When should you head to the A&E department?

Admission to A&E departments is for patients with serious and life-threatening conditions. Find out if you need to head to emergency, or to your medical clinic.

Internationalism at AIS

Transitioning to a new school and a new country is an exciting adventure. Immersing your children in an international community is an incredible opportunity for them to view the world through different lenses, appreciate...

3 Reasons Why You Must Send Money to Australia Now  

Sometimes our professional or personal commitments take us to lands afar. Even in the hustle and bustle of expat life, we have commitments back home and a considerable amount of these include financial transactions....

Outdoor Learning Rules!

Amanda Saunders, Junior Kindergarten teacher at Canadian International School, explains why exploring nature should be an integral part of a child’s education. No matter the age of your child or the subject they’re exploring, Canadian...

Summer Camp In Thailand

Live Learn Play or Computer Screen? Consider iCamp Thailand, the first and only American-style residential summer camp in Thailand, for kids ages 8 to 16. iCamp is a unique, American-style summer overnight camp – the first...

What should you know before buying an expat health policy?

              Buying health insurance is an important step. And since not all plans are created equally, knowing what to look for to satisfy our needs can sometimes be a bit tricky. To help make this...

Making the Leasing Process the Least of Your Worries

So, you’ve decided on the perfect residential home for your time in Singapore. However, thinking about the leasing process seems like a daunting task, with so many terms and steps to be aware of....

Keep your Home Cool with Blinds and Curtains

Are you feeling the heat? Singapore is characterised by a hot and humid climate, so we understand that it can be hard to keep your home cool during the warmest times of year. However, there...

Escape your everyday with a fishing adventure

  Imagine fishing in remote Northern Territory or Cape York for Australia’s iconic Barramundi, surface fishing for Giant Trevally in the Coral Sea or luring Black Bass in Papua New Guinea. If saltwater trips aren’t for...

Meeting like-minded friends with FOM

  Learning more about Singapore and Asia. Immersing oneself in the local culture. Expanding the mind. Acquiring new skills. These are just a few of the reasons to become a member of Friends of the...