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The Temasek Review
Is The Development of Singapore T4 Airport A Sign Of Something Wrong With Our Economy? « Economics « Opinion « TR EMERITUSThe late Lee Kuan Yew was vehentmently against having casino in Singapore. A de
The Temasek Review / Posted 3 days ago
The late Lee Kuan Yew was vehentmently against having casino in Singapore. A debate was carry out in 2005 of Singapore to having the first casino. Finally the casinos were approved. Most Singaporean against having the casinos in Singapore they feared... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Why 2033 will be the year PAP rule ends « Opinion « TR EMERITUSthe PAP and their supporters celebrate today is the creation of a small band of
The Temasek Review / Posted 3 days ago
the PAP and their supporters celebrate today is the creation of a small band of exceptional young Singaporeans. Lee Kuan Yew and less than 20 other people. So I asked myself, is it reasonable to hope that in Singapore today, among teens... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Food Security, Poverty Alleviation Achievablesolve the wholesale destruction of the livelihoods of these workers. In his sp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
solve the wholesale destruction of the livelihoods of these workers. In his speech in South Africa in 1994, the late Harry Lee Kuan Yew, Prime Minister of Singapore, pleaded with African leadership to "resolve contradictions between the aspirations... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Government’s deafening silence on London trip questionedMalaysia from the time of Lord Cobbold to the Prime Minister Harold McMillan of
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Malaysia from the time of Lord Cobbold to the Prime Minister Harold McMillan of Britain, to Tunku Abdul Rahman and even to Lee Kuan Yew. The book contains all the correspondents including telegram exchanges that ultimately led to the formation of... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Politics of Paranoia « Letters « TR EMERITUSusual too much. And goodies that will surely come their way will soften or even
The Temasek Review / Posted 7 days ago
usual too much. And goodies that will surely come their way will soften or even erase any misgivings. Since the passing of Lee Kuan Yew, the fear and paranoia gripping the PAP has been accelerating. The fear of losing its stranglehold on power and... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Netizens comment on PM Lee’s statement that founding fathers were ‘passionate about multiracialism’ « Opinion « TR EMERITUSon Saturday (23 September), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong stated that it was t
The Temasek Review / Posted 9 days ago
on Saturday (23 September), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong stated that it was the reason why the founding fathers — Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Mr Goh Keng Swee, Mr S Rajaratnam, Mr Othman Wok — made multiracialism the fundamental principle on which... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Homeless stereotypes busted: Most hold jobs, have been destitute for over a yearabout social work and services in Singapore, is the first such study here, acco
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
about social work and services in Singapore, is the first such study here, according to group member Ng Kok Hoe, a Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy assistant professor. Known as a street count, this type of survey has been done in... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Tharman to Singaporeans: Who do you believe, me or your lying eyes? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSLeslie Hoffman threatened with imprisonment if he did not back off in his criti
The Temasek Review / Posted 14 days ago
Leslie Hoffman threatened with imprisonment if he did not back off in his criticism of the PAP. “We shall put him in,” Mr Lee Kuan Yew thundered, “and keep him in.” Taking the hint, Mr Hoffman made a beeline for Malaysia. Following the editor’s... Read more
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New Kerala
An unprecedented ideological inspiration - Jay Wei will deliver a speech World, I at the National University of Singapore - newkerala news #277409medical school. After more than a century's development, it has become a famous
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
medical school. After more than a century's development, it has become a famous university in Asia and even the world. Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, the former Singapore Prime Minister and Margaret Chan, the Director-General of World Health Organization... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bid Bid Bidthat eventually bids out the projects, so I assumed he knows what he is saying.
