There is a lot the government can do to change the equation, e.g. provide free or heavily subsidised chidlcare, a pre-requisite for an improvement in the fertility rate.
Almost quietly and without much reporting from the mainstream media, Singapore will soon be ensuring that local banks including local subsidiaries of foreign banks are even safer in the brave new world of safer banks.
Too often, it is politicians who utilise hate spin, using religious vigilantes as proxies to propel them into power (or maintain their existing power).
“The Myth of the Lazy Native” was used as a reference to the idea that race, as a supposedly biological attribute, is really a social construct.
Daily SG – What everyone is talking about: 20 Jan 2017 #witchcraft #malaysia #internetfame #sgsports
In the case of the PHA, it is clear to me – taking the entire parliamentary debate in context – that it was meant to protect vulnerable natural persons, and not powerful entities.
Recently, an event highlighted what we think to be a major reason why we will never get to play in the World Cup Finals.
Singapore first imposed VEP on all foreign vehicles in 1973 to ensure that the cost of owning and using a foreign registered vehicle in Singapore commensurate with that of owning and using a Singapore-registered vehicle.
Times like these I wish Lee Kuan Yew and some of the old guard are still alive to set things right.
Daily SG – What everyone is talking about: 18 Jan 2017 #POHA #China #Cambodia #foreignrelations