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Video: Singapore, Philippines to raise bilateral collaborations to next level: Vivian Balakrishnan

Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan has said that Singapore and the Philippines are exploring ways to raise bilateral collaborations to the next level. Speaking to local state-owned firms during his visit to the Philippines, Dr Balakrishnan said he is excited by the Philippines' vision of New Clark City and is glad to see how Singapore has contributed to it. CNA's Philippines correspondent Buena Bernal reports from Clark.

Video: MAS sets aside S$35m to develop sustainable finance specialists

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has set aside S$35 million to support those looking to pick up skills in sustainable finance. The suite of courses in this field will be expanded. This is to upgrade the country's financial services sector to meet growing demand in the region. A study co-commissioned by MAS revealed that more than 50,000 professionals will have sustainability-related tasks added to their job scope. Sabrina Ng reports.

Video: Great privilege to work with PM Lee: Shanmugam

Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has paid a touching tribute to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong for his contributions to Singapore. Speaking at a dinner hosted by the Singapore Police Force, Mr Shanmugam said it has been a great privilege to work with such a brilliant and wonderful person.

Video: Chinese Vice President Meets Slovenian FM

Chinese Vice President Han Zheng met visiting Tanja Fajon, deputy prime minister and foreign minister of Slovenia on Wednesday in Beijing, with both sides pledging deeper cooperation. https://www.cctvplus.com/news/20240417/8372840.shtml#!language=1 Welcome to subscribe us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NewsContent.CCTVPLUS Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTV_Plus LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/cctv-news-content Video on Demand: www.cctvplus.com If you are in demand of this video footage, please contact with our business development team via email: service@cctvplus.com

Video: FWAs: Labour movement urges employers to make fundamental shift in HR practices

The labour movement says a fundamental shift in human resource practices, like those to evaluate staff performance and determine bonuses, is needed so that employers can utilise flexible work arrangements (FWAs) more effectively. One key suggestion is to appraise staff based on output rather than their hours worked, as all firms must have a system in place to process FWA requests from December. Richa Mathew reports.

Video: Singapore to register first 4 ammonia dual-fuel bulk carriers around 2026

Singapore is set to register its first four bulk carriers that use ammonia as marine fuel around 2026. The ships will be among the first in the world to set sail with this alternative fuel, which will still use some amount of diesel to burn. The global maritime industry has set net-zero targets for 2050. Alxis Thng reports.

Video: As missiles fly above, settler violence surges in the West Bank | The Take

While Palestinians in the Occupied West Bank watched Iranian missiles flying overhead en route to Israeli targets, they also had to contend with another fire on the ground. Armed Israeli settlers stormed Palestinian villages on Saturday night. The attacks are part of a wider escalation of violence Palestinians in the West Bank have faced since October 7. In this episode:  - Nida’ Ibrahim, Al Jazeera Correspondent - Hamdah Salhut, Al Jazeera Correspondent Episode credits: This episode was produced by Sarí el-Khalili and Fahrinisa Campana with our host Malika Bilal. Zaina Badr, Catherine Nouhan, and Manahil Naveed fact-checked this episode. Our sound designer is Alex Roldan. Our lead of audience development and engagement is Aya Elmileik and Adam Abou-Gad is our engagement producer. Alexandra Locke is The Take’s executive producer. Ney Alvarez is Al Jazeera's head of audio.

Video: Iran’s Raisi reiterates warnings as Israel mulls response to air attack

Iran's president says his country's forces are ready to face any threat. Ebrahim Raisi says any further move by Israel will be met with another attack by Iran. He made the comments during national army day. Al Jazeera’s Dorsa Jabbari reports from the capital, Tehran. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ Check out our Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/aljazeeraenglish/ Download AJE Mobile App: https://aje.io/AJEMobile #Iran #IranArmyDay #IranianPresident #Israel #Iran #IranAttacksIsrael #OperationTruePromise #IranianDrones #IranDroneAttacks #TelAviv #Tehran #IranIsraelTension #IranRevolutionaryGuard #IranArmy #IranSupremeLeader #DroneWarefare #EbrahimRaisi

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