Tag: chinese

Mediacorp apologises for racially insensitive E-Pay “Brownface ad,”

Singapore – Singapore is in a festive mood for its upcoming 54th birthday, with promotions being introduced by retailers and service providers but it...

Asians lash out on American tech company who called century eggs “monstrous” and “rotten”

Vocativ, an American media and tech company, published a video on October 1 that featured the Chinese delicacy century eggs. The video, which went...

Malaysia’s Islamic battle takes a ‘heavenly’ path

In the Islamists version of hell, that is the one in Malaysia, voting against the PAS is a vote to hell. This is part of...

CNY rules, OK?

The first day of Chinese New Year has a number of no-nos. Sweeping the floors,  cutting hair, breaking plates, wearing of black colour clothes...

Celebrating CNY overseas

While studying in Melbourne, this is what I do for Chinese New Year (CNY) celebration. The first year, my Chinese friends and I dutifully...

This China Wall Has Holes

By Tan Bah Bah Forget, for the time being, all the flap over air defence identification zones.  Two developments involving the Internet are taking place...
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