01 Apr '11, 8am

Could a Singaporean be the next Jet Li?: TWENTY-ONE-YEAR-OLD Lee Tze Yuan could be Singapore's very own big acti...

TWENTY-ONE-YEAR-OLD Lee Tze Yuan could be Singapore's very own big action star. He was among more than 100 people who kicked and punched their way through the International New Era Chinese Kungfu Competition, a martial arts competition organised by Hong Kong television station TVB to talent-scout the next action stars in the mould of Jet Li and Michelle Yeoh. Lee won the Singapore leg of the competition. 'I think what sets me apart is that I practise Taiji, a form of martial arts that one does not immediately associate with young people like myself,' said Lee. A national wushu champion who came in sixth two years ago in the World Wushu Championships for Taiji Jian, Lee has been practising martial arts since he was 14. The contestants were tested not only on their martial arts performance, but on acting skills as well. That is the area Lee will work on to prepare for the fi...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Lifestyle/Story/...

Tweets

SM Goh: how to secure Singapore's future: THE next leadership transition will be the most crucial one yet for Si...

SM Goh: how to secure Singapore's future: THE n...

straitstimes.com 01 Apr '11, 3pm

THE next leadership transition will be the most crucial one yet for Singapore, said Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong on Frida...

What's the next hit after Angry Birds?: BEIJING - If you haven't tried the popular game application Angry Birds,...

What's the next hit after Angry Birds?: BEIJING...

asiaone.com 03 Apr '11, 5am

BEIJING - If you haven't tried the popular game application Angry Birds, you have been missing out. As the hottest iPhone/...

Will the next Angry Birds come from China?: BEIJING - If you haven't tried the popular game application Angry Bi...

Will the next Angry Birds come from China?: BEI...

straitstimes.com 03 Apr '11, 8am

As the hottest iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch application in 2010, the small birds have drawn masses of attention from users, inve...

Singapore: Next fashion capital of the world?

Singapore: Next fashion capital of the world?

straitstimes.com 06 Apr '11, 8am

Models presenting creations from Italian brand Canali on day four of the men's fashion week event at the Sands Expo and Co...

Li Ka-shing 'plans S$1.9b REIT IPO': HONG KONG ...

todayonline.com 04 Apr '11, 11pm

HONG KONG - Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing's Beijing-focused real estate investment trust (REIT) plans to raise between 10 b...