17 Dec '11, 5am

FANTASTIC: "The Chinese Next Door" multimedia profiles of Chinese immigrants to #Singapore by @STPix #China

They are restless. They are in their twenties. And they are Chinese. In the last few years, more Chinese nationals are flocking to Singapore to seek greener pastures, and many are choosing to stay on. What is different about this new wave of Chinese migrants, is that they are younger, and in search of something more than just the dollar. They have come, luggage in hands, to see what the world outside of China has to offer. Many choose to come to Singapore because of its proximity and cultural similarities to China. Six young Chinese nationals, ranging from a student to a singer, talk about their motivations, plans and Singapore experience.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/ttl/chinese/index.html

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