Daily Archives: 2014-01-18

“Are you proud to be Singaporean?”

This post comes bit late to the party, I know, but I had this topic in mind even before K-pop Star Hunt 3 Finalist Stephanie Koh’s video started going viral. You can watch her video here: A week ago, an ex-Singaporean had asked me this question over dinner gathering in Melbourne. I responded, without a second’s hesitation: “NO” It was …

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Workers’ Party call for hikes to be delayed till implementation of new concession schemes.

On Friday, Workers’ Party (WP) released its statement on public transport fare review exercise that was just announced on Thursday. WP  welcomed the new and enhanced concession schemes for people with disabilities, senior citizens, low-wage workers, students and full-time national servicemen but note that the concessions should not be used to make the latest fare increases acceptable to the general public. …

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