Library@orchard returns with a chic look and a collection focused on design

Library@orchard returns with a chic look and a collection focused on design

straitstimes.com 23 Oct '14, 3am

After a seven-year hiatus, the much-loved library@orchard is back, and looking better. Opened to the public this morning, the two-storey library on the third and fourth floors of the orchardgateway shopping mall is a chic, cosy space that would look right at home on the pages of a trendy magazine or book on design. The sleek, curvilinear white shelves, buff bamboo floors and black walnut chairs with leather seats from home-grown furniture label Air Division - the chair retails for more than $1,600 - are among features that lend a fresh look and relaxed sophistication to the public library in Orchard Road. The collection of books and magazi...

The library@orchard is back - it opens today after a seven-year wait

channelnewsasia.com 23 Oct '14, 3am
The library@orchard is back - it opens today after a seven-year wait

SINGAPORE: After a seven-year wait, the National Library Board (NLB) on Thursday (Oct 23) opened the library@orchard at Orchard Gateway. The ...

Genuinely quite horrific: Ikea's 'hilarious' advert, inspired by The Shining

telegraph.co.uk 23 Oct '14, 7am

Think Ikea is scary on a Bank Holiday Monday? Think again. To celebrate Halloween (and promote its extended opening hours) Ikea Singapore has...

Gardens by the bay, Singapore

twitter.com 23 Oct '14, 12am

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Serena Williams 'embarrassed' by Halep in Singapore: Serena Williams was routed 6-0 6-2 by Simona...

espn.co.uk 22 Oct '14, 11am
Serena Williams 'embarrassed' by Halep in Singapore: Serena Williams was routed 6-0 6-2 by Simona Halep at the...

Serena Williams suffered her heaviest defeat in 16 years at the hands of Simona Halep © AP Enlarge Serena Williams was routed 6-0 6-2 by Simo...

Eat & Drink

21,000-square foot electronics factory transforms into a high-tech vegetable farm

21,000-square foot electronics factory transforms into a high-tech vegetable farm

psfk.com 22 Oct '14, 4pm

The Toshiba Clean Room Farm in Yokosuka used to be a 21,000-square foot electronics factory before becoming an isolated tank that could grow ...

Crystal Jade's massive S.F. restaurant to open in November after $14 million build-out

Crystal Jade's massive S.F. restaurant to open in November after $14 million build-out

bizjournals.com 22 Oct '14, 11pm

Crystal Jade owns and operates 22 restaurants in 21 cities throughout Asia that focus on upscale traditional Cantonese and Southern Chinese J...

Tipping in Singapore: Would Tipping Improve Service Standards?

Tipping in Singapore: Would Tipping Improve Service Standards?

ladyironchef.com 23 Oct '14, 6am

When we were in the US, one of the daily happenings that we noticed is the stark difference in service and professionalism displayed by most ...

Startups, Entrepreneurs & Hackers

#Startup #Jobs: Two positions open for Entrepreneurs in Residence to head their operations team a...

startupjobs.asia 22 Oct '14, 6am
#Startup #Jobs: Two positions open for Entrepreneurs in Residence to head their operations team at Tripada! Link:

You'll be responsible for developing a operational and market plan alongside with senior executives, but most importantly, executing and cont...

Here we go again, free 2 x #UberTaxi rides for all for today Thursday only.

greatdeals.com.sg 23 Oct '14, 6am
Here we go again, free 2 x #UberTaxi rides for all for today Thursday only.

If you haven’t download Uber app on your iOS or Android smartphone, you are missing out on a ...

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youtube.com 22 Oct '14, 8am

http://www.sistic.com.sg/events/youth... I'm coming to Singapore with Tanner Patrick, J.A., a...

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