Sunday, 8 September 2013

The Unseen Singapore #6 Did You Know Series: The Diploma MP!

Elite ministers and Elite civil servants within the government establishment is well documented but do you know that we still have a single diploma hero in Parliament? He is none other than Joo Chiat MP Charles Chong!

How does he thrive in this elitist environment? Does MP Charles Chong truly reflects the wishes of the common man on the street? We sure hope so considering he managed to win in his constituency by a hairs breath!

What do you think? Let us know, we love to hear from you.


  1. Many diplomas in Australia at that time are converted to degrees now

  2. Lina Chiam lists a nursing diploma as her highest qualification on her CV - see

  3. What is wrong with diploma? The scholars who work for the MIW are zombies