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Daily Archives: 2013-02-06

Lesser Economic growth for a Better Singapore.

By Terry Xu Speaking at the parilament today, Mr Inderjit Singh, MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC spoke out against the white paper on population. The first PAP MP who is speaking against the proposed white paper which would set a guideline for Singapore to increase its population to 6.5 - 6.9 million in 2030. While he agreed with that …

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Speech by Mr Inderjit Singh; Pause and solve existing problems first.

Taken from Mr Inderjit Singh's facebook status. Speech by Mr Inderjit Singh, MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC On the White Paper on Population Madam Speaker, thank you for allowing me to join the debate on the White Paper on Population. While the report has some compelling arguments for the 6.9m population figure projected, we all know it is based …

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HuM Theater – We Are Like This Only!

Media Release from HuM Theatre HuM Theatre, the company that brought you awardwinning plays like Rafta Rafta and The Kanjoos, is staging a new production called We Are Like This Only! The company’s new play is a full on forum theatre treatment of the integration issues rattling the Indian diaspora.The divide between the “local” Indians and the “Indian” Indians seems …

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Open letter to DPM Teo Chee Hean on White Paper

From Philip Ang Dear DPM Teo I refer to the White Paper on population issues. I am surprised that the White Paper on population “is for Singaporeans’ benefit”. I have yet to identify any proposals that will improve my life as well as my children’s. The current plan for population increase appears to have been hatched years ago, very likely …

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MPs who didn’t utter a word in Parliament?

By Leong Sze Hian Former Minister never speak? I searched the Parliamentary records http://www.parliament.gov.sg/publications-singapore-parliament-reports for “Mah Bow Tan” for the Parliamentary sittings of the 12th Parliament, since the last general elections in 2011, and could not find anything that was said by him. So, does this mean that he did not say anything in Parliament over the last one and a …

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