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How Singapore became a global military industry hub Companies arming the world's navies have been displaying their latest technology in a major maritime defence show in Singapore. The Asia-Pacific region accounts for a third of global defence spending, and demand for new military hardware is likely to grow. Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports on how Singapore became a major hub for the global military industry. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
Singapore is considered one of the best startup ecosystems in the world. According to the World Bank, it is the world's easiest city to do business in. What makes Singapore a startup hub? More importantly, even at a time when startups in India are buzzing, why are entrepreneurs opting to move their headquarters to countries like Singapore. On this episode of Heads Up, we answer all those questions as we speak to Singapore based angel investor Jayesh Parekh. Tune in to find out about the startup culture in Singapore and also what you should keep in mind before approaching an investor to raise money for your startup. Watch full show: http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/heads-up/what-makes-singapore-a-startup-hub-the-investor-view/411767?yt Download the NDTV news app: https://play.google.com/s...
The rapid growth of Asia's economies and tax breaks are propelling Singapore as a regional commodities trading centre. The FT's Jeremy Grant examines the city-state's ambition to become Asia's leading trading hub before Shanghai and Hong Kong get there first. For more video content from the FT, visit the Financial Times video page at: http://www.ft.com/video
Haven't been to the Singapore Sports Hub yet? Watch this episode of Guide To Singapore, where we show you how you can rock-climb and surf the waves at the Sports Hub! Follow Christabel as she takes you around the Singapore Sports Hub to show you all the things you can do there. She even takes you behind-the-scenes at some of these facilities to give you a unique insider's look at Singapore's premier sporting venue. For more information of the facilities at the Singapore Sports Hub, check out our full coverage at http://www.thesmartlocal.com/read/guide-to-sg-sportshub This video was brought to you by the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, Sport Singapore and Singapore Sports Hub. Host: Christabel Chua - http://www.instagram.com/bellywellyjelly Follow @thesmartlocaltv on Instag...
Singapore and Siemens aim to join forces in a drive to make the Southeast Asian city-state a "smart nation." As a result, Singapore will be the first country in the world to pilote MindSphere – Siemens' open, cloud-based operating system for the Internet of Things – to digitalize its infrastructure as much as possible. Siemens is supporting this master plan by setting up a digitalization hub. The hub was inaugurated on July 11, 2017 in parallel events in Singapore and at Siemens' headquarters in Munich.
Singapore just opened a massive all-halal certified supermarket! Just a stone's throw away from Bedok MRT lies Global Halal Hub - a 10,000sq ft supermarket stocked with over 8000 halal products. Apart from your usual supermarket fare, we also stumbled upon some goods we've never seen before such as fried ice cream! Address: Global Halal Hub @ Chai Chee 750 Chai Chee Road, Viva Business Park #01-07 Singapore 469000 Opening hours: Mon to Fri : 10.00am to 9.00pm Sat/ Sun : 9.00am to 10.00pm Filmed & Edited By: Qi Rong - https://www.instagram.com/cookiesnqream/ Model: Pepita Wauran - https://www.instagram.com/pepitaawaurann/
Harvey Norman's new Games Hub is the first of such stores the company has in the world, and it's also the only store in Singapore to have a dedicated VR experience room, car racing simulator, try-before-you-buy gaming accessories, in-store game leader board with monthly prizes up for grabs and more. Here's a video tour of this Games Hub and it's proposition as related by the store's worldwide CEO. Get connected with us! Website ► http://www.hardwarezone.com.sg/home Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/hardwarezone.com.sg Twitter ► https://twitter.com/hardwarezone
Singapore has been ranked as the World's #1 Logistics Hub by the 2014 Logistics Performance Index (World Bank). Why is this tiny red dot island state such an attractive location for the world's biggest logistics companies? And what should those looking to be a part of this industry prepare themselves with? Let Prof Peter Klaus, guest professor at Technische Universitaet Muenchen Asia (TUM Asia), tell you more about the world of Logistics and how Singapore has nurtured itself to be an economy that supports the growth of the industry. If you are looking to be part of this industry, you may prepare yourself for a career in Logistics with a Master Degree in Transport & Logistics, awarded by Germany's #1 University - Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM). Combine German Engineering with Asia...
Arup’s innovative design for the world-class 55,000-seat national stadium is a model for future sustainable stadium design. From the outset the design ambition was to create a sustainable, fully integrated sports, entertainment and lifestyle hub, accessible to all.
Singapore connects businesses to more than 120 countries across the globe. Ranked the busiest and the largest bunkering port in the world, the island state supports your business with a large community of ship brokers and owners. With leading players and customers in logistics, Singapore provides you with the best navigational know-how to steer your business to success. By having world class financial organisations based here, you'll have access to funds and working capital readily. With Singapore's pro-business policies, transparency, and trusted legal systems, venturing into unfamiliar markets have never been easier. For more information, visit http://www.iesingapore.gov.sg
Tim finds out why Blackmores uses Singapore as its Asian hub. The Airport Economist is your guide to doing business in the Asian Century. Led by renowned economist Tim Harcourt, we'll be visiting thriving markets all across Asia to find out what the emerging opportunities are for doing business there, how to get your foot in the door, learn from companies who are successfully operating there, as well as discover the local culture. In each episode we'll arm you with all the knowledge and insights you need to take your business international. Visit http://www.theairporteconomist.com/ And connect on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theairporteconomist/ Or twitter: https://twitter.com/airport_ec
Carl explains why Singapore is the best city in Asia to build tech businesses. He provides insights on Singapore’s infrastructure as a financial hub and how it allows for businesses to grow and gives comparisons to other parts of Asia.
Aljunied MP and WP Chairman Sylvia Lim asked the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth in Parliament on the woes plaguing the Singapore Sports Hub and asked what benchmarks the Government is using to measure the venue's viability and success. She also asked how the Government would steer the Sports Hub to have a strong connection with Singaporeans. Video CNA