Daily Archives: 2017-11-23

    National Jobs Bank is meaningless?
    By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

    The National Jobs Bank should disclose the statistics I refer to the article “Will the Jobs Bank really make a difference?” (Human Resources newsletter). It states that “But do senior HR practitioners here believe the Jobs Bank will make a difference? One regional Read More

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    151st media on the potential GST hike with no mention of budget surplus
    By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

    What a wonderful surprise birthday present when I woke up this morning at 64! I refer to the full-page article “BT Explains: Singapore’s fiscal challenge“, the editorial “GST hike is a reasonable price to pay for a stronger fiscal footing” and the letter “Raising  Read More

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    Violence survivors, industry leaders and MP Louis Ng lend voices for campaign to end violence against women
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    After the online movement #metoo papered social media feeds with women’s experiences of sexual violence, the Let’s Unite campaign, led by gender equality group AWARE, invites the public to start taking collective action to end violence against women. Organised in view of the Read More

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    Former President Dr Tony Tan appointed Director and Special Advisor of GIC
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Singapore’s investment body, GIC announced on Tuesday (21 November) that former President of Singapore and former PAP minister, Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam has been appointed Director and Special Advisor to GIC, with effect from 1 January 2018. Mr Lim Chow Kiat, Chief Read More

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