Tag: Hawker

Sudden closure of Hong Lim Market leaves hawkers no choice but to throw away...

Singapore — After the emergence of two new Covid-19 clusters on Friday (Jul 16), with Hong Lim Market & Food Centre being one of...

Woman buys 140 packs of chicken rice to help out a hawker auntie and...

Singapore — The kind gestures of the public in support of Singapore’s hawkers continue; this time, a woman purchased 140 orders of chicken rice...

S$2 plastic packaging at Tiong Bahru food centre shocks customer

Singapore — The S$2 price for plastic bowl packaging at a food centre shocked a member of the public, highlighting a possible overcharging issue...

‘Why can’t dabao like everyone else’ – hawker allegedly scolds customer for bringing own...

Singapore – A member of the public took to social media to complain about the treatment received by a hawker who allegedly scolded a...

KF Seetoh slams NEA for its ‘horrible timing’ to increase hawker rent by 40%

Singapore – Makansutra founder KF Seetoh took to social media to criticise the National Environment Agency (NEA) for allegedly raising hawkers rent by almost...

Local musician raises money to buy meals from hawkers to give to migrant workers

Singapore – During Phase 2 (Heightened Alert), many hawkers experienced dwindling sales as dining at hawker stalls and restaurants was prohibited. To help them,...

Viral post requesting support for Chinatown fried kway teow stall leads to long queues

Singapore – A concerned member of the public took to social media to appeal for support for an elderly hawker at Chinatown. Long queues...

Hawkers continue to experience decline in business, some ‘barely surviving’

Singapore – With Phase 2 (Heightened Alert) regulations still in place until Jun 13, hawkers have continued to experience a decline in sales, some...

Appeal to support elderly hawkers in Seah Im Food Centre rewarded with long queues

Singapore – A member of the public took to social media to request support for an elderly couple with a stall at Seah Im...

NEA to waive hawker stall rentals by half, provide subsidies amid stricter Covid-19 measures

Singapore – With the implementation of Phase 2 (Heightened Alert) period where dining in is no longer allowed, hawker centres are seeing reduced foot...
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