Temperature screening at Singapore checkpoints to check for Wuhan virus

Motorists entering Singapore will have their temperatures checked from today. Travellers entering Singapore by land will be subjected to temperature screening at the city-state’s Woodlands and Tuas checkpoints in... Read more »

3 best cities in China to feast this Chinese New Year

Eat your heart out this Chinese New Year with an exquisite and authentic feast. The day has finally come! Out with the Boar and in with the Rat! If... Read more »

5 budget-friendly variants of flagship smartphones in 2020

Premium technology doesn’t always need to come at a premium price tag. Smartphone manufacturers like Google, Apple, and Samsung all complement their flagship device launches with budget-friendly derivatives. Over... Read more »

Chinese doctor investigating outbreak says he was infected

The virus outbreak originated in Wuhan, China.  BEIJING: A Chinese physician who was investigating the outbreak of a deadly new virus in central China says he has himself been... Read more »

K-pop heartthrobs BTS launch global art initiative

South Korean boy band BTS at KIIS FM’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball at the Forum Los Angeles in Inglewood, California on Dec, 2019. Korean pop superstars BTS helped launch a... Read more »

SARS-like virus claims third victim in China, almost 140 new cases reported

The new coronavirus strain has caused alarm because of its connection to SARS. China on Monday reported a mysterious SARS-like virus had spread across the country, including to Beijing,... Read more »

No official stats on influenza as more people seek treatment nationwide

Schools are on the alert for students showing symptoms of influenza-like illnesses. Influenza A is not a notifiable sickness at the moment. As such, there are no official or... Read more »

World’s priciest cities from Bangkok to Zurich

Wealthy bargain hunters should be wary of getting married in New York, hiring lawyers in Hong Kong or buying fine wines in Rio de Janeiro. That’s according to research... Read more »

Audi’s Europe-only SQ7 and SQ8 SUVs bound for the US

2020 Audi SQ7. © Courtesy of Audi. Audi’s Europe-exclusive SQ7 and SQ8 SUVs are now bound for the US market. On Monday, Audi announced that the 500hp SQ7 and... Read more »

5 reasons why you shouldn’t take that job offer

Do your due diligence before taking up employment in a new company. When you’re presented with a new job and an attractive pay package, it’s tempting to sign on... Read more »