Articles tagged with “Pierre Hennes

Fishing Village

Singapore 2.0: Going through Labour Pains and the Problems of Success

08 Jul 2013

What makes Singapore tick?  Its people.  And now it faces a labour shortage. From our founding generations, from the British, from the waves of immigrants from southern China, India, Sri



Book Reviews | Regional

The Memoirs and Memorials of Jaques de Coutre: Security, Trade and Soceity in 16th and 17th century Southeast Asia

The Memoirs and Memorials of Jacques de Coutre: Security, Trade and Society in 16th and 17th century Southeast Asia

A swashbuckling young flemish man, seeking his fortune in Southeast Asia is a tale worth reading.  His adventures are replete with intrigue and lies, narrow escapes from death, his ships


Editorial

Singapore: not a police state but better policing in the wake of the COI on the Little India Riot?

It can hardly be said that Singapore is a police state in the wake of the Little India riot on December 8, 2013, and in the light of the Committee

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