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by xiaostar
Tue Mar 27, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: S'poreans to get priority for P1 places during balloting
Replies: 651
Views: 82358

Re: S'poreans to get priority for P1 places during balloting

Despite what most forummers think, this new policy is not entirely about putting Singaporeans first. It is just politics at work. The recent election has seen the PAP votes slide down to 60%. The way I see it - the govt is pressing PRs to convert to Singaporean citizens so that they will have more s...
by xiaostar
Tue Mar 27, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: S'poreans to get priority for P1 places during balloting
Replies: 651
Views: 82358

Re: S'poreans to get priority for P1 places during balloting

According to figures released by MOE, 10 per cent of students enrolled in our primary schools are PRs, while 4 per cent are foreigners.

http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNew ... 82097.html
by xiaostar
Tue Mar 27, 2012 11:28 am
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: S'poreans to get priority for P1 places during balloting
Replies: 651
Views: 82358

Re: S'poreans to get priority for P1 places during balloting

from straits times... Ms Jin Mei, 43, downgraded from a condominium to a Housing Board flat next to Tao Nan School five years ago, hoping that she could enrol her daughter in the brand-name primary school.However, the permanent resident from China, who has lived here for 12 years, soon realised that...