Daily Archives: 2017-04-25

Focus shifts to Trump’s tax reform
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Margaret Yang, CMC Markets Global equities cheered on the first round of French election results, which were widely considered to have brought more certainty and stability to the euro and EU single market. EUR/USD spiked over 270 pips in early market trading Read More

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A bad call by Law Minister K Shanmugam: Public opinions on crime & punishment
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By YC Ho Singapore Law Minister K Shanmugam was quoted in Today newswire on 24th April 2017, that penalties for crime must reflect public opinions. I beg to differ and find his comments worrying and objectionable. The Minister was quoted by Today: “You Read More

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Meaningless statistics behind the SMRT’s claims of improvement for its MRT lines
By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

Reliability of MRT lines improves I refer to the article “Reliability of North-South and Circle MRT Lines improves; East-West Line maintains same standard” (Straits Times, 24 Apr 2017). It states that “In the year ending Q1, the NSL clocked an average of 180,000km before Read More

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