Tag: Singapore

  • Record Seizure of Pangolin Scales in Singapore

    April 03: More than 12.9 tonnes of pangolin scales, one of the world’s most endangered species, have been seized in Singapore. The scales, packed in 230 bags in a shipping […]

  • Overlapping Port Limit Claims Suspended by Singapore and Malaysia

    April 08: Singapore and Malaysia have both suspended their overlapping port limit claims, as part of measures to ease tensions between the two neighbors in a maritime dispute. The mutual suspension […]

  • Singapore To Increase Criminal Penalties for Not Meeting Low Sulfur Fuel Requirements From Next Year

    April 03: Singapore has a message for shipping companies considering cheating on rules starting next year to combat pollution to save a few dollars on their fuel bills: don’t. Captains […]

  • Singapore, Malaysia Agree to Jointly Suspend Overlapping Port Claims

    March 14: Singapore and Malaysia have agreed to jointly suspend overlapping port claims, saying this was vital to end a stand-off which has seen at least one collision in waters off Tuas […]

  • Singapore: Corruption Charges Laid After Bunker Clerk Attempts to Bribe Marine Surveyor

    Charges have been laid in Singapore after a bunker clerk attempted to bribe a Marine Surveyor to erroneously certify a short delivery. Lim Leong (林良) Friday was charged with one […]

  • Singapore launches Invincible

    Sends message to China. Singapore launches Invincible KIEL (Germany): Singapore’s acquisition of four new Type 218SG submarines, which offer more firepower and combat options, is a timely move as maritime […]

  • Drones for RMN

    Programme is a collaboration with the US. RMN to deploy UAS to tighten maritime security LUMUT: In the effort to raise its monitoring capability, the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) will […]

  • SIMBEX opens

    SIMBEX kicks off. India, Singapore 25th joint naval exercise on India and Singapore will hold the 25th joint naval exercise from November 10 to 21 in India to mark the […]

  • Singapore Navy boost

    High tech training solution. Singapore Navy Commissions New Vessels, Training Facility The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) has commissioned two littoral mission vessels RSS Justice and RSS Indomitable and opened a simulation center for […]

  • SEACAT underway

    SEACAT kicks off. US Navy leads regional maritime security exercise Lim Min Zhang SINGAPORE – Sailors and coast guards from the United States and eight Asian countries, including Singapore, are […]