Daily Archives: 2013-02-14

Open letter on the projected 6.9 million population
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By Terence Yeo   The 6.9 million person population is indeed the defining question of our times. There are indeed powerful arguments on both sides of the fence, pro and against the population increase. We need a radical out-of-the box solution. Let’s negotiate Read More

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A protest against "6.9 million by 2030" at Hong Lim Park
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Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 04:19 pmBy Terry Xu A protest against the recently endorsed White Paper on Population has been planned by Transitioning.org (A support site for the unemployed & underemployed) to take place at Hong Lim Park, this coming Saturday, 16th Feb 2013, from Read More

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Singapore's Economic Model – the fallacy of “growth at all costs” – Part 2
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by Rajiv Chaudhry   What happens when population grows exponentially? If Singapore continues to grow at even half the pace it has in the past, its economy in 20 years’ time will be worth over $400 billioni, even if the current crisis wipes Read More

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Why The Rules Make Managers Turn To Immigrants
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Opinions expressed by Lee Chiu San The writer was a journalist in the mainstream media who, in his own words: “had to leave for the much more honest and rewarding profession of selling cars.” Now retired, he and his contemporaries got involved in Read More

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Bring back Tipping to draw Singaporeans to work in F&B
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This article first appeared in Jentrified Citizen By Jen The Restaurant Association of Singapore (RAS) has issued a strong statement urging the government to re-assess curbs on the inflow of foreign workers or businesses will face dire consequences. http://www.todayonline.com/singapore/restaurant-association-urges-govt-review-curbs-foreign-workers It added in a statement that Read More

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