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Airbus to run parcel-delivery drone trial, and maybe one for flying taxis in S'pore

Aviation giant Airbus said it will reveal more details "in the coming months" about an unmanned parcel-delivery drone trial in Singapore, one that could be extended to transporting passengers too.


Its comments come a day after the city-state's Ministry of Transport told The Business Times that it is talking to some firms about trying out human-carrying drones as a mode of transport. No additional details were shared then.


Dragon Rouge nabs branding duties for Bawah islands


Dragon Rouge has been assigned branding and advertising duties for new hospitality brand, Bawah. Positioned as a rare eco-system experience, Bawah is a cluster of six untouched islands – a protected archipelago – located midway between Singapore and Kalimantan in the Anambas Islands.


Singapore beats Silicon Valley for start-up talent: Survey

The Republic is the best place in the world for start-ups to hire talent, beating even Silicon Valley, a global survey has shown, but that is the only silver lining as the city-state has fallen in the overall ranking for start-up ecosystems, with weakness flagged in areas such as funding and start-up experience.


INTERPOL Call for Tender: Provision of Horticultural Services at INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation in Singapore

The International Criminal Police Organization – INTERPOL with headquarters at 200 quai Charles de Gaulle, 69006 Lyon, France is launching an open call for tenders with a view to the conclusion and execution of a contract, the objective of which is the provision of horticultural services at the INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation in Singapore, as detailed in the Technical Specifications.




Gautier Brings French Style to Singapore Homes

Today, acclaimed French furniture brand Gautier officially opened its doors in Singapore, at Tampines. The showroom, measuring 700 sq m, adjoins the new Home-Fix & More store. It is the second Gautier store to open in Southeast Asia, after Manila, and is the largest Gautier showroom in Asia.


French Chamber Singapore at Piscine Global Asia in April 2017

The French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore will be present at Piscine Global Asia, the leading Asian swimming pool and wellness event taking place at Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre on Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th April 2017.



Singapore Committee for UN Women and Aidha celebrate Foreign Domestic Workers Being Bold for Change for International Women’s Day 2017

Singapore Committee for UN Women and Aidha are pleased to celebrate the month of International Women’s Day (IWD) with a fun-filled and informational Appreciation Luncheon for Foreign Domestic Workers (FDWs) and the community they live in on 19 March on Aidha’s campus,at United World College Dover. The crowdfunded programme will include live music, a festive lunch, a STEM workshop by our Girls2Pioneers campaign, as well as money management games and an open house organised by Aidha.

First CEIV Pharma Certification in Singapore for Bolloré Logistics

Bolloré Logistics Singapore was successfully awarded by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) as CEIV Pharma-compliant at its platform located in the Airport Logistics Park, and is one of the first transport and logistics companies in Singapore to receive this certification.