herworldplus.com Archives - 16 April 2014, Wednesday

  • Lee Minho in Singapore for Innisfree His beauty secret, revealed.

    Lee Min Ho in Singapore for innisfree: His beauty secret, revealed

    herworldplus.com 19 Dec '13, 3pm

    The biggest blossom in the bouquet of Korean "flower men", innisfree global ambassador Lee Min Ho was flown into Singapore this week, to the festive cheer of his many dedicated admirers. Here’s what went down. Prior to the press conference, the generous gent – girthed in a cornflower ...

  • Big Bang mentioned! Top 5 sexiest stars at Singapore Grand Prix 2013 | herworldPLUS:

    Top 5 sexiest stars at Singapore Grand Prix 2013

    herworldplus.com 18 Sep '13, 9am

    BIGBANG Technically, this would be a Top 9 list if we were to treat each funky-haired member of this K-pop boyband as an individual unit – but we want to take them in, all at once! With a name like BIGBANG, we could come up with any number of naughty entendres, but we'll try our best ...

  • Indie music galore: Explosions in the Sky @EITS, @mewxinfo, @best_coast & more in #Singapore @CampSymmetry

    Explosions in the Sky, Mew to headline Camp Symmetry music festival in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 06 Sep '13, 1am

    Danish prog-indie group Mew to stage first Singapore show at Camp Symmetry. PHOTOS: SYMMETRY ENTERTAINMENT Acclaimed indie bands from around the world who have never played here before will be featured at the new local indie music festival Camp Symmetry. These include Texas post-rock ...

  • WTG #SG! @adamlambert wears Singapore label @DEPRESSIONcomsg shoes at the VMAs. #VMA #A…

    Adam Lambert wears Singapore label Depression at the VMAs

    herworldplus.com 27 Aug '13, 4am

    Singapore fashion brand Depression got a shout out at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards when American singer-songwriter Adam Lambert strutted down the red carpet in a pair of grey lace-up platform shoes from the brand. Lambert, who’s known for his flamboyant style that flits between roc...

  • In #Singapore this October — Krispy Kreme to open dine-in outlet at @TANGS Orchard @KrispyKremeSIN…

    Krispy Kreme Singapore to open at Tangs Orchard

    herworldplus.com 29 Jul '13, 4am

    We'd first heard rumours bubbling in late 2012, that this American doughnut franchise will soon reach Singapore shores . Now, the location has been set: Krispy Kreme will open its first Singapore store at Tangs Orchard Basement 1 in October 2013. A brand representative had shared with...

  • Skull and Haha win over crowd at Singapore press conference

    herworldplus.com 20 Jul '13, 2am

    Q: Haha, did you expect Running Man to be so popular when you first started and did you expect such a huge following in Asia? Haha: I definitely didn’t expect it at all. At first it wasn’t very popular in Korea and the popularity of the show actually started with the South East Asian ...

  • Skull and Haha win over crowd at Singapore press conference

    herworldplus.com 20 Jul '13, 1am

    Q: Haha, did you expect Running Man to be so popular when you first started and did you expect such a huge following in Asia? Haha: I definitely didn’t expect it at all. At first it wasn’t very popular in Korea and the popularity of the show actually started with the South East Asian ...

  • Alternative pop band The xx will perform an additional show on August 1 in Singapore..

    The xx to stage first concert in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 15 Jul '13, 1am

    UPDATE 15/07/2013 The xx will perform an additional show on August 1; tickets for the August 2 show were all sold out within a week, said the concert organisers. Concert tickets for the August 1 show will go on sale from July 16, 2013 at 9am, from SISTIC . LAST UPDATED ON 28/03/2013 T...

  • 16 Singapore steamboat restaurants to try

    herworldplus.com 18 Jun '13, 3am

    The key ingredient is freshly sliced Norwegian salmon. The other star is the hearty soup made from salmon heads, bones and chicken, simmered for at least four hours over a charcoal fire. This is the first steamboat venture by Mr Sham Hei, owner of the Shen Xi Lao Huo Tang herbal soup ...

