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Daily Archives: 2010-12-15

Note to TOC Face to Face Participants

Dear Guests, We hope you’re as excited about THE political event of the year as we are! To make Singapore’s first Town-Hall style Q & A with the leaders of political parties in Singapore a success, here's some important information for you to take note of before you attend: Moderation format Given the number of speakers for the evening, we …

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TOC Report: MM Lee says Dialogue with Burmese Generals like “talking to dead people”

Choo Zheng Xi In more revelations about Singapore’s opinion of our neighbors, the Burmese junta is described as “dense” and “stupid” and has “mismanaged” the country’s vast natural resources. Dealing with the regime is like “talking to dead people”. ASEAN should not have admitted Burma, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam because they do not share the values of the founder members …

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A lesson on autism

written by B L Swee, a parent whose child is diagnosed with ASD (autistic spectrum disorder) JY has been such a charming child. We were so taken by his good looks and funny behaviour that we never realised that something was very wrong with him. The biggest concern we had about him was the fact that he had no words. But …

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Migrant worker NGOs’ appeal against rejection for vehicle procession

Mr K Shanmugam Minister for Home Affairs and Law New Phoenix Park 28 Irrawaddy Road Singapore 329560 Dear Mr Shanmugam, Permit Application Nos PP/20101125/003 and PP/20101128/001 Pursuant to Section 6 of the Public Order Act 2009 - An Appeal under Section 11 of the Public Order Act 2009 We write to express our regret that the above applications for permits …

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Wikileaks saga: Singapore actively undermining Malaysia, says M’sian MP

The following is a letter from Tian Chua, Malaysian MP and Vice President of the People Justice Party, to the High Comissioner of Singapore H.E. T Jasudasen High Commissioner The Republic of Singapore 03-2163 4875 Dear Sir, Greetings. The latest exposure in WikiLeaks has triggered a serious and alarming signal for Malaysia-Singapore relations. While I agree that the confidentiality of …

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