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Daily Archives: 2017-09-19

Experience the Future of “Imminent Commons” in Seoul

Korea's first biennale dedicated to discussions on the topics of "cities" and "architecture" is being held in Seoul. Seoul Metropolitan Government and the Seoul Design Foundation announced that the First Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism (Seoul Biennale) will be held for two months, from September 2 to November 5, 2017, in areas around Seoul, including Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) and Donuimun Museum Village. Since …

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Good and bad ways using your CPF money

by ValuePenguin.sg Everyone has different opinion on whether CPF is a good thing or a bad thing. However, the answer to this question isn't that relevant for most people since making CPF contribution is an unchangeable fact of life, at least as for now. Rather, what is worth pondering on is how we can best use the fund that is …

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“Urgency for us to find our identity and voice again”

Below is a comment made on a post on The Online Citizen's Facebook page by Zam.  I was one of the attendees of the event on Saturday.  I am very clear with why I was there from the start. To stand for what I believe in - Democracy and Meritocracy. I have always believe in leadership that's far-sighted. The reason for …

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Is it advisable to buy a shoebox unit to rent out?

Shoebox Condominium units

Singaporeans love the property market. Some Singaporeans love it so much, they think owning a house is a magical cure to every financial issue. How to store your wealth? Buy a house. How to get passive income? Buy a shoebox to Rent out. How to deal with your kid getting less than straight A's, and not being a CEO who …

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The Cruelty of Fate: The Case of Nagaenthran Dharmalingam

By Guo Rendi The case of Nagaenthran a/l K Dharmalingam v Public Prosecutor is, in many ways, extraordinary among all convicted drug couriers in Singapore. Nagaenthran has been on quite a long path challenging his current fate of being a death-row inmate and ultimately, death itself with the assistance of a valiant criminal and human rights lawyer – Mr Eugene …

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