10 must-reads for today

A father working with his son on a computational thinking activity at a workshop conducted under the Tiny Thinkers initiative last week.
A father working with his son on a computational thinking activity at a workshop conducted under the Tiny Thinkers initiative last week.PHOTO: TINY THINKERS
Dutch DJ Martin Garrix.
Dutch DJ Martin Garrix.PHOTO: TOM OXLEY

Tiny Thinkers, a pilot non-profit initiative to equip young children with computational thinking skills, is the first organisation to get funds from a new digital readiness component of the Our Singapore Fund launched in 2016. Projects can get up to $20,000 as part of the national goal to help the community get ready for a digital future.

A new farming hothouse will help Singapore achieve its aims to become more self-sufficient in food production. The 18ha plot of land, about the size of 33 football fields, in Sungei Kadut will be ready in phases from the second quarter of 2021, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon told Parliament yesterday.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 05, 2019, with the headline '10 must-reads for today'. Print Edition | Subscribe