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SOUTH AFRICA

A Singapore Sling lifts the haze
A Singapore Sling lifts the haze

I was not designed for the clinical beauty of Singapore. It has the humidity of a Bikram yoga studio inside a Turkish bath house. I have hair that is the opposite of short. Subsequently, whenever I go there I feel like I have a dead octopus on my head...

By Damon Stapleton 5 Oct 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

South Africa falls further in Economic Freedom rankings
South Africa falls further in Economic Freedom rankings

The Economic Freedom of the World: 2015 Annual Report shows that South Africa has dropped further in ranking to 96 out of the 157 countries and territories included in the report...

15 Sep 2015

SINGAPORE

Spikes Asia returns to Singapore in September
Spikes Asia returns to Singapore in September

Spikes Asia, the Festival of Creativity returning to Singapore from 9-11 September 2015, builds on its mission to provide a space for the next generation to grow and hone essential skills through tailored programmes.

21 Jul 2015

SOUTH AFRICA

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation
Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015

SINGAPORE

Change of internet regulator must happen before US 2016 polls
Change of internet regulator must happen before US 2016 polls

SINGAPORE: Plans to transfer control of Internet overseer ICANN from US hands to a globally representative body could be jeopardised...

12 Feb 2015

SINGAPORE

Singapore firm launches mobile app for halal foodies
Singapore firm launches mobile app for halal foodies

SINGAPORE: A Singapore-based company has just launched a mobile application that enables Muslim foodies and travellers to share halal restaurant discoveries around the world...

8 Jan 2015

SINGAPORE

Singaporean jailed for hacking Prime Minister's website
Singaporean jailed for hacking Prime Minister's website

SINGAPORE: A court on Monday jailed a 28-year-old Singaporean for two months for defacing the prime minister's website during a rash of cyber attacks in the city-state last year...

9 Dec 2014

SINGAPORE

Enter Festival of Media Asia Pacific
Enter Festival of Media Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE: It's time to enter the Festival of Media Asia Pacific Awards 2015, taking place at Capella, Singapore, on 24 March 2015...

20 Nov 2014

SINGAPORE

Digital excellence honoured with Asian Digital Media Awards
Digital excellence honoured with Asian Digital Media Awards

SINGAPORE: The winners of the Asian Digital Media Awards have been announced in Singapore...

19 Nov 2014

SINGAPORE

Advertiser of the Year award goes to Coca-Cola Company
Advertiser of the Year award goes to Coca-Cola Company

SINGAPORE: The Coca-Cola Company - Asia Pacific has won the 2014 Advertiser of the Year award from The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity.

3 Sep 2014

SINGAPORE

Spikes Asia names final jury presidents
Spikes Asia names final jury presidents

SINGAPORE: The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity has announced the final jury presidents.

4 Jul 2014

SINGAPORE

Singapore police probe anti-Filipino blog
Singapore police probe anti-Filipino blog

SINGAPORE: Singapore police on Thursday said they were investigating an anonymous blog which listed ways to target the city-state's Filipino population, in the latest racial row there.

20 Jun 2014

SINGAPORE

Singapore grapples with smartphone addiction
Singapore grapples with smartphone addiction

SINGAPORE: Easily distracted? Can't be separated from your smartphone? Constantly checking your device for no real reason? Chances are you're an addict - you may even need professional help.

17 Jun 2014

SINGAPORE

SingTel buys mobile advertisers businesses
SingTel buys mobile advertisers businesses

SINGAPORE: Singapore Telecom, (SingTel) Southeast Asia's biggest telecommunications firm by revenue, said it will buy two mobile advertising companies for a total of $385m to further boost its digital business.

12 Jun 2014

SINGAPORE

Spikes Asia names further jury presidents
Spikes Asia names further jury presidents

SINGAPORE: The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity has announced the five jury presidents set to lead the Design; Digital and Mobile; Direct and Promo & Activation; Integrated; and Media juries.

30 May 2014

SINGAPORE

Alibaba buys stake in Singapore Post for USD249m
Alibaba buys stake in Singapore Post for USD249m

SINGAPORE: Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba will buy a 10.35% stake in Singapore Post, the national postal system, for Sg$312.50m (US$249m) as part of a strategic co-operation deal.

