Politics

Voting vacation: Exploring the UK's election scene

Voting vacation: Exploring the UK's election scene

Its politicians point at fish and struggle to eat sandwiches. But Britain still makes a great backdrop to election day
Alec Tok: A shining light for Singapore?

Alec Tok: A shining light for Singapore?

What makes Tok tick? The filmmaker turned politician reveals how he would like to see Singapore change
Best-paid politicians in Asia-Pacific

Best-paid politicians in Asia-Pacific

The highest-earning politician in Asia-Pacific (and the world) brings in US$2.2 million a year. Read on to see who it is
mrbrown: Singapore is a nation of complainers

mrbrown: Singapore is a nation of complainers

Singapore blogger mrbrown muses on our ability to complain about almost everything, and suggests it should become a national sport
Why aren’t Asia's politicians tweeting?

Why aren’t Asia's politicians tweeting?

Tweets are like haiku -- says Japanese pol Gaku -- many don’t get them

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Asia food trends in 2015
The fine-dining scene across Asia-Pacific continues to go from strength to strength

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