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Messages - beaverjuice

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don't worry ... if Bui Kim doesn't come to Singapore.

Korean mei meis will still come !  Feast your eyes on Kpop stars !

https://www.hallyusg.net/category/upcoming-event/

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cool story bro- like that u also high?

I think he nosebleed to death liao ... :-[

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All About Love / Re: Another Tau-Nao Boh Hoh Say gal
« on: Yesterday at 09:30:22 pm »
Which kind of love nowadays is non-conditional  :-[
Not even parent - kids sometimes

Methinks mother's love bah? ???

I mean real blood ties ...

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according to the stomp article this incident happened on the 25th april 2018. Btw, I stay around that area :o

If you got see this accident  will chiu run to the zeh zeh's rescue? ???

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More income = more Dignity?  ???
The world's oldest profession sold dignity for income...  :-[

One man's junk might be another man's treasure ...  :-X

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All About Love / Re: Another Tau-Nao Boh Hoh Say gal
« on: Yesterday at 09:19:59 pm »
She nv clarify, no my prob lol.

Of course it is not your problem,  it might be for the kids eventually ....

Her love is conditional ....  let's see ....

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https://www.google.com.sg/amp/s/sg.news.yahoo.com/amphtml/blogs/singaporescene/reasonable-pay-help-maintain-bit-dignity-084833549.html

Here in Singapore ...it would be undignified to serve with low salary ...

In a note on his Facebook page on Friday, MP Lim said he would like to clarify the comments he made to Lianhe Zaobao and reproduced in LianheWanBao. The comments had been quickly slammed by netizens.

He had been quoted by the Chinese paper last week as saying, "If the annual salary of the Minister of Information, Communication and Arts is only $500,000, it may pose some problems when he discuss policies with media CEOs who earn millions of dollars because they need not listen to the minister's ideas and proposals. Hence, a reasonable payout will help to maintain a bit of dignity."

In his Facebook note, the MP said, "I withdraw those remarks and apologise for making them. Dignity cannot be and must not be measured purely in monetary terms."

He said he agreed that the example he gave and his comment that there may be loss of face if the minister's salary is low "is inappropriate and incorrect".

Noting that ministerial pay is a sensitive issue and one that many are concerned about, he said he would like to clarify his comments by making three fundamental points. We have re-posted them below in full:

1. We need a balanced approach to the question of Ministerial pay.

2. Personally, I think we should not use pay and perks to attract capable people to come forward to serve. I agree with PM that there is a service to country element and an element of sacrifice expected for the Ministers by the public.

3. On the other hand, we need to take into consideration their responsibilities and job scope when we remunerate Ministers.

The multi-million dollar pay of ministers was a hot-button issue in Singapore's recent General Election, which saw the ruling People's Action Party win 81 out of 87 seats but at a significantly lower share of the total votes.

Following the results, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced the formation of a committee to review the "basis and level of political salaries". Any pay changes would take effect from 21 May this year.

In reaction to MP Lim's earlier remarks on ministerial pay, Francis Oen posted on Facebook: "Hi Wee Kiat.. Suggest you clarify your statement. Does it mean that only $ talks?! ... And if someone earns less, does it mean he cannot have dignity?"

Winnie Lim tweeted: "So according to Dr Lim Wee Kiak's theory, our ministers will ignore Obama because he earns less than all of them."

On his Facebook page, Dr Lim earlier said that his quote was taken out of context.

"Minister's pay issue is a sensitive one. There must be a balance. After all, capable individuals who are willing to come forward to serve should not so because of pay and perks," he replied to a user's question about his quote.

He added, "On the other hand, they do have families and dependents and need to consider for retirement, etc."

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True patriots they are  8)

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All About Love / Re: Another Tau-Nao Boh Hoh Say gal
« on: Yesterday at 06:10:09 pm »
Think it's common to not want to stay with in laws ba  ???
Let's say if one pays for the flat and need to listen to someone else's house rule, might as well stay alone.
Stay nearby is ok

I'm sorry but these things should be clarified with hubby before you marry him .... not clarify after you're married.

It will be sheer folly and stupidity to attempt to change a man's mind and behaviour after marriage ...

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hope she is okay .....

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All About Love / Re: Another Tau-Nao Boh Hoh Say gal
« on: Yesterday at 01:36:38 pm »
https://dayre.me/Glowinglove/mlDqGD53TH

now complaining about MIL

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in the words of Ngiam Tong Dow

THC: You have said that you were worried that some of the politicians today do not have the same qualities as the pioneer generation. What are you hoping to see in the newer and younger politicians today? 

NTD: In the early days, Lim Kim San and Goh Keng Swee worked night and day, and they were truly dedicated. I don’t know whether Lee Kuan Yew will agree but it started going downhill when we started to raise ministers’ salaries, not even pegging them to the national salary but aligning them with the top ten.
 When you raise ministers’ salaries to the point that they’re earning millions of dollar, every minister – no matter how much he wants to turn up and tell Hsien Loong off or whatever – will hesitate when he thinks of his million-dollar salary. Even if he wants to do it, his wife will stop him. Lim Kim San used to tell me, “Ngiam, if you want to leave your job, make sure you have enough walkaway money.” When the salary is so high, which minister dares to leave, unless they decide to become the opposition party? As a result, the entire political arena has become a civil service, and I don’t see anyone speaking up anymore.




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why you derail her thread ?!!! .... >:(

i'm only human ....


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