Who is T Raja Kumar, the new chief of global terror financing watchdog FATF?

Raja Kumar succeeds Dr Marcus Pleyer as the chief of the Financial Action Task Force. Kumar will focus on enhancing the effectiveness of global anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing measures, improving asset recovery and other initiatives. Kumar has led Singapore’s delegation at the FATF since 2015.
#RajaKumar #FinancialActionTaskForce #Singapore #News

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Singapore’s top home ministry adviser Raja Kumar is new president of FATF

T Raja Kumar began a two-year term as president of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Kumar succeeded Germany’s Marcus Pleyer. Kumar has more than 35 years of leadership and operational experience in Singapore's home ministry and police force. He has also served as deputy commissioner of police for policy and chief executive of the Casino Regulatory Authority.
#TRajaKumar #FinancialActionTaskForce #Germany #LawGovernment #Government

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Tamil Nadu: Ensure students, staff are wearing masks, education department...

The Tamil Nadu School Education Department has issued an internal circular directing schools to follow safety measures. Schools have been told to raise awareness among students about vaccination. In the past 24 hours, the state has recorded 2,069 cases, including two from Singapore and one each from Bangladesh and USA.
#TamilNaduSchoolEducationDepartment #TamilNadu #JobsEducation #Education #PrimarySecondarySchooling(K-12)


Vikram Box Office Collection: Kamal Haasan starrer soars high, becomes...

Kamal Haasan's Vikram is the highest-grossing Tamil film in Singapore, UAE, Kerala and UK. The film is unstoppable in the South as it is now highest-earning film in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Reportedly, Vikram will breach Rs 300 crore domestically, soon.
#KamalHaasan #Tamil #Vikram #Singapore #ArtsEntertainment #Movies


Chennai, Tamil Nadu COVID Updates Today July 1: Chennai Covid cases, Chennai...

The active cases increased to 11,094 from 10,033 recorded on Wednesday. Four people – 2 from Singapore and 1 each from Bangladesh and USA – are among the 2,069 who tested positive today. The death toll remained at 38,026 as no fatalities occurred today.
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Hoax bomb call creates scare at Amritsar airport, Singapore-bound flight...

The Amritsar-Singapore flight was delayed for around three hours on Thursday. The plane of Fly Scoot Airlines landed from Singapore at the airport around 6:34 pm. The flight was searched thoroughly before it was cleared for departure at 10.30 pm. There were 283 passengers on the flight.
#FlyScootAirlines #Singapore #Amritsar #Travel #AirTravel


ISRO launches 3 Singapore satellites in dedicated commercial mission

ISRO successfully launched its PSLV-C53/DS-EO Mission from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota on Thursday. This was the second dedicated commercial mission of the space agency's commercial arm NewSpace India Limited. The total weight of the three satellites is 522.8 kg.
#ISRO #Singapore #BusinessIndustrial


Isro places 3 Singapore satellites, 6 experiments in orbit in second launch this year

The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) successfully launched three Singaporean satellites on Thursday. This was the second launch of the year by the space agency, the first one having placed an Indian Earth Observation Satellite in orbit in February. The launch vehicle flew in the core-alone configuration where no strap-on motors are used other than the main engine stages.
#Isro #Singaporean #Indian #Singapore #BusinessIndustrial #AerospaceDefense #SpaceTechnology


PSLV C53 rocket lifts off with three Singaporean satellites watch

ISRO's PSLV C-53, carrying three commercial satellites from Singapore, lifted off from the spaceport on Thursday. This was the second dedicated commercial mission of the space agency's commercial arm NewSpace India Limited. The launch vehicle carrying DS-EO satellite along with two other co-passenger satellites lifted off at 6.02 PM.
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ISRO launches PSLV-C53 mission with Singapore satellites

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched three satellites from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota. The three satellites are - DS-EO and NeuSAR (both belonging to Singapore) and the 2.8 kg Scoob-1 of Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
#IndianSpaceResearchOrganisation #AndhraPradesh #BusinessIndustrial #AerospaceDefense #SpaceTechnology


