This year’s The New Paper Big Walk participants can look forward to a leisurely 5km walk along a fun-filled route. The Nov 18 walk will be hosted by One FM 91.3 DJ Andre Hoeden and Kiss92 DJ Desiree Lai.
In 1994, six friends participated in The New Paper Big Walk. Twenty-four years later, they are walking together again – this time with their wives and children, a sign-up initiated by one of the six – Mr Mark Tan.
Singapore’s workforce is diverse, due to its multiracial population, demographic shifts and globalisation.
After a car accident in 2008 left her paralysed from the waist down, Ms Yuria Tantono’s biggest worry was keeping her job as an associate at DBS Bank.
After working in the supply chain industry for two years, Ms Jeyaragini Davindran, 30, realised she did not want to spend the rest of her career analysing figures and churning out reports.
Walking as a group allows members to encourage each other, says sports club volunteer.