Daily Archives: 2013-03-09

India-Singapore CECA: 127 kinds of professionals can come for up to a year?
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Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:38 pmBy Leong Sze Hian Origin of foreign workers is sensitive information? After writing the article “Population data cannot breakdown because not in our interests?” (Mar 8), I had the nagging feeling that there may be more Read More

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Lower & middle-income: low taxes, high benefits?
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Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:38 pmBy Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “Progressivity ‘not for its own sake’” (Straits Times, Mar 8). Tax system helps Singaporeans have better lives? It states that “The true test of Singapore’s tax system Read More

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Minimum Wage : Open letter to Mr Lim Swee Say
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By Phillip Ang Dear Mr Lim Swee Say I refer to CNA article “Singapore’s model of minimum wage taking shape: Lim Swee Say” dated 6 March. Mr Lim seems to be confused with real minimum wage and Singapore government handout in the form of WIS Read More

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Response to commentary “Facing up to identity, myths and politics in S’pore”
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By Howard Lee I refer to the commentary by Dr Adrian Kuah, “Facing up to identity, myths and politics in S’pore” (6 March). I must first applaude Dr Kuah for attempting to define our national identity, with all its issues of diversity and Read More

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How much profits should social enterprises make? (Part 2)
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Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:38 pmBy Leong Sze Hian Quarrel between transport correspondent and Comfort CEO? After writing “How much profits should social enterprises make?” (Mar 7), I vaguely remember some controversy about a decade ago, about a newspaper transport correspondent Read More

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