Daily Archives: 2013-06-12

Hope for the Singapore Identity

This article is a joint project by participants of  Writing For Hope, TOC’s inaugural blogger training programme. The writers were tasked to produce an article on the theme “The Singapore Identity”, and hit the streets to conduct interviews for their material.   By Winston Tay, Kelvin Chua, Hoch Y. Lim, & Darren Lai   There used to be a time where …

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Ministers’ pay increased 45 times?

By Leong Sze Hian From the annals of history Thanks once again to reader ES who has sent me some very interesting archives from way back (as far back as 40 years ago) – here are some snippets from the annals of history on Ministerial pay: In 1973, a Minister’s annual salary was about $58,500 ( monthly salary of $4,500 x …

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