Biography of the Author Lianne Chia

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  1. Rayner Loi (left) and his team, with their invention for reducing food waste, one dustbin at a time.

    From finance undergrad to food waste warrior, with a made-in-Singapore invention

    Rayner Loi hit the pause button on school to become the CEO of a technology start-up building AI trackers that make dustbins smart enough to ...
  2. proposal 2

    Would you pay thousands for professional help to ask ‘Will you marry me’? Some people say ‘I do’

    There is an increasing trend of men seeking the help of professionals to propose to their significant others, with some spending thousands of dollars.
  3. Mineral water bottle drinking

    What will it take to kick Singapore's growing multimillion-dollar addiction to bottled water?

    Singapore is known the world over for the quality of its tap water. Nonetheless, consumers here still fork out millions of dollars on bottled ...
  4. Funds were raised for GrabFood rider Roszana Ali's new set of wheels in less than a day.

    Help, and a new wheelchair, delivered to GrabFood rider with cerebral palsy

    Ms Roszana Ali has been surprised at the outpouring of support following her story about finding hope as a delivery rider. And the response has ...
  5. NUS graduates at commencement ceremony

    Students graduating from local schools to receive ‘tamper-resistant’ digital certificates

    The OpenCerts platform uses blockchain technology to provide students with an “easy and reliable way” to issue and validate tamper-resistant ...
  6. DPM Heng Swee Keat May Day Rally 2019

    Close ties between PAP, NTUC will continue into 4G leadership: DPM Heng Swee Keat

    Speaking for the first time as Deputy Prime Minister during the May Day Rally, Mr Heng says that the 4G leadership has witnessed how the close ...
  7. Why do we still keep schtum about our salaries?

    More funding for unionised firms that commit to training, raising worker salaries

    Eligible companies will receive an additional 10 per cent of support from the labour movement if they apply for the Enterprise Development Grant, ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong arrives at the Hangzhou Exhibition Cent

    Strong labour movement remains ‘crucial’ to Singapore: PM Lee

    In his May Day Message on Tuesday (Apr 30), Mr Lee also commended the work of the Labour Movement, pointing out that it has “good reason” to be ...
  9. File Photo Josephine Teo

    Consensus to raise retirement, re-employment age ‘a significant milestone’: Josephine Teo

    In her May Day Message released on Monday (Apr 29), the Manpower Minister said she is confident that the move will motivate both workers and ...
  10. Singapore skyline, CBD

    Ensure rules that are set can be followed, Chee Hong Tat urges internal auditors

    Speaking at a conference on Thursday (Apr 25), the Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry stressed that when rules and procedures are ...