Daily Archives: 2011-02-11

Politics and Ethnicity: Framing Racial Discrimination in Singapore

Launch of “Politics and Ethnicity: Framing Racial Discrimination in Singapore” The media and members of the public are invited to a forum to mark the launch of the 15 page report Politics and Ethnicity: Framing Racial Discrimination in Singapore written by Dr. James Gomez and published by the Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies Vol 28, No 2. Date: Saturday, 12 …

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Why are less applying for BTO?

By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “Slower take-up for build-to-order flats in Yishun” (ST, Feb 8). The article states that “the two projects at Yishun, featuring 1,548 flats ranging from two-room to five room units, got 1.8 times as many applicants as there were flats on offer…this showing pales in comparison to a December BTO launch for …

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Reform Party introduces new member Gilbert Goh

PRESS RELEASE 09/02/2011 The Reform Party www.thereformparty.net The Reform Party is delighted to announce that following on from a very successful Rally it has received a large boost to its membership. Mr Kenneth Jeyaretnam, Secretary General of The Reform Party said, “Every member is unique and vital to our fight for democratic representation but we are particularly delighted that Mr. …

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Yong Vui Kong: MARUAH sends appeal to the President

Please see below for an appeal letter from MARUAH to President S.R. Nathan on the case of Yong Vui Kong. —————————————————– 9th February 2011 To: His Excellency President S.R. Nathan Office of the President Orchard Road, Istana, Singapore 0922 Via email Your Excellency, As we await the decision of the Singapore Court of Appeal on Yong Vui Kong’s appeal, MARUAH …

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