The Refinery

A yakitori joint, cocktail bar and craft workshop space in one.

1 hour ago
Geraldene Lowe-Ismail (credit: Singapore Tourism Board)

The oldest working tour guide in Singapore, Geraldene Lowe-Ismail, 75 is also a pioneer in her field and the first to introduce walking tours. Recently handed the Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding contribution to tourism, she tells of her natural interest in people, flying with chickens in Cambodia and why she would lie in front of bulldozers.

1 hour ago
Singapore Art Fair

Island hopping, yet more art, American folk and a visit by an acting legend are among the highlights.

16 hours ago
Bourbon Taste Test

Bourbon is in. It's not all about the single malt whiskeys with more American oak-barrelled bourbon coming on to the market. We blind tasted four small-batch bourbons and give you the verdict.

20 hours ago
La Taperia

La Taperia takes over the former Terry's space in Shaw Centre to serve up more small Spanish plates.

21 hours ago

What do wheat gluten, Japanese reggae and vintage vinyl all have in common?

23 hours ago
ZoukOut 2014 - Above&Beyond, Steve Angello, Martin Garrix, Richie Hawtin

Singapore's biggest night out is nearly upon us, get excited with our essential list of DJs you shouldn't miss.

2 days ago
JANICE WONG's chocolate paint

Hot on the heels of her Holland Village dessert bar's renovation, the 2am:dessertbar chef opens a new candy shop at ION.

2 days ago
Physical ABuse credit: Physical ABuse

We get it—you finish work, you’re tired, you're hungry, the last thing you feel like doing is working out. But there is another way to squeeze some exercise into your day with these lunchtime fitness classes. 

2 days ago
Crab in da Bag

They're messy, fun and downright yummy so no wonder there taking the city by storm. Here are five restaurants that serve up seafood boils in Singapore.

2 days ago
Juliette Binoche in Clouds of Sils Maria (SGIFF)

Just a few of the things you might have missed this weekend

4 days ago
Page 3 is satire, not news. Relax.

This week, we're asking ourselves the really vital questions—which countries want to secede from their nations? What services do migrant workers really need? And, all importantly, should our alcohol consumption be capped?

4 days ago
The Refinery
New Restaurant: The Refinery
A three-in-one space housing a yakitori joint, cocktail bar and a local artisan workshop.
Boggi Milano
New Retail: Boggi Milano
High-end Italian menswear brand Boggi Milano marks its first Singapore store. 
Desigual Store Orchard
This high-street fashion retailer is known for its bright colors and bold patterns.
Yoga Movement (Tiong Bahru)
Popular boutique yoga chain Yoga Movement open their fourth studio in Tiong Bahru.
New Retail: Giudi
An Italian leather goods store newly opened at Mandarin Gallery.
La Taperia
New Restaurant: La Taperia
A casual Spanish tapas place in the center of Orchard Road.
Sushi Jin
New Restaurant: Sushi Jin
A Japanese sushi restaurant invades Little India with fresh sushi and sashimi from Tsukiji market.
New Restaurant: Sher
A casual North Indian restaurant with lots of naans, briyanis and curries.
Gallery Huue
New Art Gallery: Gallery Huue
An art gallery, craft shop and furniture store specializing in arts and crafts from Korea.   
Koji Sushi Bar
New Restaurant: Koji Sushi Bar
An easy CBD sushi and sashimi lunch option with counter seats and high tables.
The Boiler
New Restaurant: The Boiler
A messy Cajun-style Southern seafood joint specializing in seafood boils.
Full of Crab
New Restaurant: Full of Crab
A seafood boil restaurant (with no cutlery) in East Coast, so prepare to get messy.
CrossFit Bukit Timah
New Health: CrossFit Bukit Timah
This new outdoor strength and conditioning gym offers the popular military-style CrossFit training.
The Decathlon eXperience
Decathlon opens its first experiential zone in Singapore where customers can 'try before you buy' sporting goods.
Jack Wills
New Retail: Jack Wills
A men's and women's clothing store stocking a range of tailored, British-styled fashions. 
The Luxe House
New Health: The Luxe House
A new Dempsey spa offering massages, aromatherapy and foot reflexology treatments.
New Bar: LongPlay
By the folks behind The Library bar, The Study and Esquina comes this industrial-looking bar based on classic vinyls from the 1950s to 1970s. 
Elixir Bar at KUVO
Bespoke cocktail bar in a multi-concept F&B space in the heart of Orchard.
New Restaurant: DEN
A casual and kitsch three-in-one bistro serving up small plates, bistro-style food, wines and coffee.
New Restaurant: Takumen
Yet another ramen shop. This time with six different Japanese ramen brands under one roof.
Pulau Ubin
Nov 30