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Daily Archives: 2013-04-01

Singapore joins Sex Workers of ASEAN Art Exhibition in Bangkok

Press Release On the 2nd of April 2013, from 3 to 5pm at the Bangkok Art & Culture Centre, Singapore will be joining a group of sex worker organizations from ASEAN for the launch of an art exhibition that seeks to highlight the stigma and discrimination that sex workers around the world face. This network of sex worker organizations was …

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Workfair Singapore – Review Implications of SMRT Strike

By Terry Xu Workfair Singapore released a press statement on the release of the four migrant Chinese bus drivers, Gao Yueqiang, Liu Xianging, Wang Xianjie and He Junling. The four were convicted in court on for participating in an illegal strike in November 2012, the first labour strike after 26 years since the last in 1986 . All of the …

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Gedung Kuning and NOT Rumah Bendahara

By Hidayah Amin The Official Name is Gedung Kuning and NOT Rumah Bendahara I am the author of Gedung Kuning: Memories of a Malay Childhood and The Mango Tree books. My family owned and stayed in Gedung Kuning (Yellow Mansion) in Kampong Glam from 1912 to 1999 until the government acquired it under the Land Acquisition Act. Mamanda restaurant currently operates at Gedung Kuning. Recently, …

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