Live: ISRO PSLV-C53 With Singapore Satellites Takes Off

ISRO has announced the PSLV-C53/DS-EO mission on June 30, 2022. The launch is scheduled at 18:00 hours IST from the Second Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. The countdown of 25 hours leading to the launch started at 1700 hours IST on June 29, 2022. This launch will be carrying satellites from Singapore.
#ISRO #Sriharikota #Science #EngineeringTechnology #BusinessIndustrial


Beer made from recycled toilet water wins admirers in Singapore

NEWBrew is a collaboration between Singapore’s national water agency, PUB, and local craft brewery Brewerkz. The beer is part of an effort to educate Singaporeans on the importance of sustainable water use and recycling. The World Wildlife Fund estimates that 2.7 billion people find water scarce for at least one month a year.
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Stage set for PSLV-C53 launch with 3 satellites of Singapore on board

The stage is set for launch of the PSLV-C53/DS-EO mission at 6.02 pm from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, on Thursday. The 26-hour-long countdown for the launch commenced at 4.02pm on Wednesday. This is the second dedicated commercial mission of NewSpace India Ltd.
#NewSpaceIndiaLtd #PSLV #Singapore #Science #EngineeringTechnology #BusinessIndustrial

2 days ago

Countdown begins for ISRO's PSLV-C53 mission

The 25-hour countdown for the launch of the PSLV-C53 mission from here on Thursday has commenced. ISRO will be launching the second dedicated commercial mission of its commercial arm NewSpace India Limited. The three satellites are- DS-EO and NeuSAR- both belonging to Singapore and built by Starec Initiative, Republic of Korea. This is the 55th mission of PSLV.
#ISRO #PSLV #Singapore #Science #EngineeringTechnology #BusinessIndustrial

2 days ago

NCT 127 member Yuta tests positive for COVID-19; Will not partake in...

SM Entertainment confirmed Yuta tested positive for COVID on June 29, 2022. The news came ahead of NCT 127's Singapore concert. The singer has received three doses of vaccine and does not exhibit any symptoms. SM Entertainment asked for understanding over Yuta's absence from the concert as only eight members will perform on stage.
#Yuta #SMEntertainment #Concert #Singapore #ArtsEntertainment #MusicAudio

2 days ago

Taiwan’s 13Hill Taipei X à la maison perfectly blends tradition and modernity

13Hill Taipei X à la maison is a project that was initiated at the end of 2021. Owners Yen and Katia met in the kitchen of the renowned Michelin-star restaurant Andrè in Singapore. The husband and wife duo wanted to incorporate the fusion of Taiwanese tea and patisseries into Taiwan’s beverage market.
#Yen #Michelin #Taiwanese #Taiwan #ArtsEntertainment

3 days ago

This fabric can generate electricity from your movements to power wearables

Scientists at the Nanyang Technological University, (NTU) Singapore have developed a technology that can create a stretchable and waterproof fabric that can generate energy from your body movements. The researchers envision that this fabric can be used to charge small wearable electronic devices like digital watches and fitness bands.
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1 weeks ago

Singapore confirms first Monkeypox case after British flight attendant tests positive

Singapore has recorded the first confirmed case of monkeypox in the Southeast Asia region. The British man had travelled to and flown out of Singapore in mid-June. The man tested positive for the disease after having symptoms like skin rashes, headaches and fever. South Korea also reported two suspected cases of Monkeypox.
#Monkey #British #Singapore #Travel #AirTravel

1 weeks ago

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar says Agnipath scheme an 'opportunity for youth' to serve country

Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar backed the scheme and said that in comparison to other countries, India's new military recruitment scheme is much better than theirs. He cited the example of Switzerland and Singapore, where one to two years of military service is mandatory. He added that Agnipath is an opportunity for the youth dedicated to protecting the country.
#SriRaviShankar #India #PeopleSociety

1 weeks ago

CBI searches at Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot's brother's residence: Report

CBI searches Agrasen Gehlot's residence of Rajasthan chief minister's brother in Jodhpur. The investigation is linked to the export of Muriate of Potash or MoP, which is essential for plant growth and quality. Officials had earlier said the MoP was sold to companies in Malaysia and Singapore as industrial salt.
#AshokGehlot #CBI #Rajasthan #BusinessIndustrial

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