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If you worked 4 days a week instead of 5, wouldn't output drop as well?

If you worked 4 days a week instead of 5, wouldn't output drop as well?

Companies that trialled a 4-day work week actually reported increased revenue, one professor says. Read his commentary: https://cna.asia/3XQtkLo

Did you know that seaweed, lobster, grapes and ice plants are all being farmed right here in Singapore? We checked …

Did you know that seaweed, lobster, grapes and ice plants are all being farmed right here in Singapore? We checked out the local produce and tried some of it: https://cna.asia/3ukQwEa

WATCH: https://youtu.be/jIwQpmRhs24

Would you let a stranger in need stay in your home?

Would you let a stranger in need stay in your home?

Meet the Singaporeans who have opened their doors to homeless people. They told us why they do it: https://cna.asia/3gRPTic

If grades mattered less in Singapore, would it become harder for you to stand out?

If grades mattered less in Singapore, would it become harder for you to stand out?

Jobseekers would need to double down on leadership credentials, volunteer work and CCAs - and that only piles on more stress, this undergrad says. Read his commentary: https://cna.asia/3XQNeGh

One has a mark on her neck from playing the violin. Another is pursuing two degrees at age 12 - …

One has a mark on her neck from playing the violin. Another is pursuing two degrees at age 12 - but wants to improve his social skills.

These Singaporean "super-teens" told CNA Insider about their lives, their dreams and how they'll get there. https://cna.asia/3OUxhuq

Meet this 21-year-old student in Singapore who’s a finalist in a global e-sports competition – on Microsoft Excel.

Meet this 21-year-old student in Singapore who’s a finalist in a global e-sports competition – on Microsoft Excel.

His spreadsheet skills helped him beat more than 2,000 students from across the globe to enter the final rounds of the competition. Here's his story: https://cna.asia/3iwvNdY

Jiang Zemin, the president of China from 1993 to 2003, has died at the age of 96.

Jiang Zemin, the president of China from 1993 to 2003, has died at the age of 96. https://cna.asia/3u9peR9

Foreign nurses are drawn to Singapore’s location and ease of application, but more needs to be done to retain them. …

Foreign nurses are drawn to Singapore’s location and ease of application, but more needs to be done to retain them. We asked some healthcare workers what's pushing them to other countries: https://cna.asia/3AVpoiK

Temasek Holdings has initiated an internal review after the loss of its US$275 million investment into troubled cryptocurrency exchange FTX, …

Temasek Holdings has initiated an internal review after the loss of its US$275 million investment into troubled cryptocurrency exchange FTX, said DPM Lawrence Wong. https://cna.asia/3inAGGe

**377A debate:** The Workers' Party lifted the whip because it didn’t want to take a stand on the issue - …

377A debate: The Workers' Party lifted the whip because it didn’t want to take a stand on the issue - but MPs have a duty to, Minister K Shanmugam says.

WP chief Pritam Singh says Mr Shanmugam mischaracterised his speech and that the WP behaved like a loyal opposition. Read: https://cna.asia/3VibPBZ