Tag: Hawker

Just how many “preneurs” does Singapore need?

By: Tang Li Singapore -- One of the things that the Singapore Government is very good at is coming up with quirky terms and coining...

Man whose mother was a hawker has tough question on hawkerpreneurship cert

Singapore -- A man whose mother was a hawker has a tough question on the new Work-Study Post-Diploma (Certificate in Hawkerpreneurship): “Who would want...

Part of helping hawker culture survive is willingness to pay more for hawker fare

Singapore—While the country’s hawker culture has been recognized as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO, the future of Singapore’s hawkers and hawker...

Singapore’s hawker culture is quintessentially Singaporean. Don’t ever let it die

In a year devastated by the terrible Covid-19 and the infantile antics of a self-serving man child American president, news that Singapore’s hawker culture...

After hawker culture officially added to Unesco list, KF Seetoh says: “always keep calm...

Along with his advice to “always keep calm and use sambal”, champion for hawker rights KF Seetoh wrote about how far the local hawker...

Customer could have mistaken dried cuttlefish for cockroach, says stall owner

Singapore -- Although his customer alleged that there was a cockroach in his food, the stall owner says the former possibly mistook dried cuttlefish,...

KF Seetoh gives final push towards UNESCO award for Hawker Culture

Local food guru KF Seetoh gave a final push towards the UNESCO award for Hawker Culture. In a Facebook post on Monday (Nov 16), Mr...

KF Seetoh: What about 24,000 hawkers not eligible for S$500 grant?

Makansutra founder KF Seetoh, commenting on the S$500 grant to cooked food stall holders to help defray the cost of providing food delivery services...

Woman draws public ire for filming police who confront her for not wearing a...

As Singapore tightens its measures in an effort to subdue Covid-19, the Singaporean police have been ensuring that people follow the measures put in...

Advocating for hawkers, KF Seetoh says, “there’s no lockdown, so don’t go punish yourself...

Talking about the plight of ‘mom and pop’ hawker stalls, K.F. Seetoh says, “You still can go do takeaways or sit out in spacious...