Biography of the Author Derrick A Paulo

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  1. Getai celebrity Liu Ling Ling was one of those who conceived in Johor Bahru.

    Why Singaporean women are going to Johor to make babies

    What's pushing Singaporean women to cross the Causeway to seek fertility treatment in Johor Bahru? Talking Point investigates.
  2. Ms Rubina Tiyu (right) exploring her options with fertility doctor Yeong Cheng Toh.

    The egg freezing dilemma of women in Singapore

    Only women with medical grounds are allowed to freeze their eggs, even as the fertility rate drops to a record low. Talking Point looks at some of ...
  3. Environmental hygiene is a criterion in some of the social credit systems that have been implemented

    Civilising China? A contentious social credit system moves boldly forward

    A social experiment, in which good behaviour is rewarded and undesirable acts face repercussions, is raising questions about what the future holds ...
  4. Seng Choon Farm produces 600,000 eggs daily from its 850,000 hens.

    Inside the high-tech operations of Singapore’s largest egg farm

    Seng Choon Farm has turned to automation in a big way, and CNA Insider gets an exclusive inside look at a few things Singaporeans don't know when ...
  5. LU new spaces to build homes main

    In land-scarce Singapore, new spaces for homes on the sea and in the air, possibly

    A floating island and apartments perched over roads and old buildings are just some of the ideas for how Singapore could overcome its land ...
  6. Changi technology avatar

    How Changi Prison is taking to video analytics and facial recognition in a big way

    Prison surveillance is going high-tech with smart systems that could help officers be more aware of inmates' behaviours as part of moves to ...
  7. Who mourns the elderly poor when they die alone? This compassionate 80-year-old does.

    The 80-year-old who cares for the lonely elderly poor, in life and death

    Lim Hang Chung founded a welfare society to provide Chinese medical services, and then realised he could do much more by giving those in need a ...
  8. MCI ITE Elevate lab class

    ‘We’re passing them hope’: The ITE student who found her purpose uplifting others

    Coming out of a low point, teenager Ng Pei Ying was “desperate” to make something of her life - when a pilot project called ELEVATE came along, ...
  9. Thailand is the first Southeast Asian country to legalise the use of cannabis for medical purposes.

    Promising or harmful? A debate ensues after Thailand legalises medical cannabis

    Is the tide of opinion turning? Is Southeast Asia becoming soft on the war on drugs? And what do the recent trends mean for Singapore? The ...
  10. Mr K Shanmugam's remarks came prior to a joint statement by the Home Affairs and Health ministries.

    ‘It’s bunkum’: Shanmugam on pharma claims about cannabis for medical use

    Government distinguishes between therapeutic products containing compounds from the plant, and “raw, unprocessed” cannabis, which has harmful effects.