10 Dec '11, 2pm

[TOC] Wife of Defence Minister is new SingHealth CEO

The question that will be in the mind of Singaporeans with another such appointment of people connected to government ministers and MPs, and those in position of authority what has happened to our so-called meritocracy? Is it a coincidence that talent are to be found only among connections of ministers and government officers. Why so many such wives of cabinet ministers are getting into positions of government in such a manner. What kind of open and transparent meritocratic selection process is in place to assure the public there is no copy-cat after the precedent previously set by the leaders and the cronyism or legalised corruptions happening at the top. How many candidates have applied for such positions and how transparent is the selection process.

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/12/wife-of-defence-minis...

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