Skip to 0 minutes and 0 secondsWell as many of you know Singapore is located in Southeast Asia. It is an island country. Its area is about 720 square kilometers. It is a city country with a population of 5.6 million and the GDP per capita is very high, it's about 93 thousand US dollars in 2018. So that's the third highest in the world. Singapore has one government, that is the central government. It is a multi- racial, multi-language society so English, Malay, Mandarin and Tamil are four official languages. But the standard medium for teaching is English. So you may want to take a look at the link here for the YouTube video clip

Country video: Singapore

In this video, we introduce Singapore as a country.

Singapore is an island country, located in south-east Asia. It has an area of 720 square kilometres, and a population of 5.6 million (2016 estimate). The GDP per capita is £93,678, the 3rd largest in the world (2018 estimate).

Singapore is a city-state country, one government, multi-racial and multi-language society. Although English is the medium of instruction for all schools, four languages are officially spoken: Malay, Mandarin, Tamil and English.

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