Despite PAP's self-bragging of "clean and efficient" government, Singapore rank very top in crony capitalism, way above those countries steep in corruption such as China and India. In reality, corruption in Singapore, could be worse than any place on the earth, as it is being institutionalize, with full impunity. Elsewhere, cronies or government officials are liable to be charged for bribing. PAP is much clever. Scandalous amount of monies are transferred to the political and bureaucractical elites via astronomical salary. The business leaders then fleeced the peasants by imposing exorbitant property prices.
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- Caucasian PR abuses a local condo security guard
- Kenneth Jeyaretnam: DPM Teo Fails in his Duty to Protect Our National Interests
- Chinese restaurant owner laced noodles with poppy to get customers addicted
- Sex Blogger Alvin Tan is now in the US seeking 'Political Refugee'
- Foreigner Boss banned me from entering F1 nightclub because I left negative review online
- Vivian Balakrishnan more concerned about F1 than our health
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Dear Singaporeans, thank you for your support in raising funds for the court case. (FUNDRAISING: SUPPORT ROY NGERNG'S BATTLE AGAINST SUPREME LEADER LEE HSIEN LOONG) I am grateful for all the support and well-wishes, and thank you for reminding me to be strong. I will. You can read more about what the court and the fund raising appeal here. As I had shared on my Facebook, I will update on the funds raised to be transparent and accountable. Please see below for further information on the funds raised so far, as of 5.00pm today.
We all want to find our passions. We all want to do work that engages us and makes us happy. The trick, of course, is figuring out whether what we're doing is genuinely fulfilling... or serves to feed a need, fill a hole, or just promote the greater glory of us. Sometimes figuring out the difference can take a long time. Your ego and your "calling" in life can look surprisingly similar. But Both pull you toward the realization of your desires.
We refer to “Realistic ways to raise CPF returns” by Benedict Koh (Straits Times, May 30). CPFIS: 82% did not make profits in excess of the OA interest rate? It states that “So far, those CPF members who have risked their savings have not done very well. Almost half of CPFIS-OA investors (47 per cent) incurred losses on their investments between 2004 and 2013, while 35 per cent obtained net profits equal to or less than the default OA rate of 2.5 per cent.
Dear The Real Singapore, With the recent spat between our beloved PM and RN, I have heard many opinions on both sides and each have their points of merit as to whether the government should or should not continue with their policy of ever rising Minimum Sum and Withdrawal Age. CPF was created for the purpose to help Citizens to tide through difficult times, mainly retirement; allowing citizens to have a source of financial independence.
I applause the posting of Mr Inderjit Singh's in response to the President Address, he didn't have to do it but he did, responsibly. I am an average Singaporean started working at age 19 in 1971, I have spent my entire working life here. As an average worker with average ability, no background, no connection, I am pretty happy to get a decent job with a decent pay that can keep me and my family going for all these years.
It is interesting to note that PM Lee has actually shot himself in the foot in the unconstructive debate on constructive politics. Instead of a debate on our pressing issues, PAP MPs, as usual, were merely trying to win a battle of words. According to PM Lee, the 5 qualities of constructive politics are: (I’ll just list three) 1 “Effective policies which improve Singaporeans’ lives” Ordinary citizens have experienced an increasingly lower standard of living for the last decade.
Researchers found less gray matter in the brains of men who watched large amounts of sexually explicit material, according to a new study. Gray matter is a part of the brain used for the transportation of information from sensory and motor stimuli. AFP reports that the research, which appeared Wednesday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry, could not determine if porn actually caused the brain to shrink however, and the authors called for additional study on the topic.