Sometimes, we are confronted with social pressures that challenge our beliefs. Afia R Fitriati shares her experience.
When it started life as an independent, separate country in 1965, Singapore’s prospects did not look good. Tiny and underdeveloped, it had no natural resources and a population of relatively recent immigrants with little shared history.
Here’s a bunch of kid-friendly destinations across Southeast Asia to satiate the little ones with this holiday.
Singapore’s first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, one of the towering figures of post-colonial Asian politics, died Monday in hospital, the government said.
The health of independent Singapore’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew has worsened, the government said Saturday as one of the foremost figures of 20th century Asia struggled with severe pneumonia.
This video is a short film inspired by the 28th SEA Games theme song ‘Ordinary’ – a song that describes the journey of a young man who dares to pursue his dream.
Businesses around the world are racing to tap into the global halal market worth more than $2 trillion and growing.
Cubby is the CEO of Aquila Media Group and while he is not a Muslim, he has learnt to trust his team of experts in the Muslim lifestyle field, while bringing his own experiences earned over 18 years in building a digital publishing business. This is the start of his weekly opinion pieces to give the Aquila Style audience insights to his thoughts on various subjects.
Uncovering the legacy of a Malay-Muslim woman who fought for the rights and wellbeing of women and children during a particularly turbulent period.
Armed with the ability to swiftly take down their opponents, these young ladies are not to be messed with.
The Singapore government said it would phase out public shisha smoking to protect young people who feel that smoking tobacco through water pipes is less harmful than cigarettes.
Citizens of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone will need a visa to enter Singapore as part of measures against the spread of Ebola, the city-state’s health ministry said Monday.
Singapore’s new National Stadium will host AFF Suzuki Cup matches next month, officials insisted Thursday, despite lingering concerns about the poor state of the pitch.
Small and well-run Singapore, New Zealand and Hong Kong are the world’s easiest places to run a business, while global giants China, Brazil and India remain far down the list, according the World Bank.
Switzerland is the world’s favourite destination among expats, followed by Singapore and China, a poll on quality of life for bank HSBC found on Wednesday.
The year 2015 will belong to destinations like Singapore, Washington DC and the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey, each for reaching milestone anniversaries and presenting globetrotters with unique experiences and the “wow” factor, say travel experts at Lonely Planet.
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday visited Indonesia, home to the world’s biggest Muslim population, to press Southeast Asian nations to step up efforts in the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS) group.
Meet a man who turns to his faith to whip up dishes that delight beyond expectations.