Daily Archives: 2015-10-16

Like to take food selfies? Electrolux needs your help

Last year, food wastage in Singapore amounted to 788,600 tonnes of food. And 77 per cent of Singaporeans contribute to this wastefulness. That was what a survey by electrical appliance company, Electrolux, found earlier this year. That’s a lot of waste. So, the company is doing something about it – with a six week campaign to raise awareness through three …

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Check out 1960s Singapore through the eyes of an American diplomat

George Porter never went anywhere without his camera. An American diplomat who served as the equivalent of a Public Affairs Officer at the American Embassy in Singapore from 1965 to 1970, he kept his camera with him as he went around Singapore, capturing images of daily life in the newly-independent country. “Everywhere he went was a photo expedition,” said his …

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