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Tan Kin Lian: the finance minister has not understood the key problems and challenges

Tan Kin Lian: the finance minister has not understood the key problems and challenges

The minister for finance has unveiled the budget for 2017 in Parliament. The Straits Times called it “A Budget For Today and Tomorrow”. Is it? I find the budget to be uninspiring. I find it to be disappointing. The primary role of a government is the welfare of the people. In a democratic country, the government... 

Only one announcement in Parliament needed to increase PUB’s income by $361 million

Only one announcement in Parliament needed to increase PUB’s income by $361 million

Lee Kuan Yew: “We decide what is right. Never mind what the people think.” And so Finance Minister Heng simply announced a staggering 30% increase in the price of water during Budget 2017. PAP had already decided that increasing the price of water was right, no need for debate, never mind the current economic contraction... 

Exponential Growth In Everything But Pay!

Exponential Growth In Everything But Pay!

Recently, I was browsing resale flats on property guru. Shocking, flats in city near 50 years old asking almost a million. We have become the most expensive city in the world! Every bus stop, there is bound to be foreigners, especially from China and India with prams, grand parents et cetera. Population growth is exponential... 

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