Daily Archives: 2013-02-08

Statistics on the Population White Paper debate?
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:38 pmBy Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “Care for lower-income in times of slowdown: Chan Chun Sing” (Channel NewsAsia, Feb 8). Slow-down in foreign labour? It states that “the White Paper has proposed to Read More

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WP votes for a Sustainable Singapore
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Press Release from Workers’ Party For the last one week, Parliament debated the motion to endorse the Government’s White Paper on Population entitled “A Sustainable Population for a Dynamic Singapore”. The Workers’ Party MPs voted against the Amended Motion in Parliament today. Although Read More

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Remembering Ong Teng Cheong, the people's president of Singapore
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By Terry Xu “My loyalty is first and foremost, to the people of Singapore. It has always been so, and will always remain so.” – Ong Teng Cheong (1936 – 2002) I remember how I cried as I saw Madam Ling Siew May Read More

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Population growth: Losing the debate with an unsubstantiated case
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By Gordon Lee   Recent days have seen much scaremongering by politicians, businesses and the mainstream media about perils of calling bluff on the Government’s Population White Paper. But with the best of efforts to assuage the growing sense of apprehension over the Read More

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Open letter to PM Lee on white paper debate
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By Philip Ang   Dear PM Lee I refer to the Population White Paper debate in Parliament. MPs have provided feedback that Singaporeans are upset with the White Paper on population issues. Although Minister Khaw is aware that flawed immigration policies have “been Read More

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