Daily Archives: 2015-01-15

Why PM press secretary got it wrong

By TR Emeritus P: Will D be filing aff? MR: No P: Is D calling any other witness? MR: I will be seeking to rely on docs filed by my client in lower proceedings. J: Unless they ordered to stand as AEICs, not in evidence MR: I ask that RN’s affidavit stand as AEIC J: How many? MR: 1. J: …

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Trust yourself you can create wealth in property

By Property Soul I received a few messages from readers of my blog which read something like this: I like properties and I want to learn everything about it. My dream is to earn passive income from property investment. I hope to be financially free one day … But I am only a 20-something guy who just started working a …

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Gov’t insists Operation Coldstore not politically motivated

The Singapore Government has once again claimed that Singapore’s history is what it says it is, and that the claims of “revisionist historians and their proxies” lack “academic rigour [and] intellectual honesty”. Historians and others, including former members of the breakaway faction of the People’s Action Party (PAP), the Barisan Socialis, say that the arrests of more than 100 members …

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Boosting CPIB manpower, reporting centre to tackle corruption: PM Lee

To help tackle issues of corruption in Singapore, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that the government will be increasing manpower for the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) by 20% and setting up a one-stop Corruption Reporting Centre where members of the public can report on cases discretely. The announcement appears to be in response to Transparency International’s 2014 Corruption Perceptions Index, which ranked Singapore …

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