SINGAPORE, 9 September 2016: SilkAir will fly 12 direct SilkAir charter flights between Singapore and Okinawa, Japan’s southernmost prefecture, between November  and January 2017. The charters are part of an ongoing joint effort to promote a direct Singapore-Okinawa air link...
SINGAPORE, 7 September 2016: The annual Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2016 got underway 2 September for a month-long celebration and learning experience. A signature event during the festival is the impressive lantern display that brings to life the traditional folklore of...
SINGAPORE, 6 September 2016: Singapore’s Ministry of Health has confirmed 16 new cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection. Of those, 11 cases were linked to earlier cases identified  in eastern districts of Singapore. Most of the confirmed Zika cases have been...
SINGAPORE, 2 September 2016: Singapore welcomed 1.3 million visitors in June representing a healthy 7.1% increase when compared with June 2015 figures. For the first quarter, Singapore welcomed 4.1 million visitors an increase of 14% and tourism receipts increased 2% to SGD5.4 billion...
SINAPORE, 2 September 2016: Singapore’s Ministry of Health and the National Environment Agency have identified a potential cluster of Zika virus infection in a the residential area of Bedok North Avenue 3, east of downtown Singapore and approximately 12...
SINGAPORE, 2 September 2016: Singapore’s Grand Prix season gets underway, 9 September, featuring a slate of lifestyle events, activities and promotions in various precincts across the island state. Grand Prix Season Singapore (GPSS) runs from 9 to 18 September. "Grand Prix...
SINGAPORE, 26 August 2016: ITB Asia has inked a partnership with the Japan National Tourism Organisation of Singapore to promote the country’s events business. The memorandum of cooperation with Asia’s leading travel trade show looks to propel Japan up the...
SINGAPORE, 23 August 2016: Two of Singapore’s iconic monuments, Sir Stamford Raffles and the River Sculptures, are heading for a spring clean, but selfie fans can still pose with the Merlion. The popular People of the River Sculptures will undergo...
SINGAPORE, 19 August 2016: Scoot will expand its network to reach Europe, next year, with the launch of a service to Athens, the capital of Greece, 20 June 2017. Greece is an emerging destination for Asian travellers and as travel...
SINGAPORE, 18 August 2016: New research from Worldpay shows Chinese travellers are shedding their credit cautions – at least when it comes to paying for flights and holidays. The Worldpay study showed that 72% of Chinese travellers said that they...