Soul-searching as symbol of 1970s Singapore faces demolition

Soul-searching as symbol of 1970s Singapore faces demolition

The looming demolition of a horseshoe-shaped tower block that symbolised Singapore's growth from a port town to an affluent city-state has sparked soul-searching about whether enough is being done to protect the country's recent history.

Costs force expats to look beyond Qatar for college

Costs force expats to look beyond Qatar for college

Sending children back home or to other countries for higher studies remains to be the main option for many expatriates in Qatar, it is learnt.