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Population: 5.6 MILLION

Time zone: + GMT 8

CURRENCY: SINGAPORE DOLLARS, SGD ($)

Country code: +65

Language: ENGLISH

Peak travel period: JUNE – SEPTEMBER

Socket types: TYPES G – 230V 50HZ

Transport Card: EZLINK

Tap Water: SAFE TO DRINK

Essential Travel Phrases

Confirm plus chop – Yes I am very, very sure

Kiasu (Kyah-soo) – Afraid of Missing out

Tompang (Tohm-pung) – Hitch a Ride

Onz (On-z) – Yes, I can confirm

Shiok (She-oak) – Very Good

Can or not? – Can you do this?

Tapao – Take away/To Go

Makan – Let’s Eat

Bojio – Why am I not invited?

Siao – Crazy/Insane

Singapore
broken clouds
26.7 ° C
26.9 °
26.7 °
76 %
2.6kmh
75 %
Wed
29 °
Thu
29 °
Fri
30 °
Sat
30 °
Sun
30 °

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