oil prices down after weak US jobs report

2014-09-08 07:39

Oil prices have dipped in Asia as a disappointing US jobs report tempered sentiment about demand in the world's top crude consumer.

Singaporean company under fire over ISIS flags

2014-09-04 08:51

A Singaporean company is under fire for selling flags similar to the ones used by the ISIS terror group, a report says.

Oil prices rebound in Asia

2014-09-03 07:34

Oil prices have rebounded in Asia on bargain-hunting after falling to multi-month lows due to a surge in the US dollar and weak global manufacturing data.

Singaporeans go barking mad over bid to silence dogs

2014-08-29 13:08

A suggestion by Singapore's public housing authority that owners of noisy dogs consider 'debarking' their pets has raised animal lovers' hackles and prompted much ridicule on social media.

Singapore producing futuristic farms

2014-08-27 14:02

Scientists at an indoor produce farm in Singapore are using cutting edge technology to reduce growing times and costs.

Oil prices up in Asia

2014-08-26 07:35

Oil prices have risen in Asia as dealers await economic data for clues on whether the Federal Reserve will speed up its timetable for raising interest rates

Oil prices down in Asian trade

2014-08-22 07:38

Oil prices have edged lower in Asia as dealers digested downbeat Chinese manufacturing data.

Singapore to reform pension saving scheme

2014-08-18 10:19

Singapore will reform its mandatory retirement savings scheme to provide greater support to low-income pensioners, in response to growing public criticism.

Oil prices higher amid Iraq focus

2014-08-11 07:43

Oil prices have risen in Asia as dealers monitor US air strikes on extremist militants in Iraq, who are threatening the crude oil rich Kurdish region.

New Zealand approves Air NZ-SIA alliance

2014-08-07 13:15

Officials in Wellington have given the green light to an alliance between Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines.

Oil prices up ahead of US stocks report

2014-08-06 07:46

Oil prices have edged higher in Asia's bargain-hunting, but gains were capped by concerns about tepid demand in the United States.

 

Angry Rosberg tells Mercedes to 'improve'

2014-09-21 16:21

Formula 1 leader Nico Rosberg suffered a major blow to his chances of a first Drivers' championship when he retired from the 2014 Singapore GP after only 14 disappointing laps.

Ferrari wants three-car F1 teams

2014-09-21 13:55

Ferrari has split from the pack and declared its support for three-car teams in Formula 1. Most teams however are not keen...

Vettel: 'I could've done a better job'

2014-09-20 20:06

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was only looking at the positives despite seeing a first Formula 1 pole position snatched away from him by title-chasing Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg ahead of the 2014 Singapore GP.

Rosberg on quali: 'Lewis did good job'

2014-09-20 18:02

Lewis Hamilton edged out his Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg on his final qualifying lap to secure pole position for the 2014 Singapore GP, crossing the line only 0.007sec ahead of Rosberg.

Alonso quickest, Lewis loses control in Singapore

2014-09-20 13:40

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso set the fastest time during the third and final practice session ahead of the 2014 Singapore GP.

Engine failure adds to Vettel's woes

2014-09-19 19:54

Sebastian Vettel's wretched run of luck continued at the 2014 Singapore GP when he suffered engine failure during the first practice session.

2014 Singapore GP: Alonso sets the pace

2014-09-19 14:04

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso set the pace during the first practice session ahead of the 2014 Singapore GP.

Bernie considers 3-car top teams

2014-09-19 09:56

Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone admits that the sport is looking at a way to fill a depleted 2015 grid - three cars for top teams.

Smoky haze hits Singapore race

2014-09-19 08:21

A smoky, 'unhealthy' haze has drifted over Singapore, clouding the build-up to the city-state's Formula 1 night race, reports Singapore's National Environment Agency.

F1 radio ban could be eased for Singapore GP

2014-09-19 08:00

Formula 1's radio communications ban during races could be eased for this weekend's 2014 Singapore GP, according to the FIA.

Merc duo set for Singapore GP street brawl

2014-09-18 09:53

It's the ultimate night race and the perfect setting for Mercedes' driver duo to battle in an epic street fight. Hopefully, they won't take each other out and keep rivals at bay at the 2014 Singapore GP.

F1 statistics: 2014 Singapore GP street race

2014-09-17 14:46

From race records to tyre choice, get all the latest racing statistics ahead of the 2014 Singapore GP at the Marina Bay circuit.

Singapore mom charged with killing autistic son

2014-09-15 14:51

A Singaporean woman has been charged with the murder of her autistic seven-year-old son who was found at the foot of their high-rise public housing apartment block.

Oil prices mixed in Asia

2014-09-09 07:26

Oil prices have been mixed in Asia, coming under pressure on concerns about fragile demand, flush global supplies and a surging US dollar.

Oil prices down in Asia

2014-09-05 07:43

Oil prices have fallen in Asia as dealers digested a mixed US inventory report and a new round of interest rate cuts by the European Central Bank.

Oil prices down in Asian trade

2014-09-04 07:32

Oil prices have slipped in Asian trade as dealers squared their positions after a rally spurred in part by hopes of a resolution to the Ukraine conflict.

Oil prices mixed in Asian trade

2014-09-01 07:32

Oil prices have been mixed in muted Asian trade ahead of a public holiday in the United States and as dealers digest downcast Chinese manufacturing data.

Oil prices down in Asia

2014-08-28 07:31

Oil prices have moved lower in Asia as dealers looked ahead to fresh US economic data for clues about demand in the world's top crude consumer.

Oil up ahead of US stockpiles report

2014-08-27 07:24

Oil prices have risen in Asia as dealers await the latest US stockpiles report for clues about demand in the world's top crude consumer.

Oil prices down in Asian trade

2014-08-25 07:44

Oil prices have fallen in Asian trade on a stronger dollar as investors digested Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen's defence of the bank's monetary policy.

Malaysia 'nude games' organiser apologises

2014-08-18 12:16

The organiser of a nudist sports festival has apologised for holding the event, which triggered outrage in Muslim-majority Malaysia and led to the arrest of eight people.

Nigerian in Singapore does not have Ebola

2014-08-14 11:20

A Nigerian woman sent to a Singapore hospital isolation unit does not have Ebola as initially suspected, the Straits Times reports.

Brent up on US nod for Iraq air strikes

2014-08-08 10:22

Oil prices on both sides of the Atlantic have risen over $1, with Brent close to $107 a barrel after the US approved air strikes against Islamic militants in Iraq.

New Singapore labour laws favour locals

2014-08-06 11:11

Singapore is risking losing its business-friendly reputation by implementing new labour laws that prioritise hiring locals over foreigners for middle income jobs.

Singapore Airlines Q1 net profit plunges

2014-07-30 13:45

Singapore Airlines says its financial first quarter net profit has plunged 71.4% from the previous year, weighed down by lower passenger and cargo revenue.

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