A guest tours a center devoted to promoting China tech giant Huawei in Brussels on March 5, 2019. (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)
Sci-Tech

The 5G Cold War Heats Up

In Norse mythology, the one-eyed god Odin saw all of the daily events of mankind when he sat on his throne each night, listening to the reports from his two ravens—Thought and Memory—with one raven […]

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5 Things to Do In Tokyo

First-time visitors to Tokyo normally experience a culture shock—we are simply overwhelmed by the different things Japan has to offer, from the myriad of choices of food and fashion to mannerisms and etiquette. Tokyo, being […]

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Asia

China Cracks Down on Private Enterprises

As China’s annual “Two Sessions” political meetings continue this week, one Party official has raised concerns about how Chinese authorities have spooked the private sector with its heavy-handed tactics. During a side meeting of the […]

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Local

Bakes for Your Pet Dog

All sorts of start-ups have been popping up over recent years and CoBam is one of the more interesting ones to date. Started by twins Carmen and Dalia Chan, CoBam specialises in making pretty bakes […]

Panorama photograph of Interlaken from Harder Kulm.
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Best Places to Visit in Switzerland

Nestled at the feet of the snow-clad Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau mountains, Interlaken is a popular Swiss resort town and rail junction for excursions to the majestic Jungfrau Region mountain world—one of the most visited […]

Blazing A Trail With T’ang Quartet
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Blazing A Trail With T’ang Quartet

Since 1992, T’ang Quartet has been embarking on critically acclaimed adventures with a purpose – to bring music appreciation to a larger audience. Also known as Singapore’s first professional string quartet, the name ‘T’ang’ is […]