It is common for businesses to impose surcharges during Chinese New Year, but some have called off their plans to do so after feedback from customers. Co-founder of steamboat delivery company Mr Steamboat, Mr Benson Chan, agrees. He told TNP that the company had implemented a CNY surcharge of $30 since yesterday. “We have exceeded […]

Unmarried folks in Singapore had better collect as many ang baos as they can this Chinese New Year, because you’re going to need as much cash as you can get your hands on to offset the hiked up prices of Mandarin oranges and bak kwa. But those aren’t the only things Singaporeans are spending a ton of […]

The CNY season is coming up sooner than we expected and the preparations are starting to roll in. As much as we love the authenticity and heartwarming flavours of homemade steamboat, the option of a stress-free and no frills dinner may often be too tempting. Well, that’s where steamboat caterers come in. They offer customised […]

Customers say such services save them hassle of jostling with market and restaurant crowds With less than a month to go before Chinese New Year, demand for steamboat delivery services is heating up. At least five businesses here, including restaurants Hai Di Lao and The Soup Spoon, are offering home delivery of soup stock and […]