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Customs and Traditions of Singapore

Customs and Traditions of Singapore

Religion According to Countryaah, approximately 42% of the country’s population professes Buddhism, 15% – Islam, 14% – Christianity. Among the educated stratum of the country, many consider themselves atheists. Surrounded by two Muslim countries, Malaysia and Indonesia, Singapore has absorbed the customs and traditions of many countries around the world. Tourist behavior rules When vacationing in Singapore, it is important to know the basic rules of behavior for a tourist in the country and try to adhere to them in…

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History of Singapore

History of Singapore

In February 1819 Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles signed an agreement with one of the Malay princes on the establishment by the East India Company of a trading post in Singapore. The island remained a British colony until 1959. From 1963 to 1965 Singapore is part of the Federation of Malaysia, and since August 9, 1965. becomes a sovereign republic. According to ebizdir, the island of Singapore, only 42 km long and 23 km wide, lies at the southern tip of…

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