Daily Archives: 2015-09-23

AWARE calls for higher female representation in new Cabinet

The following is an open letter from AWARE’s Executive Director, Corinna Lim, which was sent to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam on the morning of 23 September 2015. Dear Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, I write as the Executive Director of AWARE, to offer my congratulations on your recent impressive success at the …

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Go beyond Tharman’s words and open up archives to public

By Ong Chang Woei Since the recent elections, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam has been noted for displaying an open-minded attitude towards the opposition parties, civil society groups and social media. He has suggested that they should play a more active and positive role in Singapore, and he also encouraged some of the outstanding new faces among opposition candidates to …

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