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Only One Singaporean PhD Student in NUS Economics Faculty!

Only One Singaporean PhD Student in NUS Economics Faculty!

by Veritas Ostensibly only ONE Singaporean PHD student in NUS Economics Faculty! Out of 36 students, ostensibly only ONE Singaporean. Or only 2.8%Singaporean. We pay for [...]

Her Face as a Reminder in Every Parliament Speech

Her Face as a Reminder in Every Parliament Speech

RE: Singapore's system depends on 'getting politics right': PM Lee  Regardless of the great stuff they mouth in their speeches, the sight of Tin Pei Ling in every single shot of anyone speaking in [...]

Passive Singaporeans Not Ready For Occupy Raffles Place?

Passive Singaporeans Not Ready For Occupy Raffles Place?

It was not surprising to see that the Raffles Place Protest, supposed to be conducted on 15 Oct (Sat) afternoon, was merely a flash in the pan. More than 70 people have signed up via  the [...]

Polytechnic graduate surviving on S$300/month to fulfill entrepreneurial dream

Polytechnic graduate surviving on S$300/month to fulfill entrepreneurial dream

HI Gilbert, Its nice to read your site. Been here a couple of times. Let me share my  entrepreneurial story here with your readers. I am just a polytechnic diploma holder with a starting [...]

40-year-old PMET: “Should I expand my business or look for a job?”

40-year-old PMET: “Should I expand my business or look for a job?”

Dear Mr Gibert, I found your website when I was goggling 'jobs over 40 years old', and I wished that I had found your site sooner. My purpose for goggling was to find out how difficult it is for a [...]

Mother seeking advice on cyberbullied 11-year-old son

Mother seeking advice on cyberbullied 11-year-old son

Hi Gilbert, My 11-year-old son has just been cyber bullied on face book by a classmate who impersonated him by setting up a fake face book account. The fake face book page claimed my son is a [...]

Online counselling session with woman going through marital problem

Online counselling session with woman going through marital problem

At least 30% of our clients preferred online counseling and today we have reproduced, with permission,   one of such transcript session here. We receive an average of ten such requests weekly on a [...]

Singaporean dad encouraged his children to live abroad

Singaporean dad encouraged his children to live abroad

Firstly, thanks Steven  for allowing Transitioning.org to interview you online  about your overseas experience. Tell us abit more  about yourself e.g. personal particulars, educational [...]

The Charade Of Meritocracy

The Charade Of Meritocracy

THE legitimacy of the Singaporean government is  predicated on the idea of a meritocratic technocracy. A tiny number of career civil servants play a leading role in setting policy within their [...]

Local NUS graduate happily working in Hong Kong and may never return

Local NUS graduate happily working in Hong Kong and may never return

 Hundreds of thousands of Singaporeans now live abroad both for work and study reasons. Each year, at least five thousand  Singaporeans leave our country in search of greener pastures overseas and [...]

The forgotten generation – post 1960s

The forgotten generation – post 1960s

Singapore - My Home There is no place like home... I was born in the forgotten generation, the post-1960s - too old for the Government and policymakers to give any, let alone, much attention  - [...]

Local English professor at overseas university upsets over foreign influx

Local English professor at overseas university upsets over foreign influx

Dear Gilbert, I write to you here with the intent of talking about an incident, which while seemingly a day-to-day episode, yet raises many questions about the social fabric of our society, and [...]

Singapore: dirty money, no questions asked

Singapore: dirty money, no questions asked

http://taxjustice.blogspot.com/2008/12/singapore-asias-dirty-casino.html Singapore: dirty money, no questions asked  A fascinating series of three articles has just appeared on a political [...]

Three quarters of Singapore enterprises to outsource the majority of IT infrastructure by 2021: Savvis study

Three quarters of Singapore enterprises to outsource the majority of IT infrastructure by 2021: Savvis study

  Zafar Anjum | Sept. 16, 2011   Singapore IT leaders revealed that their top three cost savings initiatives will come from reducing IT infrastructure cost, implementing a cloud computing and [...]

22-Year-Old Jobless Singaporean Caught In Sandwiched Generation

22-Year-Old Jobless Singaporean Caught In Sandwiched Generation

Hi, I am Shortcake, Singaporean, thank you very much for reading this, any helpful advice, comment or feedback will be sincerely appreciated thanks.  Sorry also for being longwinded and for the [...]

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