News: Sennheiser unveils first brand store at Marina Square Singapore

02 August 2016, Sennheiser Asia unveiled its first fully owned brand store at Marina Square Singapore! The new Sennheiser Brand Store, operates daily from 11am – 9pm, features a wide range of the audio specialist’s consumer and professional audio products. Besides a broad portfolio of headphone models, the retail space offers a selection of microphones for musicians and video journalists, as well as BYOD audio conferencing solutions. And customers who are considering a new headphone, will be able to trial and take a Sennheiser headphone home on loan before deciding if they want to purchase it. The Headphones for Hire service is part of Sennheiser’s dedication to offering products and solutions tailored to benefit end-users. Customers only need to pay a security…

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News: STGCC 2016 brings the best of pop culture to fans this September!

Be prepared for a visual extravaganza from 10th to 11th September when Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) takes centre stage at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Level B2, Halls E and F. Whether you’re a comic book fan, toy collector, gamer or cosplayer, STGCC will keep you enthralled over the weekend with its varied pop culture showcases from both the East and West. ***** Here are a few established artists from the creative pop culture scene, who will be here in September: With more than 10 years of experience in making animated movies at Walt Disney, Phil Noto transitioned to become a comic artist by working for DC and Marvel. He has since illustrated for famous comic book…

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Thoughts: OBS Open House 2016 – Experience OBS

Ever wondered what outdoor activities and challenges Outward Bound Singapore managed for participating students? I did and jumped at the chance to visit during its Open House on 30 April, with a group of young students, parents + teachers and media. ***** A 10 minutes ferry ride (only for OBS participants) from Punggol Point Jetty, shuttled us quickly to Pulau Ubin campus. Upon disembarked, we were slightly mesmerized by the huge ship-like obstacle course beside the administration building. As we only have a couple of hours, we were given a quick tour of the grounds. We (my hubby and I) didn’t partake activities due to other commitments but here were what we learnt from the friendly instructors: Tripod Challenge Ropes…

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News: Fiji Airways to fly rugby fans direct from South Pacific to the HSBC World Rugby Singapore Sevens 2016

Fiji’s national airline, Fiji Airways, has partnered with HSBC World Rugby Singapore Sevens to ensure Fijian supporters easy access to Singapore to support their beloved Fiji 7s team, the current co-leaders of the ongoing HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. At the official signing ceremony, it was announced that Fiji Airways will be the Official Airline of the HSBC World Rugby Singapore Sevens for a period of three years, and scores of fans have already booked their direct flights to Singapore with many more eager to come support their team. ***** Fiji Airways Managing Director and CEO, Andre Viljoen commented: “As the world’s most passionate airline when it comes to Sevens Rugby, Fiji Airways is delighted to be the Official Airline…

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News: Anantara’s King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament 2016 Moves to Bangkok’s Scenic Riverside

Back for its 14th year, the Anantara’s King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament is packing its trunk and moving to Bangkok’s mighty riverside! The tournament will be from 10 – 13 March 2016, by the riverside of Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort. This annual tournament has become one of the biggest charitable events in Southeast Asia. Almost US$1 million has been raised and donated to projects that better the lives of Thailand’s wild and domesticated elephant population, including continued support for research and clinics using elephants in therapy sessions for children living with autism; donating a gantry to help lame elephants stand and a purpose built elephant ambulance to the Thai Elephant Conservation Centre (TECC), and donating an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) to…

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News: Singapore Cable Car’s 50 Millionth Rider gets High on Happiness

Mr Chuan, a 40-year-old engineer was on a Sunday outing with family – his wife and two children – and received a most unexpected welcome at Faber Peak Singapore, as Singapore Cable Car’s 50 millionth rider! Mr Chuan said, “We made the decision this morning to make a trip to Mount Faber. My children Julian and Olivia have been asking us to take them on a ride on the cable car and we wanted to give them a surprise. Imagine our surprise to be the Singapore Cable Car’s 50 millionth rider! It was definitely unexpected. This is Olivia’s first time taking the cable car and I’m sure it is a memorable one for her.” As part of the prizes –…

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