Category: Self Help

Photography: Reflections on Tonal Separation

What is Tonal Separation? The Geeky Version Before beginning the discussion on tonal separation proper – it might perhaps be useful to first propose a working definition. The most straightforward definition may, perhaps, be that tonal separation how one describes the transition between the dark and light parts of a photograph (as well as the transitions […]

Review: Le Bistrot du Sommelier

Where do I start? I suppose Le Bistrot du Sommelier is what happens when you pair someone who loves to drink (Maximilien Fedkiw) with someone who likes, and is particularly good at, cooking (Patrick Heuberger). Although Patrick has since left the restaurant – he decided to take a sabbatical to learn how […]

One question which is frequently asked by law students, interns and even lawyers themselves (or should I say especially by lawyers), is what makes a good lawyer? I don’t think there’s truly a straightforward answer to that.

MOC Restaurant @ Hillcrest

A new, modern Vietnamese establishment that had me going back twice in 2 weeks. It is really pretty decent, and the 1 for 1 drink deals are really worth it | Images all captured with the Ricoh GR & GM-1 Macro Conversion Lens. [url=https://flic.kr/p/TEDtVW][img]https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3945/33911535116_cf31f6a2d0_k.jpg[/img][/url][url=https://flic.kr/p/TEDtVW]R0300619 -GR – 18.3 mm […]

With the increase number of reports concerning the restructuring of bond debt, it is apposite time to examine what exactly bonds are and the features of bonds prospective investors ought to examine before making an investment. Bonds / Notes: What are They? In simple terms, companies issue bonds […]

Since joining the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) – an inter-governmental organization tasked established with the objectives of countering money laundering, the financing of terrorism and other threats to the security of international finance – in 1992, Singapore has made significant strides in developing its anti-money laundering and […]

Facilitating Rescue Finance

Introduction The Companies (Amendment) Bill 2017 passed on 10 March 2017 introduces several changes to the Companies Act (Cap. 50) (the “Act“). Amongst them are changes to the restructuring and insolvency regimes, although this is not yet in force (though passed into law). A significant change to the […]