bbc.co.uk Archives - 04 March 2015, Wednesday

  • VIDEO: Singapore is most expensive city

    News - Singapore world's most expensive city to live in

    bbc.co.uk 03 Mar '15, 5am

    Singapore world's most expensive city to live in 3 March 2015 Last updated at 04:43 GMT Singapore is the world's most expensive city, according to an index compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit. It comes in ahead of Paris, Oslo, Zurich and London. Timothy McDonald reports from S...

  • News - Singapore remains world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 03 Mar '15, 1am

    2 March 2015 Last updated at 22:07 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore remains world's most expensive city Singapore is 11% more expensive than New York for basic groceries Continue reading the main story Related Stories Singapore a...

  • News - Singapore remains world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 02 Mar '15, 10pm

    2 March 2015 Last updated at 22:07 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore remains world's most expensive city Singapore is 11% more expensive than New York for basic groceries Continue reading the main story Related Stories Singapore a...

  • News - Singapore remains world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 02 Mar '15, 10pm

    2 March 2015 Last updated at 22:07 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore remains world's most expensive city Singapore is 11% more expensive than New York for basic groceries Continue reading the main story Related Stories Singapore a...

  • News - Singapore remains world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 02 Mar '15, 10pm

    2 March 2015 Last updated at 22:07 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore remains world's most expensive city Singapore is 11% more expensive than New York for basic groceries Continue reading the main story Related Stories Singapore a...

  • News - Singapore remains world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 02 Mar '15, 10pm

    2 March 2015 Last updated at 22:07 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore remains world's most expensive city Singapore is 11% more expensive than New York for basic groceries Continue reading the main story Related Stories Singapore a...

  • News - Singapore remains world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 02 Mar '15, 10pm

    2 March 2015 Last updated at 22:07 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore remains world's most expensive city Singapore is 11% more expensive than New York for basic groceries Continue reading the main story Related Stories Singapore a...

  • News - Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers

    bbc.co.uk 28 Feb '15, 7am

    "We had a huge task when we first started in 1960. At that time our population size was 1.6 million, out of that, 1.3 million lived in squatters - not to count thousands of others living in slum areas and old buildings," says Liu Thai Ker, who was known as Singapore's "master planner"...

  • News - Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers

    bbc.co.uk 28 Feb '15, 2am

    "We had a huge task when we first started in 1960. At that time our population size was 1.6 million, out of that, 1.3 million lived in squatters - not to count thousands of others living in slum areas and old buildings," says Liu Thai Ker, who was known as Singapore's "master planner"...

  • News - Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers

    bbc.co.uk 28 Feb '15, 1am

    "We had a huge task when we first started in 1960. At that time our population size was 1.6 million, out of that, 1.3 million lived in squatters - not to count thousands of others living in slum areas and old buildings," says Liu Thai Ker, who was known as Singapore's "master planner"...

  • News - Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers

    bbc.co.uk 28 Feb '15, 1am

    "We had a huge task when we first started in 1960. At that time our population size was 1.6 million, out of that, 1.3 million lived in squatters - not to count thousands of others living in slum areas and old buildings," says Liu Thai Ker, who was known as Singapore's "master planner"...

  • News - Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers

    bbc.co.uk 28 Feb '15, 1am

    "We had a huge task when we first started in 1960. At that time our population size was 1.6 million, out of that, 1.3 million lived in squatters - not to count thousands of others living in slum areas and old buildings," says Liu Thai Ker, who was known as Singapore's "master planner"...

  • News - Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers

    bbc.co.uk 28 Feb '15, 1am

    "We had a huge task when we first started in 1960. At that time our population size was 1.6 million, out of that, 1.3 million lived in squatters - not to count thousands of others living in slum areas and old buildings," says Liu Thai Ker, who was known as Singapore's "master planner"...

  • News - Lunar New Year demand for new banknotes

    bbc.co.uk 20 Feb '15, 2am

    Across Asia, millions of brand new banknotes are printed each Lunar New Year for use in "hongbao" or traditional red packets. It is customary to give out the red envelopes at family or social gatherings as a gift and a means of sharing good fortune. In Singapore, the lowest denominati...

  • News - Lunar New Year demand for new banknotes

    bbc.co.uk 20 Feb '15, 2am

    Across Asia, millions of brand new banknotes are printed each Lunar New Year for use in "hongbao" or traditional red packets. It is customary to give out the red envelopes at family or social gatherings as a gift and a means of sharing good fortune. In Singapore, the lowest denominati...

  • News - Lunar New Year demand for new banknotes

    bbc.co.uk 20 Feb '15, 2am

    Across Asia, millions of brand new banknotes are printed each Lunar New Year for use in "hongbao" or traditional red packets. It is customary to give out the red envelopes at family or social gatherings as a gift and a means of sharing good fortune. In Singapore, the lowest denominati...

