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The social network for internal office communication is expected to cut down on email among government employees, GovInsider says. 

November 11, 2016

The Building and Construction Authority will use the rotating lab to test a variety of innovations for the interior and facades of tropical structures.

July 29, 2016

The city-state’s long-term plans encourage residents to abandon private car ownership for public transit, cycling and driverless cars, GovInsider reports.

June 16, 2016

The walking, jogging and cycling trail would cut across Singapore’s entire length from north to south, The City Fix reports. 

February 11, 2016

The city-state strictly controls ethnic composition in apartment blocks to ensure equality across neighborhoods, the Brookings Institution says.

December 16, 2015

The move comes as Indonesian fires are causing air pollution in Singapore, Eco-Business.com reports. 

October 14, 2015

The city’s 180 e-waste bins are credited with keeping 23 tons of electronics out of landfills since last year, Eco-Business.com reports. 

September 24, 2015

The island nation is employing sensors and other technology in its push to be more environmentally conscious, the Straits Times reports. 

August 19, 2015
A wave of construction below the earth's surface aims to make room for the city above.
Timothy Misir May 28, 2015

Modeled after Amazon.com, Singapore Post is riding the boom in e-commerce, the New York Times reports. 

May 21, 2015

Bangkok, Jakarta, Ho Chi Minh City and Singapore are among the places exploring the viability of water-borne expansion, Deal Street Asia reports. 

May 6, 2015

The city-state is testing a new initiative that allows riders to suggest routes and pickup times and make reservations for public buses, FutureGov reports.  

April 30, 2015

An architectural firm hopes to nurture healthy living among Singapore’s seniors by encouraging them to grow produce in a vertical farm, according to Seedstock.

April 20, 2015

Cars produced by 3D printers could be part of the urban future, Engadget reports.

February 19, 2015
Inside a city that works hard at keeping the jungle in "urban jungle."
Grace Chua January 23, 2015

India’s Andhra Pradesh has asked Singapore to help it build a new capital city, Silicon Republic reports. 

January 19, 2015

The domed green space could be replicated in other dense cities that lack terrain for traditional parks, Fast Company reports. 

January 14, 2015

The city-state has embarked on a year-long research study that seeks to identify ways to encourage more residents, especially older adults, to walk, The Straits Times reports. 

December 2, 2014

India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of 100 “smart cities” could get a boost from Singapore, the Economic Times reports. 

November 11, 2014
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