Belle Epoque will present Another murder on the Orient Express, a night of French music on board of the most famous train in the world, from 28 November to 1 December 2012 at The Art House. This is the 4th show in the history of Belle Epoque and it aims at obtaining the same success of the past years’ editions.
French investment in Singapore has doubled over the past decade to more than S$8 billion in 2010.
Speaking at a business dialogue, Singapore's Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Kiang said trade and investment ties have grown, despite global economic uncertainties in the latter half of the decade.
French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said the European Union is determined to provide lasting solutions for problems in the eurozone.
Speaking at a dialogue at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, he added that the EU also aims to make "market misgivings a thing of the past".
Mr Ayrault said EU governments have adopted a plan at the end of June for 120 billion euros to be used for capital investments in Europe.
Singapore and France have taken bilateral cooperation up a notch, with the signing of a strategic partnership agreement.
It expands existing collaborations between both countries, in areas like education and cultural exchange.
This comes with French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault's two-day visit to Singapore.
In 2011, France was Singapore's second largest trading partner in the European Union.
The LL.M. in International Business Law Singapore is a diploma delivered by Sorbonne University International Law School. The goal of this school is to promote jurists, not least by enabling more of them to become members of the boards of administration of companies, as is the case in countries such as Europe or USA.
Parisian luxury patisserie chain Laduree, famous for its dainty macarons and elegant confections, will open in Singapore next year.
It will be located in town, "not far" from its sister company Paul bakery at Takashimaya Shopping Centre.
Both Laduree and French boulangerie Paul bakery are owned by the Holder Group which is managed by the three children of 72-year-old owner Francis Holder.
Pickering Pacific is delighted to announce that it acted as financial advisor to NORMA Group, a global market and technology leader for engineered joining technology based in Germany, which has signed an agreement to acquire an 85% stake in Chien Jin Plastic on 15 October 2012.
Chien Jin Plastic is based in Ipoh, Malaysia, and principally manufactures thermoplastic joining elements, in particular for drinking and domestic water distribution and irrigation systems.
The Air France-KLM Group, Etihad Airways, and airberlin announce that they are going to implement a commercial partnership. As of October 28, 2012, Air France, KLM, Etihad Airways and airberlin will offer their customers more destinations thanks to mutual code-share agreements.
On the routes between Europe and Abu Dhabi, Etihad Airways customers will be able to fly on the Amsterdam-Abu Dhabi daily flight operated by KLM.
AIR FRANCE KLM announced the appointment of Mr. Domingo De Cola as new General Manager for Singapore Indonesia Australia New Zealand. Mr. De Cola’s appointment is effective as of September 2012, and he will be replacing Mr. Paul Rombeek.
Asia's tourism industry has maintained resilient growth amidst the global slowdown.
The Asia Pacific region is the world's fastest growing tourism market with an 8 per cent growth in tourist arrivals in the first half of 2012.
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First of all we would like to thank all the players for their sporting attitude and team spirit during our third Futsal Tournament which took place on Saturday 13 October at Sports Planet, East Coast Park.
Our 100 players, split into 12 teams, enjoyed a half day-long tournament on a hot day outdoors in a relaxed atmosphere.
This fourth edition of the FCCS Futsal tournament was again a real success!
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Following the success of the first edition last year, the FCCS will organize a second edition of the "French Marché", as part of the Voilah French Festival.
For the second year in a row, Singapore is Asia's leading city in 2012 according to PwC's Cities of Opportunity study.
Singapore climbed two places to 7th position out of the 27 cities surveyed, ranking first in ease of doing business, and transportation and infrastructure.
Last year, Hong Kong ranked first for ease of doing business.