The furore over a planned columbarium at a Buddhist temple in Sengkanghas brought to light issues surrounding the Nimby syndrome in Singapore. Nimby is...

Local online financial publication DollarsAndSense recently attended one of the focus group discussions held by the Central Provident Fund (CPF) to understand...

Singapore’s ruling People’s Action Party has posted this list of top 10 policies it introduced which it believes will benefit Singaporeans...

1.            2014 has been an eventful year. We have seen rising nationalism lead to tensions in our part of the world, and even to conflict...

I was reading this article in TRE, ‘Can PAP change without being pushed to the edge?’ written by a Silver Brigade, a self confessed PAP supporter...

Some romances never die, and holding hands till they’ve grown old, this couple has lived to tell the tale. He’s over 70 years old now, and...

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...