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GE2020: Wrong Impression Forces PAP Candidate Tan See Leng To Declare His Directorships

GE2020: Wrong Impression Forces PAP Candidate Tan See Leng To Declare His Directorships

With the 158 media was busy praising Tan See Leng's credentials, the public took interest in his rich working experience. Pictures allegedly showing his directorship in 69 companies started surfacing, leading many netizens to question if Tan See Leng is still able to look after the needs of residents in Marine Parade GRC. As brewing speculations of his inability to serve Marine Parade became a concern, Tan See Leng was forced to clarify his directorships on Facebook. He shared that his position in 69 companies was a "wrong impression".

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GE2020: Sudden Resignation By Three PAP Ex-Heavyweights

GE2020: Sudden Resignation By Three PAP Heavyweights

Even as Singapore's political parties are preparing for GE2020, three People's Action Party (PAP) members announced their resignation with less than a week to Nomination Day (30 June). The three ex-heavyweights millionaires are Yaacob Ibrahim, Goh Chok Tong and Khaw Boon Wan, who were all once Cabinet Ministers. As these men bid farewell to politics, let us remember them for some of their more memorable quotes.

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WP's LTK And Yee Jenn Jong Visit Lau Goh's Ward, To Challenge Goh And His Views

WP's LTK And Yee Jenn Jong Visit Lau Goh's Ward, To Challenge Goh And His Views

Workers Party, led by their MP and all -round popular opposition leader Low Thia Khiang and former NCMP Yee Jenn Jong spent their past Sunday morning visiting the Marine Parade and Geylang Serai areas to do their residents outreach program.

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Lau Goh: SG Must Have Strong Ruling Party With Clear Majority Forever

Lau Goh: SG Must Have Strong Ruling Party With Clear Majority Forever

Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong. He has publicly said, somewhat pleadingly, that Singapore needs a political party that governs Singapore to have a "clear majority" in Parliament. And he also said that this strong party needs the mandate for more than 20 years from now.

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CHEE SOON JUAN: WELCOME TO THE DELUSIONAL WORLD OF THE ELECTED PRESIDENCY!

Singapore Democratic Party's Chee Soon Juan penned an opinion piece on what he thinks is a "delusional world" of the Elected Presidency. He outlined Mr Ong Teng Cheong's efforts to check on the government (but to no avail), and how candidates after him have to be "approved by the government".

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IN 2002 PM GOH CALLED ONG TENG CHEONG S'PORES 1ST ELECTED PRESIDENT BUT PAP GOVT FLIP PRATA NOW?

What PM Goh wrote in his condolence letter to Ong Teng Cheong's family in 2002: "As the first elected President, Teng Cheong had to work the new two-key system..." Do note that PM Goh was writing as head of government, representing the govt's views. So how can you say that to a grieving family only to years later argue in court that it is not true?

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GOH CHOK TONG WARNS S'PORE WILL SLIP INTO A 3RD WORLD NATION IF WILLFUL ATTACKS ON INTEGRITY ARE ALLOWED

In Parliament today, ESM Goh Chok Tong lamented that the public Lee family squabble has been blown out of proportion but he was not concerned with the feud or the fate of 38 Oxley road. He warned instead that willful attacks such as those employed by Lee Wei Ling and Lee Hsien Yang would caused Singapore to slip into a third world country if public faith was eroded.

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