Current Affairs Category

September 28, 2016

Go-Ahead or Go-Stan

I was happy when the news first came out that Go Ahead, the UK transport company has won the tender to take over from SBS Transit, the routes for the Pasir…

July 20, 2016

Another Gym bites the Dust

When news first came out that California Fitness had closed all its outlets in Hong Kong and Beijing, I expected Singapore to follow suit. And true enough, the California Fitness…

July 3, 2016

More ado over Parking Charges

Just last week the HDB and URA announced increases in car parking charges for public car parks effective from December this year. Expectantly there was an immediate public outcry on…

June 14, 2016

No more Green Corridor, just Rail Corridor

When the announcement came out about the “upgrading” of the Green Corridor, nature lovers were not too enthusiastic about the changes so much so that they set up a site…

June 2, 2016

Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Zoo and wildlife parks have been in the news recently and none of it good. At the Cincinnati Zoo in the US, zookeepers shot dead a gorilla after a toddler fell into…

May 11, 2016

The New Way of Doing Business

Facebook do not sells book or for that matter create contents yet is the biggest media company out there now. Uber, the world’s biggest taxi company owns not a single…