Daily Archives: 2012-06-12

Feedback on SBS Transit's Express Service

I am writing in to seek clarification from SBS Transit on their Express bus services. I am a regular passenger of bus 506 from Jurong East to Bedok. Once in a while I take the same bus service from Bedok to Jurong East too. This bus service is supposedly an Express bus which, other than travelling on the expressway and ends …

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The Sticker Lady – Perhaps the Law needs to be Reviewed

By Ghui – In many ways, we are a country in transition. Our viewpoints, wants and needs are evolving and perhaps, the powers be have not yet caught up. There is an increasing mismatch between government dictates and citizen demands and the gulf grows ever wider.  The Samantha Lo saga is but the latest example of this seeming divergence. AsiaOne …

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Thoughts on PM Lee's speech to the Economic Society

~ By Roy Ngerng ~ At the Economic Society Singapore (ESS) Annual Dinner 2012, Prime Minister (PM) Lee said “I do not believe Singaporeans would be willing to pay the taxes that Scandinavians pay, or that our economy could be competitive at such heavy tax rates.” I do not debate the economic soundness of having low tax rates to increase competitiveness, based …

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