  • Shatec Institutes turns 30! These award-winning #Singapore chefs create dishes for their alma mater

    Top Singapore chefs create dishes for Shatec

    herworldplus.com 17 Jun '13, 1am

    The Gala Dinner At The Shangri-La Hotel includes Mud Crab Remoulade With Yuzu Daikon . ALL PHOTOS: SHATEC Singapore's pioneer hospitality school, Shatec Institutes, celebrates its 30th anniversary with meals created by some of its most celebrated alumni. Last Friday, it served a four-...

  • Iggy Azalea (@IGGYAZALEA) to headline 1 World Music Festival (@1WorldFest) in #Singapore

    Iggy Azalea to headline 1 World Music Festival in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 13 Jun '13, 4am

    If the Singapore Grand Prix festivities aren’t enough for you, this music festival will give you even more reason to look forward to September. Happening on September 20 and 21, 1 World Music Festival will bring even more international stars to Singapore during the racing weekend. To ...

  • @SnoopDogg, Iggy Azalea (@IGGYAZALEA) to headline 1 World Music Festival, in #Singapore this Sept! @1WorldFest

    Snoop Dogg, Iggy Azalea to headline 1 World Music Festival in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 12 Jun '13, 6am

    Snoop Dogg (Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.) to perform at 1 World Music Festival. PHOTOS: RETFAR ENTERTAINMENT If the Singapore Grand Prix festivities aren’t enough for you, this music festival will give you even more reason to look forward to September. Happening on September 20 and 21,...

  • Stereophonics back in Singapore - the rock band to hold a concert this July!

    Stereophonics back in Singapore for live concert in July

    herworldplus.com 14 May '13, 8am

    PHOTO COURTESY OF LAMC PRODUCTIONS Get ready to rock out with Stereophonics in Singapore soon. The Welsh alternative rock band will stage a live performance at The Coliseum in Hard Rock Hotel Singapore on July 25. Back in support of their eighth studio album, Graffiti on the Tracks , ...

  • CNBlue in Singapore: “Fans, scream your lungs out for us!”

    CNBlue in Singapore: “Fans, scream your lungs out for us!”

    herworldplus.com 12 Apr '13, 9am

    Left to right: Jung-Shin, Jong-Hyun, Yong Hwa and Min Hyuk Having just flown in to Singapore last night, the boys from CNBlue – Jung Yong Hwa, Lee Jong-Hyun, Lee Jung-Shin and Kang Min Hyuk – showed no signs of fatigue during their hour-long press conference held earlier at the Grand ...

  • Jamie Oliver to hold Singapore graffiti art contest

    herworldplus.com 01 Mar '13, 9am

    Budding graffiti artists, listen up: here's a chance to design a graffiti mural for Jamie Oliver’s first restaurant in Singapore. Ahead of the restaurant opening at VivoCity this year, the celebrity chef wants Singapore artists to send in sketches of their proposed designs, along with...

  • Fans of Korean band #CNBLUE, rejoice! They are finally coming into town for their first-ever solo concert!

    CNBLUE to perform in Singapore on April 13

    herworldplus.com 01 Mar '13, 3am

    Leader of CNBLUE Jung Yong Hwa is definitely not a stranger to all K-pop fans. Afterall, the charismatic singer/songwriter/host/actor has been a fan favourite since he starred in hit drama series You’re Beautiful. Thanks to Jung, fans also got to know the music of CNBLUE, short for Co...

  • Read our interview w #RunningMan fave #KimJongKook; find out abt his ideal woman and when RM is coming to SG!

    Kim Jong Kook: Running Man should do a food race in Singapore!

    herworldplus.com 26 Feb '13, 11am

    “Commander” Kim Jong Kook definitely isn’t as scary as he appears to be on TV. The 36-year-old fan favourite of the popular Korean game show, Running Man and member of Korean duo Turbo, took Singapore by storm when he was here over the weekend for a fan meet and showcase; and was all ...

  • Singapore restaurant fifth on best restaurants list

    herworldplus.com 26 Feb '13, 3am

    At this year's Asia's 50 Best Restaurant awards, Restaurant Andre in Singapore has landed fifth place in the list. Deemed as one of "10 Restaurants Worth a Plane Ride" by The New York Times , Restaurant Andre is helmed by Singapore-based chef Andre Chiang (left), who has received acco...

