A memorial to the thousands of black Americans lynched in public acts of torture opens in Alabama, US

A memorial to the thousands of black Americans lynched in public acts of torture opens in Alabama, US

sg.news.yahoo.com 27 Apr '18, 2am

A unique memorial remembering the thousands of black Americans lynched in public acts of torture opened Thursday in the southern US. The National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama, aims to promote reflection on the country's history of racial inequality, the reverberations of which are still felt today. "This shadow cannot be lifted until we shine the light of truth on the destructive violence that shaped our nation, traumatized people of color, and compromised our commitment to the rule of law and to equal justice," Bryan Stevenson, director of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) behind the project, says on the memorial...

Early Go-Jek investor NSI Ventures goes independent and rebrands to Openspace

techcrunch.com 26 Apr '18, 4am

NSI Ventures , the Singapore-based VC firm affiliated with PE firm Northstar Group that invested early in ride-sharing unicorn Go-Jek, is goi...

6 hot questions about Malaysia's fiercest General Election yet

channelnewsasia.com 26 Apr '18, 10pm

MALAYSIA: It has been dubbed the mother of all elections – a do-or-die battle that will determine the destiny of Malaysia’s ruling coalition ...

Citibank Now Offers Apple Pay in Australia, Singapore, and Hong Kong

macrumors.com 26 Apr '18, 6pm
Citibank Now Offers Apple Pay in Australia, Singapore, and Hong Kong

that its credit cards issued in Australia, Singapore , and Hong Kong can now be used with Apple Pay, followed by Taiwan later this year. Citi...

World's longest nonstop flight: Airbus A350-900ULR set to enter service

edition.cnn.com 25 Apr '18, 8am

(CNN) — Singapore to New York , nonstop. Almost 20 hours in the air. By the end of this year, passengers on Singapore Airline's newest plane,...

Eat & Drink

Chunky Lobsters – New Lobster Shack in Singapore! https://t.co/a3RJuljb7V

Chunky Lobsters – New Lobster Shack in Singapore! https://t.co/a3RJuljb7V

misstamchiak.com 26 Apr '18, 10pm

Their current menu is extremely lean — with only three types of lobster roll to pick from. We tried the Chunky’s Original ($16) and man, were...

Record number of #Taiwan companies showcase food products at #Singapore trade fair

taiwantoday.tw 26 Apr '18, 8am

Taiwan Today Tracking the latest cultural, economic, political and social developments from around the nation Contact Us Taiwan Today Email: ...

New government strategy will drive food innovation

straitstimes.com 26 Apr '18, 6am

SINGAPORE - A new government strategy to drive food innovation and help local firms adapt to industry disruptions will be launched in Singapo...

Arts & Culture

Millennials may not be into solo travelling after all

juice.com.sg 27 Apr '18, 2am
Millennials may not be into solo travelling after all

The idea of travelling solo has always been tied to the current group of millennials, with the romanticised idea of wandering alone and seeki...

Startups, Entrepreneurs & Hackers

Programmer job at QueueMart Malaysia

startupjobs.asia 26 Apr '18, 11am
Programmer job at QueueMart Malaysia

QueueMart is a cloud-based multichannel appointment and queue management platform that streamlines appointment making across multiple channel...

"A False Portrait of Singapore" by Unknown Author via NYT

nytimes.com 26 Apr '18, 7am

Re “What Trump Is Learning From Singapore — and Vice Versa (Opinion, March 29): Kirsten Han’s...

Predicting the identity of Singapore's next prime minister is tricky

economist.com 26 Apr '18, 12pm
Predicting the identity of Singapore's next prime minister is tricky

A PILLAR of stability, Lee Hsien Loong, son of Singapore’s independence leader, Lee Kuan Yew,...

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