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Published since 1958, the Singapore American newspaper is one of the most professional and widely-read association newspapers in Singapore. More than a community paper, SAN covers a wide variety of topics and is a monthly guide for events, happenings and current affairs in Singapore. The newspaper is written by the community, for the community.

If you're a writer and interested in contributing to SAN, please review our writer's guidelines which gives basic newspaper information and contact the editor at the address below.

Also, we have quarterly writer's meetings open to everyone. This is where potential and current writers come together to discuss and construct upcoming issues. Please contact the editor to find out when the next meeting will be held. 

We welcome feedback. Please e-mail your comments to the Editor or the Publishing Editor.

If you are interested in promoting your business to our readers, please advertise with us.


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May 2017


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August 2016


September 2016




October 2016

November 2016

December 2016



For 2012-2016 issues, please see our archives page.


History of the Singapore American

The Singapore American newspaper has a long and rich history of publication, with the inaugural issue printed in 1958. Click on the image below to read about the newspaper's history.


  1. History of Singapore American newspaper


The Cover Story

The cover of Singapore American Newspaper got a facelift in March 2015, something that's only happened a handful of times since the paper's inception in 1958. Find out more about why we changed and the history of the front page here.




SAN in Hand

Send us a photo of yourself, family or friends with a copy of the Singapore American.  A winner will be chosen each month and your picture may appear in the pages of SAN! Send your pictures to the Editor.


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