Daily Archives: 2007-04-12

Danger when simplistic benchmarks influence the wrong behaviours
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This is filed under “Letters to TOC”. From “boboshooter” I would like to add to the discussions and debates regarding the latest round of ministerial and civil service pay increases. Firstly I applaud our Prime Minister for taking the lead and donating his Read More

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Damage control by the prime minister?
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By Andrew Loh It is interesting to hear the prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, declare that he will donate his salary increment to charity at a time when the government’s moral authority is being questioned. The prime minister said: “To make it quite Read More

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Why the poor needs help now
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By Leong Sze Hian According to Parliamentary and news reports, the PM will donate his salary increase for the next 5 years to charity. It states that “he does not expect other ministers to follow his example because although the salary increases were Read More

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