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Singapore was founded by the british to be used as a trading port and stop-over for their ships.
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Where is Singapore?

Singapore, also known as the Republic of Singapore, is located in Southeast Asia. It is an island state at the southern tip of the Malaysia Peninsula. It is one of the few remaining city-states in the world and the smallest country in Southeast Asia. It is a country of approximately 4 million peop (MORE)

What is Singapore?

Singapore is a safe country.Other country thicks Singapore is smalland cant do anythings but we build up tall buildings as fast ascould . Even Sentosa has opened new shops and places that we canplay.

What is the capital of Singapore?

Singapore's capital city is Singapore (the entire country is the city-state itself). The city of Singapore is the capital of the Republic of Singapore.

Why Singapore was governed?

Singapore has an great harbor, and was thusly controlled by Great Britain. Because it was a major British military installation, the Japanese had to take it.

What is the meaning of Singapore?

The name "Singapore" is actually derived from the Malay word "Singapura", which literally means "Lion City". Legend states that Sang Nila Utama, a prince from Palembang, founded ancient Singapore and named it "Singapura" after he spotted an animal that resembled a lion. Recent studies, though, ha (MORE)

Why did Singapore fall in the fall of Singapore?

The British had been overconfident that the Japanese would attack from the sea and thus pointed the naval defenses towards the sea. They even described Singapore as an "impregnable fortress". Moreover, the weapons that the British had were far weaker than those of the Japanese. The British found it (MORE)

Singapore is in what country?

Actually, Singapore itself is a country. Hard to believe right? its so small but very safe :) im from Singapore too. Kid, you don't believe me? ask your teachers and parents.

What hemisphere is Singapore in?

Singapore is in the Northern hemisphere. But only just- Singapore's latitude is 1 o 17', or 137 km (85 mi) north of the Equator.

What timezone is Singapore in?

Singapore is 8 hours ahead of UTC, meaning that to get the time in Singapore add 8 hours to the time in London (Greenwich Mean Time).

How big is Singapore?

It is very small and cannot be seen on the world map but it isabout 274.1 sq miles (710 km squared)

Is Singapore in Nigeria?

No, Nigeria is a small village in Singapore. HaHa..both the question and the answer is trying to be funny. Nigeria is no where near Singapore.

What is the Singapore Spirit?

The Spirit of Singapore. Kiasu and Kiasi.. Also known as rude, crude, socially impolite, mannerless, third world people, and slobs

What seasons does Singapore have?

\n. \n'Summer all year round.' was the previous answer but, what we like to say here, is that we have two: The sunny season and the rainy season! It depends when you, come and it rains quite a lot some times but, other wise it sunny, sunny, sunny!

Why is Singapore called this?

Singapore came from the original Malay name of Singapura. Singapura, literally translates to 'Lion City', name given by a prince from Temasek who claims to have seen a lion when he first landed on the island, some hundred years ago.

Why is Singapore named Singapore?

It was rumored that the prince of a civilization in Jakarta came to Singapore to seek to expand his area of governance. When he first landed on this island, he saw a huge creature which resembles a lion. Hence, he named the island "Singapura", which in Malay translates into "Lion City". Singapore (MORE)

What can you do when you are in Singapore?

Go shopping, ride the Singapore Flyers, watch movies and tourists like to go to Sentosa. If you like animals, you have to go to the zoo. Then, there's the Bird Park.

Is Singapore in Vietnam?

No it is not. SINGAPORE · Complete Name: Republic of Singapore · Native Name: Singapora, Xinjiapo, Singapur, Singapore · ISO-Code: SGP · Capital: Singapore VIETNAM · Complete Name: Socialist Republic of Vietnam · Native Name: Việt Nam · ISO-Code: VNM · Capital: Hà (MORE)

Maplestory- How do you get out of Singapore?

The only known way out of Singapore (CBD Area) is through the same way you went in, through the Airport. The ticket can be costly, (20,000 Mesos) for new players, so it is not recommended for those of a low level, and those who have low funding.

What is the singapores personality?