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
that eventually bids out the projects, so I assumed he knows what he is saying. I asked a young lawyer who trained at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy what he thought about the inability of the Duterte administration to more forcefully... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Who's responsible for combating corruption in Singapore?creating, maintaining and changing the ethical culture of the organisations the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
creating, maintaining and changing the ethical culture of the organisations they lead. Singapore’s founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew was very clear in his stand that a clean and incorruptible core leadership is essential for corruption to be... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Breaking the presidency and Singapore, straw by straw « Opinion « TR EMERITUSand fair opportunities so the most deserving win, and not a system guaranteeing
The Temasek Review / Posted 17 days ago
and fair opportunities so the most deserving win, and not a system guaranteeing equal outcomes. Singapore’s leaders (from Lee Kuan Yew to even members of Lee Hsien Loong’s cabinet) have long acknowledged that Singapore is hardly an equal society;... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
99-year HDB flats a chance to review homeownership and retirement policieslease should therefore be seized upon as an opportunity to initiate a wider dis
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
lease should therefore be seized upon as an opportunity to initiate a wider discussion and review of current policies on housing and retirement adequacy. Ng Kok Hoe is assistant professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy. Source:... Read more
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DW
Rex Tillerson travels to China to discuss North Korea |uncertainties regarding its weapons, refugees and a US base at its doorstep," E
DW / Posted 18 days ago
uncertainties regarding its weapons, refugees and a US base at its doorstep," Eduardo Araral, vice dean of research at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in Singapore, told DW. Araral added that the US would not be able to handle North Korea... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The Amos Yee saga: 3 lessons for Singapore « Opinion « TR EMERITUSviews on religion though it was clear to me at least that it was his political
The Temasek Review / Posted 19 days ago
views on religion though it was clear to me at least that it was his political views and in particular his condemnation of Lee Kuan Yew that rankled the powers that be the most. Some naughty boys grow up to be successful men. Take a most relevant... Read more
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The Manila Times
Manifestations of creeping decayto improve working conditions, on better pay with health care and pensions? In
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
to improve working conditions, on better pay with health care and pensions? In Singapore, the leader is now a son of Lee Kuan Yew. Hmmmm. Maybe in 2022, it would be daughter Sara, with Alan Peter Cayetano(?), which just might be better than... Read more
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The Economic Times
Maharashtra government taps Korean investors for big ticket projectsprinciple we have an agreement to work on these projects with the Koreans," he
The Economic Times / Posted 20 days ago
principle we have an agreement to work on these projects with the Koreans," he said after delivering the 57th Lee Kuan Yew Exchange Fellow lecture organised by the Institute of South Asian Studies and Confederation of Indian... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Dr Chee: The PAP’s failing elitist model « Opinion « TR EMERITUS“PAP MPs HAVE been carefully selected, they are not ordinary people,” Mr Lee Ku
The Temasek Review / Posted 20 days ago
“PAP MPs HAVE been carefully selected, they are not ordinary people,” Mr Lee Kuan Yew taught us in 1994. Mr Goh Chok Tong further enlightened that Singapore’s rulers are of the “junzi” (君子or righteous elite) order while Mr Lee Hsien Loong ordained... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
A tax on sugary drinks not enough on their own to halt obesity in Asiais the basis for a durable solution to Asia’s obesity epidemic. Asit K Biswas
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
is the basis for a durable solution to Asia’s obesity epidemic. Asit K Biswas is distinguished visiting professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy. Kris Hartley lectures on city and regional planning at Cornell University. This... Read more
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The China Post
Singapore teen's US asylum request upheld after 10-month detention19, has served time in prison in Singapore for online videos and blog posts cri
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
19, has served time in prison in Singapore for online videos and blog posts critical of Sinapore first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew and of Chritianity and Islam. He fled Singapore for the United States in December last year, where he was... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
U.S. Grants Asylum To Amos Yee, Young Blogger From Singaporeof people have watched Yee's YouTube videos, particularly one from March of 201
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
of people have watched Yee's YouTube videos, particularly one from March of 2015 in which he proclaimed, "Lee Kuan Yew is dead - finally!" — referring to Singapore's founder who is venerated by many within the island nation for his... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore teen blogger granted asylum, released in USto speak out against government policies, while others have faulted him for cri
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
to speak out against government policies, while others have faulted him for criticising Singapore's late founding father Lee Kuan Yew, who has been credited with Singapore's economic success despite his authoritarianism. Mr Yee made news in 2015... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Singapore's infamous teen blogger Amos Yee granted US asylumentries criticised Singapore's leaders, and he ignited controversy in 2015 afte
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
entries criticised Singapore's leaders, and he ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. His attorneys received notification of a Board of Immigration Appeals decision upholding... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Singapore teen granted asylum released from US custodythat is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after pos
The Register Citizen / Posted 21 days ago
that is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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Reuters
Singaporean blogger released after winning U.S. ruling for asylum2015, Yee was convicted on charges of harassment and insulting a religious grou
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
2015, Yee was convicted on charges of harassment and insulting a religious group over comments he made about former premier Lee Kuan Yew and Christians soon after Lee’s death. His sentence at the time amounted to four weeks in jail. The case now... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Singapore teen granted asylum released from U.S. custodythat is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after pos
Northwest Herald / Posted 21 days ago
that is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Singapore teen granted asylum released from US custodythat is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after pos
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 21 days ago
that is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Singapore teen granted asylum released from US custodythat is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after pos
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
that is discouraged in the city-state. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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Reuters
