Daily Archives: 2013-02-05

Lowest income had highest inflation & lowest pay rise?

By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “Singapore’s inflation up 4.1% on-year in H2” (Channel NewsAsia, Feb 5). Lowest income had highest inflation? It states that “the CPI (for all items) for the lowest 20 per cent, middle 60 per cent and highest 20 per cent income groups increased by 4.8 per cent, 4.2 per cent and 3.8 per …

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Checkpoint Theatre Press Release – For Better Or For Worse

Press Release from Checkpoint Theatre Checkpoint Theatre is proud to present its first production for the year 2013: For Better or For Worse by Faith Ng and to announce its inaugural team of Checkpoint Theatre’s Associate Artists. The staging of Faith Ng’s latest play and the Checkpoint Theatre Associate Artists scheme marks Checkpoint Theatre’s continued commitment to nurturing Singapore’s new …

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Increase ROPC Rebate To Ease Traffic

Written by: Benjamin Bala   The Off-Peak Car (OPC) scheme was implemented in 1994 to replace the Weekend Car Scheme, which itself was implemented in 1991. Under the OPC, car buyers are given a range of incentives. Chief among which – besides the reduced registration fees and tax rebates – was the upfront cash rebate of S$17,000. In the 19 …

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