"Young, open minded Asian, but with conservative values, self-supporting, interested in technology, embarrassed about a colourful past, decisive, non-smoker, seeks Foreign love, doesn't play games."

Population density of Singapore Singapore?

With a population of about 4,987,600 people excluding tourist in a small area of 710.2 km2 it is known to be the third most densely populated country. It's really not that crammed as long as you know where are the crowded places to avoid. Or else just keep walking along with everyone else.

How did the Battle of Singapore impact Singapore?

It showed that Singapore is not invincible. The Natives view the British as weak and unworthy to lord over them. As a result, natives see that the British are not capable of governing their colonies. Hence, the idea of separation is brought about.

Is there a mayor in Singapore?

Nope. Singapore follows a unitary system of Governance where the Central Government(i.e. the Legislature/Executive/Judiciary) is the only layer of government. The 'Mayor'(s) of Singapore is the leader of the Community Development Council(CDC) without any major legislative/executive functions.

Does Singapore have earthquakes?

Never. Singapore hasn't really experienced natural disasters before. Except for Waterspouts, but they're quite rare and nobody have been injured in those before.

Why is Singapore?

Singapore is just like the United States. If Singapore crash, the entire South-East Asia will be in turmoil.

What about the Singapore?

Singapore is good............ do you want to go to the universal studios...... many things can buy there....... do you want to go to the Singapore city......... it is good there too.....

Are there beaches in Singapore?

Yes. The ones at East Coast Park and Sentosa are the most popular. Pasir Ris Park and Changi Beach aren't quite as nice as the first two locations.

How does the Singapore president contribute to Singapore?

The President of Singapore generally holds limited power. He is in charge of maintaining foreign relations with other countries. Other than that, the President also acts as a safeguard because he has the ability to veto the use of government reserves in Singapore. In addition, he control appoi (MORE)

What is capital in Singapore?

Some people say that Singapore does not have a capital. Many people disagree. I am one of them. I have studied geograhy since I was three years old, and I can tell you, Singapore does indeed have a capital. It is Singapore. Yes, you heard me. The capital of Singapore is Singapore . I know this soun (MORE)

Is there bratz in Singapore?

yep, in toysrus singapore. they just arrived after what seemed like eternity, in this year 2011. they have limited lines though, i only saw masquerade,platinum shimmerz and on the mic hair extensions. hope they will get more :D

What is the capiltal of Singapore?

ITS BEDOK! no i am kidding, it is singapore, cos we are a super tiny country so everything is all singapore ( the country name, the capital, the state, city, blablabla) P.s why the 'e' not capital letters? it feels lonely D:

Is there Disney in Singapore?

No, there is not. The closest Disney Parks to Singapore are in Tokyo and Hong Kong. The Disney Company has also begun building a new park in Beijing.

What are facts about Singapore?

Here are some facts about Singapore: 1.Located in South East Asia. 2.One of the developed economies of Asia. 3.Most preferred destination from tourist point of view. 4.Most preferred destination from business point of view. 5.Large number of population is English speaking.

Why Singapore named as Singapore?

that will be because of sang nila utama , he called the island singapura as in the island he first saw a singa (lion) . Singa means Lion.pura means city. AND because we have good harbour our famous icon is the merlion. Mer means sea, so its sea lion.

Where is hasbro in Singapore?

Hasbro currently doesn't have a shop in Singapore but Hasbro merchandise is sold at Toys'r'us and some gift shops. Hope that helps! :)

Is Singapore overpopulated?

yes singapore is over populated it is one of the most overpopulated countries in the world .... thank you for reading this.. faith alcindor add me on facebook ... also add my cute cousin sheyann octave :P

What is interesting about Singapore?

Shopping all along Orchard Street, Bugis, China Town at night. Red Distrik such as Geylang. See the Merlion, visit Universal Studio at Sentosa Island.

How can you enter Singapore?

To enter Singapore, you may need to have visa first. For information on visas, see related link. Singapore is a very well connected country. As such, you would be able to access it by air, sea or land. By Land: Singapore's only land-link is to Malaysia, so you may enter via one of the two bri (MORE)