Singapore is a country island situated in the Southeast Asian and formed by 63 Islands, to the South of Malaysia. Its capital, the city of Singapore is a city-state con only 707,1 km², is the smallest country in Southeast Asia and one of the smallest in the world. Singapore it is one of the major […]
Singapore is a country island situated in the Southeast Asian and formed by 63 Islands, to the South of Malaysia. Its capital, the city of Singapore is a city-state con only 707,1 km², is the smallest country in Southeast Asia and one of the smallest in the world.
Singapore it is one of the major global cities and one of the hubs of the world, trade also has the third largest financial center and the second port moving more goods in the world. Its globalized and diversified economy depends especially on trade and the manufacturing sector. In terms of purchasing power, Singapore is the third country with the highest income per capita in the world, in addition to being among the first countries international lists of education, health and economic competitiveness.
Its population, some five million inhabitants, is very diverse: around two million are foreign-born and natives, 75% are Chinese and the rest minorities of Malays, Indians and Eurasians. This diversity has its reflection in the four languages official of the country: the English, the Chinese, the Malay and the tamil, as well as in the political Government that promote the multiculturalism.
Most demanded professions
Those sectors more demanded and with more future are them Services maritime and aerial, the sale to the by greater besides be a country magnificent for do business. Although it is a small country, is notable for its powerful electronics manufacturing, for example undertakes to manufacture more than 50% of hard drives that are exported to the rest of the world. In addition there are many opportunities for Professional with qualifications and experience.
Makes half year was very easy get a Visa labor, but currently it legislation is has become more complex. You have a high salary provides you with access to this visa, if you contract with a good company, you will also be much easier.
Advantages of living in a country so small and at the same time as multicultural
It is a free, safe city with a high life quality. In addition, stands on a different continent and that makes that you can adapt to new cultures. It is a place of great growth and is working great. Of course, enlist the help of an acquaintance much will make things easier you when you start your new life in Singapore.
Essential tourist places
Little India. One of the most characteristic of Singapore districts: the smell of incense and spices, clothes from colors, architecture and shops are some of the things that make it so special.
Merlion Park. In this park, under the skyscrapers of the Bay and next to the sea, is where the most famous Merlion statue; the symbol of Singapore. Merlion is the image that is designed in 1964 to identify it with the Ministry of tourism.
Singapore means “city of the lion”.
There is the death penalty and, surprisingly, also exists and applies the penalty of flogging.
If by something be it known to Singapore in the world is by the amount of fines that imposes. Such is this fame, who sold souvenirs for tourists describing all bans. Also, it is forbidden to consume gum.
The more the world’s highest cascade artificial is located in Singapore and is 30 meters tall. It is located in the Park of the birds in Jurong.
There are them cat cafes, cafes full of cats for them people that not can have pets, that pass a while next to them while you tomas a coffee by a price of some $13 it time.
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