• Chaos at protest over Taiwan holiday cuts

    TAIPEI: Protests outside Taiwan’s parliament descended into chaos on Friday (Dec 2) as workers angry over a proposed cut to public holidays attacked a lawmaker and threw smoke bombs. The controversial amendment to the labour law has already sparked a number of rallies and a hunger strike, with protesters accusing new President Tsai Ing-wen of […]

  • Five on Friday: 5 things we'll miss about Zouk at Jiak Kim Street

    SINGAPORE: After 25 years in its current iconic location, dance institution Zouk will close its riverside warehouse doors at 17 Jiak Kim street this weekend and move to its new premises at Clarke Quay. For anyone who’s ever enjoyed a night out there, it’s officially the end of an era. Farewell parties have been held, […]

  • Thailand's crown prince accepts invitation to become new king

    BANGKOK: Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn became the king of Thailand late on Thursday (Dec 1), opening a new chapter for the powerful monarchy in a country still mourning the death of his father. The 64-year-old inherits one of the world’s richest monarchies as well as a politically febrile nation, and was proclaimed 50 days after […]

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    Meditation and the Science of Human Flourishing Workshop – Part 1

    CCARE and Tergar Meditation Community held Meditation and the Science of Human Flourishing workshop followed by a Conversation on Compassion. Can we cultivate well-being in the same way that we can train our bodies to be healthier and more resilient? If so, how might we use the practice of meditation to experience equanimity, to open […]

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    Technology In Action Complete (12th Edition)

    buy now $179.83 Explore, discover, and experience technology with the immersive and adaptive Technology in Action –the book that uses technology to teach technology! Technology in Action is a learning system that pushes the envelope of what is possible in technology, and what is helpful in teaching. It is a system that fits the way […]

  • Construction firm fined S$74,000 for housing foreign workers in unapproved accommodation

    SINGAPORE: A construction company has been fined S$74,000 for housing foreign workers in unapproved accommodation, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) said on Thursday (Dec 1). The company, B-Construction, also helped another construction firm house its foreign workers in a similar manner. In a media release, MOM said B-Construction pleaded guilty to 11 charges under the Employment […]

  • Singapore, Myanmar to begin talks on bilateral investment treaty

    SINGAPORE: Singapore and Myanmar will begin discussions on a bilateral investment treaty, as well as update an avoidance of double taxation agreement, announced Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday (Nov 30). Mr Lee made the comments at an official dinner he hosted for visiting Myanmar State Counsellor, Aung San Suu Kyi at the Istana’s […]

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    Science Todd Sings! – SourceFed Bloopers!

    https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=sourcefed Follow Us! Website: http://www.sourcefed.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/sourcefed Facebook: http://on.fb.me/xQDV8M Snapchat: SourceFedSnaps Tumblr: http://sourcefed.tumblr.com Welcome to SourceFed! Everything that should and shouldn’t matter explained by the people who love the same things you do. We do the news… sort of. Edited By: Danny Conner Music By: @ronaldjenkees, @Hagemeister, Discovery Music Source, APM Music source