Tag: English

Jay Chou jokes he can read only one line from article in English

Taipei -- Jay Chou is not just the King of Mandopop, the popular singer-actor is also active in social media with 6.2 million followers...

Speaking English is the language of knowledge, does not make you less Malaysian, says...

Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia’s Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad speaking at the Sultan Abdul Hamid Old Collegians Association (Sahoca) alumni dinner ceremony reminded...

Singaporeans “speak bad English and bad Mandarin”: American billionaire

In a talk in San Francisco last month, American billionaire Jim Rogers said that Singaporeans speak “bad English and bad Mandarin.” Rogers had been speaking...

It won’t hurt to speak dialect

National Day is around the corner and as a young Singaporean I believe that this is the time to think hard about the question of who we...

Singapore’s language disconnect

By Michael Y.P. Ang Question: Which country once allowed a foreign corporation to set up shop on its soil and prohibit local staff from speaking...
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