Tag: Hawker food

Tommy Koh: Hawker food is part of our national identity

Singapore—At the launch of a new book entitled Fifty Secrets Of Singapore's Success, Ambassador-at-Large Tommy Koh said that the seemingly simple hawker centre food “saved Singapore,” since it allows everyday Singaporeans to enjoy a wonderful meal at a very low price. The book, which Mr...

Where to find Singaporean street food when it’s not actually in the streets

Singapore— Singapore recently received the distinction of being ranked by CEOWorld magazine as the World’s Best City For Street Food, the first time that the magazine published such a list. Unfortunately, the list did not go over well with netizens from other countries, or even with Singaporeans...

Netizens disagree with TripZilla report that Singapore ranks number one for street food

Singapore—TripZilla, which describes itself as ‘Southeast Asia's #1 travel inspiration platform’ started an online food fight on October 18 when it broke the news from CEOWorld magazine that Singapore had been ranked the World’s Best City For Street Food. This is the first time that the...

58 Singapore eateries included in Michelin Bib Gourmand’s list, 8 more than last year

Singapore—As proof of the country’s world-class (and affordable) food, the number of eateries that have made it to Michelin Bib Gourmand’s list is bigger than ever. This year, 58 eateries are included on Michelin’s list, eight more than in 2018. According to Michelin’s press release, “The...

Mickey Mouse grills satay and Donald Duck flips roti canai

In a new series of animated shorts, Mickey Mouse and his friends are given a local twist, exploring Malaysian and Singaporean food, clothes and architecture. In Mickey Go Local, audiences in Malaysia and Singapore will see Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy and Goofy in familiar settings...