Tag: CNY

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...

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...

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...

A bad sign? CNY decorations put up wrongly

Singapore — Facebook users pointed out a mistake in the Chinese New Year (CNY) decorations which were put up at Hougang neighbourhood on Saturday...

Lanterns in Chinatown amuse online community

Singapore — The new Chinese New Year (CNY) decorations along Chinatown has once again garnered attention from netizens. Previously, the decorations only consisted of plastic...

Year of the Ox decorations: Many post photos and crack jokes online

Singapore -- With Chinese New Year (CNY) around the corner, it is no surprise that the nation is getting into a celebratory mood. As with...

Wuhan girl left heartbroken after mother dies of coronavirus on CNY

The Wuhan coronavirus has claimed at least 213 lives in China and continues to spread  around the world. While the news of deaths and...

Snapsots of Singapore: Chinatown

It's the time of the year again. Chinatown is bustling with people, tidbits and decorations. All red and gold and every colour in between....

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...
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