Daily Archives: 2017-09-09

PAP risking political capital, not because of altruistic reasons but to prevent checks and balances
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

In the Channel News Asia report by Lianne Chia, Minister in the Prime Minister Office, Chan Chun Sing was quoted to say “No good politician would sacrifice his political capital for a problem that may arise in future generations. Most good politicians in the Read More

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Fallacy of Diversification: How Investors can Get Hurt from Diversifying Too Much
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by ValuePenguin.sg Any fledgling investors would know that a good portfolio should consist of a well diversified set of investments. However, not many are very clear about just what level of diversification is sufficient to reduce the risk inherent in their portfolios. In Read More

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Unfair to single out Tan Chuan Jin for criticism
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Tan Kin Lian Someone asked for my views about the apparent demotion of Tan Chuan Jin (TCJ) from minister to the Speaker of Parliament. I do not know TCJ personally. From the views that I read in the internet, he seemed to Read More

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It is all about one man, Stupid!
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Lim Tean To paraphrase Ronald Reagan – There they go again! We heard yesterday from People’s Action Party (PAP) Ministers and the Emeritus Senior Minister a full rehash of their tired and by now totally discredited arguments for a reserved Presidential Election. Read More

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Illegal Shortcuts
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by Teo Soh Lung In recent days, several anti-death penalty activists, journalists, filmmakers and friends of the family of the late Mr S Prabagaran were summoned to the Bedok Police Division for the purpose of recording statements relating to a candle light vigil Read More

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What we can learn from cockroaches to survive the next crisis
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Property Soul Typhoon Hato lashed Southern China two weeks ago. Hong Kong and Macau were struck head-on with strong winds and heavy rain. A widely-shared youtube video of Macau showed thousands of cockroaches getting out of their underground hiding places and crawling one after Read More

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Mortgage Rates: Will your home loan be affected by Libor problems?
By icompareloan Published on by icompareloan 0

Last updated on September 11th, 2017 at 04:04 pmSibor was the popular reference from which to price your home loan packages in Singapore. This stands for Singapore Interbank Offered Rate (Sibor). There is also the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) and Mumbai Interbank Read More

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