Lewis Mitchell

Bringing The Competitive Spirit To Asia

IT WAS not a big surprise that Singapore was selected to be home to the new Asian chapter of The San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC). It was however a...
Hamish Brown and Lena, Koh Samui

Mr Brown Swops Islands For A Better Life

AFTER a life of entertaining the masses on air and at shows in Singapore, radio personality and emcee Hamish Brown opted for a quieter life in Koh Samui. In this new...

Infrastructure Is Key In Going Electric

THE RECENTLY released Land Transport Master Plan 2040 gives a sense of government priorities and focus in terms of improving the land transport system in Singapore. With zero car growth...

A LEAF Into The Future

NISSAN is optimistic about the future of electric vehicles in Singapore. A Frost & Sullivan study conducted for the company in 2018 showed that despite the poor take up of...

Be More Human Than Ever

WHAT will the future be for the older worker who loses his job, but still needs to remain employed? The familiar vocations are being displaced by new-fangled technological jobs that...

What Is Singapore Literature’s Story?

AT A time when reading usually means gawking at ‘shareable content’ on social media, books seem to have taken a back seat. Or have they? In talking to authors and poets...

Sharing Views On Singapore Society

WHY DID bicycle sharing  fail in Singapore, when it has worked in other countries? How will car sharing affect the supporting industries like car parks? How will our education system produce creative...
Ricky Tay Vollkswagen

Brand Not Important In Sharing Economy

WHILE THERE is a lot of talk about electric vehicles and autonomous vehicles, not everybody wants to go down the electric vehicle route, says Ricky Tay, Managing Director, Volkswagen...
cpf vs epf

Why Does Malaysia’s EPF Pay A Better Return Than The CPF?

  MALAYSIA'S Employees Provident Fund (EPF) paid a 6.9% dividend for 2017 recently. That immediately refocused attention on the 2.5% that is typically doled out by the Singapore Central Provident Fund...
Jewel Changi Airport

Jewel – Orchard Road With A Waterfall

ORCHARD Road has a sparkling new competitor. The tired shopping street with all the major brands has already taken some battering in recent years as online and overseas shopping habits eat...