COMMENTARY

OVER the 12-month period ended March 31, 2017, Singaporeans paid S$47 billion in taxes. This represents a 5 per cent growth in tax collection compared to the previous 12-month period.

COMMENTARY

THE changes to today's world economy are truly revolutionary. While many people get excited about the latest model of smartphone or other technological leap forward, economists do not. For an...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

I REFER to the letter by Bobby Jayaraman "Manufacturing saga: data doesn't tally with EDB optimism" (BT, Sept 13, 2017)...

COMMENTARY

GOING by recent events, the fortunes of football and athletics in Singapore are all but doomed. Both these core sports are on a downward spiral in popularity and support, and if the trend continues...

COMMENTARY

SINGAPORE'S new four-year contract with Formula 1 arguably couldn't have come at a better time...

INSIDE VIEW

1What do you think was a significant thing that happened this week?

THE BROAD VIEW

DEBUNKING Russian propaganda is now an industry - unfortunately, a rather useless and misguided one. The awkwardly named European External Action Service East Stratcom Task Force provides the latest...

CUBICLE FILES

IN an age where work-life balance is placed at the altar, there's one thing that I must confess: I am one of those uncool people who check their work e-mails several times a day, even while on...

SASS AND THE CITY

AMONG my life accomplishments is an odd one, and one I'd never thought would be. As a newbie cook, I have conquered the broccoli...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

AS A growing child, this reporter's mother would sometimes go hungry in school for two days in a row - for a taste of Coca-Cola that week...