The Straits Times
The Straits Times is one of the region's oldest English-language daily newspapers. It is the flagship publication of the publicly-listed Singapore Press Holdings group.
First published on July 15, 1845, The Straits Times is the most widely read newspaper in Singapore. The Sunday Times, which is produced by the same team of journalists, has a circulation of 365,800 and a readership of 1.43 million.
The Straits Times strives to be an authoritative provider of news and views, with special focus on Singapore and the Asian region. It has nine bureaus in Asia and a worldwide network of other contributors.
Editor at large
Han Fook Kwang
The Straits Times Editor
Associate Editor (Digital)
Associate Editor (Life!)
Lim Chuan Huat
Peh Shing Huei
Associate Foreign Editor
Chua Mui Hoong
Associate Opinion Editor
Lee Su Shyan
1000 Toa Payoh North
Tel: (65) 6319-6319
Fax: (65) 6319-8282
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Local toll-free: 1-800-289-9988
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Why can't I find the Classifieds and Recruit sections online?
StraitsTimes.com does not carry these two sections. You may like to visit ST701 for jobs and online classifieds.
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(ii) via our Interactive Voice Response system at 6388 3838 (press 1 for English / Press 2 for Chinese, followed by Press 1 for Newspapers and Press 2 for Temporary stop of newspapers delivery)
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Where can I find old Straits Times stories?
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