Transport & Motoring

Why Are Cars So Expensive In Singapore?

A city with growing population and limited space cannot afford a massive traffic jam. This is why the Singapore government invest billions of dollars each year on public transportation. The government aims to make it reliable, inexpensive, efficient, and accessible for all. With this objective comes the restriction of private transportation. Since 1990, the Certificate of Entitlement (COE) complemented with tax and duties have been introduced to regulate car ownership and road usage. There is no such thing as a

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Lifestyle & Hobbies

Delicious And Affordable Bars In Singapore

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day or any other occasion than with a drink or two? There is need to be terrified of the hefty prices attached with alcoholic beverages! In fact, there are bars and restaurants in Singapore that offer cheap booze. CHUPITOS SHOTS BAR The first on this list, Chupitos, will spoil you with choices of about 130 drinks. Maximize your money by going there during Happy Hour. From 6:30PM to 9PM daily, selected house pours, shots,

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Lifestyle & Hobbies

Mind-Blowing Facts About Valentine’s Day

It may only come once a year, but Valentine’s Day is one of the most celebrated holidays around the world! How did it become so popular? From its dark origins to its romantic twists, here are seven interesting facts about Valentine’s Day. #1: FROM YOUR VALENTINE Amidst the wide array of historical theories as to why Valentine’s Day came about, many people have accepted one theory. There was a time when men were not allowed to marry. Emperor Claudius II

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Career & Salary

KonMari’s Guide To Sparking Joy In Your Desk

From a best-selling author to a Netflix superstar, cleaning queen Marie Kondo has an efficient way of de-cluttering your own house and your workplace desk. Her KonMari method is so powerful that most of her clients never turn back! When practiced regularly, the results become everlasting. STEP 1: TOSS OR KEEP With an honest outlook, select an item from your desk. Hold this item and ask yourself this question: “Does it spark joy in your life?” If your answer is

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Career & Salary

The Varying Types Of Work Leaves In Singapore

I recently came across with an article featuring a story of a Malaysian employee. He applied for a leave as his mother will be undergoing surgery. To his shock and dismay, his leave was rejected as it was deemed “not too serious”. Early this year, my mother underwent a surgery and I never tried applying for a leave. The thought of having my sister as her companion was enough for me. If my sister was not present, I would immediately

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