29 May 2014

SINGAPORE

Singapore blogger offers PM compensation for defamatory post
Singapore blogger offers PM compensation for defamatory post

SINGAPORE - A Singaporean blogger accused by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of defamation on Tuesday offered compensation after initially refusing to do so, as the premier's lawyer accused him of lacking contrition.

27 May 2014

SINGAPORE

Music streaming gives record companies a boost
Music streaming gives record companies a boost

SINGAPORE: Stiff competition among technology companies for a share of the burgeoning online music streaming market has given traditional record companies a much-needed boost, a top Universal executive said.

23 May 2014

SINGAPORE

SingTel fined a record US$4.8m for service disruption
SingTel fined a record US$4.8m for service disruption

SINGAPORE: Singapore's telecommunications regulator has fined Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) a record Sg$6m (US$4.8m) for nine days of service disruption that followed a fire at one of its facilities last year.

8 May 2014

SINGAPORE

Internet transition to IPv6 accelerating
Internet transition to IPv6 accelerating

SINGAPORE: The transition to the next-generation Internet protocol IPv6 is set to speed up this year as web addresses under the previous system IPv4 run out, a senior industry figure said at a meeting about the future of the web on Thursday.

1 Apr 2014

SINGAPORE

Bitcoin exchange CEO found dead in Singapore
Bitcoin exchange CEO found dead in Singapore

SINGAPORE: The 28-year-old American boss of a Bitcoin exchange has been found dead at the base of a Singapore apartment block, police and reports said on Thursday (6 March), in the latest misfortune linked with the troubled virtual currency.

7 Mar 2014

SINGAPORE

WiFi in the sky set for takeoff
WiFi in the sky set for takeoff

SINGAPORE - WiFi in aircraft, hobbled in the past by slow speeds, could soon take off as new technology enables passengers to surf the web as if they were in a coffee shop, Internet executives say.

4 Mar 2014

SINGAPORE

Festival of Media Asia Pacific Awards: Meet the young talent
Festival of Media Asia Pacific Awards: Meet the young talent

SINGAPORE: Meet Asia's young talent who made it through to the final 5!

4 Feb 2014

SINGAPORE

Announcing Festive of Media Asia Pacific
Announcing Festive of Media Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE: Don't miss your chance to take part in the Festival of Media Asia Pacific 2014.

17 Jan 2014

SINGAPORE

Asia Pacific Awards deadline extended
Asia Pacific Awards deadline extended

SINGAPORE: We are pleased to announce that the Awards submissions deadline has been extended until 13 December 2013.

5 Dec 2013

CHINA

2013 Digital Asia Festival Awards: Winners
2013 Digital Asia Festival Awards: Winners

BEIJING, CHINA: The winners of the 2013 Digital Asia Festival Awards, honouring the best in Asia Pacific's digital marketing, have been announced.

18 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE

Hackers expose Asia's weak cyber defences
Hackers expose Asia's weak cyber defences

SINGAPORE - A rash of website hackings in the Asia-Pacific has exposed weak cyber defences, which must be improved to help the region deal with more sophisticated and sinister threats, particularly from criminal organisations, analysts said.

11 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE

Hacks, apps and more unveiled at Digital Media Asia
Hacks, apps and more unveiled at Digital Media Asia

SINGAPORE: WAN-IFRA's rolling series of global digital media events comes to Asia next month when Digital Media Asia brings publishers and editors together with hackers, designers, producers and other new media professionals to explore the latest trends in social media, content monetisation, mobile, and tablet publishing.

29 Oct 2013

SINGAPORE

Pizza Hut achieves strong incremental growth with Capillary solution

SINGAPORE: Capillary Technologies, a leading provider of cloud software solutions that help businesses to engage intelligently with customers through mobile, social and in-store channels, has announced that its Multi-Channel Intelligent Customer Engagement solutions are helping Pizza Hut improve profitability and increase store sales.

3 Oct 2013

SINGAPORE

Spikes Asia announces 2013 winners
Spikes Asia announces 2013 winners

SINGAPORE: The hotly anticipated Spikes Asia Awards Ceremony has taken place at the Grand Theatre, Marina Bay Sands. Over 1,000 delegates attended to be the first to hear this year's winners and celebrate the best of creativity in communications from across Asia Pacific.

19 Sep 2013

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