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The land of the promise is a center of great commercial interest
The name of Singapore, the island located on the southern edge of the MALAYSIAN peninsula, is linked to the English colonization of ASIA (LION CITY in Sanskrit SINGHA-PURA). Residuited mainly by the Chinese, financially developed and traded by trade unionists, SINGAPORE in 1965 became an independent state after being detached from the rest of Malaysia.
National language the Malay, but official 4: Malay, Chinese, Tamil and English. Malians and Pakistanis are Muslims, European Christians, Chinese Buddhists or Confucians ¾. Indian Hindus. It brings together branches of the largest international banks. Its economy is based on foreign investment, it has achieved industrialization, processing of imported raw materials and great technological development.
640 th. 2,800,000 inhabitants
The island was inhabited by Malay fishermen. In 1820, the British General Sir RAFFLS on behalf of the East India Company promoted commercial development.
The shape of the city is complex. The central point is the English character while the Chinese model is felt in many parts of the city.
There are markets everywhere. In these markets one can find one of the richest to the most peculiar species, such as snakes, frogs, big lizards, turtles, bats, many of which are alive before they are ready.
It has a harbor that has experienced a great bloom (2nd on the move in the world) a wonderful road network, a MRT underground and is linked by rail with BBK via Malaysia. The New Year's Day of the Chinese (around February) with fireworks, the streets that are flooded, and the people adorned with the most brilliant ornaments. The Indians have their own "Ta Pusham" feast where their officers walk through the fires.
SINGAPORE airlines are considered the best airline in the world. The hostesses are up to 25 years old (after retirement), they have organized stop-overs packages, ie somebody goes somewhere else with a stopover in SINGAPORE there is a ready program that includes airport transfers and invitations for free entry for dozens of activities safari) and a shocking attraction.
The trademark Marina Bay Sands, based on 3 swimming pools and its deck-like roof, has a generous pool that cost $ 5.5 billion. Night Safari in a huge park that hosts hundreds of animals, 40 'drive on simulations of areas of the earth.
African savanna, tropical forests, huge park hosts hundreds of animals.