Stories By John Leong
129 Mar 2016 Tue
Danes work 37-hour work weeks on average, the shortest among developed countries.
229 Mar 2016 Tue
With two weeks of paternity leave set to become a legal requirement for employers in Singapore, Channel NewsAsia's John Leong travelled to South Korea and Denmark to see what can be learnt from their efforts to encourage fathers to play a more active role.
319 Mar 2016 Sat
The move is part of a wider push to help Singaporeans better balance work and family life, and that it will be discussed at the upcoming Committee and Supply debate in Parliament, says the Senior Minister of State.
417 Mar 2016 Thu
Senior Minister of State Josephine Teo is leading a National Population and Talent Division study trip to South Korea to study marriage trends.
509 Mar 2016 Wed
The theme of this year's show, which will be held at the National Stadium for the first time in a decade, will be "Building Our Singapore of Tomorrow".
603 Mar 2016 Thu
The challenge is not just in the taste; it is in attracting young Singaporeans to the trade.
708 Feb 2016 Mon
Kampong Glam is often associated with Singapore's Malay-Muslim heritage, but an ongoing exhibition of artefacts, photographs and oral histories paints the area as a microcosm of the country's larger diversity.
807 Feb 2016 Sun
Local sport has had to grapple with a familiar bugbear for many years – dwindling crowd support. Some cynics have said this is because Singapore is a nation that only supports winners. But does support only come with sporting success?
923 Nov 2015 Mon
Singapore's newest museum is housed in two icons of the country's past and features about 1,000 works of art. Over the years, the two structures have witnessed time marching past.
1030 Oct 2015 Fri
As small countries with a common perspective, Singapore and New Zealand are well-placed to make a big impact on world affairs, says President Tony Tan Keng Yam as he wraps up a state visit to New Zealand.