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A statistical perspective to the NDR speech

I refer to the National Day Rally speech.http://www.channelnewsasia.com/annex/ND2012_PMLEE_ENGTEXT.pdf How many Singaporean graduate students? “Proudly told me his two children were graduates i.The daughter (Huey Sun)…


Inflation 5.3%: Wage increase?

I refer to the report “Most companies intend to freeze hiring: survey” (Channel NewsAsia, Aug 15).  It states that “The report also surveyed companies on…



Workfare: We want CPF, not cash?

I refer to the article “Many low-wage workers prefer cash plus CPF mix” (Straits Times, Aug 11). Only 14% prefer cash? It states that “Of…




Only 45% of hotel workers are locals?

I refer to the article “NTUC to boost hotel staff wages” (Straits Times, Jul 25). It states that “(NTUC) unveiled a progressive wage framework that…


Funny survey on Re-employment?

I refer to the reports “More private firms allow local employees to work beyond 62” (ST, Jul 20) http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/STIStory_824312.html and “Nearly all local employees retiring…