Daily Archives: 2011-09-25

Abolish the ISA immediately

~Editorial~ After all this time, the Internal Security Act continues to be controversial. We saw that at TOC’s Face To Face 2 forum [i], where the question of the 1987 detentions of the so-called Marxist conspirators sparked a sharp exchange between candidate Mr Tan Jee Say and our current President Dr Tony Tan. And we’ve seen that over the past …

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Tan Jee Say: Prepare for a broad-based non-PAP Government

Latest: The Singapore People’s Party in its media release said that it supports opposition unity as suggested by Mr Tan Jee Say and is not averse to being part of a coalition government. “We are committed to doing our best for Singapore whether we are the alternative, the incumbent or as part of a coalition”, the Party spokesperson said. — …

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Is GIC experiencing a computer glitch like CNB?

~by: Leong Sze Hian~ I refer to the article “CNB miscalculated statistics since 2008, releases correct figures” (see HERE). Following this revelation, the blogs have been abuzz as to whether other statistics may have problems too. According to the annual reports of the Government Investment Corporation (GIC), it  was reporting its 20-year nominal returns in both US$ (5.7%) and S$ …

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