Government to raise poly school fees despite strong cash balance

Despite sitting on a healthy cash balance of more than S$200 million at each polytechnic, the Singapore government is raising school fees for polytechnic...

Ministry of Finance: Elderly to receive up to S$800…in CPF Medisave

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) yesterday (June 12) announced that it will be paying elderly Pioneer Generation Singaporean up to S$800 each, in their...

Prime Minister’s Office’s new Carbon tax to increase electricity bill

Dictator PM Lee Hsien Loong has ordered a new carbon tax to be implemented by 2019, with electricity bill seeing the largest increase as...

NTUC: We need more government subsidies

After raising childcare centres fees by 5% or S$33 a month, state-owned corporation NTUC now calls for more government subsidies. The largest childcare centre...

ECA International: Singapore has become more expensive

A biannual cost of living survey conducted by consultancy firm ECA International revealed that Singapore has become more expensive than ever. Singapore's rank "improved"...

Companies cheer National Wage Council’s depression of low income wages

Employers of cheap labour are cheering the Singapore's National Wage Council's (NWC) decision to depress low income wages. As a press statement yesterday (May...

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