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Where are our Engineers?

There is another letter to the Straits Times forum today querying why companies thought foreign engineers are more qualified than local engineers and urged the universities & polytechnics to re-design the engineering courses to meet the industries’ demand. Sensitive topic. Let the Mule shares his distorted views on this topic besides *gasps* foreigners are cheaper. […]

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Meritocracy in History

Long long ago, in the ancient China, the Imperial Court would hold civil service examinations opened to all scholars in China regardless of one’s background. This was one big event, many had studied for years, gone through at least two¬† rounds of trials, bankrupted their families, just to attend the examination, because selected finalists would […]

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