Daily Archives: 2011-08-19

TOC Presidential Face to Face: video preview

Dear Readers, TOC is pleased to announce a groundbreaking forum organized for an unprecedented Presidential election. In the first such event to be held by a local website, TOC held a studio discussion with all 4 Presidential candidates and an audience of 18 Singaporeans with a diverse range of backgrounds and experiences. Participants included a Senior Counsel, bloggers and professors, …

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Time to take another look at dual citizenship

by: Ajax Copperwater/ Ever heard of this joke? Question: Why doesn’t Singapore has a cosmonaut yet? Answer: Because the Singapore Government was afraid that the cosmonaut might migrate to Mars. I chanced upon a news article, which featured President’s Scholar, Miss Xiao Yifei. Well, I say good for her for receiving a prestigious scholarship through diligence and immersing herself in …

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SPP’s Benjamin Pwee, Jimmy Lee for Tan Cheng Bock

Benjamin Cheah/Photos by Shawn Danker Two prominent members of the Singapore People’s Party (SPP) have come out to voice support for Presidential candidate Dr Tan Cheng Bock. They are Mr Benjamin Pwee, Second Assistant Secretary General, and Mr Jimmy Lee, member of the Central Executive Council. Speaking to TOC in an exclusive interview, both men stressed that they were supporting …

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