Tag: Chinese New Year

Goh Chok Tong joins virtual CNY celebrations at Marine Parade

Singapore—For former Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong, it must have been a homecoming of sorts.  After all, he served as a Member of Parliament for...

WP’s CNY greeting: May adversity be turned to success

Singapore—Workers’ Party chair and Member of Parliament Sylvia Lim (Aljunied GRC) posted Chinese New Year greetings over social media, wishing that “adversity be turned...

Musicians and politicians are some of the local figures born in the Year of...

Singapore -- 2021 celebrates the Year of the Ox in the Chinese zodiac. Under this, an animal and its attributes are assigned to each...

Spotted: S’pore debt collector dressed as God of Fortune doing rounds on Chinese New...

Singapore – A Singapore debt collection company's witty take on its trade is gaining traction in social media, as one of its staff dressed...

K-pop stars and activists are some of the global personalities born in the Year...

Singapore — 2021 is the Year of the Ox in the Chinese zodiac. The ox is the second of 12 animals in a 12-year...

PM Lee: S’pore on track with Covid-19 vaccination, over 250,000 have received first dose

Singapore – With more than 250,000 people in Singapore receiving their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, the entire population is on track to...

“Good luck.” Singaporeans react to easing of CNY reunion dinners in Malaysia

Singapore— Malaysia's relaxed new rule for Chinese New Year reunion dinners has been greeted by Singaporeans with various comments. "Good luck," said one on...

People still flocking to Chinatown to prepare for CNY in spite of new safety...

Singapore—In spite of new measures implemented to prevent the spread of Covid-19, people are still flocking to Chinatown in preparation for Chinese New Year...

CNY no longer “Chinese New Year” but “Celebrate Next Year”

With Chinese New Year, a holiday significant to Singapore, right around the corner, a netizen has cleverly called for CNY to be called "Celebrate...

Time to consider new and unique treats for Chinese New Year

Singapore -- With Chinese New Year approaching, it is time to start considering what is new and unique for the year. One tradition is the...
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