From The Straits Times Archives: Museums and the role they play in promoting culture

The Straits Times-Ministry of Education National Current Affairs Quiz is on from March 21 to Aug 1. Its presenting sponsor is the Singapore Press Holdings Foundation. This year, 24 schools are taking part.

As part of the outreach programme, 12 primers on various current affairs issues are published in the Opinion section of The Straits Times every Monday. The paper's journalists discuss issues of national concern, offering unique Singaporean perspectives on these topics.

The tenth, published on July 18, focuses on museums and culture.

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The Straits Times, Jan 7, 2016

The Straits Times, Nov 24, 2015

The Straits Times, Nov 21, 2015

The Sunday Times, Sept 20, 2015

The Straits Times, June 30, 2016

The Straits Times, June 9, 2016