  • SEE PHOTOS: Kim Jong Kook spills on his relationship with Lee Kwang Soo at his press conference #kjk #runningman

    Running Man’s Kim Jong Kook charms at Singapore press conference |

    herworldplus.com 22 Feb '13, 9am

    We were stoked yet slightly terrified when we heard that Running Man’s SpartaKook or Commander - Kim Jong Kook - will be coming into town for a fan meet. After all, he did have a reputation for being ruthless in ripping off his teammates’ name tags in the popular Korean variety game s...

  • Singapore Restaurant Week returns in March 2013

    herworldplus.com 19 Feb '13, 7am

    If you've been wanting to try out your friends' fine dining restaurant recommendations, here's more reason to do so this March. Running from March 18 to 24, the latest edition of the Singapore Restaurant Week returns with more lucky draw prizes and restaurants than ever before. Dine a...

  • SEE PHOTOS: K-Pop girl quartet Miss A talks about romantic dates, their ideal man, fashion styles and more

    Miss A sparkles at Singapore press conference

    herworldplus.com 15 Feb '13, 10am

    With hits like “Good Bye Baby”, “Bad Girl Good Girl” and “I Don’t Need a Man” and the title of their latest EP “Independent Women Part III”, it would seem like Korean-Chinese girl group Miss A are all about girl power. At the press conference held at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hot...

  • Laduree to open Singapore store at Takashimaya

    herworldplus.com 15 Feb '13, 7am

    The famed macarons and confectioneries from French patisserie Laduree have found a home in Singapore - with the luxury brand opening two outlets at Takashimaya Shopping Centre by April. Laduree's entrance here is a partnership with luxury watch retailer The Hour Glass, which also has ...

  • Laduree to open Singapore store at Takashimaya

    herworldplus.com 15 Feb '13, 6am

    The famed macarons and confectioneries from French patisserie Laduree have found a home in Singapore - with the luxury brand opening two outlets at Takashimaya Shopping Centre by April. Laduree's entrance here is a partnership with luxury watch retailer The Hour Glass, which also has ...

  • V'Day 2013: Romantic restaurants for Valentine’s Day in Singapore |

    herworldplus.com 22 Jan '13, 5am

    Where should you go for Valentine’s Day? Most of us will opt for an amorous dinner; but you better act fast, before the best spots are fully booked. If your man is still clueless on where to go, nudge him in the right direction with a list like this. Here’s our picks for where to dine...

  • Adam Lambert to perform in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 21 Jan '13, 10am

    Glamberts, get ready for it – Adam Lambert will finally be bringing his first full-scale concert to Singapore this March! Lambert, who’s known for his flamboyant, theatrical style and vocal prowess since his American Idol days will be gracing our shores for a one-night only concert at...

  • FUN. to perform live in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 18 Jan '13, 5am

    Catapulting to fame with their hit single “We Are Young” after it was used in a Chevy Superbowl ad in 2011, indie-pop band FUN. has since been topping charts and clinching awards with their whimsical tunes; most notably “Some Nights”. Come March 15, you’ll be able to catch the three-m...

  • 5 best places to have jamon iberico in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 07 Jan '13, 8am

    Jamon (pronounced ha-mon) is the Spanish word for ham. This particular one comes from the black iberian pig, whose meat is cured for a minimum of 24-months. People love it for its complex, salty and somewhat woody flavours that seem to become more intense as you chew. Prices depend on...

  • From Perth to New York: here's where to go when you're craving for Singapore food abroad #travel

    Taste of home: Where to find Singapore food abroad

    herworldplus.com 04 Jan '13, 7am

    Singapore food is making inroads into every corner of the globe, spearheaded by home-grown restaurateurs who are dishing out authentic fare, confident in its quality and taste. Among them is Mr Lawrence Reutens, 41, chef and owner of Masak in New York, which opened in September last y...

  • Food review: Star grill sizzles

    herworldplus.com 12 Dec '12, 3am

    The Korean wave is not limited to just pop music. The country's food, too, is very popular here, with more and more eateries opening. New Korean restaurant Bornga has barely opened at The Star Vista for a month and it was already packed when I was there last Monday night. It is the fi...

  • 5 ways to survive Zoukout 2012

    herworldplus.com 06 Dec '12, 11am

    We’ve been waiting all year for this - Siloso Beach gears up to become party central with Zoukout 2012 that’s taking place in Sentosa this weekend, on December 7 and 8. We’re psyched to dance until the sun rises to the best club remixes, spun from the very fingertips of world renowned...