Singapore

News

Will Singapore Become a Safety Net for Hong Kong’s Millionaires?

A wealth manager has admitted to seeing a large flow of money coming to Singapore following Hong Kong's protests.
Meera Navlakha
7.15.19
lifestyle

Western Australia Is Lonely Planet’s Best Place to Visit in the Asia Pacific

Other top contenders include New Zealand, Japan, and Fiji.
Meera Navlakha
7.8.19
News

Here are the Safest Countries for Women in Asia Pacific

A recent study looks at fourteen countries in Asia Pacific, finding that Singapore and New Zealand provide the highest quality of life for women, while India ranks last.
Meera Navlakha
7.2.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Unauthorised Drones Keep Disrupting Flights in Singapore

While it is against the law to fly a drone so close to the airport, authorities still don’t know who is responsible for these unmanned aerial vehicles.
Shamani Joshi
6.27.19
News

There’s a Waste Management Problem in Singapore

The tiny country may have a huge waste management system on its hands if it doesn’t change its strategy soon.
Lex Celera
6.16.19
Culture

Photos From The Red Carpet of Southeast Asia’s Biggest K-pop Festival

Super Junior, Winner, and more take on the red carpet at HallyuPopFest 2019
Edoardo Liotta
5.26.19
Singapore

Singapore's First Smoking Cabin Filters Cigarette Smoke For Clean Air

It’s the first of its kind in the city-state, and 60 more are set to be released this year. Would you try it?
Edoardo Liotta
5.23.19
Social Media

Facebook, YouTube, WhatsApp Banned Again in Sri Lanka After Violence Against Muslims

It’s part of a worrisome trend of governments blocking citizens' internet access
Tim Marcin
5.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Can Singapore’s New Law Against Fake News Affect Free Speech?

Activists say the law grants the government sweeping powers and could lead to censorship.
Shamani Joshi
5.13.19
sex work

How Online Sex Work Is Changing Singapore's Red Light District

The streets of Geylang are less seedy, but is that a good thing?
Andre Frois
4.10.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tech Companies Can Now Be Fined $1 Million for Spreading Fake News in Singapore

Human rights activists are criticising the new laws, claiming they could be used to crack down on freedom of speech.
Edoardo Liotta
4.4.19
Singapore

I Was on a Plane and the Pilot Announced There Was a Bomb Onboard

“Mum, are we going to be ok? Are we going to reach Changi?"
Vijay Singh
4.2.19
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