Daily Archives: 2011-02-20

Foreign Worker Policy and Casinos will “break up” society – Tan Jee Say

by Joshua Chiang The measures that the Government plan to undertake to ‘strengthen society’ will be overwhelmed by the countervailing forces of the liberal foreign worker policy and the casinos, said Mr Tan Jee Say. He was one of the three panelists speaking at The Online Citizen’s Budget Forum on Saturday. The other two panelists are Ms Braema Mathi and …

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Reform Party’s Response to Budget 2011

The following is an excerpt of RP’s take on the Budget released by the government on February 18, 2011. My Fellow Singaporeans, Don’t you get the feeling that this is a government that lurches from day to day and has no long term plan?  That there is no one today who is the equal of Dr. Goh Keng Swee who …

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Charm defensive

The following is an excerpt of an article published on Hindustan Times on February 17, 2011. by John Lee In a recent security conference in Washington, a Chinese delegate caused an awkward silence among the congenial group at a post-event drinks session when he stated that India was “an undisciplined country where the plague and leprosy still exist. How a big, …

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