Singapore Kindness Movement launches Awkward Ah Seng videos as part of 2014 campaign
The Singapore Kindness Movement has launched a series of videos starring a character named Awkward Ah Seng as part of its 2014 campaign to encourage kindness and graciousness.
Too young to die, too old to worry
Last weekend, singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen planned to celebrate his 80th birthday with a cigarette. He had announced last year that he would resume smoking when he turned 80. "It's the right age to recommence," he explained.
Reducing the pain of health-care costs
Hefty health-care costs have become a global concern, including in Singapore. Worldwide, countries struggle to contain them. Patients and families, too, are concerned.
Broker's Take: CIMB upgrades recommendation, target price on Far East Hospitality Trust
CIMB Research has raised its recommendation and target price for Far East Hospitality Trust (FEHT), after the trust announced its joint venture with Far East Organization Centre to develop a new S$443.8 million hotel in Sentosa, Singapore.
Seven SBS bus services to skip stops due to road closures for ST Run at the Hub
Singapore - Seven SBS Transit bus services will skip eight stops along Nicoll Highway, Rhu Cross, Stadium Boulevard and Stadium Walk on Sept 28 between 5am and 9.30am. This is due to road closures for the Straits Times Run at the Hub.
StanChart hires Rajan Raju as head of retail clients in Singapore
STANDARD Chartered on Tuesday said it has hired Rajan Raju as head of retail clients, Singapore. The appointment is effective on Sept 25, 2014.
Regrets of a grandson
On many nights, after my two daughters go to bed and I have some room in my head to string together coherent thoughts, I rewind the day's events and ponder my mistakes as a father.
Rising musician Jose Franch-Ballester adds Spanish sound to The Philharmonic Winds orchestra
Home-grown wind orchestra The Philharmonic Winds introduce a Spanish flavour into their upcoming concert, The Frozen Cathedral, with a collaboration with rising Spanish clarinettist Jose Franch-Ballester.