Up Close & Personal
Balli Kaur Jaswal: Singapore Girl, Social Commentator, Acclaimed Author of Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows
For a Little Red Dot, Singapore has not been in short supply of literary heavyweights. Local author Balli Kaur Jaswal, 35, however, is that rarity among them, having earned not just literary recognition but also international commercial success
Goni Room – Where One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Cash
Meet 24-year-old Soufi A’aliyah and 33-year-old Afiq Ayub. The Millennials are unlikely successors of the karung guni men. Just this year, they started a local collective called Goni Room, reviving the recycling efforts from Singapore’s past.
The Double Life of a Civil Servant and Student - Reeve’s Story
When asked about his motive on a lifelong learning journey, he said, “I believe it is important for one to keep abreast with new information, technologies that will keep your mind sharp.”
The Life Of A Male Nurse – Jovin’s Story
Typically, the public sees doctors as the figures representing the medical world, but not much is known about the nursing profession.
Realizing His Potential As An Investment Banker - Xianjie’s Story
Investment banker Boey Xianjie has had a few achievements in his career, but beneath his poised fa├žade is a man who has been mired in self-doubt all his life.
Bringing Artistic Visions To Life: Donovan's Story
When he first started his career as a designer, Donovan Tan thought that it would be cool to create the next big thing in design.