WatchBox founders

Open Your Drawers For The Watch Men

THE HOBBY of watch collecting has grown stale. There must be millions of watches lying in drawers, when they could be keeping the hobby ticking along nicely. While a few...
Audi A1 Sportback

Audi A1 Sportback — Small With Creature Comforts

IF SMALL is your thing, for whatever reason you harbour, you'll like what the Audi A1 Sportback represents. Here's the ongoing interpretation of the brand to demure proportions, but not...
Audi TT

End Of The Road For The Zippy Audi TT?

TALK among Audi leadership is that this could be the last version of the Audi TT. The TT has always been an indulgent model for the brand. It was a...
Blackpink

Blackpink…Fade To Black

I didn’t know what to make of Blackpink’s Light Up The Sky Netflix flick. Being classically trained in music, I see eye-to-eye with the late Pavarotti, or Yo-Yo Ma… you...
Sahar Hashemi

Challenges Facing New Entrepreneurs

SAHAR Hashemi OBE was visiting New York when she chanced upon a coffee shop that served a great cup of coffee. She wanted that back home in the UK but...
white and brown rice

Mixed Grains And Mixed Messages — NDR 2017

TO THE detached observer, this year's National Day Rally (NDR) Message seemed less prime ministerial than usual. In 2015 and 2016, the NDR messages by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong broached...

Hassles And Scrambles Of Flying

TRAVELLING right now is like stubbing your toe, it hurts like hell, but what can you do. It is a big decision to travel. You have to weigh the health...

Sambal Udang (Prawns in Spicy Paste) – Whip It UP!

Sambal Udang  (Prawns in Spicy Paste) Cooking Malay dishes need not be labourious. A homemade sambal and fresh prawns are what’s needed to whip up a tasty meal on busy working...
bitcoin

Demystifying Bitcoin And Its Intentions

IT CAN be hard to wrap your head around the spectacular rise in value of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple. The emergence of cryptocurrency can be partly attributed to...

Start-Up Fever

THE FUTURE is uncertain. But we still have to eat. Two companies related to the food and beverage business have taken on the incumbents to develop business models that they hope...