29 Jan '18, 4am

Each year more than 10,000 Singaporeans move abroad either for study or work purposes causing a serious brain...

Each year more than 10,000 Singaporeans move abroad either for study or work purposes causing a serious brain...

Each year more than 10,000 Singaporeans move abroad either for study or work purposes causing a serious brain drain back home. Many cite a more relaxed lifestyle and lower cost of living as the two main reasons for doing so. The hassle over our CPF retirement funds also cause many to seriously consider giving up their citizenship so that they can cash out their CPF money for their golden years. We interviewed J – a Malay Singaporean who has moved to Brunei almost five years ago and the family intends to stay on permanently if possible. Transitioning: Describe abit about yourself e.g. personal particulars, educational qualification, work experience, etc. J: My name is J. I’m 55 years old now. I’m not highly educated but only managed to complete GCE ‘O’ Level with 3 credits. Started working at the age of 18 in a big and rich company in Singapore. I studied bookkeeping and ac...

Full article: http://www.transitioning.org/2018/01/29/55-year-old-malay...

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