27 May '11, 11pm

Dumbass Remark of the Week: Dr Lim Wee Kiak

Dumbass Remark of the Week: Dr Lim Wee Kiak

The winner this week is... PAP MP for Nee Soon GRC, Dr Lim Wee Kiak! The good doctor said: "If the annual salary of the Minister of Information, Communications and the Arts is only $500,000, it may pose some problems when he discusses 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." From omy.sg : ‘ 部长薪酬过低 有失身份地位’ 林伟杰言论遭网民批评 ("Lim Wee Kiak defends ministerial salaries: Low pay is a loss of dignity") Aiyah, now I know why my ministers don't listen to me. I don't earn enough. In other news, PAP MP Irene Ng was irked by media coverage of the Workers' Party's Meet the People session (MPS) in Aljunied GRC. PAP MP Irene Ng: "I started my MPS on May 9, two days after being elected as MP. Had a big crowd. Hardly any rest. No big media publicity...

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straitstimes.com 27 May '11, 1pm

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theonlinecitizen.com 27 May '11, 4pm

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straitstimes.com 26 May '11, 7am

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