Daily Archives: 2012-09-07

Easier to get jobs?

By Leong Sze Hian – I refer to the article “More people finding jobs through CDC career centres” (Straits Times, Aug 17). It states that “More job seekers are finding employment through the career centres of their local community development councils (CDCs), with 3,300 people placed in the second quarter of this year. More or less people get jobs? This …

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Singapore Bets on Casino Revenues

By Chun Han Wong – City-State Hopes for Economic Jackpot While Guarding Against Social Ills SINGAPORE—Two years ago, Singapore launched its first casinos in a bold bet that it could bolster its economy without attracting social ills, such as organized crime and gambling addiction, that have plagued other casino capitals. Today, its two new casinos—Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s Marina Bay Sands and Genting …

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