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Singapore Central Bank chief Ravi Menon’s term extended for two years

The term of Ravi Menon as the managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has been extended for two more years.

Personal Finance #Singapore

Atul Temurnikar: Making education smart and affordable

Atul Temurnikar Co-founder and Chairman of GIIS (Global Indian International School) is obsessed with giving Indians abroad the best...

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GIIS SMART Campus launch signals new wave of modern schooling

Global Indian International School (GIIS) in Singapore launched its flagship SMART Campus last week, combining 21st-century pedagogy with...

Education #Singapore

HDB tenancy period for non-Malaysian non-citizen residents expanded to two years in Singapore

Flat-owners in Singapore will be allowed to rent out their flats or bedrooms to non-Malaysian non-citizen residents for a maximum of two...

Housing #Singapore

Starhub offers SIM-only plan with "extra large" data bundles

New to Singapore and not decided on a telco yet. You could go with StarHub's trio of unique SIM-only plans with extra-large data bundles,...

Others #Singapore

New Orchard heritage trail presents lesser-known stories of the precinct

The National Heritage Board’s 18th heritage trail brings together stories from the community to uncover the lesser-known sides to Orchard.

Leisure #Singapore

Cultivating a love for learning: GIIS Primary Programme

The Primary Programme at Global Indian International School (GIIS) focuses on planting the seed of love for learning in young children.

Education #Singapore

25 years of SIA-NOL scholarship: Economic and Social Contribution to Singapore, India and beyond

What do Monk Sri Nithya Turiyananda Swami, Professor Naresh Agarwal, Strategist Nitin Pai, Mountaineer John Gomes and CEO of Hotstar Ajit...

Education NRI Stories #Singapore

The colours of Singapore's ethnic enclaves: Kampong Glam

In this series, we bring you through the colourful ethnic enclaves of Singapore, starting with Kampong Glam.

Others #Singapore

GIIS launches digitally-advanced SMART Campus pioneering educational technology

Global Indian International School (GIIS) in Singapore has been pioneering new trails in education through innovative applications of...

Education #Singapore

Safety goes hi-tech at new GIIS SMART Campus

Staple of science fiction stories, facial recognition, is in place in the new GIIS SMART Campus to keep its 3,500 students safe and secure.

Education #Singapore

GIIS Smart Campus uses NBA-style sports technology to help players improve performance

Global Indian International School (GIIS) will be offering an NBA-level technology in its SMART Campus at Punggol, to help students improve...

Education #Singapore

Virtual classrooms are here to revolutionalise learning

Here's a peek into the future of education at Singapore-based Global Indian International School (GIIS).

Education #Singapore

The future of education is smart – and here’s what it looks like

Classrooms with four-walls, a whiteboard and a long list of textbooks – all these will go. Traditional schools will become a thing of the...

Education #Singapore

Relocating to the Singapore Marina Bay Area

The Marina Bay area of Singapore is a super-modern part of the city. The land was only reclaimed in the 1970s, and since then, the...

Housing

Catch a sneak peek of IKEA’s ‘au naturel’ April collections in Singapore

Swedish furniture and interior decoration firm IKEA is launching new collections and products this April in Singapore.

Leisure #Singapore

In Pics: Singapore Khalsa Association invites all to Vesakhi Mela 2018

The Singapore Khalsa Association (SKA) has a busy year ahead, with the Baisakhi celebrations in April highlighting the way Sikh culture has...

Leisure #Singapore

In quest for the perfect Christmas tree in Singapore

When the festive season is around the corner, aside from looking forward to all the gifting and feasting, comes the quest to find the...

Leisure #Singapore

Singapore real estate market: Common mistakes that first-time investors should avoid

The growth of the city-state’s economy has gone hand-in-hand with the development of the property market, and there are many cases of...

Housing #Singapore

Renting properties in Singapore? Tips for freshly minted NRIs

Irrespective of whether you’re an NRI, new to Singapore, or just looking for a better place after the completion of your lease, here are...

Housing

6 essential transport apps that make getting around Singapore a breeze

Singapore's comprehensive transport system is convenient and comfortable, but what's uncomfortable is the scorching hot sun as you wait at...

Others #Singapore

An ultimate guide to hair salons in Singapore

Thinking of getting a new haircut or highlights? Or just want to indulge in some pampering at a hair spa? We’ve got you the one-stop...

Leisure

How to get up to SGD300 off your new Macbook Pro for school

Apple machines are costly, but do you know they actually offer educational pricing for students and teachers? Do take full advantage of the...

Education

NUS Business School launches new specialisation courses in entrepreneurship from upcoming academic year

The National University of Singapore Business School’s Master of Business Administration (NUS MBA) programme will be launching a new...

Education #Singapore

5 SG government apps that will make your life easier

The Singapore government has been very aggressive in pushing the Smart Nation agenda - numerous mobile apps have been released by the...

Others #Singapore