Singapore's flying high and sailing smooth

PHOTO: STRAITS TIMES GRAPHICS
PHOTO: STRAITS TIMES GRAPHICS

Insight looks at what Singapore is doing to stay ahead of the competition in the maritime and aviation sectors.

In 1969, Singapore began construction of a container terminal in Tanjong Pagar.

The first such facility in South-east Asia, the decision by the then-Port of Singapore Authority to build the terminal was seen as controversial at the time.

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