Need a short weekend vacation away from work or school? You can go to Batam Island in the Riau archipelago of Indonesia. You have plenty of things to do on the island. You can soak in the sun on the beach, or you can enjoy the fresh seafood and shopping centres. Batam has everything...
Event preparation calls for thorough planning. It takes time and effort, as there are many things to consider—the venue, decorations, food, accommodation, and even table and chair rentals. If you’re planning to host a party, you may want to seek professional services and ask friends for recommendations. Meanwhile, the venue plays a significant role...
Water damage is a deceptive problem, as you may not realize it immediately. It may take some time before you detect it because water seeps into structural cavities in your property, which create trapped pockets of water accumulation. This may happen because of heavy rain and/or snow, or when you fail to fix plumbing problems such as broken...
The growth of the rope-making industry has led to various ways of making a rope move in a certain way. They vary according to how tight they can be twisted, how they can spin on a machine, the knots, the different blends put into them and a lot more. There are also innovations on their hondas,...
Studying abroad can be an exciting, yet scary experience. The prospect of learning new things and getting ready for your future may exhilarate you but living alone, far away from your family can be hard. It takes a lot of courage and determination to get through your studies while basically trying to survive in a...
In the world of marketing and advertising, the packaging of products plays an extremely important factor in promoting brand name recall. Custom printed poly bags are among the most preferred materials used, which enables custom logo printing while doubling as a branding strategy, explains Rutan Poly Industries, Inc. Aside from offering a terrific packaging for...
Most people automatically think 'gold' when they hear the word 'bullion'. However, bullion is any bar of precious metal, and that includes silver bullion. If you are thinking of investing in silver, in general, you should know that you usually have to pay value-added tax if you want to have the actual thing rather...
Are you thinking of buying a trampoline for yourself or for your family? One of the things to consider before making a purchase is the shape. Trampolines come in a variety of sizes and shapes, which lets you make different bounces. Round trampolines are great for certain exercises, but if you want more room...
Game designing has a nice ring to it. If you think about it, it’s the best possible job in the world because you’re literally working to play. But, what most don’t realize is that designing a game is not something you can simply pull off. It involves years of actual study and a lot...
Not everyone’s a fan of the Singaporean government’s decision to accept military volunteers, particularly of Permanent Residents and naturalised citizens. The risk of infiltration and the training inadequacy of volunteers to work alongside experienced servicemen are two of the many criticisms to this volunteering programme. But the Singapore Armed Forces would not launch this...