Biography of the Author Mayo Martin

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Mayo Martin

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. Melissa Chan's family

    She couldn't help her dad – but now she's helping other dementia patients with tech

    Melissa Chan of Project We Forgot and Homage knows that caregiving is "a human thing", but it's the development of an app that is helping her do ...
  2. What Singaporeans find funny sense of humour

    What do Singaporeans find funny – or not? Here’s a handy guide

    Want to make Singaporeans laugh? CNA Lifestyle asks some jokers about their thoughts on whether there’s a uniquely local sense of humour. (Also, ...
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    Men: Clothes and shoes in stores don't seem to fit? Here's the solution

    You slouch. Your left foot’s bigger than your right. And you have love handles. Buying off the rack might not work for you – so get it custom made.
  4. Telok Blangah Peranakan food Makko Teck Neo dry mee siam

    Hidden gem: The story behind Telok Blangah’s secret Peranakan family cafe

    Tucked away somewhere in sleepy Telok Blangah Rise is Makko Teck Neo, a 10-year-old establishment serving home-cooked Peranakan fare. And it’s ...
  5. Sake In Singapore Sake Festival Singapore 2015 Orihara net co jp_mod

    Kanpai! A look at Singapore’s growing appetite for sake

    Sake is slowly becoming big in Singapore. CNA Lifestyle gets the lowdown on what the scene is like today from Sake Sommelier of the Year Joshua ...
  6. Minimalism exhibit Singapore Peter Kennedy_Neon Light Installations_1_mod

    Minimalism exhibit in Singapore: What does Calvin Klein have to do with a piece of rock?

    The National Gallery Singapore and ArtScience Museum’s new blockbuster show looks at the history of one of the most important art movements of the ...
  7. Indonesian domestic worker photographer Singapore Ana Rohana (3)_mod

    Meet an Indonesian domestic worker who has a photo exhibition lined up

    Four years ago, amateur photographer Ana Rohana bought a secondhand camera just to record her memories of working in Singapore. But it has since ...
  8. the benefits of being a night owl CNA lifestyle cat

    Wide awake when you should be sleeping? You might be smarter and more creative

    Studies have shown that there are benefits to being a night owl compared to early birds – but there also may be a higher risk of heart disease.
  9. Being black in SingaporAfrican family in colonial Java, 1600s; courtesy of Farish Noor

    Being black in Singapore: Our African history might go back to Bugis ancestry

    A new play at the M1 Singapore Fringe Festival looks at the history of black people in Singapore. (Also, did you know Sir Stamford Raffles was ...
  10. Rebecca 1 Main

    Bold and beautiful: Rebecca Lim sheds her insecurities and steps out of her comfort zone

    The 32-year-old actress talks to CNA Lifestyle about bold new beginnings in 2019 – and her dream of helping young people grow up with confidence.