Category: Community & Culture

Why Are Mandarin Oranges so Popular During Chinese New Year?

Why Are Mandarin Oranges so Popular During Chinese New Year?

During Chinese New Year, it's hard to miss the vibrant red decorations lighting up streets and homes. And then there are those beloved mandarin oranges. These little citrus fruits have been stealing the spotlight for ages. But why are they so special during this festive time?

Feb 6, 2024

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Lunar New Year Dishes Around The World

Lunar New Year Dishes Around The World

The most auspicious, vibrant time of the year is finally here to bless us with classic dishes to share with our loved ones. While these Lunar fares taste amazing, they hold significant meanings to the celebration. Learn about the Lunar food traditions of countries across the globe in this article.

Jan 31, 2024

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The Social Climbing of 5 Humble Foods

The Social Climbing of 5 Humble Foods

Did you know that those black, shiny fish eggs you see in fine-dining restaurants weren’t a thing of luxury back then? They were actually from very humble kitchens! Learn how caviar and other ‘fancy’ ingredients became such exclusive foods that we know today.

Jan 28, 2024

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National Pie Day: How to Make Avocado Pie

National Pie Day: How to Make Avocado Pie

Pie lovers and avocado lovers, unite! Celebrate this special day by making this decadent, no-bake pie. Simply set to pie-fection!

Jan 22, 2024

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Food Sustainability in 2024

Food Sustainability in 2024

The last couple of years have been a time of extreme changes in weather and climate everywhere in the world. The mass production and consumption of food are driving temperature records to alarming heights, triggering climate-induced disasters. In this article, we’ll be looking into the forecast for food sustainability in 2024.

Jan 14, 2024

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New Year Dishes Around The World

New Year Dishes Around The World

Food and drinks are the heart of every celebration in every culture. New Year’s Eve foods may symbolize good luck, prosperity, and long life–but sometimes they are just there for people to enjoy. Discover what different parts of the world celebrate the new year with!

Jan 11, 2024

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How Mentorship Can Nurture Your Team

How Mentorship Can Nurture Your Team

Now more than ever, it can be tough to retain great talent that’s right for your team. Offering ongoing mentorship is a powerful way to build a diverse, inclusive dream team with staying power.

Jun 20, 2023

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How The Global Supply Chain Crisis Affects You

How The Global Supply Chain Crisis Affects You

The advent of the COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on businesses globally. Organisations were forced to adapt overnight to the way they operate to respond to the evolving and dynamic demand and supply requirements.

Jun 16, 2023

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Facts About The Year Of The Rabbit

Facts About The Year Of The Rabbit

Let the year of the Rabbit begin! Here are some interesting facts about this zodiac animal.

Jun 16, 2023

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Hawker Street Food Revival In Singapore

Hawker Street Food Revival In Singapore

Singapore is home to the Hawker Culture, where community dining rooms are shared among the country’s citizens of all backgrounds. These hawker centers sell some of the best, iconic Asian dishes–such as the Laksa, Satay, and Cheong Fun–where the taste and cooking technique involved stay unparalleled even to those of Michelin-starred chefs.

Jun 16, 2023

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Why Is The Color Red So Prominent During The Lunar New Year?

Why Is The Color Red So Prominent During The Lunar New Year?

The Chinese believe that colors represent various ideas and are connected to the immediate environment around us. Red, however, has been very prominent in their culture for centuries as it is deemed an auspicious color.

Jun 16, 2023

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World Population Day

World Population Day

Every year, World Population Day has a theme, which is a topic of focus for the same day. The theme of World Population Day 2022 is “A world of 8 billion: Towards a resilient future for all—Harnessing opportunities and ensuring rights and choices for all,” as the world population approaches 8 billion.

Jun 16, 2023

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