Archive | February, 2011

The middle class nightmare

The middle class nightmare

Posted on 09 February 2011

The government can do more to reduce the price of property in Singapore, alleviating the financial challenges faced by a large middle class. Fang Shihan

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No one can have the last word, not even Lee Kuan Yew

No one can have the last word, not even Lee Kuan Yew

Posted on 07 February 2011

Lest we forget, Lee’s words are not the last on the subject. They are the first. And so are mine. Belmont Lay

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Crowd control at Kuan Yim Temple

Crowd control at Kuan Yim Temple

Posted on 03 February 2011

“Hundreds and thousands” line up at Waterloo Street temple for CNY prayers by Fang Shihan

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Doing karung guni is big business

Doing karung guni is big business

Posted on 02 February 2011

Driven by the global hunger for scrap metal, the junkyards in Defu Industrial Estate have grown increasingly crowded over the years. And they say one man’s junk is another man’s treasure. Photo story by Ng Wai Mun

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Mandarin is not my mother tongue (part two)

Mandarin is not my mother tongue (part two)

Posted on 01 February 2011

Lim Teng Leong compares Hokkien with Mandarin and gives his verdict: Hokkien kicks butt.

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