bbc.co.uk Archives - 20 August 2014, Wednesday

  • Singapore tourists 'told to shut up'

    News - Indonesia: Singapore tourists told 'shut up or go home'

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 10am

    18 August 2014 Last updated at 11:12 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Indonesia: Singapore tourists told 'shut up or go home' By News from Elsewhere... ...media reports from around the world, found by BBC Monitoring Continue reading the ma...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 5am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 4am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 4am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 4am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 8am

    The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment 16 August 2014 Last updated at 08:46 BST A newsagent in the seaside town of Swanage has decided to accept Bitcoin as payment after hearing about the unregulated digital currency on a television show. Shop owner Andy James is ...

  • News - The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 8am

    The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment 16 August 2014 Last updated at 08:46 BST A newsagent in the seaside town of Swanage has decided to accept Bitcoin as payment after hearing about the unregulated digital currency on a television show. Shop owner Andy James is ...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 6am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Swana...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Swana...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Swana...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Swanage News is proud of its Bitcoin service Continue reading the m...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Swanage News is proud of its Bitcoin service Continue reading the m...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Swanage News is proud of its Bitcoin service Continue reading the m...

  • Rolex stolen from dying patient

    News - Rolex stolen from dying patient at Chichester hospital

    bbc.co.uk 13 Aug '14, 6pm

    13 August 2014 Last updated at 19:44 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Rolex stolen from dying patient at Chichester hospital David Davies's watch was stolen while he was being treated in the hospital resuscitation area A £5,000 Rolex watch...

  • News - Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic

    bbc.co.uk 08 Aug '14, 12pm

    8 August 2014 Last updated at 12:51 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic Bitcoin and other virtual currencies use lots of computer power to track transactions and generate new coins Continue reading the m...

  • News - Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic

    bbc.co.uk 08 Aug '14, 12pm

    8 August 2014 Last updated at 12:51 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic Bitcoin and other virtual currencies use lots of computer power to track transactions and generate new coins Continue reading the m...

  • News - Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic

    bbc.co.uk 08 Aug '14, 12pm

    8 August 2014 Last updated at 12:51 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic Bitcoin and other virtual currencies use lots of computer power to track transactions and generate new coins Continue reading the m...

  • News - UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 2am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 03:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bitcoin crashes tied to search surge How to mint your own virtual money Guide:...

  • News - UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 2am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 03:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bitcoin crashes tied to search surge How to mint your own virtual money Guide:...

  • News - UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 2am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 03:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bitcoin crashes tied to search surge How to mint your own virtual money Guide:...

  • News - UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 2am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 03:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bitcoin crashes tied to search surge How to mint your own virtual money Guide:...

  • News - UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 2am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 03:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bitcoin crashes tied to search surge How to mint your own virtual money Guide:...

  • News - Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 1am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 01:32 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges Chatter about Bitcoins on social media can influence the value of the virtual currency Continue reading the main story R...

  • News - Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 12am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 01:32 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges Chatter about Bitcoins on social media can influence the value of the virtual currency Continue reading the main story R...

  • News - Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 12am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 01:32 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges Chatter about Bitcoins on social media can influence the value of the virtual currency Continue reading the main story R...

  • News - Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 12am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 01:32 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin price crashes linked to web search surges Chatter about Bitcoins on social media can influence the value of the virtual currency Continue reading the main story R...

  • News - WW1 anniversary marked in Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 04 Aug '14, 8am

    WW1 anniversary marked in Singapore 4 August 2014 Last updated at 09:26 BST Dignitaries gathered at the Singapore Cenotaph today to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the start of World War One, from which 124 Singapore residents never returned. Ashleigh Nghiem spoke to Brian Far...

  • News - WW1 anniversary marked in Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 04 Aug '14, 8am

    WW1 anniversary marked in Singapore 4 August 2014 Last updated at 09:26 BST Dignitaries gathered at the Singapore Cenotaph today to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the start of World War One, from which 124 Singapore residents never returned. Ashleigh Nghiem spoke to Brian Far...

  • News - WW1 anniversary marked in Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 04 Aug '14, 8am

    WW1 anniversary marked in Singapore 4 August 2014 Last updated at 09:26 BST Dignitaries gathered at the Singapore Cenotaph today to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the start of World War One, from which 124 Singapore residents never returned. Ashleigh Nghiem spoke to Brian Far...

  • News - Singapore introduces new labour laws

    bbc.co.uk 04 Aug '14, 2am

    Singapore introduces new labour laws 4 August 2014 Last updated at 01:47 BST New laws have come into effect in Singapore, making it harder for foreigners to get jobs. The government says the new laws will achieve a more level playing field for Singaporeans, but many worry it will have...