04 Jan '12, 6am

'Proposed ministerial pay cuts a good start' #Singapore

Dear Singaporean, an old chinese saying 秀才遇到兵,有理说不清, most people who leave their comments here are mainly from the same group, they say nothing constructive and do nothing to improve their lifestyle and expect $$$ to drop from the sky or best put it directly into their pocket. They blame their failure in life on others and in this case the political figure become their natural target, I am not surprise if they do work for others, they will also be the small group that blame the company, blame the management, blame the processes, blame the systems, except themselves. Every single one of us control our own destiny and fate, why spend all these time blaming everything under the sun instead of making full use of the time to improve the quality of your life. To benchmark the ministers pay with top 1,000 singaporean earner is fair, for those who are not happy with the pay cut. H...

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