Hangout with ST: Let's talk about the Thai cave rescue, illegal wildlife trade and automation

Hang out with Alyssa Woo and Hairianto Diman as they talk about the mission to rescue a group of boys from a Thai cave, and how robots can help us do our jobs.
Join Alyssa Woo and Hairianto Diman as they talk about the hottest topics this week. Clothes by H&M. Make-up by Urban Decay.
Join Alyssa Woo and Hairianto Diman as they talk about the hottest topics this week. Clothes by H&M. 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, million-dollar HDB flats, and the historic Trump-Kim summit.

In this week's episode, they will talk about the Thai boys and their coach who are trapped in a cave, ST's environment correspondent Audrey Tan and photojournalist Lim Yaohui going undercover to reveal the region's illegal wildlife trade, and discuss to which extent will automation take over our jobs.