02 Mar '11, 1pm

Here's proof that even MPs are watching «爱»:

Here's proof that even MPs are watching «爱»:

The chorus of 'Wa Meng Ti' (I Ask the Heavens Why) best illustrates employers' frustration with the foreign worker levy hike, according to Mr Yeo Guat Kwang (Aljunied GRC). -- ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN SEEN daily on TV in Singapore, the popular Taiwanese TV serial Ai (Mandarin for Love) has a catchy theme song in Hokkien that two MPs found irresistible for getting their points across in Parliament on Wednesday. The chorus of 'Wa Meng Ti' (I Ask the Heavens Why) best illustrates employers' frustration with the foreign worker levy hike, according to Mr Yeo Guat Kwang (Aljunied GRC). He said his businessman friend had told him that many bosses looked to the heavens and asked 'Why?' when it was announced that the foreign worker levies would be raised. Some even joked about adapting the '3Rs' slogan of the green movement. Instead of 'reduce, reuse, recycle', the 3Rs for foreign lab...

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