Biography of the Author Desmond Ng

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Desmond Ng

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  1. Golden Mile CNA Insider 2 main

    From the occult to a derelict pool: 12 things about Golden Mile Complex you didn’t know

    There’s more to this CBD landmark than its seedy reputation, gaudy discos and Thai restaurants - where a community of Singaporeans and Thai ...
  2. MIS Folks Kevin Chiam main 1

    Young designer invents kitchenware for the blind, but struggles to bring it to market

    From a knife with a safety guard to a chopping board with a side tray, the utensils Kevin Chiam has developed could be a help to the visually ...
  3. TTSH kitchen main

    Inside the hospital kitchen: 8 things you never knew

    Think hospital food sucks? CNA Insider finds out that whipping up three meals a day for more than 1,000 patients is no easy task.
  4. DFM instagram seniors cedric and granddaughters

    The loneliness of old age - and an experiment to see if Instagram can be a cure

    One lonely cancer patient wanted friends to know she was “still here”; a former sprinter didn’t know how to interest his grandchildren in his ...
  5. TP spy cam upskirt

    Spy cameras, illicit filming and upskirt photos: Are you being watched?

    Being unwittingly filmed is becoming a serious issue in Singapore, and for every hidden camera found and insult of modesty case reported, there ...
  6. (dn) Mummy Soh Airbnb main

    The house that gave Mummy Soh, 75, new lease of life as an entrepreneur

    She hosts dinners and conducts cooking classes under Airbnb Experiences, and maintains an open-door policy for people to enjoy her home, all for ...
  7. (dn) #dontforgetme St John’s Home for Elderly Persons main

    8 seniors on a social media mission to build a S$15 million home

    Almost all of them had never used a smartphone, but within weeks, these elderly residents of St John's Home learnt to shoot a video to raise funds ...
  8. (dn) ITS Uber Grab main

    How Uber, valued at billions, was sent packing by a start-up in Singapore

    Looking to expand in Southeast Asia, the ride-hailing giant didn’t expect such a robust resistance from Grab. Inside the Storm looks at what ...
  9. TFA discipline 3

    Would you let your helper discipline your little ones?

    Some parents here say yes, so that their children won’t grow up to be brats. Others say it’s a bad idea to delegate this role because of potential ...
  10. (dn) OTRD chef mission Thailand main

    The Singaporean grad who ditched his corporate dreams because of a glue-sniffer in Thailand

    The plight of a 15-year-old Thai boy moved economics graduate Daryl Tay to volunteer in an impoverished village, as Prive Group executive chef ...