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Melanie Lee

Melanie Lee

    China taking orders for the iPhone 5
    China taking orders for the iPhone 5
    The hotly anticipated iPhone 5 is widely expected to be released sometime between August and October this year, although Apple itself has been...
    Chinese city orders two fake Apple shops to close
    Chinese city orders two fake Apple shops to close
    Chinese officials in Kunming have ordered two fake Apple shops to close, not because of piracy or copyright concerns, but because the stores in the...
    New breed of elite sex workers cater to India's rich
    New breed of elite sex workers cater to India's rich
    Zeba, a 23-year-old model and actress says she's found the perfect job. The money is great, she rubs shoulders with the super rich and her working...
    Virgin Galactic plans more spaceships
    Virgin Galactic plans more spaceships
    Virgin Galactic, billionaire Richard Branson's space travel venture, plans to order five more spaceships and aims to turn a profit in five years...
    Mr Midnight, Asia's answer to Harry Potter
    Mr Midnight, Asia's answer to Harry Potter
    Young Asian readers seeking the thrill of ghouls and haunted houses no longer turn only to Western favorites to satisfy their itch.
    Toilet ambassadors help Singapore clean up
    Toilet ambassadors help Singapore clean up
    The classroom erupted in delighted cheers at the teacher's vigorous thrusts into a toilet bowl.
    Singapore girls pay the price for plastic perfection
    Singapore girls pay the price for plastic perfection
    She seemed to have everything a girl could ask for: a sports car, designer clothes and memberships in the most exclusive clubs in Singapore, all...
    Singapore's bid to be an entertainment hub
    Singapore's bid to be an entertainment hub
    The city-state that banned chewing gum and regulated the flushing of public toilets is loosening up and reinventing itself as a nightlife hub where...
    Singapore eyes Asian shoppers in fashion fest
    Singapore eyes Asian shoppers in fashion fest
    Asian shoppers with an eye for glamour and a wallet for luxury are off to Singapore, where stars suc as Gaultier, Ferragamo and Calvin Klein...