Singaporean blogger set for release after U.S. ruling for asylum2015, Yee was convicted on charges of harassment and insulting a religious grou
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
2015, Yee was convicted on charges of harassment and insulting a religious group over comments he made about former premier Lee Kuan Yew and Christians soon after Lee’s death. His sentence at the time amounted to four weeks in jail. The case now... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumsomething that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posti
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
something that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Redefining rightsmonths studying the fundamentals of Confucianism!” Opinion ( Article MRec ), p
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
months studying the fundamentals of Confucianism!” Opinion ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew argued that economic rights should have priority over certain civil liberties. The prosperity of his city-state... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumsomething that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posti
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 21 days ago
something that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumsomething that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posti
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
something that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumsomething that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posti
The New Canaan News / Posted 21 days ago
something that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumsomething that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posti
The Middletown Press / Posted 21 days ago
something that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumsomething that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posti
Darien News-Review / Posted 21 days ago
something that is discouraged there. He ignited controversy in 2015 after posting a fiery video about Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew just after his death. In March, Judge Samuel Cole in Chicago concluded that Yee had met the burden of showing... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Don’t be surprised by reserved election, it fits within the pattern of neo-colonial authoritarian rule « Opinion « TR EMERITUSthese attacks good justification for reserving seats in the House of Commons fo
The Temasek Review / Posted 24 days ago
these attacks good justification for reserving seats in the House of Commons for minority races. Lord Louis Mountbatten, Lee Kuan Yew and Halimah Yacob Compare that to Singapore. Despite having inherited the British common law legal system, we... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Why I did not join martial law protestersis there to support civilian rule. Singapore is a good example of strong rule w
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 days ago
is there to support civilian rule. Singapore is a good example of strong rule without direct intervention of the military. Lee Kuan Yew practiced strong rule successfully. In my opinion the Philippines today would be best served by a combination of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Singapore's Lee looks to patch up China relationsmaintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his pr
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 29 days ago
maintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his predecessor as prime minister, his father Lee Kuan Yew -- has been able to pick the middle path between the two superpowers. However, as President Donald Trump's... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Singapore's Lee looks to patch up China relationsmaintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his pr
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 29 days ago
maintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his predecessor as prime minister, his father Lee Kuan Yew -- has been able to pick the middle path between the two superpowers. However, as President Donald Trump's... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Singapore's Lee looks to patch up China relationsmaintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his pr
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 29 days ago
maintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his predecessor as prime minister, his father Lee Kuan Yew -- has been able to pick the middle path between the two superpowers. However, as President Donald Trump's... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Singapore's Lee looks to patch up China relationsmaintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his pr
KECI Missoula / Posted 29 days ago
maintaining strong ties with the US and China. In the past, Lee -- like his predecessor as prime minister, his father Lee Kuan Yew -- has been able to pick the middle path between the two superpowers. However, as President Donald Trump's... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Award-winning Singapore cartoonist challenges historyfigure, Lim Chin Siong, a popular left-wing trade union leader who was a rival
The Borneo Post / Posted 30 days ago
figure, Lim Chin Siong, a popular left-wing trade union leader who was a rival to Singapore’s authoritarian founding father Lee Kuan Yew in the ’60s, and who was jailed during Lee’s rule. Lim plays little part in official histories of that... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Singaporeans protest against uncontested presidential electionsince independence in 1965 and the current prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, is
Eye Witness News / Posted a month ago
since independence in 1965 and the current prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, is the son of the country’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew. In the 2015 general election — held months after the death of Lee Kuan Yew — the PAP won almost 70 per cent of... Read more
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EuroNews
Singaporeans protest against uncontested presidential electionsince independence in 1965 and the current prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, is
EuroNews / Posted a month ago
since independence in 1965 and the current prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, is the son of the country’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew. In the 2015 general election — held months after the death of Lee Kuan Yew — the PAP won almost 70 per cent of... Read more
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Reuters
Singaporeans protest against uncontested presidential electionsince independence in 1965 and the current prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, is
Reuters / Posted a month ago
since independence in 1965 and the current prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, is the son of the country’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew. In the 2015 general election — held months after the death of Lee Kuan Yew — the PAP won almost 70 per cent of... Read more
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DW
Why China won't help US against North Korea |uncertainties regarding its weapons, refugees and a US base at its doorstep," E
DW / Posted 1 months ago
uncertainties regarding its weapons, refugees and a US base at its doorstep," Eduardo Araral, Vice Dean of research at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in Singapore, told DW. Araral added that the US would not be able to handle North Korea... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
President Halimah Yacob will unify Singaporeanssaid Mr Lee. Outlining the significance of Mdm Halimah's inauguration, Mr Lee
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
said Mr Lee. Outlining the significance of Mdm Halimah's inauguration, Mr Lee said: "Today, we reaffirm the pledge that Mr Lee Kuan Yew made on 9 August 1965, in the first hours of our independence, that this would not be a Malay nation, a Chinese... Read more
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