What's Next: November 24, 2015

US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks with members of the traveling press during his stop in Abu Dhabi on Nov 23, 2015.
US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks with members of the traveling press during his stop in Abu Dhabi on Nov 23, 2015. PHOTO: AFP

Kerry in Israel and Palestinian territory

US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Israel and the Palestinian territory today, for the first time in more than a year, to push for an end to a recent spate of violence that has left at least 15 Israelis and 80 Palestinians dead. US officials said Mr Kerry would travel to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Ramallah for talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.


Report sheds light on cybercrime

One in five Singaporeans is a victim of cybercrime and every one of these victims has lost nearly 20 hours as a result of these cybercrime activities. This is among the findings that Norton by Symantec will release today from the Norton Cybersecurity Insights Report, which sheds light on the truths of online crime and the personal effect it has on consumers.


Modi to address India-S'pore convention

In conjunction with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first official visit to Singapore, International Enterprise (IE) Singapore and the Ministry of Trade and Industry are organising today the India-Singapore Economic Convention, at which Mr Modi will give a special address. Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry) S. Iswaran and IE Singapore chief executive officer Teo Eng Cheong will also be speaking at the convention.

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