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How Foreign Talents Bully Singaporeans in the Work Place

How Foreign Talents Bully Singaporeans in the Work Place

Hi Gilbert, Thank you for providing support to fellow jobless Singaporeans who were directly or indirectly displaced by FT/FWs. I'm also affected by the massive influx of foreigners too [...]

Top Sacred Cows for our PM to Consider Slaying

Top Sacred Cows for our PM to Consider Slaying

Written by: Gilbert Goh As our Prime Minister slew one sacred cow after another to hold on to power desperately after the recent watershed General Election, I have listed another few sacred cows [...]

The GE 2011 Political Demise of Lee Kuan Yew: A Supreme Irony

The GE 2011 Political Demise of Lee Kuan Yew: A Supreme Irony

Political Commentary The GE 2011 Political Demise of Lee Kuan Yew: A Supreme Irony The announcement of MM’s resignation was so unexpected and shocking that I had to sit down, gather my [...]

Post GE: What went wrong?

Post GE: What went wrong?

What went wrong? by Donald Low's FC on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 10:38am It has been nearly ten years since the PAP won a landslide victory at the 2001 General Election. Held soon after [...]

Should Our Prime Minister Step Down Also?

Should Our Prime Minister Step Down Also?

Singapore has been lately rocked  by  unprecedented happenings within the ruling party – first there were the resignations of two of our ex-PMs and now we knew that three ministers were retired [...]

London finance staff to jump ship in droves – survey

London finance staff to jump ship in droves – survey

  (Reuters) - More than half of finance workers in London say they are planning to switch jobs this year and another 36 percent are considering jumping ship as higher taxes and a clampdown on [...]

Trimmer, slimmer, leaner Cabinet: analyst

Trimmer, slimmer, leaner Cabinet: analyst

Trimmer, slimmer, leaner Cabinet: analyst By Alicia Wong | SingaporeScene – Sun, May 15, 2011 A veteran journalist and political analyst believes Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew and Senior [...]

GE 2011 proved me wrong: Catherine Lim

GE 2011 proved me wrong: Catherine Lim

COMMENTARY By Catherine Lim For 17 years, since 1994, I had been writing commentaries on various issues in the Singapore political scene. Whether these were long-standing problems such as [...]

Singapore may reduce foreign workers, boost social spending after opposition makes gains

Singapore may reduce foreign workers, boost social spending after opposition makes gains

SINGAPORE — Singapore's ruling party is under renewed pressure to cut immigration and boost social spending after the opposition made record parliamentary gains by campaigning for fewer foreign [...]

Response to Goh Chok Tong’s Status Update on Blue Collared Workers

Response to Goh Chok Tong’s Status Update on Blue Collared Workers

A response to GCT's status update on Mparader (There are 420,000 blue collar workers. Change the collar colour to white n put them in education, health, IT, financial sectors? More IRs perhaps? [...]

To The Men-in-White

To The Men-in-White

To the Men-in-White You guys were once my heroes. When I was young, I was so proud that I had a government that was indeed one of the world's best, if not, THE BEST. Although LKY was (and still [...]

National Obsession With Tuition Bad For Our Country

National Obsession With Tuition Bad For Our Country

This article first appeared here on 28 Sep 2010. Written by: Gilbert Goh Much has been written about how   our young children suffer from too much tuition and enrichment lessons once they  [...]

A General View of the Opposition Prowess

A General View of the Opposition Prowess

by Singapore Recalcitrant The most refreshing piece of news that comes out of the Nomination excercise today is the show of unity by the opposition parties to avoid three-cornered contests [...]

“Foreign workers help create good jobs for S’poreans: PM” – Really?

“Foreign workers help create good jobs for S’poreans: PM” – Really?

I refer to the Straits Times recent article “Foreign workers help create good jobs for S’poreans: PM”. If more PMET Foreigners (Including existing PRs) are employed in permanent full-time [...]

GE 2011: Online interview with a Sembawang GRC Voter

GE 2011: Online interview with a Sembawang GRC Voter

Response to an online interview with a Sembawang  GRC Voter:- Thanks for allowing us to interview you and please tell us abit about youself. Currently, I am an office manager, working [...]

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