Daily Archives: 2010-01-15

PAP MP says he is a man of ‘passion and purpose”

I just have the passion. And that’s why when people ask me, I always say I am a PAP man, I’m a man with Passion And Purpose. Aljunied GRC MP Yeo Guat Kwang, on why he took up the chairmanship of NTUC’s Migrant Workers Centre. (Straits Times, 15 Jan 2010)

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Double-barrelled but no big impact

I don’t think it will have a big impact on our GRCs or ethnic integration policies because the majority of the population will still be the major racial groups – the Chinese, the Malays, the Indians. And these are the other racial or ethnic groups who, in total numbers, will remain small for some time to come, and maybe for …

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4 more ERP gantries

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) announced on Thursday that four ERP gantries will go up in Marina Centre, which will be part of an enlarged Central Business District (CBD). Straits Times

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Malaysia: whose God?

Religious tensions are rising in Malaysia over the name of Allah. A recent high court ruling, allowing the use of the Arabic word for God, has sparked protests in Mosques and attacks on Christian churches. The issue has highlighted the fate of the minority religious and ethnic groups in the Malay-Muslim majority country.   Read also: Youth leaders from S’pore …

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