5 hidden cost of SG cars that first-timers would not hear from their dealers

Singapore cars are, if I may say, bloody expensive. For comparison’s sake, let’ look at two similar cars in Singapore and Malaysia: a 1.5...

10 quotes from Jack Ma (net worth of $19B) interpreted for Singapore and Malaysia...

The world is peppered with success stories of western tech-changers like Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs. However, closer to home, we have...

5 things you probably don’t know about serving NS in Singapore Police Force

How many of you actually have friends who serve their NS in the SPF? If your friends are dominantly Chinese, it is very rare...

8 top reasons why Singaporeans go to Malaysia regularly

To Singaporeans, going to Malaysia is much like a Jurong-er going to Tampines—the journey is going to take less than one hour (should the...

How bus rides in Singapore used to be like during the 1990s

It’s 2014: when a bus comes, everyone rushes towards it and squeezes into the packed air-conditioned bus. They tap their EZ-link without even looking...

Is Singapore slowly becoming a Strawberry-Generation society?

A twenty-one--year-old is scolded by his boss for making a minor mistake. He goes back home, cries and tells his parents about this. He...

How Singapore culture has made us disrespect people in uniform

I once heard that in the US and Taiwan, soldiers are very respected by the civilians. I don’t know how true that is, though.Nevertheless,...

The reason why when there’s a fire, Singaporeans would sit down and wait for...

There's always a joke: When there's a fire, Singaporeans would sit down and wait for instructions. Before I enlisted in the army, I was told...

How primary school life was like for Singaporeans born in the 1980s

Born before 1990? Or wondering how life was like more than ten years ago? Here are more things for you to reminisce after reading...

6 things we used to do to kill time in the 1990s

Nowadays, when you're free, you'll log in to Facebook to view your friends' profile, play Candy Crush or read your friends' Tweets. How about...