Month: January 2007

Penal Code Amendments & Freedom of Speech forums

PUBLIC FORUM ON THE PENAL CODE AMENDMENTS In Nov 2006, the government floated a draft Penal Code Amendment Bill and…

Huh, ASEAN? Does it really matter to us?

by Gerald Giam Mention “Asean” to the man on the street, and you are likely to get a puzzled look,…

Why we ought not to have a mandatory death penalty…

Excerpted from Kitana’s blog here. My father and B are both of the opinion tt I am sometimes too emotional…

Complicity in the senseless murder of a young boy

By Zyberzitizen Iwuchukwu Amara Tochi. Will we remember him – or even his name? Will it matter to us? Does…

Bloggers question Tochi’s execution

This is a summary of what some bloggers are saying about the execution of nigerian Iwuchukwu Amara Tochi. “Tochi was…

Entrepreneurship And the Future State of Affairs – Part 2

This is part 2 of the article on entrepreneurship by Leounheort. Part 1 can be accessed here. In a conservative…

Lawmakers Plead for Convicted Nigerian in Singapore

Report from This Day President Olusegun Obasanjo has sought the “personal intervention” of the Prime Minister of Singapore, Mr. Lee…

Report on the P65 Dialogue on GST implications

Starting later than the scheduled time of 7pm, the P65 Dialogue – GST Implications took place at NTUC Centre Jan…

NSP Departure from SDA– Study the Press reports

Excerpted from Singapore Alternatives. I would highly recommend a political commentary provided by Burning Republic State although I disagree with…

Singapore Swing

Excerpt from Newsweek International By Sonia Kolesnikov-Jessop Jan. 29, 2007 issue – Tiny Singapore, with its population of 4.3 million,…