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FIFTH NEWATER PLANT OPENS, WILL WATER COST KEEP GOING UP?

The fifth NEWater plabt was officially opened today at Changi. Based on the reports, the opening of the fifth plant can now meet 40% of Singapore's water needs. This would mean that Singapore would have to rely less and less on the Linggiu Reservoir in Johor. However, since NEWater plants means that water will be treated and re-treated to make sure that it is safe for consumption, that means the cost for maintaining the plants will be quite high. Will this high cost then be passed on to the consumers?

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CNY PERIOD FOOD PRICES INCREASE, WILL THEY EVER COME DOWN AGAIN?

Now that the CNY period is almost upon us, it seems like food prices have suddenly shot up. Go to the market and even supermarket, all prices of food stuff have gone up. This happens every year, nothing new. But will prices go back down to the level they were at before CNY period? Or will it stay high, then next year CNY, increase again?

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WORK LIKE A SLAVE TO PAY OFF HDB HOUSING DEBTS

HDB flats are so expensive now, that if you are a middle income earner with a family to support, and even if both husband and wife are working like most Singaporeans are now, it still would not be enough to pay for your HDB house. You still need years and years to pay off the debt of your house. In fact, you end up paying for your house until you are retired, that you cannot even call it your house. If it is your house, you don't have to pay money to government every month apart from utility bills.

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ANDREW LOH: I PAID NO UPFRONT CASH FOR HEART BYPASS OP

A lot of us, not without justification, worry about medical bills. This is especially so if you are hit with a serious illness which require extensive and expensive medical care. And there are such cases. I am not going to deny that there are not a few people and families who struggle with medical fees.

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MIXED VEG RICE AT VIVOCITY COST ME $17.80 – $10 FOR 3 PIECES OF PRAWNS

NEVER EVER patronise this cai fan from food republic at VivoCity. I know this place can be expensive but $17.80 for this plate of cai fan is ridiculous! My helper blur blur go buy and Comr ask me for more money.. Siao BOH!! I went back and asked and they said prawns is $10 - 3 pieces only lei! Even the menu is very vague and ambiguous.. Put things like $4 and above

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