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Singapore minister warns ISIS will target Southeast Asia

Dec 02, 2016 - 10:40 PM

While ISIS is rapidly losing territory in Iraq and Syria this may increase the risk of revenge attacks in Southeast Asia – and certain pockets of the region are receptive to radical Islamic ideology

TALKING ABOUT TERRORISM. Singapore's Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam speaks to journalists during the Foreign Correspondents Association of Singapore luncheon in Singapore on December 2, 2016. Photo by Roslan Rahman/ AFP

Menteri K Shanmugam: Kami tak membatasi warga Singapura ke Batam

Aug 11, 2016 - 8:56 AM

Rencana serangan teror ke Singapura sudah diendus sejak tahun 2002 lalu Oleh sebab itu Singapura terus meningkatkan kerja sama dengan Indonesia

TEROR KE SINGAPURA. Menteri Dalam Negeri Singapura, K. Shanmugam mengatakan belum ada rencana pemerintah dari Singapura untuk membatasi warganya pasca terungkap rencana serangan ke Marina Sand Bay. Foto oleh Luong Thai Linh/EPA

Singapore says it deported 26 Bangladeshis for terror links

Jan 20, 2016 - 8:11 PM

Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam adds in a Facebook post that while the group was planning attacks overseas they could have easily changed their minds and attacked Singapore

US credibility at stake over Asia trade pact: Singapore

Jun 17, 2015 - 12:16 AM

Singapore s foreign minister warns that America s reputation in East Asia risks being undermined if it fails to seal a trade pact encompassing 40 percent of the world s economy

A woman taking part in a human chain holds a sign reading "Take our criticism serious" as a protest against the proposed US-EU free trade pact or Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) in front of the US embassy in Berlin on April 18, 2015. Photo by John MacDougall / AFP

Too early for common Southeast Asia time zone – diplomats

Apr 26, 2015 - 8:48 PM

Malaysia revives an idea mooted in the past for the ASEAN s 10 countries – now spread across 4 different time zones – to synchronize their clocks

Orchids surround the logo of the 26th Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 25 April 2015. Fazry Ismail/EPA

What quirky Singaporean travellers request

Jun 05, 2014 - 4:04 PM

Aside from refunds from unsatistfying illegal sexual services another request cites racial discrimination due to receiving smaller chicken portions from KFC