CNY Celebrations: How different is Singapore’s celebrations from other countries’?

The Lunar New Year is an annual affair celebrated by the ethnic Chinese and it has always been an event looked forward to by many. Yet, does every

10/2/2019 5:03:00 AM

In Malaysia, the culture of steamboat and visiting is similar to Singapore though some families may be generous enough to host a buffet, inviting neighbours and friends to join in.

The Lunar New Year is an annual affair celebrated by the ethnic Chinese and it has always been an event looked forward to by many. Yet, does every

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