Daily Archives: 2013-06-05

    Oh No: Not negative real wage growth again?
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:37 pmBy Leong Sze Hian   I refer to the article  “Real wages declined by 0.4% in 2012” (Today, Jun 5). 0.4% negative real wage growth? It states that “Reflecting the weaker economic conditions last year, total Read More

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    MDA’s new regulation – an absolute failure in public service
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    By Howard Lee When news first broke about the protest against the move by the Media Development Authority to regulate online media through a $50,000 bond, 24-hour content take-down notice scheme, the anecdotal responses I received from family and friends was, surprisingly, not Read More

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    Dr Yaacob’s incorrect and embarrassing New Zealand comparison
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    By Choo Zheng Xi/Co-Founder, TOC This morning, my eyes nearly popped out of my skull when I read in the ST that Minister for Communications and Information (MCI) had compared the MDA Licensing Regime to recommendations made by a New Zealand (NZ) Law Read More

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    MDA licensing inspires active citizenry… in protest against it
    By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 0

    By Visakan Veerasamy   When you surround the enemy Always allow them an escape route. They must see that there is An alternative to death.” — Sun Tzu, The Art of War   Maybe a few years from now the MDA licensing thing Read More

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    Dengue death: Statistical odds stacked against you?
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:37 pmBy Leong Sze Hian and  Roy Ngemg of The Heart Truths I refer to the article “Dengue death: Mother says son waited 5 hours but TTSH says 2” (TREmeritus, Jun 1). Waited 5 or 2 hours Read More

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    Minister Tan Chuan-Jin confirms why Licensing Regime must be withdrawn
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

      Minister Tan Chuan-Jin’s inability to explain, let alone justify, the basic framework of the MDA’s Licensing Regime affirms the #FreeMyInternet campaign’s call to withdraw the Licensing Regime. Mr Tan was speaking on Talking Point with Bertha Hanson and Dr Arun Mahiznan. Mr Read More

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