A scene from Singapore Social on Netflix. The reality-TV series about six Singaporeans has come in for heavy criticism from viewers in the Lion City. Could it be revealing some uncomfortable home truths?

Is Singapore Social on Netflix as bad as its critics say, or are the haters really hating on themselves when they say the show (no Singlish included) is vapid and fake?

  • Singapore Social, the reality TV version of Crazy Rich Asians, manages to drop some uncomfortable truths
  • One complaint levelled against the show is that it is unrealistic – what does this say about the people who watch it?
Topic |   Singapore

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A scene from Singapore Social on Netflix. The reality-TV series about six Singaporeans has come in for heavy criticism from viewers in the Lion City. Could it be revealing some uncomfortable home truths?
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Cook & Tras Social Library. If you’re wondering where to eat the next time you’re in Singapore, look no further than this restaurant in the Six Senses Maxwell hotel, Alain Ducasse’s BBR at the Raffles Singapore hotel, and Esora, past Fort Canning Park. Photo: Six Senses

Where to eat in Singapore: three of the hottest restaurants right now, from seafood in Raffles Singapore’s BBR to healthy eats in Cook & Tras Social Library

  • From budget-friendly to fine dining, here are three of the city state’s most talked-about restaurants
  • Alain Ducasse brings Mediterranean flair to Raffles Singapore, Odette graduate’s Esora is Michelin-worthy, Cook & Tras Library in Chinatown offers ‘clean’ fare
Topic |   Singapore

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Cook & Tras Social Library. If you’re wondering where to eat the next time you’re in Singapore, look no further than this restaurant in the Six Senses Maxwell hotel, Alain Ducasse’s BBR at the Raffles Singapore hotel, and Esora, past Fort Canning Park. Photo: Six Senses
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