Press Releases

Apr 21, 2015 12:14 SGT SG50 Singapore’s popular jazz artistes will perform at NParks’ second instalment of the SG50 Concert Series in the Park

Apr 15, 2015 15:18 SGT SG50 Exhibition, to have been held at the National Day period, brought forward to honour Mr Lee and recognise his achievements.

Apr 09, 2015 16:22 SGT SG50 Come 1 July, the public can look forward to downloading five uniquely Singaporean games for free on Google Play and iOS App Stores. Developed by local game developers to celebrate SG50, the mobile games give players a chance to learn more about Singapore’s history, culture and iconic personalities in an interactive way.

Apr 08, 2015 13:36 SGT SG50 2015 marks Singapore’s 50th year of independence. To mark this major milestone in the nation’s journey, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today launched a series of three commemorative coins.

Apr 02, 2015 12:54 SGT SG50 With the continued support of the Singapore Tourism Board, the second instalment of the World Street Food Congress will be held from 8th -12th April 2015 at the open field opposite Parco Bugis. In line with commemorating Singapore’s 50th birthday, the National Heritage Board will be launching the SG50 Deliciously Singaporean exhibition at the World Street Food Congress 2015 on 8th April 2015.

PwC Singapore pays tribute to Mr. Lee Kuan Yew

Mar 23, 2015 19:02 SGT PwC Singapore PwC Singapore pays tribute to Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, the Founding Father of modern Singapore.

 SG50 Public Holiday on 7 August 2015

Mar 14, 2015 14:30 SGT SG50 As Singapore marks 50 years of independence this year, the President has declared 7 August 2015 (Friday) a public holiday. This will make for an extended Jubilee Weekend over the 7 to 10 August period so as to enable all Singaporeans to participate in commemorating this special milestone in our nation’s history. For more information, please download the pdf below.

Mar 09, 2015 16:06 SGT SG50 NParks will hold the first of six concerts in the SG50 Concert Series in the Park at Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park on 14 March. The concert will feature performances by local talents including Kit Chan, Olivia Ong, Jack and Rai, Suhaimi Yusof and Matthew and The Mandarins. The concert is also held in conjunction with SG Heart Map @ Park.

Feb 13, 2015 00:00 SGT SG50 Inspired by the many endearing stories contributed to SG Heart Map, seven artists across Singapore’s different creative and arts communities have stepped forward to partner the public in co-creating immersive and poignant works of art for the SG Heart Map.

Feb 09, 2015 19:21 SGT SG50 Come Sunday, 1 March 2015 evening, Orchard Road from ION Orchard to Ngee Ann City will be closed for everyone to enjoy a special Chingay SG50 Night Fiesta, which will be a national mega street party for everyone ‐ all Singaporeans and friends of Singapore from overseas ‐ to celebrate SG50 and to express love and good wishes to Singapore.