Category Archives: Singapore expat

Thank you, Mumbai! Cheering crowds spur marathoners to put their best foot forward

Thank you, Mumbai! Cheering crowds spur marathoners to put their best foot forward Michael Westphalen, a 45-year-old Swiss national living in Singapore, made his Mumbai debut in the half marathon. His marathon journey has taken him across the globe to cities like New York, Boston, Berlin, Hamburg and Zurich. He termed it a “well-organized event” … Continue reading

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rv residences Rent RV RESIDENCES at 467 RIVER VALLEY ROAD, 3 bedroom, 1216 sqft, $5500, Singapore (Property 1311730)See all stories on this topic Cyprus presidential polls, aircraft preview for Singapore airshow, and other news in pictures A conservative veteran is taking on a left-leaning independent in Cyprus' presidential runoff amid questions whether an agreement reunifying … Continue reading

Singapore loses sparkle; isn't all that exciting afterall, claims Time Out City Life Index 2018

Singapore loses sparkle; isn't all that exciting afterall, claims Time Out City Life Index 2018 Singapore, the country with 5.6m population and one of the most glamorous places to host thrilling Formula 1 race is now ranked as one of the least exciting cities among others from all around the world. Time Out's City Life … Continue reading

Transfer news live: Final Day! Aubameyang, Dzeko, Giroud…

Transfer news live: Final Day! Aubameyang, Dzeko, Giroud… Follow the latest transfer news and rumours as the January window is about to close: LaLiga, the Premier League, Serie A, Ligue 1 and elsewhere in Europe. As.com Update: 31 January 2018 23:51h SGT. Update content. Join us for live transfer news: with the January window poised … Continue reading

Survey ranks S'pore among least exciting cities

Survey ranks S'pore among least exciting cities “The city-state of Singapore was the worst rated city we surveyed for culture, and the worst for drinking apart from Dubai,” said the survey, which polled 235 residents in Singapore. Among the respondents from Singapore, 66 per cent said they enjoy living in the country — a lower … Continue reading

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On Facebook Escalating rents are often cited as the root of the high cost of living in Singapore. Should the Government introduce rent-control to tackle this? Will it help? Land bidding is one of the biggest issues to ultimate living cost in the long term. This must first be controlled in order for any and … Continue reading

Myanmar: Singapore doctors flown in to help Yangon hospital's first kidney transplant on child

Myanmar: Singapore doctors flown in to help Yangon hospital's first kidney transplant on child Singapore's National University Hospital is also known for research and excellence in the field of kidney transplants. Two years ago, they carried out the first living paired kidney exchange transplant. It involves matching incompatible living donors with compatible recipients across two … Continue reading

Secret life as a social escort in Singapore

Secret life as a social escort in Singapore Within the past year, Rebecca* has developed crushes on a lawyer, a cafe owner, and a freelance writer. They shared interests and talked about “normal things” like feeling miserable after watching La La Land and discovering that a particular nasi lemak restaurant which initially seemed overpriced .See all … Continue reading

Working wife also entitled to alimony: Court

Working wife also entitled to alimony: Court New Delhi: In a significant order, a husband's plea against an order of paying Rs 1.40 lakh maintenance to his estranged wife has been dismissed by a court on the ground that it is the duty of the husband to maintain his wife and it has to be … Continue reading

Singapore: Cat museum forced to shut doors; rescued felines to turn homeless soon?

Singapore: Cat museum forced to shut doors; rescued felines to turn homeless soon? Visitors can play and interact with the cats living there and also learn more about them. Interestingly, the cats have unique names like Channing Tatum, Angelina Jolie, Benedict Cumberbatch, etc. Cat-lovers are also welcome to adopt cats from the shelter. Several Singapore … Continue reading