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Banks should not call and ask for personal info

DBS Bank called me recently on my mobile phone to verify that I had issued a cheque. I was asked to give my name and National Registration Identity Card number.

Rethink how Mandarin is taught in Singapore

As one with comparable competence in my English and Chinese, it troubles me that many of my friends struggle to learn the latter (“What ‘brand’ of Mandarin will you teach your...

Seeking public views vital to success of projects

It is a healthy sign that the Government has listened to feedback and decided to rename Syonan Gallery more realistically to “Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and its...

Hawker Centres 3.0 should be air-conditioned

I agree with the writer of “Spend more on hawker centres to widen their appeal” (Feb 14) that more can and should be done to secure the future of the Singaporean hawker tradition.

How was man smuggling gold not detected in Changi?

I refer to “Man on Singapore-India flight caught smuggling 1.2kg of gold in rectum: Report” (Feb 13, online), on the man who flew out from Changi Airport with gold bars.

Banks should not call and ask for personal info

DBS Bank called me recently on my mobile phone to verify that I had issued a cheque. I was asked to give my name and National Registration Identity Card number.

Rethink how Mandarin is taught in Singapore

As one with comparable competence in my English and Chinese, it troubles me that many of my friends struggle to learn the latter (“What ‘brand’ of Mandarin will you teach your...

Seeking public views vital to success of projects

It is a healthy sign that the Government has listened to feedback and decided to rename Syonan Gallery more realistically to “Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and its...

Hawker Centres 3.0 should be air-conditioned

I agree with the writer of “Spend more on hawker centres to widen their appeal” (Feb 14) that more can and should be done to secure the future of the Singaporean hawker tradition.

How was man smuggling gold not detected in Changi?

I refer to “Man on Singapore-India flight caught smuggling 1.2kg of gold in rectum: Report” (Feb 13, online), on the man who flew out from Changi Airport with gold bars.