Lee Hsien Loong: Singaporeans are supposed to get 0.32% interest rate in CPF

In the press release by the CPF Board under the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), CPF interest rates will continue to be depressed at 2.5%...

Straits Times: Don’t withdraw your CPF

In a state propaganda article published by Straits Times yesterday (Sep 23), the 153rd-ranking fake news media called for Singaporeans not to withdraw their...

Singaporean elderly kill daughter and commit suicide due to poverty

Driven to desperation due to abject poverty, a 69-year-old elderly Singaporean poor stabbed his intellectual-disabled daughter to death and then committed suicide by jumping...

CPF: We have higher interest rates…compared to banks

According to a "longitudinal study" conducted by the Central Provident Fund (CPF), 40% of Singaporeans at aged 55 left their money in the CPF....

Ministry of Health: Elderly suicide is “statistically high but low”

When confronted by statistic showing Singapore's elderly suicide rate hitting a record high in 2017, the Singapore Ministry of Health dismissed the report as...

Minister Josephine Teo: Time to pay more CPF and increase Retirement Age

Claiming that Singaporeans are living beyond 90 years old, Manpower Minister Josephine Teo yesterday (Jul 29) told state media Straits Times in an interview...

1.5 million Singaporeans will never get to withdraw their CPF

According to a written parliamentary response by Manpower Minister Josephine Teo, 47% of the 3.86 million CPF Account Holders, or 1.8 million Singaporeans, are...

GIC would owe S$245 billion if everyone withdraws CPF in 2018

There are good reasons why the actual assets of Singapore's sovereign wealth fund companies are not declared. One is to hide the incompetence and...

Homeless elderly poor died sleeping outside Jurong Point shopping centre

A 56-year-old homeless elderly was found dead in a sleeping position at a public bench outside popular shopping centre Jurong Point on Friday (Jul...

PAP MP Zainal Sapari: Elderly workers must pay 37% CPF

When questioned about the worsening state of retirement in Singapore, PAP MP Zainal Sapari told state media Straits Times he is pushing for elderly...

Latest article

For growth, move forward

For years, I worked hard to improve my writing and mastered the skill of news creation. Despite this being a solo effort, I am...

救うの重さ

Ignorance is not a virtue

I was born in a society where I often hear "ignorance is bliss". In Singapore, I hear the same phrase from the teachers when...