Daily Archives: 2008-11-10

Golden u-turn, period.

We are into a period of good economic growth and social development. Singapore made 6.6 per cent growth in the last quarter of 2006 and 6.1 per cent in the first quarter of 2007. If there are no wars or oil crises, this golden period can stretch out over many years. MM Lee Kuan Yew, 8 July 2007 We cannot …

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First-world compared to… ?

We all have to accept some sacrifices and cutbacks. But compared to our counterparts in neighbouring countries, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar, Cambodia and Vietnam, our low income earners are much better off. Lee Kuan Yew

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