Do you know that stomach cancer is one of the top five most common causes of cancer deaths in Singapore? This is according to a 2019 report from the Singapore Cancer Registry. Over a span of a few years between 2013 and 2017, stomach cancer has claimed over 1,500 lives. Here’s what you need to know about the disease. #1: Stomach cancer is not limited to just the stomach “Stomach cancer most commonly spreads into the abdominal cavity,” said Clinical
According to the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) last week, the total number of retrenchments in the first half of 2020 was 11,350, higher than compared to the figure recorded during the SARS period. With the ongoing pandemic, more people are also seeing shorter work weeks or temporary layoffs. In the first quarter this year, 4,190 people went through such arrangements. While in the second quarter, the number saw a spike to 81,720. Foreign employment also fell by 5.7 per cent.
Do you know that it is wise to speak only about your strengths during an interview? Unless the interviewer asks you to list down your weaknesses, it’s better to stick to the positive side of things. Also, if you think you’re up for a job but seem to be under-qualified for it, you should still go for it! Craft a cover letter unique to the company and make sure you list down the reasons why you think you will make
While borders are slowly reopening for business travellers and official travel, restrictions for leisure travel probably won’t be lifted so soon. If you’re an avid traveller, we feel you. For those who are dying to travel, these wallpapers and decals are a great visual reminder that the pandemic will be over one day. When that time arrives, we will be able to explore the world again! #1: Above The Clouds Price: S$95 / sqm Are you a window-, middle-, or
We came across a few job openings at Apple, Singapore Polytechnic, and the Ministry of Social and Family Development today. If you’re looking for a job, do beef up your resume before submitting your application. Here are the details. #1: Apple – Order Fulfilment Specialist (12 months contract) Founded in 1976, Apple probably needs no further introduction. It is an American multinational technology company headquartered in California. It is also one of the most well-known technology companies, alongside Google and