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Latest Marina Bay Singapore News

Marina Bay Sands contributes to the development of HSMAI Southeast Asia
… debuts in Singapore on April 22nd and a Chief Revenue Officer Executive Roundtable on April 23rd.” Mike Lee, Vice President of Marina Bay Sands, said, “Marina Bay Sands is pleased to support the development of the Southeast Asia Chapter of HSMAI.
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10th Singapore Maritime Week 2015 kicks off at Marina Bay Sands Event Plaza
The 10th edition of the Singapore Maritime Week (SMW) was officially opened this afternoon by Minister for Transport and Second Minister for Defence, Mr Lui Tuck Yew, at the Marina Bay Sands Event Plaza. Driven by the Maritime and Port Authority of …
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Marina Bay Sands
Las Vegas Sands Corp. wants to build a glitzy destination casino resort in downtown Fort Lauderdale on the scale of this property in Singapore, its Marina Bay Sands. Lots of people would have to weigh in, but given how the cards are stacked in …
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Latest Raffles Hotel News

Raffles Beijing Hotel Appoints Two Key New Directors
Raffles Beijing Hotel has announced two key appointments this spring with Janet M Chan joining the award-winning luxury property as Director of Sales and Marketing and Erin Proud as Director of Food & Beverage overseeing the hotel's three signature …
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South Shore Calendar April 25 to May 1
Planning an event? Send your event information by email to scalendar@wickedlocal.com or by fax to 781-837-4543. Listings must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event. Insert town where event is happening in subject line. Email photos as a …
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Latest Singapore Zoo News

The Straits Times' News In A Minute: April 9, 2015
*Singaporean A*Star scholarship holder Ouyang Xiangyu will return to court on May 15 on charges of poisoning her laboratory mates at Stanford University. *Housing Board resale volumes rose as prices fell in March, according to SRX Property flash figures.
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Federal frontbenchers descend on Queensland for week of wooing
Qantas will fly in eucalyptus leaves twice a week until Singapore Zoo can grow the 5ha of eucalypt forest needed to feed them. Ms Bishop also went to Robina Town Centre and met business leaders on the Gold Coast ahead of a fundraising dinner for …
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White tigers, cheetahs and lion added to feline collection at Singapore Zoo
SINGAPORE: A flurry of felines – including white tigers, cheetahs and an African lion – have been added to Singapore Zoo's cat collection to maintain genetic diversity with new bloodlines, said the Singapore Zoo in a media release on Tuesday (Mar 3).
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Latest Marina Bay Singapore News

Toast the Macallan at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore
Without a doubt, one of the world's precious single malt Scotch whisky is rolling out a most unique event in Singapore yet with Toast The Macallan, a ticket event set to take place at Marina Bay Sands over the weekend from 17 to 18 January. The …
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Wishes from beneficiaries old and young floating in Marina Bay
SINGAPORE – RED and white filled the air at sunset yesterday, as spheres inscribed with wishes were tossed into the waters of Marina Bay. Written on the spheres were the new year wishes of 200 beneficiaries from elderly, children's and women's …
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Latest Universal Studio Singapore News

Singapore's Biggest Snowfall and Christmas Celebration at Universal Studios
“Snowy Christmas at Santa's Land” in Universal Studios Singapore will showcase Singapore's biggest snowfall across three themed zones – Hollywood, New York and Sci-Fi City every hour every day. Look out for Elmo and friends from Sesame Street, the …
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Hacking reality: When art imitates technology
Government officials have said the attacks on Sony appear to have been routed by North Korea through China and then conducted through servers in Singapore, Thailand and Bolivia. Mann, whose films include "Ali," "Heat" and "Public … People with …
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Latest Marriott Singapore News

Elaine Kum has joined Pan Pacific Singapore as Director of Sales and Marketing
Elaine developed her career through a series of appointments with luxury hotels including Mandarin Oriental, Singapore, WelcomHotels | Sheraton Towers Singapore, and most recently, Singapore Marriott Hotel where she oversaw the Sales, Catering and …
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Fifth Annual Hotel Technology Conference Explores Mobility, Guest Room Tech
… technology and mobility by Ani Bhalekar of Accenture Digital. A panel discussion on mobile device management and integration followed with Chieu Lee Tan, corporate IT director of Hotel Equatorial Management; Ray Mond Tan, group IT manager of COMO …
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'India is one of our fastest growing markets'
Simon F Cooper, the man at the helm of Marriott International's Asia-Pacific business, visits India more often than any other country in the region. He says India is one of the fastest growing markets for the hotel company. In an interview to …
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Latest Singapore Zoo News

Fire at storeroom in Singapore Zoo; no people or animals injured
SINGAPORE – A fire broke out in a storeroom at the open-air carpark of Singapore Zoo on Wednesday at about 4pm. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it received a call at 4.04pm and deployed two fire bikes, two fire engines, one Red Rhino …
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Animal Families Enjoy Life at Singapore Zoo
Two Javan Langurs are seen at the Singapore Zoo on Oct. 2, 2014. Wildlife Reserves Singapore (WRS) have bred over 400 animal babies at Jurong Bird Park, Night Safari, River Safari and Singapore Zoo from January to August in 2014. World Animal Day …
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Latest Singapore Hotel News

Hotel review: Sofitel So in Singapore
One of Singapore's more exclusive hotels, Sofitel So blends the French chic of the Sofitel brand with Singaporean style, a fusion of East and West with an emphasis on comfort, luxury and 21st-century touches such as a bedside iPad that controls the …
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IHG to open Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong hotel in 2016
Singapore will get its first Hotel Indigo property in 2016 with the opening of the Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong hotel in 2016. Located in the Joo Chiat neighbourhood of Katong in the eastern part of Singapore, the 131-room hotel will be a short 15 …
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Latest Universal Studio Singapore News

Fans cheering sci-fi ride Battlestar Galactica's relaunch in Universal Studios
SINGAPORE – Fans of Universal Studios Singapore's (USS) Battlestar Galactica rollercoaster are eagerly anticipating the sci-fi themed ride's relaunch. The Sunday Times reported over the weekend that the ride would finally be re-opening before the year …
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Over 1000 kids celebrate Children's Day at Universal Studios Singapore
SINGAPORE – Some 1,250 children celebrated Children's Day at Universal Studios Singapore on Thursday with crafts and performances at an annual event for children under the Ministry of Education's financial assistance scheme. Pupils from CHIJ (Kellock) …
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