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News Singapore » Social: He quit social media for 'deeper connections'

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/he-quit-social-media-for-deeper-connections
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

He now focuses his energy on reading, writing and sports, and hopes to be a kayaking instructor. In Singapore, seven in 10 people are active social media users, more than double the global average of 34 per cent, according to a 2017 report on social media ...

News Singapore » Social: Timberland appoints social media agency for Malaysia and Singapore

News channel or source: http://www.marketing-interactive.com/timberland-appoints-social-media-agency-for-malaysia-and-singapore/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Timberland has appointed full-suite digital marketing agency AdParlor Asia Pacific, as its social media agency for Malaysia and Singapore. The agency was appointed without a pitch. AdParlor’s Malaysia team will develop and execute the social strategy ...

News Singapore » Social: Singapore experiments with smart government

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/b1b239a2-ff54-11e7-9650-9c0ad2d7c5b5
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

By running with the technological wolves, Singapore is clearly hoping to tame the pack. Yet such an approach could result in some nasty bites along the way, given the sensitivities over personal data and concerns about the government’s strict social ...

News Singapore » Social: Secret life as a social escort in Singapore

News channel or source: http://www.asiaone.com/singapore/secret-life-social-escort-singapore
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

Within the past year, Rebecca* has developed crushes on a lawyer, a cafe owner, and a freelance writer. They shared interests and talked about "normal things" like feeling miserable after watching La La Land and discovering that a particular nasi lemak ...

News Singapore » Social: Join Charlie Lim and Shigga Shay, and help raise funds for social causes at Music for a Cause

News channel or source: https://www.timeout.com/singapore/news/join-charlie-lim-and-shigga-shay-and-help-raise-funds-for-social-causes-at-music-for-a-cause-011718
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Headlined by indie darling Charlie Lim and hip-hop artist Shigga Shay, Music for a Cause – an ‘altruistic music festival’ – brings together music and social causes to the community. Held at the Singapore Management University’s Basement Concourse ...

News Singapore » Social: More than 90 people arrested for prostitution activities in raids across Singapore

News channel or source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/90-people-arrested-prostitution-activities-raids-across-singapore-111426112.html
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Two women aged 30 and 35 were arrested in the flat for prostitution-related offences. Yahoo News Singapore understands the duo are sisters from China on social visit passes, and that they had rented the unit. The flat was observed to be dimly lit with red ...

News Singapore » Social: Unique setting for play teaching proper social behaviours

News channel or source: http://www.tnp.sg/news/singapore/unique-setting-play-teaching-proper-social-behaviours
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Eunos Crescent Market and Food Centre was the venue for interactive play Living The Norm Way, which encouraged the audience to be more aware of desirable social norms. The play showcased undesirable behaviours such as littering, speaking loudly and not ...

News Singapore » Social: Singapore: 'Kumar for Beyond' one-night show to be held for social service

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.sg/singapore-kumar-beyond-one-night-show-be-held-social-service-23350
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

The famous Singaporean Indian comedian Kumar will host a special one-night show, which will also include dancers in support of Beyond Social Services. The entire amount that the organization will receive from this show will be contributed to supporting ...

News Singapore » Social: Singapore sparks mockery with Instagram 'influencers' for budget

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/offbeat/singapore-sparks-mockery-with-instagram-influencers-for-budget/ar-AAuSYW4
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Singapore's government has sparked mockery after hiring social media "influencers" to try to interest the younger generation in the budget, with messages about "inflationary pressure" and "balanced budgets" popping up on Instagram. The finance ministry ...

News Singapore » Social: Watch: Maid Tosses 40 Items – Including Wheelchair – From Singapore Apartment Window

News channel or source: http://malaysiandigest.com/frontpage/29-4-tile/719111-watch-maid-tosses-40-items-including-wheelchair-from-singapore-apartment-window.html
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: A 31-year-old maid has been arrested for throwing items – including a wheelchair – from a flat on the second floor of an apartment building at Ang Mo Kio Avenue 9 in Singapore ... has since gone viral on social media.