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Singapore to deploy driverless busses from 2022 - minister

2017-11-22 21:05

Driverless buses will appear on some roads in Singapore from 2022 as part of plans to improve mobility in the land-scarce city-state, its transport minister said on Wednesday.

Will Singapore's diamonds exchange shine brightly?

2017-11-05 12:03

Singapore has a new diamonds exchange presenting an opportunity for investors to consider diamonds as a new asset class.

Singapore to freeze number of cars on its roads

2017-10-24 10:56

Singapore, one of the most expensive places in the world to buy a vehicle, has announced it will freeze the number of private cars on its roads from next year but vowed to expand public transport.

'In a few seconds an entire season was destroyed' Italy slams Ferrari for Singapore 'disaster'

2017-09-19 11:39

The Italian press has lashed out at Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel after a disastrous Singapore grand prix.

'The championship is only won when it's won' - Lauda

2017-09-18 10:44

Toto Wolff has hit back at suggestions that Singapore was a 'preliminary decision' for a fourth world championship title for Lewis Hamilton.

Stunning Vettel grabs Singapore pole from Verstappen

2017-09-16 16:48

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel came from nowhere to seize pole position at the Singapore Grand Prix as he threw down the gauntlet to championship leader Lewis Hamilton on Saturday.

Official: McLaren splits with Honda, names Renault as engine supplier

2017-09-15 13:36

McLaren will end its acrimonious partnership with engine supplier Honda at the end of the 2017 Formula 1 season and work with Renault.

'I'm not here to finish third' - Bottas

2017-09-15 08:14

Valtteri Bottas said he'd see finishing third in the Drivers' championship as a failure after he was handed a new one-year contract by Mercedes.

F1 boss tells 'spectacular' Singapore to stay fresh

2017-09-14 08:30

Formula 1 chief Chase Carey challenged the Singapore GP to keep improving.

Honda 'committed' to F1, says CEO Carey

2017-09-13 13:53

Formula 1 chief Chase Carey said on Wednesday he was confident that Honda was in F1 for the long haul as reports said McLaren was about to confirm its split with the Japanese engine-maker.

 

Singapore rolls out tough measures to keep cars off the roads

2017-11-20 09:14

In the battle against the car, space-starved Singapore has deployed road tolls, massive spending on public transport, and a licence fee that bumps the cost of an average vehicle to more than $80 000.

No dog's life for elderly animals in Singapore Zoo

2017-10-26 06:08

Kima the cheetah lies unconscious on an operating table while blood samples are taken and a monitor beeps in the background, being treated not for the results of a savage attack, but for the ravages of old age.

IS fighter challenges Prince Harry

2017-09-24 18:29

A Singaporean member of the Islamic State group in Syria has appeared in a video challenging Britain's Prince Harry to fight the jihadists.

McLaren 'almost factory team' by 2019 - Boullier

2017-09-18 10:45

McLaren will become a de-facto 'factory' team by 2019, according to team boss Eric Boullier.

Hamilton wins 2017 Singapore GP, Vettel crashes out

2017-09-17 16:09

Lewis Hamilton profited from the early chaos to win the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix while title rival Sebastian Vettel lost huge ground after crashing out on the first lap.

Singapore GP: Ricciardo tops both sessions

2017-09-15 17:35

Red Bull has showed it might have the form to contend for victory at the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix, with Daniel Ricciardo beating his lap record again in the second practice.

F1: Ricciardo sets new record in Singapore 1st practice

2017-09-15 13:25

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo set a new lap record as he led the timings in first free practice for the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday.

Singapore swears in first female president amid criticism

2017-09-14 22:28

Singapore has inaugurated its first female president amid stinging criticism that she is taking office without a vote.

Valtteri Bottas signs 1-year deal with Mercedes

2017-09-13 14:14

Valtteri Bottas will race for Mercedes again in 2018 after being given a one-year contract.

Singapore gets first female president without a vote

2017-09-13 13:13

An establishment stalwart has been named Singapore's first female president, but the milestone was overshadowed by criticism her selection was undemocratic after she was handed the job without a vote.

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