Daily Archives: 2014-03-11

North Korea accused of using embassy in S’pore to dodge UN sanctions
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

A United Nations report release on Tuesday says North Korea has developed “sophisticated means” to circumvent UN sanctions, including the suspected use of its embassies around the world to facilitate an illegal trade in weapons. The report is compiled by a panel of Read More

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Low Thia Khiang calls on govt to adopt “30-year” rule on Cabinet Papers
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

Parliamentary speech by MP for Aljunied GRC, Low Thia Khiang Delivered in Committee of Supply on 10 March 2014] The National Archives of Singapore is the official custodian of public records and arguably the keeper of our collective social memory. However, my understanding Read More

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Book Review: “The Ruling Elite of Singapore”
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Last updated on October 1st, 2015 at 11:01 amThe Ruling Elite of Singapore is a brilliant publication, in which Michael Barr, a senior lecturer in International Relations at Flinders University, Australia, explores “the complex and covert networks of power” in the city-state of Singapore. Read More

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Eureka Moments by the Elite
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By Masked Crusader Ministers, it seems, can make any law or regulation without too much consideration or debate as long as it feels like a good idea to them. Mr Khaw Boon Wan, Minister of National Development, announced yesterday in parliament that the Read More

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