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Let me tell you a story about 13-month bonus

Postby solarv » Fri, 02 Mar 2007 9:57 pm

Let me tell you a story about 13-month bonus......

Why there is a 13-month bonus when it is really isn't a bonus? The
mystery is finally revealed! When the British were in Singapore, they
were being paid weekly & they argued that Singaporeans were actually
being cheated into believing that the 13th month pay is a bonus.

Singaporeans are being paid monthly which is equivalent to 4 weeks pay
coz there are 4 weeks in a month. As the British were paid weekly, it
worked out to the same. You see, there are 7 days in a week. 4 weeks
in
a month. 12 months in a year. Then 12 months should work out to 48
weeks
only.

But 1 year actually has 52 weeks!!! Hence the 13th month is your own
pay
not bonus??!!). So, the British argued that there is in fact no bonus
at
all??? It is a very simple calculation that stunned many!!!!

BONUS??? What bonus??? .
Now you understand ?? Hmmmm....... ...

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Sat, 03 Mar 2007 12:11 am

Pretty common knowledge. Nothing new there. ('cept for maybe the under 40's).

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Postby saint73 » Sat, 03 Mar 2007 1:55 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Pretty common knowledge. Nothing new there. ('cept for maybe the under 40's).



:???: Didn't you want retire :???: quite old liao... :D :roll: :mrgreen:
Time for enjoy :D :wink:

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Sat, 03 Mar 2007 12:25 pm

saint73,

On the basis of your English spelling and grammar, I would say that I've still got a lot more on the ball at almost 60 than you have at what would appear to be 14. Especially seeing that you apparently have no idea what emoticons are and how they are supposed to be used.

:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :( :( :( :( :( :-| :-| :-| :-| :-|


:cool:

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Postby saint73 » Sun, 04 Mar 2007 12:16 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:saint73,

On the basis of your English spelling and grammar, I would say that I've still got a lot more on the ball at almost 60 than you have at what would appear to be 14. Especially seeing that you apparently have no idea what emoticons are and how they are supposed to be used.

:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :( :( :( :( :( :-| :-| :-| :-| :-|


:cool:


:P :P :P So sarcastic moderator 8-) Doesn't matter what emoticons is... :mad: as long feel happy DEPEND ON THE MOOD..... :evil: :cry:
:P You appear to be 8, put so many emoticons in the post & copycat... :roll: :wink:

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Postby EADG » Sun, 04 Mar 2007 10:07 pm

sms why do you even bother, you'll never educate the uneducatable

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Sun, 04 Mar 2007 10:34 pm

Glutton for punishment? I like ](*,) ?

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Postby Kurozu » Wed, 07 Mar 2007 11:59 am

Never heard of the 13th Month Bonus before. Good to know

Well, at least we do not work every sunday and saturday.
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new."


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