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Ungracious? Singaporeans have been ranked the 4th kindest travellers in Apac

While Singaporeans try to be as accommodating as possible on a flight, there are also certain kinds of passengers who get on their nerves, including drunks and seat-kickers.

Singapore just dethroned the US as the world’s most competitive economy – here’s what put it at #1

The report ranked Singapore third place in the world for government efficiency, behind Hong Kong and UAE.

There were more than 30,000 flights between Singapore and KL in one year – and 15 of the 20 busiest international routes are in APAC

It is also one of the world’s shortest routes - with a flight time of just over an hour.

Facebook wants to teach people how to live in a digital world with a new programme launched in Singapore

Facebook said it aims for the programme to "train" 1 million people in the Asia Pacific region by 2020.

Holidaymakers from Asia Pacific are searching for snow, according to a resort chain

Snow-loving holidaymakers are on the rise in Asia Pacific, according to Club Med.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with New Zealand Foreign Minister Winston Peters in Beijing, May 25, 2018.

New Zealand and China are butting heads over Beijing’s growing influence

Past New Zealand governments have courted China, but the current leadership in Wellington is echoing its Western partners and calling Beijing out for throwing its weight around in the Asia-Pacific region.

Asia shares mostly higher, US crude powers past $70

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A Chinese Naval guided missile destroyer docks at the Ngong Shuen Chau Naval Base in Hong Kong.

Western countries reportedly want to use cash and soft power to fend off Chinese influence in the Pacific

Western countries and their allies in Asia are increasingly concerned about China's growing influence, and they now reportedly have a plan to counter it.