Singapore unveils one of the world’s biggest floating solar panel farms

Singapore unveils one of the world's biggest floating solar panel farms

Reuters Wed Jul 14, 2021 04:54 PM General view of one of the world’s largest floating solar panel farms in Singapore, July 13, 2021, in this still image taken from video. REUTERS/Chen Lin “> General view of one of the world’s largest floating solar panel farms in Singapore, July 13, 2021, in this still image […]

Singapore offers foreign worker levy rebate to companies facing labour shortage

Prized Hilsa fish set to travel upstream in Ganges after four decades

By Gurdip Singh Singapore, May 8 (PTI) Around 15,000 foreign companies in Singapore facing labour shortage due to the government’s decision to stop the arrival of workers from India and Bangladesh will be given a hike in foreign workers levy rebates from May to December, Ministry of Manpower (MOM) announced on Saturday. Singapore has halted […]

Cities worldwide dim lights to mark Earth Hour

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The ancient Parthenon temple is pictured atop the Acropolis hill before Earth Hour in Athens, Greece March 27, 2021 Reuters After starting in Asia, the call to action on climate change made its way around a planet reeling from the coronavirus From Singapore to Buenos Aires, cities around the world turned off their lights on […]

Space-starved Singapore builds floating solar farms in climate fight

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This photograph shows a worker checking cables on a floating solar power farm at sea, off Singapore’s northern coast just across the Malaysian state of Johor, taken on January 22, 2021 AFP Singapore is among the biggest per capita carbon dioxide emitters in Asia despite being one of the smallest countries in the world Thousands […]

Cabbage export to Singapore cheers Jessore farmers

Cabbage export to Singapore cheers Jessore farmers

File photo of Production of cabbages in several districts of the country has increased, along with other vegetables in recent times Dhaka Tribune Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune According to the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), an export firm, ‘City Impex’, collected cabbage from the farmers recently and started exporting it to Singapore after processing Jessore […]

Cabbage export to Singapore cheers Jashore farmers

Cabbage export to Singapore cheers Jashore farmers

Jashore farmers had been worrying at the sharp fall in cabbage price, but the recent initiative to export the winter vegetable to Singapore has brought smile to their faces. According to the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), an export firm, ‘City Impex’, collected cabbage from the farmers recently and started exporting it to Singapore after […]