Archive | February, 2011

Is HDB a good investment? Part 2

Is HDB a good investment? Part 2

Posted on 28 February 2011

“Your HDB flat is a good investment because it will appreciate over time.” Bullshit or not? Find out in Part 2 of this 2 part episode with Wilfred Ling and Fang Shihan.

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Low birth rate? Don’t discriminate against children from single parent families

Low birth rate? Don’t discriminate against children from single parent families

Posted on 28 February 2011

Wong can sing, can dance, and can tell you to make more babies. Fang Shihan

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Conversations with Tom Plate – transcript of snippets

Conversations with Tom Plate – transcript of snippets

Posted on 27 February 2011

The full answers from the questions we asked.

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“When will Lee…..”

“When will Lee…..”

Posted on 27 February 2011

New Nation asks Tom Plate why the old men of Malaysia and Singapore don’t want to step down.

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North Korea’s cinema of dreams

North Korea’s cinema of dreams

Posted on 22 February 2011

A documentary by local filmmakers Lynn Lee and James Leong on a North Korean film school, which is on the forefront of a massive propaganda machinery.

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It’s okay to skip lecture…sometimes

It’s okay to skip lecture…sometimes

Posted on 22 February 2011

Charles Darwin was never a hardworking student. But he did one thing right: he pursued his passion. Chua Yini

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Jackpot revenues drive a budget of nice gestures

Jackpot revenues drive a budget of nice gestures

Posted on 18 February 2011

Fortune God comes to town bearing gifts for all, Singaporeans stop frowning and feel enthralled. Fang Shihan

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Is HDB a good investment?

Is HDB a good investment?

Posted on 18 February 2011

“Your HDB flat is a good investment because it will appreciate over time.” Bullshit or not? Find out in Part 1 of this 2 part episode with Wilfred Ling and Fang Shihan

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Spotted in parliament

Spotted in parliament

Posted on 18 February 2011

Now, we know all those numbers in the Budget speech are boring, but…

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No income, no insurance

No income, no insurance

Posted on 14 February 2011

Housewives are underinsured because it is difficult to quantify their income. Hosted by Fang Shihan

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Love of the unromantic kind

Love of the unromantic kind

Posted on 14 February 2011

Roses and chocolates are cliché. Let Valentine’s Day be a good opportunity to reflect on our friendships instead. Rachel Teng

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China’s social media copycats find ways around censors

China’s social media copycats find ways around censors

Posted on 13 February 2011

The next time you post online, spare a thought for the 500 staff at Renren whose sole job it is to censor the mainland’s homegrown social networking site. Lana Lam for the South China Morning Post

Results of writing contest (round two)

Results of writing contest (round two)

Posted on 12 February 2011

And the winner is…

Beware the Octopus

Beware the Octopus

Posted on 10 February 2011

Is Singapore education too dependent on Internet technology? Kwan Jin Yao

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