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Looking for new banknotes for CNY? Here’s a list of where you can still find them

Online reservations may have closed for most banks here, but Business Insider has got you covered.

‘Weed out the minority’: Josephine Teo announces MOM crackdown on workplace discrimination with heavier punishments

After updates to the Fair Consideration Framework (FCF), employers found guilty of discrimination will be barred from hiring new foreign workers for up to 24 months.

PHOTOS: Here’s everything Jay Chou did in Singapore, including eat truffle fries, visit Raffles Hotel, and treat fans to drinks at a famous bar

From performing on atop a golden throne to taking a stroll at Raffles Hotel, here's what Mandopop superstar Jay Chou was up to in the sunny Republic.

Singapore women are earning 6% lesser than men, and its mostly because they have different jobs: MOM

However, the gender pay gap in Singapore is still lower than the latest available figures from countries such as the US, Canada, and China.

Singaporeans love CNY so much, they spent S$2.3 billion on it – that’s more than double the amount for 11.11 sales

Last year, Singaporeans spent an estimated S$2.3 billion over Chinese New Year.

Makeshift memorial of flowers, food at Lucky Plaza accident crash site

A week after fatal tragedy, maids continue to gather near Nutmeg Road for Sunday picnics.

Meet Parumleo and Viculus – the star and its orbiting planet with Singapore-inspired names

Look up, and you might see a star in the sky named after Singapore.

MOM plans to clamp down harder on hiring discrimination in 2020, Josephine Teo says

More information on the review of the Fair Consideration Framework will be disclosed in two weeks.