Saturday, December 25, 2010

Legalised Corruption

Private companies and civil service frown upon moonlighting and yet our MPs can take up directorships in private companies knowing full well there is conflict of interest. No wonder they have lost touch with ground level, too busy making money from of their 2nd, 3rd….etc jobs.

Most of them are only part time MPs and they are allow to hold on to their other profession. But many of them abuse this privilege and instead took up directorships in many companies. This shows they have so much time on their hand.

They should either put their heart into their MP job or get out. It is ridiculous to have part timers making important policies and decision on our country. No wonder we have such a large cabinet of ministers since most of them are part MPs.

This is a classical example on how our govt can be perceived as ‘clean’. They are very good in legalising abuse of power which is itself a form of corruption.

This is just an extract from Temasek Review - an online non-governmental citizen website.

MS Lee Bee Wah. Constituency, : Ang Mo Kio GRC
1.Tee International

DR Lee Boon yang :Jalan Besar GRC
1.Chairman of keppel Corp

Halimah Yacob: Jurong GRC.

Ong Ah Heng :Nee Soon Central
1.comfort Delgro

Ong Kian Min :Tampines GRC
1.Penguin Int’l,
2.GMG global,
3.Lankom Elec,4.
7.China energy,
8.Breadtalk,(formerly Osim)

Sin Boon Ann:Tampines GRC
2.MFS Tech,
3.CSE global,

Seah Kian Peng: Marine Parade GRC.
1.Heatec jietong,

Alvin Yeo: Hong Kah GRC-
1.keppel Corp,
4.Thomson medical

Yeo Guat Kwang :Aljunied GRC
3.United environtech,
4.Asia Water,

Wee Siew Kim :Ang Mo Kio GRC -
1.ES Grp,
2.SBS Transit

Chan Soo Sen : Joo Chiat
3.sunmoon,Cogent,(formerly MDR)

MDN Ho Geok Choo : West Coast GRC.
1.Select Grp

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