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Goals And Safety Nets

IT’S a challenge for footballers in Singapore to continue a professional relationship with the sport.  Some become coaches and others offer support in other administrative functions, but most find themselves...
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Luxury Should Be Exquisite Not Exclusive

THE usual descriptions we have been levelling at the high-end consumer market have become part of the luxe lexicon, but they are not necessarily words those in the industry...
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Roll Through Life Like A Stone

WE should wish future generations to live the life of a rolling stone. The recent passing of Charlie Watts, longtime drummer for The Rolling Stones, underscores the value of living...
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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...
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Singapore Through The Lens

THE discussion on Singapore's image offered snapshots of Singapore as it could be projected. Photographers Russel Wong, Bryan van der Beek and Darren Soh, and filmmaker Grace Song spoke about...
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Plan Your Estate Well — WED WEB CHAT

AS Singapore's Pioneer generation heads into its twilight years, the legacy this group of nation builders leaves behind will comprise the building blocks of the country as well as...
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Hopeful That People Will Change For The Better

FROM poor social etiquette to staying inclusive and exploitation, the issues raised at the WED WEB CHAT — What Is Acceptable Behaviour Today? — explored society in a state...
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Finding The Rainbow In The Storm

WHY would you open a business during a pandemic? While most people hope to wait out the storm, others seek out the rainbows. Not content to sit back and...
Simone Biles

Record Gold Leaps

159 centimetres. That’s the estimated global average height of an adult woman.  This is in sharp contrast to the lauded Olympics 2020 artistic gymnast Simone Biles who stands at 142cm. According...
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Singapore Football Needs The Right Leaders

ONE of the recurring points of concern with local football seems to be who will helm the sport at a national level. The announcement to raise the level of football...