Are you an introvert?

Do you prefer your own company sometimes? Away from the madding crowd? Do you consider your personal space sacred? Chances are, like me, you’re an…

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Family in need of safe place to call home

A needy family of nine is seeking assistance as their current residence – a dilapidated hut with zinc roofing for walls and salvaged wooden planks…

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HUAT AH!

In the Hokkien dialect, Chap Goh Meh means the 15th night of Chinese New year. It is celebrated with prayers and offerings to mark the…

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Tunjangan Hari Raya?

Did you know that in Indonesia Idul Fitri has a legally mandated salary bonus for all employees, known as Tunjangan Hari Raya (THR) as enforced…

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Happy Birthday Nini Jamil!

A couple of weeks ago, we celebrated the FIL’s 72nd birthday at Ligong Restaurant at the Empire. The all you can eat promo is one…

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What did you do last weekend?

Last weekend, a whole bunch of like-minded parents who wanted to see their kids succeed in school and in life, accompanied their kids to a…

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Parents, how to be positive?

I’m sure all of us aspire to positive parenting all the time, but its not easy. Trust me, I know… Positive parenting allows parents the…

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BIBD 7 Habits Workshop: The Learning Experience

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens workshop concluded yesterday with a closing ceremony which featured presentations from all the kids followed by a certificate…

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Seven Habit of Highly Effective Teens

Yesterday saw the opening of the highly anticipated “7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens” workshop organized by BIBD in collaboration with UBD and AdvanSkills Services….

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