  • VIDEO: Lunar New Year markets see sales dip: In Hong Kong and Singapore, markets have sprung up to mark the Lu...

    News - Lunar New Year bazaars see sales dip

    bbc.co.uk 19 Feb '15, 1am

    Lunar New Year bazaars see sales dip 19 February 2015 Last updated at 01:53 GMT Millions of Chinese across the world have begun celebrating the start of the Lunar New Year. Whether you're in the restaurant trade, tourist industry or retail, it's widely accepted that the holiday is goo...

  • IS 'burns to death 45 in west Iraq' wot about our #military #obama? Remember #Benghazi

    News - Islamic State militants 'burn to death 45 in Iraq'

    bbc.co.uk 17 Feb '15, 7pm

    17 February 2015 Last updated at 15:21 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Islamic State militants 'burn to death 45 in Iraq' Continue reading the main story Islamic State Asymmetry of fear Kobane unbeaten What is IS? Key countries Jihadist m...

  • News - #BBCtrending: 50 Shades of Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 16 Feb '15, 8pm

    #BBCtrending: 50 Shades of Singapore 16 February 2015 Last updated at 18:11 GMT What do the film Fifty Shades of Grey and life in Singapore have in common? The hashtag #SG50shadesofgrey has been used more than 60,000 times by Singaporeans - but not to talk about sex. Instead they are ...

  • News - #BBCtrending: 50 Shades of Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 16 Feb '15, 6pm

    #BBCtrending: 50 Shades of Singapore 16 February 2015 Last updated at 18:11 GMT What do the film Fifty Shades of Grey and life in Singapore have in common? The hashtag #SG50shadesofgrey has been used more than 60,000 times by Singaporeans - but not to talk about sex. Instead they are ...

  • News - Singapore PM Lee to undergo prostate cancer surgery

    bbc.co.uk 15 Feb '15, 4pm

    15 February 2015 Last updated at 16:00 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore PM Lee to undergo prostate cancer surgery Singapore's premier said he was "all set" for the operation Continue reading the main story Related Stories How oft...

  • News - Singapore PM Lee to undergo prostate cancer surgery

    bbc.co.uk 15 Feb '15, 4pm

    15 February 2015 Last updated at 16:00 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore PM Lee to undergo prostate cancer surgery Singapore's premier said he was "all set" for the operation Continue reading the main story Related Stories How oft...

  • Flying food - BBC Indonesia

    bbc.co.uk 11 Feb '15, 4pm

    The robots fly over the heads of customers on paths drafted by a computer. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a flying waiter. Due to a lack of staff, restaurateurs in Singapore have started to use drones to get food from the kitchens to the diners . The robots fly over the heads o...

  • News - Drone waiters to plug Singapore's service staff gap

    bbc.co.uk 08 Feb '15, 9pm

    8 February 2015 Last updated at 21:41 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Drone waiters to plug Singapore's service staff gap By Tessa Wong BBC News, Singapore Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. The waiter drone in ...

  • News - Drone waiters to plug Singapore's service staff gap

    bbc.co.uk 08 Feb '15, 9pm

    8 February 2015 Last updated at 21:41 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Drone waiters to plug Singapore's service staff gap By Tessa Wong BBC News, Singapore Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. The waiter drone in ...

  • Winklevoss berusaha mendirikan bursa bitcoin di New York - BBC Indonesia

    bbc.co.uk 23 Jan '15, 2pm

    Kedua kembar Winklevoss sudah berinvestasi jutaan dalam bitcoin. Dua saudara kembar Winklevoss, yang pernah berseteru dengan Mark Zuckerberg mengenai Facebook, sedang berusaha mendirikan bursa bitcoin yang diawasi oleh para regulator AS. Winklevoss bersaudara merencanakan agar bursa y...

  • News - Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange

    bbc.co.uk 23 Jan '15, 1pm

    23 January 2015 Last updated at 12:28 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange The Winklevoss twins have invested millions in the Bitcoin virtual currency Continue reading the main story Related ...

  • News - Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange

    bbc.co.uk 23 Jan '15, 12pm

    23 January 2015 Last updated at 12:28 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange The Winklevoss twins have invested millions in the Bitcoin virtual currency Continue reading the main story Related ...

  • News - Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange

    bbc.co.uk 23 Jan '15, 12pm

    23 January 2015 Last updated at 12:28 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange The Winklevoss twins have invested millions in the Bitcoin virtual currency Continue reading the main story Related ...

  • News - Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange

    bbc.co.uk 23 Jan '15, 12pm

    23 January 2015 Last updated at 12:28 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin backers seek to create 'regulated' exchange The Winklevoss twins have invested millions in the Bitcoin virtual currency Continue reading the main story Related ...