Biography of the Author Corine Tiah

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Corine Tiah

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  1. Mr Tan Chee Meng opens his stall at 7.30am, and usually by lunchtime, he’s out of fish balls.

    Fish balls made by hand and sold out daily? Meet one of a rare breed of hawkers

    Set in the traditional ways of his father, hawker Tan Chee Meng refuses to rely on machinery or pre-mixed paste to sell more fish ball noodles.
  2. Today, the founders of the Dodo brand process over 15 tonnes of fish meat daily.

    From a kampung shed, how a family fishball empire was built on automation

    The founders of the DoDo brand, now a household name in Singapore, have transformed the simple and much-loved fish ball into a multimillion dollar ...
  3. By hand & by machine: Making fishballs
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    By hand & by machine: Making fishballs

    Both HupKee Fishball and DoDo Fishball started as small family businesses back in the early 1980s. Today, one is Singapore’s biggest fishball ...
  4. Inside the trauma unit of Tan Tock Seng Hospital
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    Inside the trauma unit of Tan Tock Seng Hospital

    "When shit hits the fan, you need to know how to mop it up, and not everybody can." Meet the trauma specialists from Singapore's Tan Tock Seng ...
  5. The faces and ages of Golden Mile Complex: Stories behind a landmark
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    The faces and ages of Golden Mile Complex: Stories behind a landmark

    “10 years ago, nobody gave a shit about this place.” It’s been called many names – from “Little Thailand” and “architectural marvel”, to “vertical ...
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    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 ...
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    Defying frailty: How a 67-year-old is training to walk again

    He'd dreamed of travelling. Retiree Jack Liew never thought that instead, he'd be confined to a mobility scooter for two years, fighting pain and ...
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    A musical tribute to Singapore this National Day, from the folks of St John's Home

    After a successful fundraising video on Facebook, the folks from St John's Home are back on social media! This time round, the eight spunky ...
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    Girl Guides forever: A sisterhood that's lasted over 50 years

    They are former Girl Guides and now part of the Trefoil Guild. Their friendship has gone from strength to strength since they were as young as ...
  10. The sisterhood of guides
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    The sisterhood of guides

    Aged 68 to 84, these former Girl Guides who have been friends for more than 50 years, still go camping and laugh like schoolgirls when joking ...