Hangout with ST: Let's talk about oBike closing down, ST Run 2018 and the 3-day K-pop extravaganza

Hang out with Alyssa Woo and Hairianto Diman as they talk about oBike pulling out of Singapore, a K-pop festival, and the popularity of themed cafes.
Join Alyssa Woo and Hairianto Diman as they talk about the hottest topics this week. Make-up by Urban Decay.
Join Alyssa Woo and Hairianto Diman as they talk about the hottest topics this week. Make-up by Urban Decay.ST PHOTO: GREGORY PHUA

SINGAPORE - Get your weekly dose of what's trending in Singapore and around the world with a live video series by The Straits Times.

The series - which adopts a casual, talk-show format - is helmed by multimedia journalists Alyssa Woo and Hairianto Diman, and airs every Thursday at 4.30pm on ST's Facebook page.

Topics covered in previous episodes include inequality in Singapore, the viral audio clip that sparked a global debate of whether you heard Yanny or Laurel and the World Cup fever.

In this week's episode, they will discuss bike-sharing firm oBike abruptly ceasing operations in Singapore, The Straits Times Run 2018, three-day K-pop festival HallyuPopFest and the popularity of themed cafes featuring characters such as My Melody and Hello Kitty.