URA – Or How I Spent a Morning in a Government Agency and Liked It! May 16th 2012 For most people – me included – the thought of spending a morning dealing with a government bureaucracy is akin to spending time in the seventh circle of hell. It is not something that leaps immediately to mind as a fun thing to do when you travel to another country.
However, the URA (Urban Redevelopment Authority) in Singapore is a definite exception. Sure, if you are a resident here, this ... read more
Asia » Singapore » Chinatown Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. It subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international ... ... read more
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“One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. ‘Which road do I take?’ she asked. ‘Where do you want to go?’ was his response. ‘I don’t know,’ Alice answered. ‘Then,’ said the cat, ‘it doesn't matter.”
― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland
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