The Straits Times (Singapore)

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Of the 20 major economies worldwide, Asian countries are among the least prepared to combat the threats of societal ageing and workplace automation. This is according to a new study from Mercer and Marsh & McLennan Insights, released on Wednesday

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The haze that enveloped Singapore for the past week became worse on Wednesday morning (Sept 18) as workers headed to work and students to school.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - It finds way to tackle cloud seeding issue, and may use drones to get real-time hot spot info

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - A baby girl and an elderly man reported to have died because of haze in Sumatra province of Indonesia. 

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - First joint maritime exercise reaffirms the longstanding defence ties between the navies of Singapore, India and Thailand. 

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Air quality in Singapore crept into unhealthy levels for the first time in three years last Saturday.

BANGKOK (The Straits Times/ANN) - More than 23,000 people evacuated, while over 3,000 sq km of plantations damaged

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The exercise comprises a shore phase at Port Blair that involves planning and professional exchanges, and a sea phase starting tomorrow, during which the navies will carry out manoeuvring, navigation, gunnery drills and boarding operations in the Andaman Sea

MANILA (The Straits Times/ANN) - A copy of a rare map that helped bolster the Philippines' case against China in a dispute over the South China Sea was sold  for US$727785.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Hot spots have been detected in both Sumatra and Kalimantan in Indonesia over the past week, although based on prevailing winds from the south-southeast or south-southwest, it is haze from Sumatra that has been affecting Singapore