Monthly Archives: July 2009

Free meh?

The ministry should state clearly what one must expect to be the minimum cost of an H1NI test at the Communicable Disease Centre, because it cannot be free if there is an $85 charge. Denis Distant, Straits Times forum page

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Lesson from Thailand

We have tinkered with our electoral, parliamentary and justice systems so much that in a crunch, we may find no clear way forward to resolve any dispute because every institution of state has had its credibility compromised… Our justice system cannot be relied on to take to task any government that chooses to bulldoze its way to retain power. Our …

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Singapore more open now?

I’m quite confident index or not, we are seeing Singapore being more open. Chairman of the Government Parliamentary Committee for Information, Communication and the Arts, Mr Zaqy Mohamad.

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