Daily Archives: 2013-01-24

Singapore Democratic Alliance Campaign for the by-election
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By Darren Boon Dedicated Local, Determined Leader. This is how Mr Desmond Lim, Secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Alliance (SDA), had been portraying himself during his campaign as the candidate for Punggol East. Many will agree that he has remained determined and dedicated, Read More

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The Reform Party's campaign for the Punggol East By-election
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By Sharon Ng The Reform Party (RP) last contested in  the West Coast GRC and the Ang Mo Kio GRC in the  General Elections in 2011. It managed to garner over 30 per cent of the votes in both GRCs, a decent showing Read More

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In the PAP’s Wake
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By Benjamin Cheah   For almost two full weeks, People’s Action Party (PAP) by-election candidate Dr Koh Poh Koon has been pounding pavements and meeting residents in an effort to win hearts and minds. In his rally, he promised to address local issues Read More

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Workers’ Party Campaign for the by-election
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By: Ng Yi Shu Since the 14th of January the Workers’ Party candidate Ms Lee Li Lian has been working tirelessly the ground of Punggol East in her campaign. In an effort to win the votes of the demographic,  Ms Lee has addressed Read More

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The Speaker for Parliament should be impartial
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By Ghui The question of where the government begins and where the PAP ends is not an easy one to answer in a political landscape like that of Singapore’s whereby the country’s elected government is dominated by a single party. This quandary presented Read More

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Multi-cornered elections and voter choice
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By Howard Lee Much has been said about the multi-cornered fight in the Punggol East By-Election. When the Singapore Democratic Party pulled out at the eleventh hour, they were praised much for doing so. Reform Party’s Kenneth Jeyaretnam, on the other hand, had Read More

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Elderly don’t have to worry about healthcare?
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Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:38 pmBy Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “Seniors ‘need not worry’ about affordability of healthcare” (Today, Jan 24). It states that “Mr Gan assured that “senior citizens will always receive the necessary healthcare services Read More

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