There are many government practices that add to the cost of doing business. Eventually, these costs will be reflected in the prices that are paid by consumers. They increase the cost of living. Singapore already has the highest cost of living in the world for several years.
A large part of the high cost of living is the cost of property. I will not deal with this matter here. I will deal with it separately.
I will deal with the government practices that I consider to be unproductive and wasteful.