Daily Archives: 2011-07-14

Nationalising Public Transportation – Is it feasible?

Azhar Khamis / The Workers’ Party manifesto for the 2011 election contains a proposal to nationalise our public transportation system for trains and buses. Lim Hwee Hwa, former Second Transport Minister, said then that the government had considered the idea before, but did not think it was feasible and that commuters would even be worse off, citing how other countries …

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Tony Leung to play Lee Kuan Yew

by: Ravi Philemon/ According to Sina News, Actor Tony Leung Chiu Wai will play the role of former-Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew in a movie to be jointly-produced in Hong Kong and Singapore titled, “1965”. Developed jointly by Homerun pictures and We picture, Lee Kuan Yew’s struggle for the independence of Singapore will be the inspiration for this movie. The …

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