So much has happened in the past ten years in our national economy which has of course affected our local real estate economy. In case you are fuzzy on the years…2005 and 2006 and part of 2007 were the last really good years in our local real estate market. 1,111 more words
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Tan Wah Piow
Lawrence Wong, the Singapore Minister for Culture, Community and Youth reminds me of a second-hand car salesman when I read about his recent remarks as to why the government is considering legislation to protect the name and images of Lee Kuan Yew. 1,115 more words
You could have set the events of last week to music.
Should they stay or should they go?
Last week, the Bank of England (BOE), Britain’s central bank, inadvertently sent a memo describing how staffers should handle press inquiries about its confidential research into the possibility of a British exit (Brexit) from the European Union, to the media. 242 more words
A few days ago I put up a post on Facebook about the decision by the Los Angeles City Council to raise the minimum wage in the city to US$15 per hour. 2,606 more words
Some Singaporeans might think that the PAP Government has gone a long way to tighten the influx of low-cost foreign labour into Singapore by raising foreign worker levies and lowering the ratio of foreign workers to locals. 1,326 more words