Daily Archives: 2012-09-13

Singapore Conversations – Asking the wrong questions, looking the wrong places?

By Dan Lim – Can any real change come out from the Singapore Conversations initiative to engage the concerns of the people and the problem that Singapore faces today? Many on its Facebook outreach platform are already expressing scepticism about the seemingly one-way nature of this conversation. “We also want our voice to be heard, follows [sic] up and acknowledged” …

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Aware's fundraising event Supersonic Big Ball

By Terry Xu – Aware's fundraising event Supersonic Big Ball was successfully carried out on Monday evening with an attendance of close to 400 attendees, hosted by seasoned local artists, Pam Oei and Lim Yu-beng. Speaking at the event is Aware’s newly elected president, Winifred Loh. She recently wrote a post in Aware after taking up the role of elected …

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Help housewives and retirees become security guards?

By Leong Sze Hian – The Workforce Development Agency (WDA) has launched a new initiative to help security firms to recruit housewives and retirees. They will be trained to work part-time for six to eight hours of work each day, up to six days a week, and they can expect to earn between $600 and $800 a month. Pay $4 …

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