Category Archives: Singapore expat

Soul-searching as symbol of 1970s Singapore faces demolition

Soul-searching as symbol of 1970s Singapore faces demolition The looming demolition of a horseshoe-shaped tower block that symbolised Singapore's growth from a port town to an affluent city-state has sparked … at the time it was the tallest residential building in Singapore, and became a model for high-rise living in the country and across cities … Continue reading

Higher grant, wider qualifying distance for homeowners living near parents

Higher grant, wider qualifying distance for homeowners living near parents SINGAPORE — Those looking to live near their parents or children will now be able to buy a resale flat within 4km of each other, rather than just 2km, under the Proximity Housing Grant scheme. This will allow applicants to choose from a wider pool … Continue reading

Car Sharing is the Way to Go for a Smart Nation

Car Sharing is the Way to Go for a Smart Nation Ideally, car sharing in Singapore can go hand-in-hand with other future mobility solutions and the Smart Nation initiative in Singapore, a national effort that supports better living using technology. Like the bicycle-sharing system already in place, this model will also require a smartphone app … Continue reading

Singapore Budget 2018: What you need to know

Singapore Budget 2018: What you need to know Enhanced Proximity Housing Grant (PHG): For singles living with parents/children, PHG will be raised from $10,000 to $15,000. For singles living near parents/children, a new $10,000 PHG will be introduced. The government will simplify the criteria for determining what is 'near', as currentlySee all stories on this … Continue reading

Expat Dating In Singapore

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Bike-sharing a hit with S'poreans

Bike-sharing a hit with S'poreans Singaporeans and others living here appear to have embraced bike-sharing, if figures from bike-sharing companies here are anything to go by. … Mr Tim Phang, general manager of oBike Singapore, said: “Commute on weekday evenings is at its highest peak, with ridership at three times higher …See all stories on this … Continue reading

Singapore Horse Racing: Fortune Bowl Sunday

Singapore Horse Racing: Fortune Bowl Sunday Within the Marquee, there will be a wide array of activities to tickle their every senses; from an elegant oriental fashion show, to a 'live' musical performance, to a traditional Chinese handicrafts corner – all while indulging in a delectable buffet spread of food and drinks speciallySee all stories … Continue reading

Winter Olympics won't be shown live in Singapore

Winter Olympics won't be shown live in Singapore Singaporeans who want to watch this month's Winter Olympics live on television are set to be left out in the cold. The Straits Times understands that Mediacorp has not agreed on a deal with Dentsu, which holds the exclusive broadcast rights for the Summer and Winter Olympics … Continue reading

Olympic athletes with Canadian ties make a global impact in Pyeongchang

Olympic athletes with Canadian ties make a global impact in Pyeongchang Chun credits some of her success to 10 months she spent training in Montreal as a teen; she is now living in Singapore, coaching a skater from Canada who is competing back in South Korea under the Singaporean flag. Goh still has some “bad … Continue reading

Barcelona-Getafe live: LaLiga Santander matchweek 23

Barcelona-Getafe live: LaLiga Santander matchweek 23 Follow Barcelona vs Getafe live online from LaLiga. Preview, build-up, live coverage and live score. Kick off 16:15 CET with AS English. Matt McGinn Seguir · Update: 12 February 2018 01:02h SGT. Barcelona vs Getafe live stream online. 90' Three minutes of added time. 89' Guaita rises well tSee … Continue reading