Tag: hawkers

Amy Khor denies that hawker centres are declining in popularity

Singapore—Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) Leong Mun Wai expressed concern over the future of Singapore’s hawker culture as well as elderly hawkers in Parliament...

PAP MP Louis Ng under investigation for holding placard supporting hawkers

Singapore—The police are investigating Mr Louis Ng (PAP-Nee Soon GRC) for visiting hawkers with a placard in June 2020. On June 19 and 20 of...

PAP MP Foo Mee Har’s face shield drive sparks controversy

People's Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament (MP) for West Coast GRC Foo Mee Har recently participated in a face shield distribution initiative for...

Hawker diaries: Customer demands more chilli sauce or refund, hawkers say be considerate

Singapore – A hawker stall requested for more consideration from customers, especially during the Covid-19 crisis, after receiving am unfeasible demand which resulted in...

Malaysian lawmaker questions joint nomination with Singapore for hawker culture recognition

Who really owns "hawker culture"? A Malaysian lawmaker has urged his peers in the northern state of Penang to be vigilant regarding the recent...

Hawkers share their sauce for success

Sweat, the smell of grease, the drudgery, scorching heat and the long hours of work can make any man or woman quit. But, not...

Founder of Makansutra rounds up his year in mysterious meeting with “hawker minister” Amy...

The founder of Makansutra KF Seetoh took to Facebook to share how he rounded up the year 2018; with a chat with Dr Amy...

Malaysians try to foil SG’s attempt for hawker culture to be on UNESCO list;...

The rivalry between Singapore and its neighbour Malaysia has reached a peak after many Malaysians criticized Singapore’s attempt for the United Nations Educational, Scientific...

Makansutra’s KF Seetoh: “Hawkers should write in to SMS Amy Khor since she personally...

Lately, founder of Makansutra KF Seetoh has been under the spotlight regarding the issue of hawker centres. In an exclusive with TISG, Seetoh talks...

Singaporeans upset that committee to support hawker culture’s UNESCO bid has only one (semi-retired)...

To support Singapore's bid to have hawker culture included in UNESCO's Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, a 14-member nomination committee...
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