Daily Archives: 2017-09-18

HDB/CPF tips for the cash-strapped or dead broke
By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

Some of my friends who were unable to attend my talk on Debt management at the seminar on 9 September, organised jointly by the Singapore Professional Centre and the Society of Financial Service Professionals, have asked me if I could write a short Read More

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Low levels of welfare makes UBI expensive to implement in Singapore
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Chris Kuan At the Future of Singapore (FOSG) forum on the economic and social causes of poverty, a Finnish exchange student asked Yeoh Lam Keong, former GIC chief economist about his opinion regarding the Universal Basic Income (UBI) which is undergoing an Read More

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Protest at Hong Lim Park against Elected Presidency was never about the person
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Damanhuri Bin Abas The attempt to label this protest as anti-Halimah/Malay is misplaced. It was never about the person, it was about witnessing how the election process was systematically undermined, shortchanging citizen’s right to vote the best independent person for the vital role Read More

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Madam President, it’s time to move out; either you suffer higher security risks or taxpayers must pay for costlier protection
By Carlton Tan Published on by Carlton Tan 0

We get it. Absent an election, the next best way to demonstrate you are the people’s president is by living as they do—in a HDB flat. The only problem? Mdm Halimah Yacob lives in two where most of us only have one. The Read More

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