15 episodes

The Story of Singapore is a history podcast created by Mario Teng, tracing the historical and political developments of Singapore, from a backwater kingdom in the 1300s to an economic miracle by the turn of the 21st century.

The Story of Singapore Mario Teng

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    • 4.0 • 4 Ratings

The Story of Singapore is a history podcast created by Mario Teng, tracing the historical and political developments of Singapore, from a backwater kingdom in the 1300s to an economic miracle by the turn of the 21st century.

    Intermezzo I

    Intermezzo I

    The Story of Singapore podcast celebrates its one year anniversary.

    • 3 min
    EP. 13 — The Winner Takes It All

    EP. 13 — The Winner Takes It All

    Farquhar and Raffles bit their nails as they waited for the Court of Directors to issue a verdict on their case.

    • 21 min
    EP. 12 — Farquhar v Raffles

    EP. 12 — Farquhar v Raffles

    Farquhar’s career was over, but his tussle with Raffles was not. After packing his bags and leaving Singapore, Farquhar escalated their dispute all the way to London for a final adjudication.

    • 36 min
    EP. 11 — Planned Obsolescence

    EP. 11 — Planned Obsolescence

    Returning to Singapore, Raffles tore down much of the pioneering works and began building anew. Cast aside by Raffles, Farquhar could only watch, unaware that his career was hanging by a thread.

    • 32 min
    EP. 10 — Smouldering Tensions

    EP. 10 — Smouldering Tensions

    Raffles sought to make Farquhar's life difficult and tarnish his reputation by spreading disinformation behind his back.

    • 21 min
    EP. 9 — The Man with Two Faces

    EP. 9 — The Man with Two Faces

    Communication breakdowns and compatibility issues led to a straining of relations between Farquhar and Raffles.

    • 19 min

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