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医疗费用大增,为何保健基金的支出却下降?

既然医疗费用的通膨是最高的,那么像保健基金这类对穷人的援助是否也水涨船高呢?
既然医疗费用的通膨是最高的,为什么保健基金的人均支出却出现下降的趋势?2006年和2005年比是下降了3%。2006年和2001年比是下降了24%。

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Civil servants’ inflation bonus

SOME 60,000 civil servants in Singapore will get a half-month mid-year bonus in July and an inflation bonus of between $100 and $300.
Is this a timely handout? Will it really help workers cope with record-high inflation in Singapore?
Share your views here.

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Subsidies cannot solve problems: MM Lee

"I read the newspapers and the simplest thing is to write and say, subsidise. Rice, oil, bus fares, even putting seat belts on school buses. That is the surest way to go downhill", says MM Lee about S'poreans asking the government for more subsidies to deal with inflation. Do you agree with MM Lee? Share your views here.

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