The Straits Times was launched on July 15, 1845. Its comprehensive coverage of world news, East and Southeast Asian news, home, sports, financial news and lifestyle updates makes it Singapore most-read newspaper. Quality news, in-depth analyses, impactful commentaries and breaking stories are packaged to give readers riveting accounts of events in Singapore, the region, and beyond. Its key strength is in its world class coverage of news outside Singapore. With 11 bureaus in major cities around the world, its correspondents bring world news to readers on a Singapore platter helping them appreciate world events from a Singaporean perspective. It carries a weekly tabloid edition called The Computer Times with all the latest in IT.