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Crowdfunding site launches in Singapore and Hong Kong

Kickstarter made its Asia debut in Singapore and Hong Kong, giving entrepreneurs the opportunity to raise funding from global investors.

Crowdfunding site launches in Singapore and Hong Kong
Singapore wages war on Zika-bearing mosquitoes
Singapore wages war on Zika-bearing mosquitoes

Singapore officials went door-to-door Monday to wipe out mosquitoes after the discovery of 41 locally transmitted cases of Zika virus.

Singapore wages war on Zika-bearing mosquitoes
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Kazakhstan to introduce visa free entry for developed countries

Kazakhstan plans to simplify visa procedures for 34 OECD countries, the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Singapore and Monaco.

Kazakhstan to introduce visa free entry for developed countries
Singapore ruling party wins majority in snap election
Singapore ruling party wins majority in snap election

Singapore's ruling People's Action Party (PAP) won a majority in snap parliamentary elections, official results showed.

Singapore ruling party wins majority in snap election
Singapore votes as opposition seeks end of one-party dominance
Singapore votes as opposition seeks end of one-party dominance

Singaporeans will cast their votes in a snap parliamentary election after a heated campaign that boosted opposition hopes of further eroding half a century of dominance by the ruling party.

Singapore votes as opposition seeks end of one-party dominance
Singapore opposition eyes bigger role as election campaign starts
Singapore opposition eyes bigger role as election campaign starts

Campaigning for Singapore's September 11 election began, with a resurgent opposition seeking a greater political role as voters chafe at immigration and high living costs.

Singapore opposition eyes bigger role as election campaign starts
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Mobile Internet speed in Kazakhstan increases

The average speed of mobile Internet in Kazakhstan has increased to 10.47 megabit per second.

Mobile Internet speed in Kazakhstan increases
Singapore teen in anti-Lee video to undergo mental tests
Singapore teen in anti-Lee video to undergo mental tests

A Singapore court ordered psychiatric tests for a teenager who made online attacks on late former leader Lee Kuan Yew as international rights advocates sought his release.

Singapore teen in anti-Lee video to undergo mental tests
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Kazakhstani children bring 8 medals from Asian chess championship

Children's team from Kazakhstan won 8 medals and the 4th place in the general ranking at the world chess championship in Singapore.

Kazakhstani children bring 8 medals from Asian chess championship
Singapore in mourning after students killed on Malaysia peak
Singapore in mourning after students killed on Malaysia peak

Singapore has declared Monday a day of national remembrance after at least six local students on an excursion and two adults accompanying them were killed in an earthquake.

Singapore in mourning after students killed on Malaysia peak
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Air Astana to fly to New York, Tokyo, Singapore

President Nazarbayev gave a task to raise standards of Air Astana Kazakhstan's airline company, to international leadership.

Air Astana to fly to New York, Tokyo, Singapore
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Kazakh startups to be presented at Echelon Asia Summit

Five Kazakh teams will present their startups at Singapore's annual Echelon Asia Summit.

Kazakh startups to be presented at Echelon Asia Summit
Kazakh PM Karim Massimov attends funeral of Lee Kuan Yew
Kazakh PM Karim Massimov attends funeral of Lee Kuan Yew

Kazakhstan’s Prime Minister Karim Massimov has attended the state funeral service for the founding father of Singapore Lee Kuan Yew.

Kazakh PM Karim Massimov attends funeral of Lee Kuan Yew
Well-wishing corner at the Singapore General Hospital for Lee Kuan Yew ©REUTERS/Edgar Su
Nazarbayev about Lee Kuan Yew: I considered him a good friend

Nursultan Nazarbayev expresses his deepest sorrow over the death of Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew.

Nazarbayev about Lee Kuan Yew: I considered him a good friend
Singapore mourns Lee with buns, dolls and exercise routines
Singapore mourns Lee with buns, dolls and exercise routines

The death of Singapore's founding leader on Monday has spawned unusual tributes and business ideas, ranging from the reverent to the ridiculous.

Singapore mourns Lee with buns, dolls and exercise routines
Bill Clinton to lead US delegation to Lee Kuan Yew funeral
Bill Clinton to lead US delegation to Lee Kuan Yew funeral

Former president Bill Clinton will lead a delegation from the United States to the state funeral of Lee Kuan Yew.

Bill Clinton to lead US delegation to Lee Kuan Yew funeral
Emotional scenes as Singapore pays tribute to Lee Kuan Yew
Emotional scenes as Singapore pays tribute to Lee Kuan Yew

Singaporeans wept on the streets and queued in their thousands to pay tribute to founding leader Lee Kuan Yew.

Emotional scenes as Singapore pays tribute to Lee Kuan Yew
Condition of Singapore's founding leader Lee worsens: PM
Condition of Singapore's founding leader Lee worsens: PM

The health of Singapore's founding leader Lee Kuan Yew has worsened due to an infection after nearly six weeks in hospital, the government said.

Condition of Singapore's founding leader Lee worsens: PM
Igor Svirid. Photo © onefc.com.
Kazakhstani MMA fighter Svirid wins Middlweight World Champion title in Singapore

Kazakhstani MMA fighter Igor “Lion Heart” Svirid won the Middlweight World Champion title in the ONE FC (ONE Fighting Championship) championship in Singapore on November 7.

Kazakhstani MMA fighter Svirid wins Middlweight World Champion title in Singapore
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Promising Kazakh startups to be presented in Singapore

Five Kazakh startups have been chosen to participate in an ICT startup accelerator program in Singapore.

Promising Kazakh startups to be presented in Singapore