Why I am done with travelling

“I’m okay never to travel again,” I told my friends Hwee and Phil, who both looked at me in disbelief. “Yes, and in four months, you will call us from Ukraine or something,” Phil said. “My T-shirt is full,” I…

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Cricket: Twenty20 World Cup schedule under 'very high risk'

MELBOURNE (REUTERS) – Cricket Australia boss Kevin Roberts has downplayed the prospect of the Twenty20 World Cup going ahead in 2020, saying the October-November schedule was under “very high risk” due to the coronavirus pandemic. “Obviously, we’ve been hopeful all…

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Virus struggle an 'uphill' marathon

NAIROBI • World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge has likened the struggle athletes are enduring during the coronavirus pandemic to running a marathon on an uphill course. The Kenyan, who plans to break his course record of 2hr 2min 37sec…

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CPF increase for older workers deferred to 2022

The planned increase in Central Provident Fund (CPF) contribution rates for senior workers will be deferred by one year to Jan 1, 2022. This is to help employers manage costs amid the Covid-19 pandemic, said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee…

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