Daily Archives: 2007-11-23

Singapore miscalculates balance of power over Burma issue

The following is a report carried by Japan‘s largest news agency Kyodo.  Singapore‘s unsuccessful attempt to convince Myanmar [Burma] and China to allow a UN special envoy to Myanmar to address either a summit of East Asian leaders or a summit of Southeast Asian leaders is seen by some diplomats as a miscalculation of the balance of power in the …

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MDA head honchos rap on video to get Singapore “creative and connected”

Below is the video – with the lyrics – showing the senior management of the Media Development Authority (MDA) rapping while “selling its message to get Singapore creative and connected”, as reported by the Straits Times (“Rapping MDA officers cause mixed feelings over rapping video”). The original video can be found here on the MDA website. TOC will leave readers …

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