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Lao niang explain: The 13th Month Bonus – You got or not?

Song boh?! Lai liao lai liao, it’s the time of year again where many people will receive a big fat 13th month bonus. Lao niang want to buy iPhone 12 Pro MAX!!! If you are not one of the MANY people who will be getting their 13th month bonus hor, then sucks to be you loh. But before you go cry father cry mother, ask the heavens ask earth why other people have this 13th month bonus but you don’t have… Say real one, other than it is MONEY, what else do you really know about this 13th month bonus leh? The 13th Month Bonus Commonly referred to as the Annual Wage Supplement (AWS), this 13th month bonus is a payment which is added to an employee’s total annual salary BUT IS NOT COMPULSORY BY THE LAW! That means hor, if you go and flip flip flip your employment contract

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PAP and NTUC got special relationship, call the symbiotic relationship

Aiya, we all know that the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) and People’s Action Party (PAP) got a special relationship, which they call it the symbiotic relationship. They always talk about this symbiotic relationship very openly in a lot of different occasions, including at the PAP’s 36th Ordinary Party Conference Speech last week wor. So it’s not like they 走地下情 (have secret affair) that they scared people know about. In fact, unions in many other countries also have some sort of relationships with political parties de. In case you never study history or fail history de, NTUC and PAP already ak kah chiew ji (very friend-friend kawan-kawan) with each other since long long ago liao. Heck, Singapore’s founding Prime Minister, the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew even started doing union work before he joined politics! When Mr Lee Kuan Yew was still a young and shuai lawyer back in 1952,

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7 things that you need to know about the Parti Liyani case

Let’s go parti parti all night, oh oh oh! Steady la, Parti! You can go and PARTY now! If you have been following the news, you will already know that this domestic worker Parti Liyani who was accused of stealing her tow kay’s things was cleared of charges. And instead hor, her tow kay Karl Liew, who is the ah sia kia of the former Changi Airport Group Chairman Liew Mun Leong, now kena charged with giving false evidence and information. Sibei plot twist maciam watching drama sia. This case also triggered a lot of people, make them angry and feel a lot about Singapore’s criminal justice system and the way the case is being handled lah. So, in response to this, Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam yesterday gave a lor sor speech in Parliament to explain why. In case you lazy to read the article, donch you

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Kaoyao oh! Why MediShield Life premiums need to increase sia???

This one must be what everyone is asking right now. Why must our MediShield Life premiums mou twin twin (out of the blue) need to be increased?! Increase jiu increase, but one shot want to increase by 35% some more. Can meh??? Actually here got explain lah, but hor Straits Times sibei money face, they hide the article behind pay wall. But never mind, lao niang is here to help you all to understand why our insurance premiums must be increased in simple Singlish. Free one some more. 1. What MediShield Life premium ah? I got meh? MediShield Life is a compulsory basic health insurance plan that is administered by the Central Provident Fund (CPF) Board. Cannot act one 潇洒走一回 (cool) and say you don’t want one. Because the purpose of this insurance plan hor is to help you offset your hospital bill and some selected outpatient treatments, like dialysis

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