Tag: sentosa

News of Sentosa Merlion demolition gets 90 million views on Weibo

The demolition of the Sentosa Merlion drew 90 million views on Weibo, China's Twitter-like service, as it was an emotional event for many Chinese netizens. It also prompted more than 8,200 comments by Monday afternoon, reports the South China Morning Post. Sentosa Development Corporation announced on Friday that...

Investment in Autonomous Cars – a Race to Regulation

Roughly 90 organisations and individuals in the United States have submitted public comments on a proposed regulation to ease the rules for self-driving vehicles. Among them are General Motors and Alphabet’s Waymo and they are encouraging federal safety regulators to update laws that would...

China president says Singapore’s Sentosa is in the same league as Greece’s Acropolis and Egypt’s Luxor Temple

Beijing, China – Chinese President Xi Jinping, speaking at the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations (CDAC), placed Singapore’s Sentosa alongside World Heritage sites like the Luxor Temple in Egypt and The Acropolis of Greece. Delivering his keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the...

Tourism experts deliver bold, innovative ideas to MTI to elevate Singapore tourism and eye the Greater Southern Waterfront and Pulau Brani as locations

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) has some impressive intentions to elevate Singapore's tourism sector. At a tourism industry event on Wednesday, October 17, tourism specialists gave their recommendations to the MTI on how Singapore can distinguish itself from competing nations' tourism offers. The...

Siloso Beach: Police ask group to delete pictures

The police had to step in and ask a group of men to stop taking photographs of young girls at Siloso Beach, Sentosa, during the Chinese New Year holidays. What was supposed to be a great day turned out to be an unpleasant outing...