31 Dec '11, 4pm

S'pore welcomes 2012

S'pore welcomes 2012

SINGAPORE: Singapore on Sunday morning welcomed New Year's Day at various countdown parties across the island. The main countdown party -- the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown, which is into its seventh year -- saw party goers ushering the new year with a spectacular eight-minute fireworks display at the stroke of midnight. One of the revellers is 32-year-old freelance writer Aaron De Silva, who is counting down for the first time at the scenic Marina Bay area. "A friend booked a hotel room at Fullerton, and the eight of are looking forward to a night of partying at Marina Bay," Mr De Silva said. Meanwhile, 32-year-old sole proprietor Daphne Lee welcomed the new year at [email protected] Lay, with her family of five. Ms Lee, who lives in Jurong, said she and her family were counting down together for the first time. Other Singaporeans, who preferred to party outside without the...

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