Confused over U-Save rebates?

Posted by theonlinecitizen on January 3, 2012  ~by: Leong Sze Hian~ I refer to the report “800,000 HDB households to receive S$40m of U-Save rebates”…


Pawners linked to casinos?

Posted by theonlinecitizen on January 2, 2012 2 ~by: Leong Sze Hian~ 2nd in the world for gambling losses? I refer to the article “Gambling: The biggest…


Calls about financial aid on decline

Letter from Dr Benjamin Koh Director, ComCare and Social Support Division Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports Today Dec 31, 2011 We thank Mr…





Rehiring terms

Straits Times Forum Dec 24, 2011 ‘Does this mean that 90 per cent of public sector officers will get a pay cut?’   MR LEONG…



Real wage down 0.2 per cent

Posted by theonlinecitizen on December 15, 2011 ~by: Leong Sze Hian~ I refer to the report “S’pore sees strong employment growth in Q3″ (Channel NewsAsia). According to…


Review foreign labour policies

Straits Times Forum 10 December 2011 I APPLAUD the discontinuation of the Employment Pass Eligibility Certificate scheme, as it would lessen the competition for jobs…