Change agents to be trained to help heartland business go digital

SINGAPORE - With changes in consumer demographics and the growth of digital purchasing, every business has to go digital in order to remain competitive...

Heartland shops to tap on Instagram, Facebook for new lease of life

SINGAPORE: For 29 years, Logos Eyecare has served...

ComfortDelGro makes foray into high-tech ventures

SINGAPORE - Transport giant ComfortDelGro Corp, through its six-month-old US$100 million (S$137 million) corporate venture capital fund ComfortDelGro Ventures, has made three strategic investments...

Two more Sota students treated for chikungunya, but all in study trip home from...

SINGAPORE - Two students are being treated for chikungunya fever after being diagnosed with the virus here, following a study trip to Thailand which...

What does the world fear most? A new study aims to find out

SINGAPORE - Financial, insurance, and health issues are the three most pressing concerns on Singaporeans' minds, according to local research.What about the rest of...

ST Podcast: Fact-checking common myths about colorectal cancer

Health Check Ep 12: Fact-checking common myths about colorectal cancer 9:54 mins Synopsis: In this fortnightly podcast series on Tuesdays, The Straits Times guides you to...

Former cleaner linked to $40 million SkillsFuture scam jailed for money laundering

SINGAPORE - A jobless man, who got involved with a crime syndicate that perpetrated what has been described as the largest case of fraud...

Singaporean fined S$336,000 for insider trading on London Stock Exchange

SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has...

HIV data leak in Singapore: Trial of Mikhy Brochez begins in Kentucky court

LEXINGTON, Kentucky: The US citizen charged with leaking 14,200 names...

IMDA partners Austrade to develop smart estates solutions for the community

SINGAPORE - As part of Singapore's ongoing efforts to realise its Smart Nation vision, the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has partnered with Australia's...

Robot traffic cop spotted at Changi Airport

SINGAPORE - A robot traffic cop has been spotted at Changi Airport. In a video obtained by The Straits Times, an orange and black robot...

Father jailed for assaulting 5-year-old autistic boy who was ‘playing roughly’ near his children

SINGAPORE - A father of two lashed out at a five-year-old autistic boy after seeing him "playing roughly" near his children in a sandpit. Soo...

Singtel unveils its first unmanned pop-up store in Singapore

SINGAPORE: Local telco Singtel on Tuesday (Jun 4)...

Man jailed for hitting autistic 5-year-old boy at Yishun indoor playground

SINGAPORE: A 28-year-old man who hit a five-year-old...

Nicholas Tse’s sister gives birth to baby girl — but who’s the father?

Lim Ruey YanThe Straits TimesJune 3, 2019In November last year, Hong Kong veteran actor Patrick Tse's former daughter-in-law Cecilia Cheung gave birth to her...

Driver’s car damaged after getting stuck in Monday’s flash flood

Flash floods caused by heavy rain on Monday afternoon (June 3) resulted in traffic coming to a standstill and vehicles getting stranded in parts...

Singer Taufik Batisah appeals for help and donations to bring niece and cousin home...

Home-grown singer-actor Taufik Batisah is appealing for donations and assistance in bringing home his two-year-old niece and his cousin who are "trapped" in Lebanon...

Businesses must invest in innovation, workers and community to move forward: DPM Heng

SINGAPORE - Against the backdrop of rapidly emerging new technology, less support for globalisation and Asia's growing power, business leaders must invest in innovation,...

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