07 Jul '11, 5am

An excellent rebuttal to the Filipino Brian Carillo by a Singaporean: 'As Singaporeans, we go out elsewhere to...

(This posting first appeared on ‘Filipino: We make Singapore a better place to live ‘ in response to what the Filipino author wrote in the article.) . Brian, Firstly, I DO NOT fault you when you say your heart is with Philippines even though you are Singapore PR (Editor: Actually, he said he was in the process of getting his PR application approved) . As I myself am a Singaporean who works overseas and like you I too have PR elsewhere, yet my heart too solidly remain with Singapore and not the country I am residing in currently. HOWEVER, do you know what is the fallacy of your argument when you said QUOTE: “For the same reason, many Singaporean professionals seek opportunities in Europe, the USA or Australia” As Singaporeans, we go out elsewhere to work based on equal pay structure with the LOCALS in that country. So we are competing solely based on experience, merits and ...

Full article: http://www.temasekreview.com/2011/07/07/sporean-to-pinoy-...

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