Biography of the Author Kane Cunico

Kane Cunico

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  1. Lonely and 'waiting to die', Singapore's elderly poor find hope in many helping hands

    Poor health and mental illness isolate them from society. But a widening community network is striving to ease their loneliness and make sure ...
  2. Ploughing on: The faces and insecurities of Singapore’s elderly working poor

    The poverty rate has been rising among the working elderly, one study shows. Why do seniors here feel the need to work for long hours and low pay, ...
  3. Malaysian singer Yuna talks about dressing as a Muslim and life in Trump’s America

    The Los Angeles-based indie-pop superstar tells Conversation With that she is frustrated with people dictating what women should wear, but also ...
  4. Malaysia’s Muslims grapple with being ‘good enough’, as conservative voices get strident

    Wrestling with criticism and what it means to be Malay-Muslim, some worry that the pressure could drive the young into the arms of extremists like ...
  5. Heritage and gentrification: Is there a win-win for neighbourhoods?

    A former Kampong Glam resident says commercialisation has stripped away cultural identity, but others tell Talking Point there is a need to keep ...
  6. A year in which Singapore embraced a broader meaning of success?

    We learnt to celebrate our non-academic successes on the world stage, but now it’s time to reinvent ourselves for the changing job market too, say ...
  7. I won’t replace humans with a machine, says food entrepreneur Daniel Tay

    To take his Asian-inspired cheesecakes to the global market, the pastry guru is investing in automated technology – but not at the expense of ...
  8. Fire breaks out at 313@Somerset shopping mall

    The Singapore Civil Defence Force said fire involved the contents of a storeroom inside a shop on the fourth floor of the shopping mall.
  9. Eight years of stubbornness to give birth to their roti-maker

    The Singapore inventors behind the Rotimatic, the world’s first automated flatbread maker, tell CNA Insider why they never gave up, despite the ...
  10. From cranes to hypercars, family-run SME changes it up with new generation

    The founders of Wong Fong are handing the reins to their children to go forth and disrupt the status quo of its S$70-million-a-year business - and ...