Evening Update: Today's headlines from The Straits Times on May 18

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Evening Update: Today's headlines from The Straits Times on May 18

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Evening Update: Today's headlines from The Straits Times on May 18

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The data was purportedly stolen from the National Registration Department.READ MORE HEREEntertainment lawyer Samuel Seow struck off for abusing employeesThe Court of Three Judges said his conduct demonstrated a character defect rendering him unfit to be a member of the legal profession.

White supremacist terrorism on fertile ground in the United StatesWhite supremacism, once on the margins, is now edging into the mainstream, analysts say.First chairman of Speak Mandarin Campaign optimistic about future of mother tonguesFormer politician Ow Chin Hock was given daunting task to replace all Chinese dialects with Mandarin.

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UPDATE 1-Buffett's Berkshire buys Citigroup and several other stocks, slashes VerizonBerkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it added new investments in Citigroup Inc and several other companies in the first quarter, as Warren Buffett's conglomerate took advantage of volatile stock markets to invest $51.1 billion that had largely been sitting in cash. In a regulatory filing describing its U.S.-listed equity investments as of March 31, Berkshire reported new stakes in Ally Financial Inc, chemicals and specialty materials company Celanese Corp, insurance holding company Markel Corp, drug distributor McKesson Corp and Paramount Global, formerly known as ViacomCBS.

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Singapore fencers win men’s foil team title, ending SEA Games campaign with best showing of 6 goldsHANOI — Singapore’s fencers added one more team title at 31st SEA Games on Wednesday (May 18), bringing their campaign to a close with a total of six golds.

Data of 22.(Adds new investments throughout, Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger comments from Berkshire annual meeting, byline) By Jonathan Stempel May 16 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it added new investments in Citigroup Inc and several other companies in the first quarter, as Warren Buffett's conglomerate took advantage of volatile stock markets to invest $51.Indonesian preacher denied entry into S'pore due to his extremist teachings: MHA He and six travel companions arrived at Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal on Monday from Batam.International air travel may return to pre-pandemic levels by 2023, a year earlier than forecast Singapore is leading the region in terms of recovery from border closures, says Iata chief Willie Walsh.

5 million Malaysians born 1940-2004 allegedly being sold for US$10k The data was purportedly stolen from the National Registration Department. READ MORE HERE Entertainment lawyer Samuel Seow struck off for abusing employees The Court of Three Judges said his conduct demonstrated a character defect rendering him unfit to be a member of the legal profession. In a regulatory filing describing its U. White supremacist terrorism on fertile ground in the United States White supremacism, once on the margins, is now edging into the mainstream, analysts say.5 detected in Singapore on May 15. First chairman of Speak Mandarin Campaign optimistic about future of mother tongues Former politician Ow Chin Hock was given daunting task to replace all Chinese dialects with Mandarin.-listed equity investments as of March 31, Berkshire reported new stakes in Ally Financial Inc, chemicals and specialty materials company Celanese Corp, insurance holding company Markel Corp, drug distributor McKesson Corp and Paramount Global, formerly known as ViacomCBS. Netflix lays off 150 staff in cutback after subscriber loss The streaming giant lost around 200,000 subscriptions in the first three months of 2022. Burger & Lobster at Jewel Changi Airport suspended after 17 people fall ill They had gastroenteritis after consuming food prepared by the restaurant between May 7 and 15.

Spanish Cabinet approves paid 'menstrual leave' The bill entitles workers experiencing period pain to as much time off as they need.3 billion stake in Verizon Communications Inc that it had amassed in late 2020. READ MORE HERE 'I didn't want anyone to be injured': Boy, 14, alerts neighbours in Bedok North fire When he realised the flat below his was on fire, Ping Peng ran from door to door to warn his neighbours to get out. Retelling the life story of Kwa Geok Choo The Toy Factory Productions play opens at the Victoria Theatre on July 8. . Buffett's company ended March with $106.