Daily Archives: 2011-04-12

Helping the poor – too much money?

Leong Sze Hian / Andrew Loh We refer to new PAP candidate, Mr Lawrence Wong’s interview with Razor TV. Question from reporter: You mentioned that you want to help low-income people. Do you think that S$300-plus per month for people on the PA (Public Assistance) scheme is enough? New PAP candidate, Lawrence Wong, former Chief Executive of the Energy Market …

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Why Singapore needs more opposition MPs

Sudhir Thomas Vadaketh / Many of us will experience the joy of voting this year. More thrilling, perhaps, is that we will actually have tough choices to make—Singapore’s opposition has recruited some credible candidates. Good thing, for we need more of them in parliament if Singapore is to develop politically, socially and economically. Though the People’s Action Party (PAP) has …

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