The Pulse

The Pulse

The Pulse

The Pulse: Episode 5

Is the carbon tax announced in Budget 2018 too low to have any impact on the behaviour of corporations and consumers?

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The Pulse is Channel NewsAsia’s weekly podcast that takes on anything, from politics to entertainment. Hosted by Bharati Jagdish, the show brings together personalities with a view in a funny, irreverent and insightful chat that takes the pulse of the country on issues that matter.

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Is the carbon tax announced in Budget 2018 too low to have any impact on the behaviour of corporations and consumers?
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Tax hikes are likely on the cards. Are they necessary? How can they be applied fairly to get Singaporeans’ buy-in?
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We talk about parents who lie to the authorities to get their kids into popular schools. What's to blame - the admissions system or societal mindsets?
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What will it take to get users of shared bikes to park responsibly? Also, are Singaporeans too insular when it comes to events beyond our shores?
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Should influencers communicate government messages? Also this week, helpful drivers were mistaken for kidnappers. Was our panic unwarranted?