Monthly Archives: February 2009

Bad omen?

In a rare incident, Singapore’s longstanding icon, the original Merlion statue at the mouth of the Singapore River has been struck by lightning. Channel NewsAsia

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Singapore is in free-fall. Nick Brooke, Hong Kong-based Professional Property Services (Business 24/7)

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“It wasn’t me”

I went through the Singapore education system, studied Chinese as my mother tongue, and I would never put my own country in a state of shame. Kelly Poon, Sigapore singer, denying that she had said, “’There are no Chinese idioms in Singapore” on a Taiwanese variety show

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