My Interview With VoicesTODAY: Are The Fare Hikes Justified?

I was invited to speak on VoicesToday on the transport fare hikes. You can see the video below for my interview.

“I am just wary that Singaporeans cannot be taken for granted … If the infrastructural lapse is there, should we then look at postponing any fare increases until we are able to catch up infrastructural with the population?”

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In the aftermath of the transport fare increase, and in the face of the pending increase of the MediShield premium and Medisave contribution rate, do you have something to say about how the government apportion budget for Singapore?

Do you think the $1,000 wage that the government wants to legislate for cleaners is enough? Do you think more workers should earn a minimum wage and do you think the minimum wage should be higher?

Come join us at the Pre-Budget 2014 Forum, where we would be discussing these issues and sharing with you our recommendations and proposals. This event is jointly supported by MARUAH, Function 8 and Workfair.

You can find out more about the event at the Facebook event page here.

pre budget 2014 conference

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