05 Nov '17, 12pm

Young hawkers determined to keep hawker culture alive bag awards

SINGAPORE — In 2015, pharmaceutical-science graduate Aericurl Chng, 25, took the plunge, signing up as a hawker despite her lack of experience in food and beverage (F&B). She set up a stall selling traditional desserts — including chendol and cheng tng — at the Ci Yuan Community Club Hawker Centre in Hougang under an entrepreneurship programme by F&B operator Fei Siong to provide support for would-be hawkers. Passionate about keeping the hawker culture alive, Ms Chng was one of those recognised on Sunday (Nov 5) with the Young Hawker Award by the City Hawker Food Hunt, a yearly contest recognising the best hawkers across various food categories. Speaking to TODAY after the award ceremony at Our Tampines Hub, Ms Chng said striking it out on her own in F&B was her dream and the award was a “good encouragement” to young hawkers. Noting that many of the hawkers are elderly, sh...

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