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Tag: Temasek

Temasek Loses the Plot

Last week I pointed out * that it made no sense for Temasek to pay a huge premium for Olam’s equity when Olam’s short-term debt refinancing was likely to be problematical, […]

SMRT- fare hikes not the only shock.

An unfortunate Singaporean student has hit the news this week after she was taken to court by LTA,  for the offence of having used an empty socket at a station […]

Should we pay Indonesia to stop poisoning us?

The recent flare-up of the Indonesian forest fire problem and the deterioration in our air quality is understandably also causing temperatures to rise in Singapore. Our neighbor Malaysia is also […]

Who Deserves Our Wealth?

I am very pleased that Jeremy has set out in writing his reasons why he disagrees with my proposal for the privatization of Temasek and GIC and the distribution of […]

Using Funds “Wisely”?

TRE recently posted up an article by Jeremy Chen with the opening salvo, “This is something of a response to a proposal by Kenneth Jeyaretnam to privatize Temasek Holdings and GIC […]

Has Temasek Found A Cure for Balding?

The question of the transparency and proper accounting of our reserves has been a primary concern of mine for some time, in fact ever since 2009.  A major theme has […]

2012 stats in review

The guys from WordPress.com stats prepared some stats for  me which I am sharing with you.  Sadly  November, December and January have been largely inactive due to IMF appeal work and […]