bbc.co.uk Archives - 23 November 2014, Sunday

  • News - Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 21 Nov '14, 8am

    21 November 2014 Last updated at 07:54 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore The Singapore government will regulate mobile taxi booking apps such as Uber Continue reading the main story Relate...

  • News - Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 21 Nov '14, 7am

    21 November 2014 Last updated at 07:54 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore The Singapore government will regulate mobile taxi booking apps such as Uber Continue reading the main story Relate...

  • News - Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 21 Nov '14, 7am

    21 November 2014 Last updated at 07:54 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore The Singapore government will regulate mobile taxi booking apps such as Uber Continue reading the main story Relate...

  • News - Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 21 Nov '14, 7am

    21 November 2014 Last updated at 07:54 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Taxi apps such as Uber to be regulated by Singapore The Singapore government will regulate mobile taxi booking apps such as Uber Continue reading the main story Relate...

  • News - Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business

    bbc.co.uk 20 Nov '14, 3am

    20 November 2014 Last updated at 02:58 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business Singapore has once again topped a ranking of the best places to do business in the world Continue reading the main ...

  • Singapore tops best business ranking

    News - Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business

    bbc.co.uk 20 Nov '14, 3am

    Morning folks. We have trading updates from British Gas owner Centrica, Gatwick airport. Mothercare - who earlier this year rejected a takeover offer - and QinetiQ out later. Plus retail sales data and mortgage lender figures among others. Oh and there's the small matter of whether th...

  • News - Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business

    bbc.co.uk 20 Nov '14, 3am

    20 November 2014 Last updated at 02:58 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business Singapore has once again topped a ranking of the best places to do business in the world Continue reading the main ...

  • News - Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business

    bbc.co.uk 20 Nov '14, 3am

    20 November 2014 Last updated at 02:58 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business Singapore has once again topped a ranking of the best places to do business in the world Continue reading the main ...

  • News - Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business

    bbc.co.uk 20 Nov '14, 3am

    20 November 2014 Last updated at 02:58 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business Singapore has once again topped a ranking of the best places to do business in the world Continue reading the main ...

  • News - Singapore: Students' anti-smartphone app wins prize

    bbc.co.uk 18 Nov '14, 4pm

    The app, called Apple Tree, is designed to make people spend time talking face-to-face with family and friends, instead of being glued to their screens, The Straits Times website reports. It works by immobilising users' phones when two or more friends put their handsets together. If a...

  • News - Singapore: Students' anti-smartphone app wins prize

    bbc.co.uk 18 Nov '14, 3pm

    The app, called Apple Tree, is designed to make people spend time talking face-to-face with family and friends, instead of being glued to their screens, The Straits Times website reports. It works by immobilising users' phones when two or more friends put their handsets together. If a...

  • News - Singapore: Students' anti-smartphone app wins prize

    bbc.co.uk 18 Nov '14, 3pm

    The app, called Apple Tree, is designed to make people spend time talking face-to-face with family and friends, instead of being glued to their screens, The Straits Times website reports. It works by immobilising users' phones when two or more friends put their handsets together. If a...

  • Meet Chef Benny: a former convict cooking up social change in #Singapore @leishachi reports

    News - Former convict cooks up social change with restaurant chain

    bbc.co.uk 18 Nov '14, 3am

    17 November 2014 Last updated at 21:19 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Former convict cooks up social change with restaurant chain By Leisha Chi BBC reporter, Singapore Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Benny S...

  • Singapore imposes Ebola visa rule

    News - Singapore imposes visa rule for West Africa Ebola nations

    bbc.co.uk 03 Nov '14, 10am

    3 November 2014 Last updated at 10:25 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore imposes visa rule for West Africa Ebola nations Singapore is a popular transit hub in the region and its Changi Airport is one of the busiest in the world Con...

  • News - Madame Tussauds opens in Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 03 Nov '14, 2am

    Madame Tussauds opens in Singapore 3 November 2014 Last updated at 00:44 GMT It's rare to get US Presidents, Singaporean Prime Ministers, Hollywood actors and sports stars all in the same room. Unless you're at Madame Tussaud's wax museum. A new one has just opened in Singapore, but w...

  • News - Madame Tussauds opens in Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 03 Nov '14, 1am

    Madame Tussauds opens in Singapore 3 November 2014 Last updated at 00:44 GMT It's rare to get US Presidents, Singaporean Prime Ministers, Hollywood actors and sports stars all in the same room. Unless you're at Madame Tussaud's wax museum. A new one has just opened in Singapore, but w...

