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News Singapore » Health: Singapore puts down 27-year-old polar bear born in tropics

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/news/world/singapore-puts-27-year-old-polar-bear-born-tropics-article-1.3953558
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E, File) Wildlife Reserves Singapore, which manages most zoos in the country, said Inuka was in discomfort and pain, and the zoo decided not to revive the bear after it had been anesthetized for a thorough health check. Inuka was born ...

News Singapore » Health: First polar bear born in the tropics dies at 27 in Singapore zoo

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-polarbear/first-polar-bear-born-in-the-tropics-dies-at-27-in-singapore-zoo-idUSKBN1HW0FS?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore on Wednesday mourned the death of the first polar bear born and bred in the tropical island city, put down by wildlife authorities after a five-year battle with health difficulties stemming from old age. Inuka, a 27-year-old ...

News Singapore » Health: Singapore broker arranges first Crypto Currency Storage Insurance

News channel or source: http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/singapore-broker-arranges-first-crypto-currency-storage-insurance-1022468221
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

SINGAPORE, April 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance Market ... to protect people's wealth and health, says Insurance Market CTO Nelius Strydom. Insurance Market was in the news last month when it announced that it will act as sponsor and lead of a ...

News Singapore » Health: First Tropical Polar Bear Dies Aged 27 in Singapore Zoo

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/world/first-tropical-polar-bear-dies-aged-27-in-singapore-zoo/ar-AAwkrJb
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Having outlived the average wild polar bear lifespan by 10 years, it is little surprise that time finally caught up to one of Singapore’s most famous residents. Following a health examination, the zoo said, “We have jointly made the difficult but ...

News Singapore » Health: World's only polar bear born in the tropics gets put down in Singapore

News channel or source: http://www.khq.com/story/38038957/worlds-only-polar-bear-born-in-the-tropics-gets-put-down-in-singapore
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Wildlife Reserves Singapore, which manages most zoos in the country, said Inuka was in discomfort and pain, and the zoo decided not to revive the bear after it had been anesthetized for a thorough health check. Inuka was born in December 1990. He was ...

News Singapore » Health: Singapore Launches Enhanced Technical Co-Operation And Training Package For IMO And Its Member States

News channel or source: https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/singapore-launches-enhanced-technical-co-operation-and-training-package-for-imo-and-its-member-states/
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Singapore has launched an enhanced 5-year technical co-operation ... Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health, as well as senior officials from MOT and MPA. Mr Lim will also be speaking at the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Conference entitled ...

News Singapore » Health: Young generation highlighted for upcoming World Day for Safety, Health at Work

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-04/27/c_137139626.htm
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

Vision Zero was launched at the World Congress on Safety and Health at Work in Singapore last September. According to ISSA, through regional launches for Asia, Europe, Eurasia, Africa and soon America, it has so far mobilized the support of more than 1,500 ...

News Singapore » Health: 2 Singapore patients infected by listeria bacteria strain similar to Australia outbreak: MOH

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/health/2-singapore-patients-found-to-be-infected-by-listeria-bacteria-strain-similar-to
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

SINGAPORE - Two people in Singapore were infected by a listeria bacteria strain similar to a patient in the deadly outbreak in Australia this year, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said on Monday (April 16). The ministry said in a statement that its National ...

News Singapore » Health: Singapore euthanizes 27-year-old polar bear born in tropics

News channel or source: http://www.krqe.com/news/national/singapore-euthanizes-27-year-old-polar-bear-born-in-tropics/1141742825
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

In recent months, his health had been on a steady decline ... Some left cards and messages wishing for a speedy recovery. Inuka was Singapore's only remaining polar bear — and is likely to be its last. The zoo has said it will not keep any more polar ...

News Singapore » Health: First polar bear born in tropics dies in Singapore

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/04/25/First-polar-bear-born-in-tropics-dies-in-Singapore/7941524663071/
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Inuka had dealt with various health problems including arthritis ... an official of zoo operator Singapore Wildlife Reserves, said. "The greater kindness would be to relieve him from prolonged suffering," Cheng said. Inuka, meaning "foreboding strength ...