Tag: Budget 2014

We need more self-determination at workplace

I came across a piece of good news in The Straits Times on March 17- the possibility of working from home. And then I...

Basics of new healthcare initiatives

Here is the A-Z of Budget 2014's new healthcare initiatives - other than those covered in the Pioneer Package. What does it all mean...

A counter to Budget 2014

It’s been hard trying to focus on the Singapore Government’s $8 billion Pioneer Generation health package this past week.  Coverage has been about 98...

Three facts about Budget 2014 you might not know

The Singapore government released its 2014 Budget last week. Taking some time to delve http://viz.vslashr.com/budget2014/ through the statistics, we came up with some insights...

Tharman’s test as a politician

By Augustine Low Tharman Shanmugaratnam has been in the news this past week. He was singled out by Tan Cheng Bock as an exception to...

Voters acted, govt listened

By Tan Bah Bah An overdue healthcare package Put bluntly: The voters won - yet again. The $8 billion Pioneer Generation Package is the second most...

MARUAH calls for bigger CPF payout

Human rights group, MARUAH, has called the government to increase CPF interest rates and its minimum retirement payout in the upcoming 2014 Budget Statement. The...
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