We had to address the elepha- *ahem* we mean rhinoceros in the room. What started with allegations of employee mistreatment at Singaporean production company Night Owl Cinematics has now evolved into quite the war of words between its now-divorced co-founders. We spoke to Coconuts Singapore’s own Carolyn Teo for a rundown of events.
Other stories include:
Tourists cancel Bali trips after PCR tests became mandatory for domestic flights: hotel association | La Lisa, No Lisa: Blackpink superstar won’t play Phuket NYE show | Failed ‘crash for cash’ scammer throws himself onto car hood, walks away | Indonesia mourns Canon the dog amid allegations of animal brutality in the hands of Aceh authorities | American burger joint Five Guys opens pork-free outlet in Malaysia | Fully vaxxed? You can travel to Boracay soon without RT-PCR | ‘Massive pest infestation’ closes Singapore’s Proofer Boulangerie indefinitely | ‘You have the power,’ US President tells worried Burmese girl
The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.