Daily Archives: 2008-04-30

High cost of living – what the government can do

TOC is happy to welcome Mr Tan Kin Lian on board as the latest addition to our writing team. He is the former chief executive of NTUC Income, an insurance cooperative in Singapore. Lessons from the general election in Malaysia Tan Kin Lian The Malaysian general election held in March 2008 produced results that surprised not only the politicians but …

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Putting Singaporeans first – The Workers’ Party press release

The following is The Workers’ Party press release for May Day received by theonlinecitizen. Press Release (1st May 2008) Putting Singaporeans First The top down tripartite collaboration amongst the Government, employers and a pro-government labour union is a sure recipe for potential compromises for the Singaporean worker. Overall employment creation in Singapore for the whole of 2007 is 236,600, surpassing …

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