edition.cnn.com Archives - 21 January 2017, Saturday

  • The spellbinding world of Singapore Art Week

    edition.cnn.com 18 Jan '17, 10am

    Scroll through the gallery for some of the best of Singapore Art Week. Words by Emi Eu , director of Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI) . 2016 was a challenging year for the gallery sector here in Singapore as there was quite a bit of movement within. However, this also testifies ...

  • The spellbinding world of Singapore Art Week

    edition.cnn.com 18 Jan '17, 6am

    Scroll through the gallery for some of the best of Singapore Art Week. Words by Emi Eu , director of Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI) . 2016 was a challenging year for the gallery sector here in Singapore as there was quite a bit of movement within. However, this also testifies ...

  • The spellbinding world of Singapore Art Week

    edition.cnn.com 18 Jan '17, 1am

    Scroll through the gallery for some of the best of Singapore Art Week. Words by Emi Eu , director of Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI) . 2016 was a challenging year for the gallery sector here in Singapore as there was quite a bit of movement within. However, this also testifies ...

  • 17 beautiful reasons to visit Hong Kong in 2017

    edition.cnn.com 14 Jan '17, 12pm

    2017 marks 20 years since Hong Kong's sovereignty shifted from the UK to China , ending 156 years of British colonial rule and the British empire in Asia. The entire territory -- with its borders carved out by British colonial rulers in 1842, 1860 and 1898, respectively -- consists of...

  • The best luxury safaris for 2017

    edition.cnn.com 10 Jan '17, 12pm

    Seeing it all can be a tall order though. That's where Scenic Air Safaris comes in. Its new nine-day endangered species itinerary makes use of a freshly kitted out 10-seater private plane, with rotating leather seats for spectacular aerial views. The tour takes in the Maasai Mara, the...

  • Insider Guide: Best of Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 03 Jan '17, 12pm

    CNN Insider Guides are thoroughly checked for accuracy. Given the fluid nature of the travel industry, however, some listings may fall out of date before guides can be updated. The best practice is to confirm current information on official websites before making plans to visit any bu...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 30 Dec '16, 6pm

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Will Bitcoin find a home in Africa?

    edition.cnn.com 30 Dec '16, 4pm

    Considered the most well-known of a number of digital currencies, Bitcoin has seen increased interest in recent years in emerging markets such as East Africa. Kenyan start up BitPesa is using Bitcoin for international money transfers.

  • Will Bitcoin find a home in Africa?

    edition.cnn.com 26 Dec '16, 2am

    Considered the most well-known of a number of digital currencies, Bitcoin has seen increased interest in recent years in emerging markets such as East Africa. Kenyan start up BitPesa is using Bitcoin for international money transfers.

  • Will Bitcoin find a home in Africa?

    edition.cnn.com 24 Dec '16, 12pm

    Considered the most well-known of a number of digital currencies, Bitcoin has seen increased interest in recent years in emerging markets such as East Africa. Kenyan start up BitPesa is using Bitcoin for international money transfers.

  • Will Bitcoin find a home in Africa?

    edition.cnn.com 23 Dec '16, 1pm

    Considered the most well-known of a number of digital currencies, Bitcoin has seen increased interest in recent years in emerging markets such as East Africa. Kenyan start up BitPesa is using Bitcoin for international money transfers.

  • Will Bitcoin find a home in Africa?

    edition.cnn.com 23 Dec '16, 10am

    Considered the most well-known of a number of digital currencies, Bitcoin has seen increased interest in recent years in emerging markets such as East Africa. Kenyan start up BitPesa is using Bitcoin for international money transfers.

  • Duterte slams US, says Philippines drug campaign will not stop

    edition.cnn.com 16 Dec '16, 2pm

    "In the crawlers of CNN and BBC, since yesterday, it's said 'Duterte admits killing, shooting criminals,'" the president announced to a booing crowd. "They're not wrong." 'Under the United States for 50 years' During his speech, Duterte also lashed out at US criticism of his policies....

  • 60-Second Vacation: Singapore - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 16 Dec '16, 12pm

    Asia's city state is a fascinating blend of architecture, culture and people

  • Singapore: South East Asia's architectural hub - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 14 Dec '16, 5pm

    Singapore is renowned for its modernist construction, but now Singaporeans are exploring the city's historic architecture.

  • Chinese designer turns sneakers into pollution masks

    edition.cnn.com 07 Dec '16, 6am

    "The masks make an impression, but they also show that you can use basic, everyday stuff to bring change into your life," he says. "If that helps to raise environmental consciousness, then I can consider myself fairly satisfied. Though there's much more to be done." Unusual material W...

  • PISA: Singapore teens top global education ranking

    edition.cnn.com 06 Dec '16, 2pm

    More than half a million 15-year-olds in 72 countries and economies sat a two-hour exam last year. This time around, science was the main focus compared with math in 2012. Try the PISA test yourself China slips East Asia performed best overall, occupying seven of the top spots for sci...

  • PISA: Singapore teens top global education ranking

    edition.cnn.com 06 Dec '16, 10am

    More than half a million 15-year-olds in 72 countries and economies sat a two-hour exam last year. This time around, science was the main focus compared with math in 2012. Try the PISA test yourself China slips East Asia performed best overall, occupying seven of the top spots for sci...

  • PISA: Singapore teens top global education ranking

    edition.cnn.com 06 Dec '16, 10am

    More than half a million 15-year-olds in 72 countries and economies sat a two-hour exam last year. This time around, science was the main focus compared with math in 2012. Try the PISA test yourself China slips East Asia performed best overall, occupying seven of the top spots for sci...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 05 Dec '16, 3am

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 05 Dec '16, 3am

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 04 Dec '16, 7pm

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 04 Dec '16, 7pm

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 04 Dec '16, 11am

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 02 Dec '16, 5am

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 02 Dec '16, 5am

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 01 Dec '16, 3pm

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Marketing genius? Buscemi sells sneakers for $132K

    edition.cnn.com 01 Dec '16, 2pm

    It's an astronomical sum for a pair of shoes, but speaks to a strategy Buscemi has employed with great success since launching his namesake brand in 2013. These one-of-a-kind pair of diamond-encrusted white sneakers that retail for $125,000 With the appeal of conspicuous consumption w...

  • Troop carriers seized: Is China sending Singapore a message?

    edition.cnn.com 29 Nov '16, 6am

    A team from the Singapore Armed Forces has been allowed to inspect the vehicles, which were then resealed. Analysts say the seizure of the military vehicles may be designed to send a message to Singapore. Teaching Singapore a lesson? Zhang Baohui, a professor of political science at H...

  • Cibulkova: Fist pumping her way to the top - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 18 Nov '16, 11am

    Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova wins the biggest title of her career by claiming the WTA Finals crown in Singapore.