Monthly Archives: October 2013

20131031 Helping low wage workers, NTUC hoping for magic source from heaven?

CNA’s article “NTUC hopes for breakthrough in low-wage workers’ pay increases” is testament to its failure as the biggest ‘workers’ union’ in the world. NTUC appears uncertain and and pessimistic and is now living on hope. This sad state of … Continue reading

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20131002 SGH’s ‘reply’ a slap in the face

From: pipakh Sent: Wednesday, October 02, 2013 10:25 AM To: GAN KIM YONG Cc: AMY KHOR ; <a title=”bokkoh ; CHOON HOCK ; <a title=”cue_liew ; FOO ; <a title=”bga336 ; GERALD GIAM ; <a title=”ken_dxb ; J J ; … Continue reading

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20131012 City in a garden/garden in a city turning into a nightmare for motorists

Singapore’s ‘garden city’ is an artificial construct ill-suited to a dramatically changing weather pattern which has been wreaking havoc in every country. With more than a million trees, the different agencies do not have the resources to tackle the challenges … Continue reading

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20131029 I finally found Goh Chok Tong’s Swiss standard of living

(Inderjit Singh: “We can safely say that we have failed to achieve the goal set by the then Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong, of a Swiss standard of living for most Singaporeans.”) Goh Chok Tong, ex PM, promised Singaporeans we … Continue reading

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20131024 Are MPs paid to go after HDB sanitary pad throwers?

I hope Asiaone Singapore article “Tin Pei Lin goes after resident who threw sanitary pad” will provide some relief for stressed out Singaporeans. It appears our MPs are really overpaid and “chiak pa kway eng”. (Hokkien – nothing better to … Continue reading

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