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S’PORE CHARITY TV SHOWS COSTS MORE THAN $1 MILLION TO RUN?

It states that “The charity’s chairman, Lee Kim Siang, said that given the uncertain economic outlook, voluntary welfare organisations (VWO) need to find “innovative ways” to raise funds. “If we do a TV show, it’s going to cost quite a hefty sum. The going rate was a million dollars,” said Mr Lee.” I understand that for last year’s show the difference between the amount collected and donated was about $ 850,000. Was this amount paid to the television station for staging the show ? How much, if any, will the television station be paid for this year’s show ?

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