Daily Archives: 2008-10-20

Minibonds – please don’t sue

All financial institutions, everybody will freeze and take legal defensive actions and then ‘your affected investors will have to wait weeks if not months, maybe even years before they can have recourse. I don’t think that’s the best approach’. Lim Hng Kiang, who said that “if the issue is taken to court, ‘nothing will move’ amid the legal wrangling.” (Straits …

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Why sue? Because…

In Singapore, opposition politicians have the right to criticise the government and government leaders, but that does not entitle them to tell lies or defame. MICA spokesman K Bhavani

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TOC YOUTH WEEK: Yes to elites but no to elitism

15-year old Pearl Lee questions the education system. "We should not question the presence of elites. A society needs elites in order to progress, but a society definitely does not need elitism, the bashing of the elites themselves, and unequal and unmeritocratic education policies."

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