Daily Archives: 2012-04-27

Social disparity: Not a Piece of Cake

~ By Elijah Pear ~ There is no doubt income disparity is escalating in Singapore. Debate about implementing a minimum wage law is becoming heated. Nonetheless I think we should take a step back to rethink our positions. First we should reflect on the reasons behind it. Why do we need minimum wage laws? To what extend will such regulations …

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Administering Fairness

~ By Wong Wee Nam ~ Recently 44 (and more) people were charged in court with having sex with an under-aged girl. One was allowed to go overseas to do his business and another was allowed to leave the country to get married. Indeed this show of sympathy by our judiciary is something to be applauded. Yet I cannot understand …

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