Daily Archives: 2007-01-17

Sir, may I have the can please?

This excerpt is taken from Yawning Bread’s website. I was having a late lunch at a hawker centre — just some fried noodles and a canned drink. In Singapore, one usually gets a cup of ice along with the drink, and the first thing we do is to pour half the can into the ice before we begin with the …

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Shin Corp deal only a commercial one – really?

This is filed under Letters to TOC Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Lee Hsien Loong has been adamant in insisting that the Temasek-Shin Corp deal is a ‘commercial investment’ and that the govt is “not dealing with it. It’s not a government issue.” He goes on to say: “When you make commercial investments there is a risk. And if …

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