US won Singapore’s HSR project design, China unlikely to win construction

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7.4 magnitude earthquake broke cooling system of Fukushima nuclear plant

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President Donald Trump: US will quit TPP on my first day in office

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Japan Shinzo Abe: Use our Shinkansen technology for KL-Singapore High Speed Rail

Following Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak's visit today, Japan Prime Minister Shizo Abe pitched Japan's advanced shinkansen technology to PM Najib Razak for the upcoming Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed...

Japan fix giant sinkhole in only a week

The Japanese city council fixed a giant sinkhole, measuring 30m (length) x 27m (wide) x 15 (depth), in a week - much to the surprise of both local Japanese...

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Epilogue

The past week has been heartening to read that many Singaporeans have expressed disappointment in the shut down of States Times Review. I have been...

STR to shut down

The States Times Review website has been blocked under false charges of "fake news" and "criminal defamation" laid by the Singapore dictatorship.   As such, the...

Law Minister K Shanmugam threatens 2 years jail for “Criminal Defamation”

Singapore's Law Minister K Shanmugam has gone to the local state media threatening that the articles published by States Times Review is "criminal defamation"....