  • News - Madame Tussauds opens in Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 03 Nov '14, 12am

    Madame Tussauds opens in Singapore 3 November 2014 Last updated at 00:44 GMT It's rare to get US Presidents, Singaporean Prime Ministers, Hollywood actors and sports stars all in the same room. Unless you're at Madame Tussaud's wax museum. A new one has just opened in Singapore, but w...

  • When pranks create panic How a #Halloween prank in Singapore backfired + more trends in 60 seconds

    News - #BBCtrending: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

    bbc.co.uk 02 Nov '14, 2pm

    #BBCtrending: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds 2 November 2014 Last updated at 01:30 GMT How did a #Halloween prank in Singapore backfire? Why is the Chinese president's umbrella a protest symbol in Hong Kong? How did Mexican illustrators use art to humanise missing students? Find o...

  • News - Woman, 90, suffers toilets bag theft in Clacton

    bbc.co.uk 02 Nov '14, 10am

    2 November 2014 Last updated at 10:35 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Woman, 90, suffers toilets bag theft in Clacton Police said the woman was "very distressed" about leaving the bag in the Rosemary Road toilets (left) A 90-year-old woma...

  • News - Woman, 90, suffers toilets bag theft in Clacton

    bbc.co.uk 02 Nov '14, 10am

    2 November 2014 Last updated at 10:35 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Woman, 90, suffers toilets bag theft in Clacton Police said the woman was "very distressed" about leaving the bag in the Rosemary Road toilets (left) A 90-year-old woma...

  • News - Woman, 90, suffers toilets bag theft in Clacton

    bbc.co.uk 02 Nov '14, 10am

    2 November 2014 Last updated at 10:35 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Woman, 90, suffers toilets bag theft in Clacton Police said the woman was "very distressed" about leaving the bag in the Rosemary Road toilets (left) A 90-year-old woma...

  • Halsall wins gold again in Singapore

    Sport - Fina World Cup: Fran Halsall takes gold as GB win eight medals

    bbc.co.uk 01 Nov '14, 1pm

    Fina World Cup: Fran Halsall takes gold as GB win eight medals Fran Halsall continued her excellent Fina World Cup series form with two medals in Singapore - as the British team claimed eight medals on day one. Sprinter Halsall took gold in the 50m freestyle and silver in the 50m back...

  • VIDEO: Hello Kitty shrine in Singapore

    News - Hello Kitty shrine in Singapore

    bbc.co.uk 01 Nov '14, 1am

    Hello Kitty shrine in Singapore 1 November 2014 Last updated at 01:38 GMT The world's favourite "not a cat" cat is turning 40. For the past four decades Hello Kitty has put smiles on people faces in all corners of the world. Now the Japanese cartoon character can be found on everythin...

  • News - Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling

    bbc.co.uk 30 Oct '14, 9am

    30 October 2014 Last updated at 08:23 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling Gay couple Gary Lim (L) and Kenneth Chee (R) had mounted one of the two rejected legal challenges Continue reading the main...

  • News - Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling

    bbc.co.uk 30 Oct '14, 8am

    30 October 2014 Last updated at 08:23 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling Gay couple Gary Lim (L) and Kenneth Chee (R) had mounted one of the two rejected legal challenges Continue reading the main...

  • News - Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling

    bbc.co.uk 30 Oct '14, 8am

    30 October 2014 Last updated at 08:23 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling Gay couple Gary Lim (L) and Kenneth Chee (R) had mounted one of the two rejected legal challenges Continue reading the main...

  • News - Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling

    bbc.co.uk 30 Oct '14, 8am

    30 October 2014 Last updated at 08:23 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Activists condemn Singapore court gay ruling Gay couple Gary Lim (L) and Kenneth Chee (R) had mounted one of the two rejected legal challenges Continue reading the main...

  • Singapore 'best place for business'

    News - Singapore tops World Bank business ranking for ninth year

    bbc.co.uk 29 Oct '14, 4am

    29 October 2014 Last updated at 02:31 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore tops World Bank business ranking for ninth year Singapore is used as the regional headquarters for many of the world's biggest multinational firms Continue re...

  • News - Singapore competition to build unmanned boat

    bbc.co.uk 27 Oct '14, 8am

    Singapore competition to build unmanned boat 27 October 2014 Last updated at 08:14 GMT When you think of unmanned vehicles you might think of drones or driverless cars. But how about creating an unmanned boat? That was the task given to engineering students from all over the world com...

  • News - Singapore competition to build unmanned boat

    bbc.co.uk 27 Oct '14, 8am

    Singapore competition to build unmanned boat 27 October 2014 Last updated at 08:14 GMT When you think of unmanned vehicles you might think of drones or driverless cars. But how about creating an unmanned boat? That was the task given to engineering students from all over the world com...