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Indonesia’s Rainforests Are Burning and They Matter Just as Much as the Amazon

Orangutans and other endangered animals are losing irreplaceable habitat, leading towards their extinction.
Edoardo Liotta
16 hours ago
News

Singapore’s F1 Organisers Are Trying to Deal With the Haze

They are stocking up on anti-smog masks.
Meera Navlakha
4 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Spotify Released a Haze Playlist as Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore Experience Toxic Air

Listen to songs like “Fire Burning” and “Mask Off” as air pollution levels reach insanely high levels in Southeast Asia.
Meera Navlakha
9.18.19
Environmental Extremes

Editor's Note: Why It's Crucial to Look at Environmental Extremes

VICE is one of hundreds of newsrooms around the world joining the Covering Climate Now initiative.
Natashya Gutierrez
9.16.19
News

A Man in Singapore Was Fined Over $70,000 For Selling E-Vaporisers

E-cigarettes may be on the rise, but Singapore isn’t having it.
Meera Navlakha
9.10.19
LGBTQ

In Singapore, A Christian Group Aims to Help LGBTQ Individuals ‘Overcome’ Being Gay

True Love claims to be doing nothing more than supporting fellow Christians. But critics say their faint rainbow-coloured liberalism is just a way to cover their true, intolerant intentions.
Meera Navlakha
8.30.19
weird

Man Arrested in Singapore Airport for Using a Boarding Pass Just to Say Bye to His Wife

Don’t let rom coms fool you, airport goodbyes are not as romantic as they seem.
Meera Navlakha
8.30.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Singapore’s Zines Tackle the Issues Mainstream Media Won't

From mental health to LGBTQ Rights and racial discrimination, indie publications run by Singapore’s youth do not back down from talking about controversial issues.
Meera Navlakha
8.29.19
Food

What Is Peranakan Food and Which Dishes Should You Try

Peranakan food comes from generations of mixing cultures, and the outcome is a delicious fusion of Asian palettes.
Edoardo Liotta
8.26.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

Fitbit to Provide Wearable Fitness Trackers in Collaboration With Singapore Government’s Health Initiative

The Singapore government is promoting healthy living amid rising cases of diabetes and heart disease.
Meera Navlakha
8.23.19
News

Tokyo, Singapore, and Kuala Lumpur Are in the Top Five Most Overworked Cities on Earth

Data from a new study reveals that residents from these cities consistently work the longest hours but are offered the fewest vacation leaves.
Meera Navlakha
8.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Singaporean Pedestrians Are Losing to Hoverboards, E-Scooters, And Segways

Personal mobility devices have become increasingly popular in Singapore. Some pedestrians aren’t happy.
Lex Celera
8.7.19
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