05 Dec '12, 11pm

Rich World's Fastest Inflation May Escalate on Singapore Wages - Bloomberg

Rich World's Fastest Inflation May Escalate on Singapore Wages - Bloomberg

When dozens of Chinese bus drivers held Singapore’s first strike in 26 years last week, the island deported the perpetrators. Getting rid of the soaring prices that are emboldening calls for higher wages won’t be as easy. Rising housing, transportation and business costs have given the city state the fastest inflation among the developed world’s biggest economies. The illegal protest by the SMRT Corp. (MRT) drivers in late November may herald a further escalation in price pressures, as even foreign laborers whose cheaper wages have helped restrain inflation express dissatisfaction with their incomes. “All price go up, only salary no up,” Delowar Hussin, a Bangladeshi laborer, said as he hauled a bag of concrete debris into a dumpster outside a Singapore office tower housing Morgan Stanley (MS) and Citigroup Inc. (C) Hussin, 41, said he earns a basic wage of S$18 ($15) a da...

Full article: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-05/rich-world-s-fas...

Tweets

Inflation estimated at 4.7% in 2012, high infla...

forums.condosingapore.com 13 Dec '12, 3am

[SINGAPORE] Slow growth and high inflation will continue into 2013 as Singapore presses on with restructuring towards prod...

Two men perched themselves on top of a crane in...

straitstimes.com 06 Dec '12, 3am

Two men, believed to be workers from China, perched themselves on top of a crane early Thursday morning in protest over ow...

Check out my new @LovePastry sneakers that may or may not have a wedge heel... Great for running, obviously. #sneaky

Check out my new @LovePastry sneakers that may ...

instagram.com 07 Dec '12, 9am

Check out my awesome new Pastry sneakers that may or may not have a concealed wedge heel... Great for running, obviously. ...

"Temperature may drop below zero degrees in Sin...

twitpic.com 06 Dec '12, 1pm

Copy & paste this code into your website <a href="http://twitpic.com/bjkf16" title="&quot;Temperature may drop below zero ...

The NBA's New Orleans Hornets To become the New...

thedomains.com 05 Dec '12, 4pm

According to an ESPN report the New Orleans Hornets are going to become the New Orleans Pelicans, meaning that someone jus...

By the way, you may download the e-catalogue here: #CourtsTwitterQuiz

By the way, you may download the e-catalogue he...

courts.com.sg 11 Dec '12, 9am

Simply fill in the following details by 30 December 2012 to receive our e-catalogue, and you just might be one of ten luck...

Two men perched themselves on top of a crane in...

twitter.com 06 Dec '12, 3am

When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always ...

Report: Better Place may lay off another 200 wo...

green.autoblog.com 07 Dec '12, 3pm

might not be such a good one when it comes to employment, given reports that the electric vehicle infrastructure network m...

The Edinburgh Marathon on May 26th is nearly full:

northeastraces.com 16 Dec '12, 11am

"for runners, online entries opened at 0900 on Monday November 26th and no postal entries will be available"; "online entr...

Buongiorno mondo ❤️ #goodmorning #world #colazione #latte #singapore #olympic #memories #2010

Buongiorno mondo ❤️ #goodmorning #world #colazi...

instagram.com 08 Dec '12, 8am

... so ke te nn rix mai ai tuoi fans...ma almeno qlk volta giusto x far sapere ke sei ancora viva :D...rispondici:)...dai ...

LOL WAT "Temperature may drop below zero degree...

twitpic.com 06 Dec '12, 1pm

Copy & paste this code into your website <a href="http://twitpic.com/bjkbff" title="&quot;Temperature may drop below zero ...

#OpenFollow Singapore ideal home in Asia for mo...

scmp.com 11 Dec '12, 7pm

Singapore topped Hong Kong as the most desired place in Asia for so-called mobile millionaires to reside, with quality of ...

"#GreenDeal is the perfect chance for people to embrace all changes their properties need, without breaking the bank"

"#GreenDeal is the perfect chance for people to...

greenbuildingelements.com 06 Dec '12, 10pm

In the UK, the Green Deal will cover all of these measures, according to each individual property’s needs. An accredited G...

Unbiased real estate views for rich Citi clients

forums.condosingapore.com 13 Dec '12, 6am

http://www.businesstimes.com.sg/prem...ients-20121213 Published December 13, 2012 Unbiased real estate views for rich Citi...

Check out: Better Place may lay off another 200...

green.autoblog.com 07 Dec '12, 10pm

might not be such a good one when it comes to employment, given reports that the electric vehicle infrastructure network m...