Some notes… Facing greater competition for tourist dollars, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) initiated the ‘Uniquely Singapore’ campaign in 2004. … Continue reading Tourism and Conservation
The original title would have been directly translated as: <The old man and death>. Mitterrand (died 1996) was French President … Continue reading François Mitterrand
I read the republished version. The above is a cover of a prior print. Penguin New Zealand describes it: “…what … Continue reading A sense of history… Australia
Nicholas A. DiNubile. (2010). FrameWork for the Knee : A 6-Step Plan for Preventing Injury and Ending Pain. Rodale. The … Continue reading More Knee aid : )
In the book <When the Iron Lady Ruled Britain> (reprinted 2012), author Robert Chesshyre, picked up on a thread of Victorian … Continue reading Poverty and individual responsibility
Hmmm…all the earlier talk about the end of reading (especially hardcopy books) seems to be greatly exaggerated… Indeed, the National … Continue reading Singaporeans Reading!
I began reading this for two reasons – the sensationalist title and (perhaps less importantly) trying to understand the financial … Continue reading [Reflections] Reportage – 2008 Subprime Crisis