Daily Archives: 2015-09-29

$5 chicken rice at food court – too expensive?

Letter to The Online Citizen: I spotted this chicken rice stall in the Kopitiam food court in Greenridge Shopping Centre which sells chicken rice for $5.00. How unaffordable, how unbelievably expensive this plate of chicken rice is! Yet, this is one of the few options left in that Kopitiam food court, as many other stalls are empty, too. I care …

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Are TPP negotiations finally coming to an end?

After five-and-a-half years of negotiations, the end to talks on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) might finally be in sight. Both speakers at a talk organised by the Asian Trade Centre on Monday felt that all parties would finally reach an agreement over the far-reaching trade deal by the end of the week despite protests from activists in relation to health, …

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