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Mewsic performances in The Company of Cats

Did you know that Singapore has cat cafes? What's more, there are also regular mewsic gigs that are held at The Company of Cats (TCOC). A...

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Pawsome cat cafes you need to check out

Singaporeans love cats, no doubt about that. The cat café craze originated in Japan, and it didn’t take too long before Singapore started...

Leisure

Knowing your mobile plan options in Singapore

In a 2016 report from internet firm OpenSignal, Singapore was voted as having the fastest mobile data speeds in the world. The island’s...

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Hawker centres: The fabric holding together the culinary culture of Singapore

If you ask around, most Singaporeans will tell you that their favourite hobby is eating. There are a variety of cuisines available in...

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Singapore wants to make government data open to everyone

Singapore’s is facing a political challenge over how to democratise new technologies. “We are living amid an accelerating digital...

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Secular state, multi-religious society

Singapore is often seen as a secular state, because it has no state religion. However, the society is far from secular – there are ten...

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Getting around Singapore: All you need to know about the transport options in this city-state

Singapore is definitely one of the best-planned cities in Asia. It has a highly penetrative and reliable transport network – wherever you...

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Satnam Singh Bhamara: The first Indian who cracked the NBA

Representing India on foreign shores, Satnam Singh Bhamara is the first Indian to turn out in the elite US National Basketball Association...

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HDB changes rental rules for non-Malaysian work permit holders

Non-Malaysian work permit holders from the manufacturing sector are no longer allowed to rent a whole Housing Board flat as of January 1,...

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Singapore in top 10 most expensive cities: Index

Singapore has emerged as one of the top 10 most expensive cities to relocate to with a basic month living cost of US$2,148.45, according to...

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East Coast may offer 6,000 new HDB flats in Bayshore

Including 6,000 HDB flats, the Government is looking into creating a new Bayshore district. This would be a huge change for the...

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AXS new service to make life easier for condo residents

AXS new service will enable condominium residents to pay their management fees through the payment provider.

Housing

Your ultimate guide to house hunting in Singapore

Where to live in Singapore, Housing in Singapore

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Rainforests come to life at National Museum of Singapore's Glass Rotunda

Imagine entering a rainforest, where you are able to interact with your surroundings and animals living in the forests. Yes! That's possible...

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Singapore's growing popularity for college education

Singapore is one of the best destinations for overseas studies in South East Asia. Within the context of global competitiveness and...

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Weekend feast: Best cafes for breakfast and brunch in Singapore

Forget the regular tastes of eggs on toast. Add amazing flavours to your tastes on weekend. Enjoy late breakfast meals, brunches and not to...

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How to become a Singapore permanent resident?

Being a Permanent Resident (PR) does allow access to some facilities which the locals get like Public housing, health care and quality...

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IRAS slashes property taxes: Things you need to know

Housing and Development Board (HDB) flat owners will now pay no or lesser taxes, announces Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore(IRAS). One...

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Eat, Pray and live like an Indian in Singapore: where to find spices and more?

There are a large number of Indian stores in Singapore catering to food and religious requirements. Non-Indians too frequent these stores to...

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Selecting the right school in Singapore by Jonathan Carter

Selecting the right school in Singapore. It is a truth, not always acknowledged, that all schools, for-profit or otherwise, are in the...

Education

Live like Undivided family: How do you get your family to Singapore?

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At the crossroads – iPSLE or AEIS?

There are a number of factors that go into being placed in a Singapore school at secondary 1 level. Chief among them is the Primary School...

Education

Living in Singapore: HDB housing or condos?

When going for housing in Singapore, the choice between government housing and private condos depends exclusively on the budget at hand. The...

Housing

Tone up your mind, body and soul: Yoga to go for Singaporeans

Tackles chronic pain- Even if you are debilitated by osteoporosis, obesity, chronic arthritis or other forms of chronic pain or stiffness,...

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Singapore Tax Filing: Everything you want to know

Not only is it incredibly easy to file your income taxes here (literally one simple form), it is also surprisingly low. Your income is...

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