How To Find A Job In Singapore

Singapore is home to one of the most secure economies in the world, and its workforce includes high numbers of expats, making it a popular choice for foreign citizens looking to work abroad. Singaporean employers are often keen to acquire skilled workers from other countries and salaries can therefore be extremely competitive. Unemployment is low … Read more

LGBT+ Life In Singapore: A Guide For New Expats

Singapore is not necessarily known for being a big LGBT+ destination in Asia, especially compared to Thailand and Taiwan. However, the small city-state does have its own unique aspects to offer new expats.Knowing about the scene in advance will help tremendously, as there is unfortunately not much LGBT+ life out in the open in Singapore, … Read more

How Does The Schooling System Work In Singapore?

If you’re moving to Singapore with a young family in tow, one of the most important, and probably the most difficult, decisions you will need to make is with regard to the education of your children.As any parent knows, choosing the right school for your child can be a stressful process even without the addition … Read more

Why Is Singapore Still Such A Great Place For Expats?

The stunning sovereign city-state of Singapore has, for the fourth year running, been voted the number one place to live, according to the HSBC Expat Explorer survey, beating New Zealand, Germany and Canada. Singapore has been actively attracting migrants with skills that can be used to help the country bloom. Some 36 percent of these … Read more

What Does Singapore’s Salary Crash Mean For Expats?

It may be clichéd to say that Singapore is where east meets west, but the cliché has been true for centuries. The Lion City was a strategic trading post when sailing ships raced to bring silks, teas and spices back to Europe. In recent years, the city-state became an economic titan, with billions of dollars … Read more

Singapore’s Early Learning Village: A Good Choice For Expat Children?

One of the main challenges for many expat families is finding the best education for their children. What are the best options academically? And is that option affordable?In previous articles we’ve focused on providing extensive lists of options across the city of Singapore. In this feature, we focus on the Early Learning Village, an establishment … Read more

Homeware Shopping In Singapore – A Guide For New Expats

What makes a home a home? If you’re moving to a new country, even temporarily, you will want to be able to make your home a haven; an oasis of calm to return to. With people’s personal tastes varying so vastly, there is a good chance that one person’s idea of chic decor is your … Read more

A Guide To Hiring Home Help In Singapore

Many people these days are so busy juggling work, social commitments and family life that keeping a home spick and span or having time to do the grocery shopping isn’t always possible. If you’re an expat in Singapore contemplating hiring some home help, then this is the guide for you! This article outlines the various … Read more

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