/ Dec 30, 2016

Singapore activist blogger, 18, seeks U.S. asylum

A Singaporean teenager who became notorious for profanity-laced attacks on the city’s revered late leader, Lee Kuan Yew, is seeking political asylum in the U.S., his lawyer said Thursday.Amos Yee, 18, a filmmaker turned activist who served two jail terms in Singapore for his ...

Dec 5, 2016

JR East opens first overseas cafe in Singapore

East Japan Railway Co. opened its first cafe overseas in Singapore on Sunday with an eye to setting up more such cafes in Southeast Asia.The travel-themed Japan Rail Cafe is located on the first floor of the newly completed Tanjong Pagar Centre, the tallest ...