[Worldkings] Top 200 breakthrough research works in the world (P. 46) Singapore scientists develop ultra-thin battery for smart contact lenses that can be charged with tears
(Worldkings.org) Singapore scientists develop ultra-thin battery for smart contact lenses that can be charged with human tears. This battery measures just a micrometer in thickness or as thin as a human cornea.
[Worldkings – Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Milestones during 76 years development of Singapore Airlines, the flag carrier of Singapore (1947)
(worldkings.org) Singapore Airlines is one of the world's leading airlines and has won numerous awards for its service and amenities. The airline's in-flight service is known for its excellence. Passengers in all classes are treated to a warm welcome and attentive service. The food is also excellent, with a wide variety of options to choose from.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Milestones marking Shein Group's 15-year journey to becoming the world's largest online retail fashion brand (2008)
(Worldkings.org) SHEIN Group is a global online fashion retailer headquartered in Singapore. With a unique business model, Shein quickly became the largest online retail fashion company in the world.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Impressive milestones in 11 years of development of Grab Holdings Inc., the leading ride-hailing and food delivery platform in Southeast Asia (2012)
(Worldkings.org) Grab began as a ride-hailing platform focused on Southeast Asia, and has since expanded to offer a range of services including food delivery, grocery delivery, mobile payments, and financial services.
[Worldkings] Top innovation events in the world (P. 144) The world’s first gelato made out of captured carbon debuts in Singapore
(Worldkings.org) Singaporeans will have a chance to try the world’s first gelato made from air at the restaurant Fico.
[Worldkings – Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Milestones during 144 years development of Singtel, Singapore’s largest telecommunications conglomerate (1879)
(worldkings.org) Singapore Telecommunications Limited, commonly known as Singtel, is a Singaporean telecommunications conglomerate and one of the four major telcos operating in the country.
[Worldkings] Top 100 innovation events in the world (P. 60) Singapore will deploy the 5G Robot projects to clean rivers, patrol the streets and build cars in 2023.
(Worldkings.org) Robots that patrol the streets, clean rivers and build cars are expected to be launched in 2023, after the government funds 5G projects in Singapore.
[Worldkings] Top 50 annual creative events in the world (P. 26) World Robot Olympaid (Singapore): A global robotics competition for young people
(Worldkings.org) World Robot Olympiad aims to bring together young people all over the world to develop their creativity and problem solving skills. That is demonstrated through challenging and educational robot competitions.
[WorldKings – World Almanac Event 2023] 51st anniversary of establishment of Singapore Airlines (January 28, 1972 – January 28, 2023)
(WorldKings.org) Singapore Airlines (SIA or SQ) is the flag carrier airline of Singapore, with its hub at Singapore Changi Airport.
[Worldkings] Top 50 Universities with Innovative Research (P. 12) Nanyang Technological University (Singapore): Successfully invented a cheap wind harvester to exploit energy
(Worldkings.org) Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a low-cost device that can harness energy from wind as gentle as a light breeze and store it as electricity.