Elderly poor queue over 10 hours to get S$60 hong bao by local temple...

Poverty in Singapore has hit a chronic level. Over 1,000 Singaporean elderly poor took a queue stretching 500m long to receive a S$60 hong...

Lee Hsien Loong: Income inequality motivates Singaporeans to work harder

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong defended Singapore's income inequality in a Parliamentary reply yesterday (Feb 5) saying that it motivates Singaporeans to work harder: "Some...

Reuters: Singapore foreign workers earn S$18 a day, S$3 an hour for overtime

According to Reuters's interview with a Bangladeshi construction worker in Singapore, he earned only S$18 a day and S$3 an hour for overtime. The...

Only 3,000 public renters purchased HDB flat over 5 years

In yet another sign of growing poverty, the Housing Development Board (HDB) reported that only 3,000 public housing renters managed to purchase a HDB...

Minister Koh Poh Koon: Elderly collect newspaper because they want to protect the environment

In his latest Facebook featuring himself carrying a trolley load of newspaper, Minister of State Koh Poh Koon commented that the Singaporean elderly collect...

Minister Masagos: Singaporeans become very wealthy in record time

When addressing his speech on income inequality, Minister Masagos Zulkifli claimed that Singaporeans should donate more money because they have "become very wealthy in...

Minister Desmond Lee: Some Singaporeans choose to be homeless

According to Minister of Social and Family Development (MSF) Desmond Lee's anonymous spokesperson, some Singaporeans choose to be homeless: "Some may have homes but choose...

Number of Singaporeans forced out of retirement to work doubled

According to the latest labour statistics from the Ministry of Manpower, the number of Singaporeans, aged 60 and above, being forced out of retirement...

Singapore court issued 58 protection orders against Instagram commentators for rich Singaporean woman

Singapore Courts issued a record 58 protection orders against online commentators - mostly anonymous users on Instagram - who criticised a rich Singaporean woman....

Singaporean students taught “anti-foreigner” sentiments as root cause behind poverty

When approached by Singaporean students for their schoolwork over the plight of low income foreign workers, a volunteer worker said that she was surprised...

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Singapore discharge positive case and he died 2 weeks later from infection

Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) has screwed up again by discharging a patient who still test positive, and the victim died from the coronavirus...

Government U-turn again: Foreign workers need not be tested before they start work

Barely three weeks ago on May 13, National Development Minister Lawrence Wong declared that it is mandatory for all foreign workers to be tested...

Minister Heng Swee Keat: I don’t know when can we return the money to...

In the Budget debate yesterday, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said he does not know when can the government return the S$52 billion...