Singapore's first PlayStation 4 game launches next week
Game studio SUTD Game Labs has become the first local developer to make a game for Sony's hit console, the PlayStation 4.
Educators crucial in building a culture beyond academic qualifications: Heng Swee Keat
SINGAPORE - Teachers and principals play a crucial role in helping Singaporeans look beyond academic qualifications and build skills, Education Minister Heng Swee Keat said on Friday.
Game previews and showcases at GameStart 2014
Meet and greet with video game producers from Japan? Check. Photo taking with international cosplayers? Check. Hands-on with game titles not slated to hit the market until next year? Check. Announcement of new game titles? Check.
S'pore well prepared for Ebola, but risk of spread in community is lower than for Sars
Singapore - The Ebola virus kills more people, but is less easily spread in the community than Sars (severe acute respiratory syndrome), said infectious diseases experts yesterday.
The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Oct 24, 2014
In today's News In A Minute, we look at Singaporeans planning to marry foreigners to apply for their spouses' Long Term Visit Pass before they tie the knot.
CapitaRetail China Trust's Q3 DPU up 10.3% to 2.35 cents
Singapore - AN IMPROVED tenant mix amid strong economic performance in China helped to raise CapitaRetail China Trust (CRCT) third-quarter earnings.
Classic Resident Evil game gets HD update
The original 1996 Resident Evil game was highly lauded and credited for kicking off the survival horror game genre, so when Capcom decided to upgrade the 2002 remake version of Resident Evil, which was only launched on Nintendo's GameCube console then, there was only rule - to not change anything.
GIC buys 5% stake in US healthcare tech firm IMS Health
SINGAPORE, (Reuters) - Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC has bought a 5 per cent stake in IMS Health Holdings, a US-listed technology firm servicing the healthcare sector, for an undisclosed amount, according to a regulatory filing.
Khaw Boon Wan praises Parliament Bill introduced to strengthen animal welfare
SINGAPORE - Minister for National Development Khaw Boon Wan has praised the Bill to strengthen animal welfare introduced in Parliament two weeks ago, saying on Friday that it "made history" and will "give teeth" to measures to protect animals.
To step in or not? Singaporeans split on umbrella beating incident on MRT
SINGAPORE - An online video clip of little boy being beaten by his grandmother has upset a lot of netizens, but Singaporeans were split on whether they would have intervened if they were there.
Serrano's $3.6m Catalist public offering 1.3 times subscribed
SINGAPORE - Interior furnishing firm Serrano said its initial public offering (IPO) was 1.3 times subscribed, indicating strong investor interest.
UK State Visit: New bloom in ties between Singapore and London botanic gardens
More than a century ago, the seeds of Southeast Asia's rubber industry were planted in Singapore's Botanic Gardens.