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12 Apr 2019: The outlook for the Singapore property market

Developers have a huge number of launches planned for this year despite some challenging market conditions. Could it be a good time to buy a house?

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The Pulse is CNA's weekly podcast that takes on anything, from politics to entertainment. It brings together personalities with a view in a funny, irreverent and insightful chat that takes the pulse of the country on issues that matter.

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26:15minutes

12 Apr 2019: The outlook for the Singapore property market

Developers have a huge number of launches planned for this year despite some challenging market conditions. Could it be a good time to buy a house?
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30:23minutes

29 Mar 2019: High costs, high hopes and the deeper issues behind egg freezing

What more can be done to support women who want to have kids?
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23:53minutes

15 Mar 2019: The debate over the safety of Boeing’s 737 MAX 8.

What does the future hold for the latest version of this aviation workhorse, after two air crashes that occurred under similar circumstances?
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30:58minutes

8 Mar 2019: Why foreign domestic workers are borrowing money

Is it time to take a harder look at predatory practices that might be contributing to this trend?
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25:15minutes

1 Mar 2019: Impatient drivers and other threats on the roads

There were fewer traffic accidents in Singapore last year, so why do 1 in 2 drivers say they feel less safe than three years ago?
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25:44minutes

22 Feb 2019: A wish list for healthcare after the Merdeka Generation Package

How many caregivers does a senior need? And are we still struggling to understand dementia?
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27:37minutes

14 Feb 2019: What life in your 60s should look like

Despite Singapore’s transformation to cater to an ageing population, is society still ageist? Do outdated views on health, housing and work hold ...
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25:42minutes

1 Feb 2019: That awkward conversation we need to have with Facebook

Fight disinformation, restore trust and play fair. Are we expecting too much from Facebook? Were Facebook’s recent sweeping plans to regulate ...
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25:01minutes

25 Jan 2019: Is it time for the larger pet-related industry to come under stronger regulation?

Has it been too easy to buy a dog in Singapore? Or open a pet boarding facility? And why is seeing the vet so expensive?
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27:34minutes

18 Jan 2019: Does Singapore need a dedicated sports university?

National swimming icon Ang Peng Siong tackles what it will take to raise the bar for sports in Singapore – and produce more Olympic champions.