Singaporeans have been fooled by the PAP for five decades. We have mistakenly thought a blank cheque given to the PAP was to govern; instead, the government...

Manpower Minister Tan Chuan Jin says the government is looking to introduce a new law which will increase the re-employment age to 67 by 2017. He said...

Many CPF members feel cheated and have rightly blamed the PAP government for causing our retirement shortfall. The PAP must stop tweaking our unstable...

We refer to the article ”Re-employment age for Singapore’s public servants to be extended to 67 from Jan 2015″ (Straits Times,  Oct 3). Civil service...

A poll by insurer AIA has found that Singaporeans believe they need about S$1.2 million in savings for retirement – the highest Southeast Asia. The...

  In its latest report, Singapore think-thank, the Institute of Policy Studies, found that 53% of seniors age 50 and above bemoan a lack of opportunities...

LAWRENCE WEE: We have heard much and the hype on the Pioneer Generation card on the press and on TV that is used to help and thank our pioneers for their...

LI DAN YUE: Besides offering incentives, there are other ways for employers to attract and retain older workers. First, they must attract them through...

PANG CHENG LIAN: AS a member of the pioneer generation, I was delighted when the Government announced a slew of benefits under the Pioneer Generation...

On 03 Sep 2014, the government announced four enhancements to the HDB Lease Buyback Scheme (LBS) as follows: 1)  The scheme will be extended to 4-room...

HO SOO SEN: A MONTH before I turned 55, I submitted a form to the Central Provident Fund Board to close my investment account. I knew that to do so, I...

Could be govt wants S’poreans to get married and then breed earlier? Finish poly or vocational training, get a job, earn money and then get handcuffed...

FRANCIS CHENG: WHAT elderly flat buyers need is a waiver of the resale levy on their new flats. Currently, if flat owners wish to downsize, they have...

The HDB has announced that those buying a two- or three-room flat in a non-mature estate can opt to pay half the required down payment for their new flat....