Singapore’s year-round tropical climate is characterised by uniform temperature, high humidity and abundant rainfall. The 31ºC (88ºF) average temperature drops to around 24ºC (75ºF) in the evenings, making the city suitable to host conferences all year round.
The currency used in Singapore is the Singapore dollar (SGD) and there is no restriction on foreign exchange transactions in Singapore. Money changing services and Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) can be conveniently found at the Singapore Changi Airport, shopping centres and hotels around the island.
Multicultural and English-Speaking City
Singapore enjoys racial harmony and social cohesion, with a population of 5.6 million comprising 74% Chinese, 13% Malays, 9% Indians and 4% Eurasians and other ethnic groups.
English, Chinese, Malay, and Tamil are the four official languages spoken in Singapore, with English being the most commonly used language by business corporations, government institutions and locals. As an international tourist destination, Singapore has a fully-developed tourism industry, and this includes professional guides and translators fluent in a variety of foreign languages such as French, German, Japanese and Korean.
Pocket-friendly dining options for all
With its rich multicultural heritage, Singapore offers an eclectic blend of East meets West and serves up a true melting pot of flavours and foods. In addition to the diverse array of local cuisines on the menu – Chinese, Malay, Indian and Peranakan among others – Singapore offers a wide range of international cuisines and caters to special dietary requirements such as vegetarian, halal and kosher.
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For more information, please visit the VisitSingapore Official Site: https://www.visitsingapore.com/en/