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National Gallery Singapore spotlights overlooked artists Chen Cheng Mei, You Khin

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
PHOTO.�NATIONAL GALLERY SINGAPORE ... The silent subjects of a 1981 oil painting by Cambodian artist You Khin have inspired the name of National Gallery Singapore's latest exhibition.�PHOTO.�NATIONAL GALLERY SINGAPORE ... PHOTOS.�NATIONAL GALLERY SINGAPORE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVE/GIFT OF YOU MOY/WIFE OF ARTIST, COURTESY OF FAMILY OF CHEN CHENG MEI.
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Idea for women to watermark their nude photos shared on Telegram wins award at hackathon

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE - A team of four Singapore Management University (SMU) students proposed a feature to be set up on messaging app Telegram to allow women to watermark their nude photos with the recipient's name, so as to deter mass forwarding of the photos.
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Singapore probes unusual surge in COVID-19 cases after record

Metro USA 28 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE (Reuters) -Singapore is looking into an “unusual surge” of 5,324 new infections of COVID-19, the city-state’s health ministry said, its highest such figure since the beginning of the pandemic, as beds in intensive care units fill up ... FILE PHOTO ... FILE PHOTO.
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Singapore Ambassador to Japan Peter Tan develops bento meals in 'food diplomacy'

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
TOKYO - Whipping up a storm in his own kitchen, Singapore's Ambassador to Japan Peter Tan has been inviting local contacts and partners to his embassy residence for home-cooked Singapore fare as a form of "food diplomacy" ... "I'm quite prepared to invest time and effort into using food diplomacy to promote Singapore," he told The Straits Times ... PHOTO.
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Marathon runner who raised $120k dressed as Catwoman in 2012 wins volunteerism award

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE - Madam Jenap M ... The 61-year-old Yellow Ribbon Singapore volunteer made a name for herself participating in charity marathons and events, often dressed as the iconic cat burglar ... Shanmugam, who was the guest of honour, said in his welcome address that the volunteers' work helped make Singapore a safer place ... PHOTO.
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Arts Picks: A Shakespeare parody; artists' open studios; variety show on death

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
Death is often a taboo topic in Singapore, but it does not have to be ... PHOTO ... The event on Saturday (Oct 30) will focus on those located in central Singapore - Grey Projects, The Bee's Knees Press, artist Victoria Hertel, dblspce, I_S_L_A_N_D_S, Hothouse, blessed lunch and Jalan Besar Salon ... PHOTO. SINGAPORE REPERTORY THEATRE.
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Power price surge could zap Singapore’s recovery

Asiatimes 28 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE – A dramatic spike in global liquified natural gas (LNG) spot prices and other supply issues have sent shockwaves across Singapore’s electricity market, causing at least four power providers to exit the retail market and the city-state’s power regulator to announce pre-emptive measures to safeguard energy security ... Photo ... Photo.
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State of Wonder: The Vibrant City-State of Singapore in Hyperlapse

PetaPixel 28 Oct 2021
Timelapse photographer Kirill Neiezhmakov has released a hyperlapse of Singapore he shot just before the pandemic started which captures the wonder of the colorful and dynamic city-state ... The first thing Neiezhmakov did was make a list of the main popular places in Singapore and collect some photos of them.
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Assistant security manager saves hotel guest from fire, gets award for bravery

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE - Hotel staff who had to deal with a room set on fire by a suicidal guest, a man assaulting a woman�and a menacing drunk guest have been honoured for their bravery ... He fought the blaze using a fire extinguisher and told his staff to keep other hotel guests in their rooms and call the Singapore Civil Defence Force and police ... ST PHOTO.
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Nanofilm's Shi Xu named Businessman of the Year at Singapore Business Awards

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - Nanofilm Technologies International's founder and chairman Shi Xu was on Thursday (Oct 28) named Businessman of the Year at the 36th Singapore Business Awards (SBA) ... Minister for Trade and Industry Gan Kim Yong was the guest-of-honour and presented the awards at The Ritz Carlton, Millenia Singapore ... PHOTO.
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My Perfect Weekend with serial entrepreneur Heikal Gani

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
After being based in Shanghai and Montreal for 20 years, he returned to Singapore in February last year (2020) ... Come Friday nights, I often organise house parties with close friends. Since I just got back to Singapore, I make it a point to meet someone new to build my network here ... Mr Heikal Gani returned to Singapore in February last year. PHOTO ... �.
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Police surveillance system using video analytics to detect targets wins Home Team Achievement Award

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE - Tracking criminals through surveillance cameras now works like a Google search ... CNB intelligence officer Gerald Tong, 34, received the Operational Excellence award for leading an investigation into drug traffickers who allegedly used drones to smuggle drugs across the Singapore-Johor Baru channel in June 2020 ... PHOTO.
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PM Lee to attend G-20 Leaders' Summit in Rome this weekend

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
Singapore is not a member of the G-20, which brings together the world's largest economies, but has been invited as one of several guest countries ... This year's summit is�held in Rome - the host country's capital city - and starts on Saturday ... PHOTO ... Singapore will be represented at COP26 by Minister for Sustainability and the Environment Grace Fu ... �.
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Amazon to create 200 more jobs in Singapore, opens new office over 3 floors at ...

Straits Times 27 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE - Amazon Singapore is set to create 200 more jobs by the end of next year, as the e-commerce giant scales up its presence through a new office spanning three floors at Asia Square Tower 1 ... Amazon has approximately 2,000 full-time and part-time employees here, most of whom are Singapore citizens and permanent residents ... PHOTO ... ST PHOTO.
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Revamped Choa Chu Kang Public Library a glimpse into future of libraries

Straits Times 27 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE - The revamped Choa Chu Kang Public Library, which reopens to the public tomorrow (Oct 28), is one example of how libraries in the future will look like. The library, with the theme (Re)connect With Nature, is the first in Singapore to be built around the concept of sustainability ... ST PHOTO ... ST PHOTO ... ST PHOTO ... ST PHOTO.
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