Who Will Feed Singapore?

BEING small has its challenges. It sometimes means having to make decisions that will result in depending on others for crucial support.  Singapore’s leaders have long bemoaned Singapore’s vulnerability on...
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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...
Benedikt Böhm

Less But Better

WHAT does mountaineering have in common with business? “A lot,” according to Benedikt Böhm, a successful brand manager and one of the world’s most famous speed mountaineers. Reduction to essentials,...
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Doggone Escapades

WOOF! Sometimes animals are magical.  It’s once said that the difference between humans and animals is that we’re capable of sinning. The latter simply eat when they are hungry 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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Connecting With The Sound Of The ’70s

PLAYING the role of a living celebrity on the big screen is not the easiest thing to do. More so if that celebrity is also the director of the...
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A Weekend Of Sporting Heroics

IT turned out to be an eventful weekend of sporting activity to take the mind away from the dreariness of an ongoing pandemic and the start of another week...
One United People

Look Beyond Colour

AN extract from my essay, Look Beyond Colour, for One United People, a book on racial harmony. Arriving on many boats, for a new life together For a nation that gained...
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Cuisine Adventurers: PasirPanjangBoy

PRIVATE dining chefs PasirPanjangBoy — Tinoq Russell Goh and Dylan Chan —will be teaming up with Executive Chef Kawano Masahiko of Rêve to bring a fusion of flavours to...