31 Jan '11, 4pm

Fresh! : 2010 in review

Fresh! : 2010 in review

…Solomon Burke finally breaks free. The 33 miners near Copiapó, Chile, trapped 700 metres underground in a mining accident in San José Mine, are brought back to the surface after surviving for a record 69 days. Coincidentally, the International Space Station surpasses the record for the longest continuous human occupation of space, having been continuously inhabited since November 2, 2000. There’s a joke about the smell in there but I’ll let you drill for it.

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Employment Situation in Fourth Quarter 2010

sgrecruiters.com 31 Jan '11, 8am

Local employment grew by 54,200 in 2010, exceeding the 41,800 gains in 2009. With the strong economic recovery and higher ...

US consumer spending up 3.5% in 2010

US consumer spending up 3.5% in 2010

channelnewsasia.com 31 Jan '11, 2pm

WASHINGTON : US consumers streamed back to the shops in 2010, spending more on virtually everything according to official ...

Money - Taiwan economic growth at 23-year high ...

straitstimes.com 01 Feb '11, 2am

TAIPEI - TAIWAN'S economy grew by 10.47 per cent in 2010, a 23-year high, but it will slow to half that figure in 2011, th...

Hermes announces record sales in 2010

Hermes announces record sales in 2010

channelnewsasia.com 03 Feb '11, 8pm

PARIS : French luxury brand Hermes showed Thursday that luxury can prosper even in a time of belt-tightening, announcing r...

Private residential prices in Singapore up 17.6...

straitstimes.com 28 Jan '11, 10pm

OVERALL prices of private residential properties increased by 2.7 per cent in the fourth quarter, compared with the 2.9 pe...

Government to review Baby Bonus scheme

Government to review Baby Bonus scheme

channelnewsasia.com 04 Feb '11, 8am

SINGAPORE: The Singapore government is undertaking another review of the Baby Bonus scheme which aims to encourage married...

Conditions of Employment, 2010, Ministry of Man...

sgrecruiters.com 27 Jan '11, 1am

Covering establishments in the private sector with at least 25 employees and the public sector, findings from the 3,410 es...

China did not manipulate currency in 2010: US

channelnewsasia.com 04 Feb '11, 10pm

WASHINGTON : China did not manipulate its currency to gain an unfair advantage in international trade in 2010, the US Trea...

Private residential prices in Singapore up 17.6...

straitstimes.com 28 Jan '11, 5am

OVERALL prices of private residential properties increased by 2.7 per cent in the fourth quarter, compared with the 2.9 pe...

The overall cost of living in S'pore rose by 2.8 per cent for the whole of 2010

The overall cost of living in S'pore rose by 2....

straitstimes.com 24 Jan '11, 5am

Transport costs saw the largest CPI increase in 2010, up 10.3 per cent compared to 2009. -- PHOTO: ST FILE THE overall cos...

Singapore's Manufacturing Output For 2010 Up 29...

business.gov.sg 27 Jan '11, 6am

Singapore’s manufacturing industry closed the year on a positive note, as output for December 2010 increased 9% on-year. T...

Untying the knot: China saw 1.96m couples divor...

straitstimes.com 07 Feb '11, 6am

BEIJING - NEARLY two million couples divorced in 2010 in China - far more than the number who got married in the world's m...

11.6 million tourists visited Singapore in 2010, spending an estimated S$18.8 billion

11.6 million tourists visited Singapore in 2010...

straitstimes.com 10 Feb '11, 5am

SINGAPORE has hit its target of 11.5 million to 12.5 million tourist arrivals in 2010: It attracted 11.6 million visitors ...

Singapore, are you one of the hosting ASEAN nat...

temasekreview.com 19 Jan '11, 7am

Last year, South Africa hosted the World Cup. Though it is over, there is an article which caught me attention. “Football-...

US banks show recovery in 2010

US banks show recovery in 2010

channelnewsasia.com 21 Jan '11, 11pm

NEW YORK: Business bounced back at the major US banks in 2010, with most showing improved earnings, but some of the larges...