Daily Archives: 2007-11-14

Singapore’s economic boom widens income gap

This is an extract of a report from Reuters. By Melanie Lee SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Carol John, 27, doesn’t own a bed. Every night she sleeps on thin mattresses which she shares with her three young children. Outside her one-room flat, a smell of sewage lingers in the common corridor. Just a few kilometers away, on Singapore’s Sentosa island, Madhupati …

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