Author Archives: shaikkadir

Part 2 – A glimpse of kampung scenes of old Geylang Serai

(“A glimpse of kampung scenes of old Geylang Serai” is given below this reminder of our current national concern – Covid-19.) Covid-19: We’re in critical stage, so let’s heed expert advices in fighting against the deadly virus ********* Before I … Continue reading

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 Part 1: At The Arts House: A weekend with words

(“At The Arts House: A weekend with words” is given below this reminder of our current national concern – Covid-19.) Covid-19: Let’s fight to eliminate this menace together ********* Let us comply with the Gov.sg safety instructions to keep coronavirus … Continue reading

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Geylang Serai – as vibrant as 60 years ago

Geylang Serai – as vibrant as 60 years ago   Wisma Geylang Serai (WGS) grandly celebrated its first anniversary for three days from 17-19 January 2020 with lots of activities, including a record-breaking Community Batik Painting attempt.   It was a … Continue reading

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Part 2 “We are a family forever.”

Part 2 “We are a family forever.” With 30 years of experience in hosting the Participating Youths (PYs) of the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Programme (SSEAYP) for its homestay stint, the author of the book, “The ship that … Continue reading

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Part 1 A memoir written in honour of  SSEAYP homestay host families

Part 1 A memoir written in honour of  SSEAYP homestay host families Recently the book, “The ship that spreads friendship”, was published by the SSEAYP International Singapore, and given away free to all Singapore homestay host families of the participating … Continue reading

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Part 2 A peek at the SSEAYP homestay book

Part 2 A peek at the SSEAYP homestay book   You would have read “Part 1:  Wah!  This year’s SSEAYP PYs will get a homestay book memento!” published in my blog on 8 September (2019).  Here’s part 2. The SSEAYP … Continue reading

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Part 1 Wah!  This year’s SSEAYP PYs get a homestay book memento!

Part 1 Wah!  This year’s SSEAYP PYs will get a homestay book memento! Yes. This year’s participating youths (PYs) of the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Programme (SSEAYP) will each receive a SSEAYP homestay book to read and … Continue reading

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