Daily SG: 20 Jul 2016

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Love/Hate Our Ministers

– Mothership.sg: Minister Tan Chuan-Jin responds after the ICA expedited clearance brouhaha
– likedatosocan: 20160720 If nothing wrong with expedited ICA clearance, why Minister Tan so upset?
– Yahoo! SG: WP’s Png Eng Huat and Minister Tan Chuan-Jin spat over expedited clearance at Tuas
– The Online Citizen: Action of minister compromised vigilance and mindset of border agencies
– Thoughts of Real Singaporeans: FactWire’s Incredibly Arrogant and Problematic Letter To Hari Kiri Khaw

Mind Your Own Business

– e27: How to shut down a startup in 36 hours
– Loh and Behold: From Hero to Zero

Smart Nation

– My Thinking Out Loud!: Singapore Smart Nation initiative is slow because government & private sector top management can’t work fast enough

Regardless of Race, Language or Religion

– Thoughts of Real Singaporeans: Setting up Islamic college in Singapore is the next step forward.
– Mothership.sg: Yishun Secondary restricts Racial Harmony Day celebrations to only students eligible for JC
– Techielobang: 99.co Launches REGARDLESS-OF-RACE Campaign

We Want Human LGBT Rights

– Group Sects: Christian Schools boss says gay advocates are ‘Christophobic’

Countering The Terrorist Threat

– The Rationality of Faith: Jihadist Ideology as a Zombie Virus

Singapore’s Diplomatic Relations

– Vulcan Post: KL – SG High-Speed Rail Set For 2026, But Delays In Similar Projects Make Us Think Otherwise
– Singapore 2B: Sui Pian
– The Middle Ground: 9 things to know about that 90-min SG-KL ride

Educate Our Young

– Salary.sg: Best Primary Schools 2016
– TREmeritus: Why need to make education so extremely stressful for everyone?
– Another dot in the blogosphere?: #PSLE2021 (Part 1): An important undercurrent
– The Loving Mum: Wake up call for MOE and Teachers

It’s the economy, stupid!

– Mostly Economics: Why money multiplier remains low in US – the micrcoeconomics of banking..

Meet The Parents

– MotherKao: The haircut after the haircut that went wrong (ft. a review of Aqua Korean Hair Salon)
– The Asian Parent: A step-by-step guide to bathing your newborn
– A Thing (or Two) About Holly Jean: Other Mothers Can Be Assholes
– Ed Unloaded.com: Fun exercise activities for the family (without any complaints!)
– The Asian Parent: 5 Values your kids should know by five-years-old

Foreign Affairs

– Helen Ang: Brace for new level of nasty against Najib
– My Singapore News: The truth about the South China Sea issue
– Din Merican: ASEAN Chair Laos faces a serious test in Diplomacy
– CogitAsia: CogitAsia Podcast: Understanding China’s Intelligence Services
– Blogging For Myself: Trump can persuade many

Daily Disclosure

– mitsueki: My Slimming Journey with Han Dian TCM
– Thoughts of a Cynical Investor: Let Chippy emigrate

Singapore Food Paradise

– little Joy: 勿洛亚坤, Bedok Ah Koon Fish Soup
– DanielFoodDiary: 17 Michelin Bib Gourmand Hawker Stalls from Singapore
– AspirantSG: Japan Food Town – Authentic Japanese Cuisine At Wisma Singapore
– Miss Tam Chiak: Sin Kee Famous Cantonese Chicken Rice Now At Holland Drive
– The Ranting Panda: Food Review: Teppan Bar Q at Robertson Quay | Teppanyaki with Spanish-Japanese Fusion Food
– SG Food on Foot: Olivia Cassivelaun Fancourt (OCF) Singapore @ The Arts House – Launches A New Summer Menu
– CAMEMBERU: What to Eat at Japan Food Town at Wisma Atria, Orchard Road

The Travel Bug

– The View from Mama’s Desk…: Melbourne with Kids
– Bumble Bee Mum: Hokkaido Self-Drive Trip (June 2016) Part 3: Sapporo, Otaru

Technology Bytes

– e27: This Singaporean app wants to make job hunting like Tinder
– Adrian Tan Blog: 4 Rising HR Tech Startups to Watch Out for in Singapore
– Vulcan Post: Technology Take The Wheel: This Self-Driving Bus Could Be Our Future Ride To Work
– Popular Science: Pokémon Go’s Best Hacks And Cheats
– Alvinology: Watch Singapore’s 1st LIVE Concert Shot in 360 Virtual Reality – FREE!

Bread and Butter

– The Independent Singapore: Worker points out the tough life of delivery drivers and how the law doesn’t help them
– Dollars and Sense: 5 Excuses We Tell Ourselves To Procrastinate Financial Planning
– Singsaver.com.sg: 5 Warning Signs Your Debt is Out of Control
– Money Smart Blog: 4 Things You Can Negotiate Before Taking Up a Job Offer

Investment Matters

– The Motley Fool Singapore: Capitaland Commercial Trust’s Latest Earnings: Revenue Goes Down, but Distribution Inches Up

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