Perspectives

Noeleen Heyzer, highest ranking S'porean in the UN during her term, reflects on gender equality & Covid-19

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

October 17, 2021, 11:34 AM

S’pore CEO: The boards of S’pore companies need more women ASAP

Women occupy only 1.76 seats out of every 10 seats on the boards of Singapore’s top 100 companies.

October 16, 2021, 12:21 PM

Comment: Why are S'porean anti-vaxxers pretending they live in a different country?

It's time for anti-vaxxers to face the facts.

October 13, 2021, 01:59 PM

I was 35 weeks pregnant & unvaccinated when I got Covid-19 in S'pore. I nearly died with my baby.

I could not see or hold my daughter until I was discharged, over one and a half weeks later.

October 11, 2021, 10:27 AM

Comment: Should we still be worried about the number of new daily Covid-19 cases in S’pore?

The reporting of daily cases is not going to go away so soon.

October 10, 2021, 11:44 AM

How to start investing as an everyday person if I don’t know how to pick stocks & monitor the market

Here are some things to keep in mind.

October 10, 2021, 10:08 AM

Why S'pore rejected the central bank system when introducing the S'pore dollar in 1967

A decision that underlined Singapore's commitment to the values of thrift and industry.

October 09, 2021, 11:25 AM

Comment: Is there hope for the future of S’pore’s media industry?

New rules must allow for and encourage competition in the news business.

October 09, 2021, 11:21 AM

I adopted a military dog from Mindef in 2016. The first time we met he asked for belly rubs.

He was the last dog left because another family returned him. But he was the goodest boi.

October 07, 2021, 07:06 PM

FICA: What checks & balances are needed against powers being used inappropriately?

'What is necessary is that these powers be subject to robust safeguards in each case when they are invoked.'

October 04, 2021, 01:19 PM