Sunday, September 1, 2013

S'pore needs "gotong royong" spirit to do well: PM Lee

PM Lee said that the strong community spirit present in kampongs should still be maintained today for Singapore to do well. PM made these comments at a book launch specially held for the former residents of Kampong Radin Mas.

The kampong spirit is commonly known as the "gotong royong" spirit. While I agree with PM's comments, I must say that in Singapore, I feel that we are becoming more and more self-centred.

Saturday, August 31, 2013

SYRIA TO EXPECT US-LED STRIKE

It was reported that Syria is to expect US-led strike at any moment. I was quite surprised that the US actually goes ahead with the strike even without the consent of UNO. I hope the strike will not escalate into a full war and involve other countries which are not part of the conflict.

EX SCDF CHIEF PETER LIM SACKED FROM CIVIL SERVICE

EX SCDF CHIEF PETER LIM IS SACKED FROM CIVIL SERVICE as was reported in the news today. I am surprised at the news as I thought Peter Lim's case has been dealt with for quite some time already.