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Are We On The COVID-19 Road To Recovery?

THE state of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is asynchronous. While some countries have kept numbers low to zero, others are seeing fresh waves of cases. The number of cases...

Helpful Hints From Those Who Are Building Businesses

STARTING a business is exciting. But maintaining the excitement and growing the business requires tenacity, smarts, connections and ingenuity, especially in challenging times. For the panellists in this WED WEB CHAT...
Ramli Sarip

Ramli Sarip Plays It Cool With New Album RASA

IT'S a tricky job straddling worlds. With one foot rooted in the world of rock music, Ramli Sarip has his other stepping into the Nusantara realm of Eastern mysticism, with...
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What Is Acceptable Behaviour Today? — WED WEB CHAT

AS WE have been knocked about by incessant changes — mostly as a consequence of our own actions — humanity finds itself constantly on the doorstep of change. In our...
PSLE

Examining The PSLE

ARE these the worst of times for children? It's certainly not the best of times, with the pandemic hampering their activities and forcing them to stay home. And for those...
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Who Will Take The Lead In Times Of Crisis?

PROGRESS is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. Every day, for the past several weeks and months, I’ve thought of these words from...

Game For A Sound Experience?

AS we settle in to a life in front of the computer, one of the challenges faced by those dealing with virtual engagements, is the difficulty to be heard...
unhappy nations

No Winner In This Competition

IT has not been the best of times for the world.  Tackling COVID-19 and its restrictions has, as expexted, raised a lot of challenging issues for governments and populations as they...
melisa teo

Trees Of Enlightenment

MELISA Teo's book of photographs, Les Arbres De Paris (The Trees Of Paris) is part seeking, part tribute and significantly enlightening. This Singaporean journalist turned photographer picked up the camera...
Pasir Panjang Hawker Centre

Singapore Hawkers Make The UNESCO List, What’s Next?

In this season of lists, Singapore must have done something nice to be gifted a place on one of UNESCO’s lists. Singapore’s hawker culture has found a spot on the...