Why not spend a little time after the Congress to discover what Singapore has to offer.
Short on time? These options are all walking distance from the Marina Bay Sands hotel.
To find out more on what to do or see in Singapore, visit YOUR SINGAPORE for great tips on Shopping, what to do with the family and where to eat.
BEFORE YOU ARRIVE
Getting to Singapore
Singapore’s Changi Airport is one of the busiest and best connected in the world, handling over 100 airlines flying to some 300 cities. Emirates is offering 10% reduction on flights, complete your registration to gain access to the booking code.
The fastest way to get around the island is on the MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) train system, while the comprehensive bus network is both convenient and economical. Meanwhile, taking a taxi is a comfortable way to get to more out of the way. Information on how to arrive at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention is available under “VENUE”.
Singapore is known for its hot and humid weather, with little variation throughout the year. The average daytime temperature is 31ºC (88ºF), dropping to around 24ºC (75ºF) in the evenings. Also plan for brief showers during this period.
English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil are the four official languages in Singapore. English is widely spoken throughout Singapore and is the main language used in business and commerce.
Singapore Standard Time is GMT +8 hours.
Police: 999 (local toll-free number) Ambulance/Fire Brigade: 995 (local toll-free number)