LOCATION: Southeastern Asia, islands between Malaysia and Indonesia
POPULATION: 4,608,167 (July 2008 est.)
SIZE: 692.7 sq km
LANGUAGE: Malay, Mandarin, English, Hokkien, Cantonese, Teochew, Tamil, and other Chinese dialects
MAJOR INDUSTRIES: oil drilling equipment, petroleum refining, rubber processing and rubber products, processed food and beverages, ship repair, offshore platform construction, life sciences, entrepot trade, electronics, chemicals, financial services.
WHY STUDY IN SINGAPORE?
Singapore expresses the essence of today’s New Asia: a vibrant, multi-cultural, cosmopolitan, sophisticated city-state where tradition and modernity, East and West, meet and mingle most agreeably and harmoniously.
Singapore is a global city where talents gather to share innovative ideas, start new businesses, and engage in exciting career opportunities. Singapore is a nation built by immigrants and it still welcomes all who are keen to play a part in its exciting economic development.