The Singapore Luggage Market: Embracing Sustainability and Second-Hand Treasures

The consumer landscape is transforming in an era marked by rapid urbanization and an increasing emphasis on sustainability. This transformation extends to fashion, with the luggage market in Singapore enabling a shift towards eco-consciousness and a preference for second-hand options. In this blog post, we delve into the changing dynamics of the Singapore luggage market, […]

China’s Ant Forest, There’s an App for That!

In the realm of sustainable practices, technology is helping lead the way. Among numerous remarkable initiatives, Alipay created  a prime example of how technology can be harnessed to mobilize millions and foster a sustainable future. Ant Forest was launched in 2016 as a feature within Alipay, China’s popular mobile payment platform. Ant Forest encourages users […]

ALERT: Indonesia Suspends Visa-Fee Travel for 159 Countries

With exception of ASEAN countries, visa exemption is suspended. Potentially in response to an increase of COVID infections in the country, Indonesia has temporarily suspended visa-free travel for arrivals from the non-ASEAN countries.  ASEAN countries include Brunei, Cambodia, Lao, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Leste and Vietnam. It is not known how long the […]