Excellent url links to latest property cooling measures

After the 7th (or 10th? or 11th?) rounds of cooling measures, most people will be at a complete loss or need a PHd to figure out buying and selling a property in Singapore. Check the following links out which provide

Atrocious and Deteriorating Driving Habits

Here is just  a small sample of letters in Singapore on this topics….And the Government is doing very little in arresting this situation despite collecting humongous amount of taxes and revenue from the drivers!!!   Let’s drive with more etiquette

When you suspect your telephone, broadband or mobile network is down, who do you check?

There have been quite a few outages in the last few years, so the following info may come in handy. Call their hotlines (which you likely to get through when there is a outage): Singtel: 1688, http://info.singtel.com/faq-contact-us M1: 1627, http://web1.m1.com.sg/M1/myaccount/hotlines/index.html

A year of rude awakenings (2013)

Source: Straits Times, Dec 29, 2013 By Chua Mui Hoong, Opinion Editor If there is one word to sum up Singapore’s experience this year, it would be Vulnerability. 2013 is the year the People’s Action Party lost whatever it might


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One of my all-time favourites, the electronic version can be found here.

Do You Know our old road/place names?

大马路 is North Bridge Road 二马路 is Victoria Street 三马路 is Queen Street 四马路 is Waterloo Street 五马路 is Bencoolen Street 六马路 is Princep Street 七马路 is Selegie Road View Larger Map   A-Z List Of Alternative Chinese Street Names

What Is Truly Unique to Singapore (Uniquely Singapore)?

“If one measures it in our uniquely Singapore ways, like dignity is measured by how much one’s income, and education is measured by how many straight As, then we are very successful.” Prior to year 2010, the tagline for the

Tan Soo Khoon and The “Seven Wonders” of Singapore

“I was born in a generation where every cent counts, so I believe we should spend our money wisely, and not on frivolities. Sometimes, I think our present Cabinet spends money on frivolities, and staging the F1 is my “favourite”

Famous Quotes From Philp Yeo

PHILIP YEO, THE STRAIGHT SHOOTER TOP CIVIL SERVANT AND THINKER [Editor’s Notes: Why I created a section for Philip Yeo? It is something interesting about Philip Yeo. Despite being a prestigious scholarship holder, he is more like a maverick and