Always complain “even our food stalls are by PRCs blah blah blah”. Now that the Govt is trying to keep the hawker culture alive by encouraging more locals to be hawker, the anti-PAP camp complain…
- http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/hawker-centre-30-committee-makes-recommendations-on-how-to-sustain-hawker-tradeSINGAPORE – Stalls where aspiring hawkers can train under seasoned veterans, amenities such as Wi-Fi and playgrounds. Boosting productivity and keeping costs down, while ensuring that there is a variety of food, not just the cookie-cutter options seen everywhere.
This is the vision of the Hawker Centre 3.0 Committee, which came up with wide-ranging recommendations to ensure that the future hawker centre is not just somewhere to go for delicious meals, but also a hive of community activity and a place where patrons are clean and considerate.
Chaired by the Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources Dr Amy Khor, the 14-member committee looked into four key areas: sustaining the hawker trade, improving productivity, enhancing hawker centres as social spaces, and promoting graciousness.