30 Oct '12, 10am

my favorite SG blogger is back

Greying population could 'cost Govt S$13b more by 2025' by Teo Xuanwei SINGAPORE - By 2025, public services for what will be a greyer Singapore could cost the Government S$79 billion, or S$13 billion more than what it spends today, according to a new report released by global management consultancy Accenture. Even as the Government has highlighted the effects of the dramatic demographic shift in the coming years, including higher social spending, this is the first time an estimate of the cost has been worked out. According to Accenture's report, which covers 10 countries, the increased spending in public services - defence and public safety, education, housing and healthcare - will come up to the same percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2025 as it stood last year at 12 per cent. By then, 17 per cent of the population will be over 64 years old, up from 8 per cent ...

Full article: http://mrwangsaysso.blogspot.com/2012/10/the-national-cos...

Tweets

#singaporeans r talkg abt 30-Oct-12: #singapore...

singaporedaily.net 30 Oct '12, 4am

– irememberSG: Marry Me: Peh Chengwan – DUM FATA SINUNT, VIVITE LAETI: Why I admire atheists $84,000 per annum income as a...

Sony grows large sensor camera family with new 4K camera systems with PMW-F55 and PMW-F5

Sony grows large sensor camera family with new ...

en.akihabaranews.com 30 Oct '12, 8am

The PMW-F55 can connect to the new 4K 30-inch LCD monitor, PVM-X300, using four 3G-SDI interfaces to monitor pictures at 4...

How I Forced My 5 Year Old To Become an Environmentalist, or, an Interview with Philippe Cousteau

How I Forced My 5 Year Old To Become an Environ...

treehugger.com 29 Oct '12, 2pm

© Meaghan O'Neill My son, sitting on the rocks near his grandparents' homes. I live by the sea. It's nice here . And I'd l...

Blogger Elin Kling for Guess by Marciano

Blogger Elin Kling for Guess by Marciano

luxuo.com 29 Oct '12, 9pm

Guess has unveiled the first images of the campaign for the capsule collection created by Elin Kling for its Marciano line...

Blogger Outreach Done Fearlessly

Blogger Outreach Done Fearlessly

seo-theory.com 24 Oct '12, 12pm

Blogger Outreach Done Fearlessly October 24, 2012 By Michael Martinez This case study is based on my personal experience w...

[Blog] Building with Adobe as a Cost-Effective Solution for Home Construction?: Building with adobe is a traditi...

[Blog] Building with Adobe as a Cost-Effective ...

homeenergy.org 30 Oct '12, 11pm

Building with adobe is a tradition that dates back millennia. But in Santa Fe, the material has enjoyed a resurgence thank...

One Step Back, Two Steps Forward

seomoz.org 30 Oct '12, 7pm

When we’re working on fixing an immediate problem, especially one that’s affecting customers, it’s difficult to stop and t...

Sex blogger apologises for "bringing disrepute"...

straitstimes.com 31 Oct '12, 9am

The National University of Singapore (NUS) scholar, who made headlines recently for posting an explicit sex blog, has apol...

David Attenborough: U.S. politicians duck clima...

grist.org 28 Oct '12, 1pm

One of the world’s leading naturalists has accused U.S. politicians of ducking the issue of climate change because of the ...

Israel Food Trip: Machane Yehuda - Old Market o...

ieatishootipost.sg 29 Oct '12, 8pm

Ashtanur Bakery, 125 Agripas St It's a shame that many Church groups that travel all the way to Israel to visit the Holy s...

via @Earth911

via @Earth911

earth911.com 27 Oct '12, 1pm

The SCRAP store sells all kinds of craft materials including fabrics. Photo: SCRAP If the internet tells us anything , it'...

Questions about blogger SEO

blackhatworld.com 28 Oct '12, 9pm

There are a couple of things that are really important for SEO these days: fresh, original content (which you're handling ...

Blogger Round-Up: Pumped-Up Kicks: We’ve seen sneakers cycling back into streetwear style since earlier in the y...

Blogger Round-Up: Pumped-Up Kicks: We’ve seen s...

thebudgetfashionista.com 28 Oct '12, 10am

We’ve seen sneakers cycling back into streetwear style since earlier in the year, but with the summer weather scorching we...

The iconic Old English Sheepdog is being hit by the growing popularity of so-called "handbag dogs" such as chihu...

The iconic Old English Sheepdog is being hit by...

bbc.co.uk 29 Oct '12, 3pm

29 October 2012 Last updated at 15:20 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print O...

Food Blog - Israel Food Trip: Machane Yehuda - ...

ieatishootipost.sg 29 Oct '12, 3am

Ashtanur Bakery, 125 Agripas St It's a shame that many Church groups that travel all the way to Israel to visit the Holy s...