Winter in Paris

It doesn't matter whether Emily in Paris shows the real side of Paris or not. What's more important is that the Netflix comedy made people yearn to live in the City of Lights. Of course, if you can't live there, the next best thing you can have is a Parisian wardrobe - which is where … Continue reading Winter in Paris

Wasted years for mainland students

The feelings elicited by looking back at the stories published about mainland students in The Standard between November 2019 and last May are complicated. In "Unis pick up the pieces," the student whose undergraduate graduation ceremony was canceled due to the social unrest completed her postgraduate studies in 2020 and has still not had in-person … Continue reading Wasted years for mainland students

Adjusting to the tech age

It's not difficult to define the terms "technology" and "entrepreneur," which are the two most powerful words of this century, but a definition for the term "technopreneur," the amalgamation of the two, requires more thought. Collins Dictionary defines a technopreneur as "entrepreneurs who begin and manage their own tech business." Technopreneurs continually and persistently look … Continue reading Adjusting to the tech age