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Singapore's last village proves nostalgic tourism hit in pandemic

05 Oct 2020

SINGAPORE Hidden between the skyscrapers of Singapore's urban jungle sits Kampong Lorong Buangkok - the only surviving traditional village in this modern city-state of 5.7 million people. | Video

Singapore COVID-19-testing 'SwabBot' pushes boundaries (and nasal cavities)

25 Sep 2020

SINGAPORE Seeking to improve the sometimes uncomfortable process of getting a COVID-19 test, a Singapore company has developed an automated swab-testing robot which could also cut risks facing healthcare workers during the pandemic.

Singaporean taps captive market selling ant farms amid pandemic

14 Sep 2020

SINGAPORE For many they are simply a pest, but for Singaporean entrepreneur John Ye his personal interest in the humble ant prompted him to launch a business selling insects that he believes have a lot to offer us. | Video

Singapore battles record dengue outbreak with more mosquitoes

28 Aug 2020

SINGAPORE From the high balcony of a Singapore public housing block, an environment official steadies his mosquito launcher, the latest contraption authorities have devised to combat a record outbreak of the tropical disease dengue. | Video

Singapore battles record dengue outbreak with more mosquitoes

28 Aug 2020

SINGAPORE, Aug 28 From the high balcony of a Singapore public housing block, an environment official steadies his mosquito launcher, the latest contraption authorities have devised to combat a record outbreak of the tropical disease dengue.

Scientists inspired by 'Star Wars' create artificial skin able to feel

04 Aug 2020

SINGAPORE Singapore researchers have developed "electronic skin" capable of recreating a sense of touch, an innovation they hope will allow people with prosthetic limbs to detect objects, as well as feel texture, or even temperature and pain. | Video

Singapore scientists seek power from darkness through shadow energy

08 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE Scientists in Singapore are hoping to perfect a new method of power generation driven largely by shadows, with the hope that it could one day help highly urbanised cities power themselves.

Friends and lovers reunite as Singapore lifts coronavirus lockdown

19 Jun 2020

SINGAPORE Friends and lovers reunited in Singapore on Friday as the city-state lifted strict curbs on socialising, shopping and dining out after more than two months of coronavirus lockdown.

Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

25 May 2020

SINGAPORE As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of the fasting month, thousands of migrant workers in Singapore have had to spend the holiday in quarantine because of outbreaks of the novel coronavirus in their dormitories.

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