Monthly Archives: July 2012

Overzealous parents

Primary One registration is underway, yet again. And once more, we see the typical ‘kiasu’ Singaporean families who will insist on sending their kids to the top schools. Senior Writer Sandra Davie, in her article in The Straits Times, urged … Continue reading

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Starting pay concerns: University versus Polyechnic graduates

According to the Ministry of Manpower, the starting salaries for university and polytechnic graduates hit a new high in 2011. Although this all seems good for everyone, I think it is a more pressing concern for university graduates to be … Continue reading

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Mobile phones the way forward. But still we are moving backwards.

It’s all about smartphones now. First mobile phones could only make calls and send text messages. Now our portable communication devices are able to surf the web, connect on social networking sites, act as an mp3 player, video player, and … Continue reading

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Goodman Arts Centre has a new sibling

Singapore takes its next step in promoting its brand equity culturally when the Goodman Arts Centre located at mountbatten will be joined by the brand new Aliwal Arts Centre. The National Arts Council is currently inviting arts groups and artists … Continue reading

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