Politics

S'pore to receive its first F-15 jet soon

Teh Joo Lin The Straits Times 30.05.2008
Singapore has ordered 24 F-15SGs, the latest variant of the all-weather, multi-role fighter. -- PHOTO: BOEING MEDIA.COM

SINGAPORE is expected to take delivery of its first F-15 Eagle fighter early next year, said a senior Boeing Company official on Friday.

HK Chief Executive Donald Tsang visits NEWater plant

Asha Popatlal Channel NewsAsia 17.05.2008
Donald Tsang

SINGAPORE : Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang - who is in Singapore on his first official visit - was briefed on the Republic's efforts to establish itself as a medical hub on Saturday.