Daily Archives: 2008-02-15

Budget Speech 2008

This is an extract from the Budget Speech by Minister of Finance, Tharman Shanmugaratnam. Enhancing Financial Security in Retirement This year, we are moving on four further initiatives to help ensure adequate savings for retirement. Voluntary Savings Firstly, we will encourage Singaporeans to voluntarily put aside more savings whenever they can. We will make it easier for Singaporeans to top …

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A CASE of double standards?

UPDATE: 20 Feb 2008: CASE to hold its annual “Walk With CASE” event on March 16, 2008. Its website says: ““Walk with CASE” is a mass event which will bring together over 5,000 consumers…” By Andrew Loh Every year, on March 15, consumer rights group around the world mark World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) with celebration – and protests. WCRD …

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