Biography of the Author Goh Chiew Tong

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Goh Chiew Tong

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  1. Retrenched and starting over at 50
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    Retrenched and starting over at 50

    When 50-year-old Malliga got laid off from her dream job at Changi Airport, she wasn't sure how she'd survive in a changed job market. But her ...
  2. Malliga at Changi Airport

    Retrenched from her Changi Airport job, she’s making a career switch at 50 – to healthcare

    With family bills to pay, and 14 years since she’d last had to look for a job, Malliga wasn’t sure how she’d survive in a changed job market. At ...
  3. For months, Margaret Anthony looked for jobs via just one job portal. Then she reworked her strategy

    No jobs for a fresh grad? She discovered it’s not true — if you learn how to tap the opportunities

    She didn’t get any responses to her job applications, which made design student Margaret Anthony worry that her skills weren’t ‘good enough’. Then ...
  4. rumah solehah 13

    The matron who heals with tough love, in her shelter for those with HIV

    To care for HIV-positive women who have been shunned by their families and stigmatised by Malaysian society, this CNA Insider InspirAsian gave up ...
  5. (ct) youth mental health 1

    IN FOCUS: The challenges young people face in seeking mental health help

    Suicide continues to be the leading cause of death for youths, with a total of 71 people aged 20 to 29 taking their own lives last year. CNA looks ...
  6. diaper lawrence 3

    This entrepreneur is giving dignity to needy folks, one diaper at a time

    When he noticed how old and needy folks would save on diapers even though they have urinary incontinence, Mr Lawrence Ng started his own company, ...
  7. A2 food insecurity 23

    Pulling together in creative ways, to better feed food insecure Singaporeans

    There are over a hundred food assistance groups helping the needy. But why are good intentions sometimes falling short of meeting needs – and can ...
  8. A1 food insecurity 32

    Why in a cheap food paradise, some Singaporeans are still going hungry

    A cleaner unable to work, a family with a 4-room flat, a single dad in debt – those experiencing food insecurity are more diverse than you think.
  9. stuffd free food for kids 1

    He went hungry as a teen. Now Stuff’d boss is feeding kids who can’t afford a meal

    For a year, he had one meal a day and quaffed water to keep hunger at bay. It’s why Adrian Ang started a programme to give free meals to more than ...