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  1. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Rethink urged as Singapore bans documentary about political exiles

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 04:07am by AFP

    ... Party of Malaya, which had sought to overthrow governments in Singapore and Malaysia in the 1950s and 1960s. The film, made from interviews with the exiles, was classified as "not allowed ...

  2. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore in 'mid-life crisis' as Lee Hsien Loong marks 10 years in power

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:43am by Satish Cheney

    ... Satish Cheney in Singapore Lee Hsien Loong marks 10 years in power at a time when Singaporeans are becoming more demanding, and less tolerant of authoritarian rule Crown rests heavy ... but only with permits. But despite doing well on the economic front, the 2011 general election saw Lee's People's Action Party (PAP) put up less than its usual stellar performance ...

  3. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    New Singapore rules give locals first choice of employment opportunities

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 11:26pm by AFP

    ... for jobs, housing, schools, medical care and space in public transport. Discontent spilled into general elections in 2011 when the ruling People's Action Party won its lowest vote count after ...

  4. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Locals-first job website launched by Singapore amid backlash against migrants

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 10:40pm by AFP

    ... Party has moved to curb the entry of foreign workers in the face of complaints from citizens they are competing for jobs, public housing, health care services and space in public transport. ...

  5. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore’s ruling party defends ‘robotic’ youth wing video after mockery online

    Posted May 15th 2014, 02:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore Singapore's long-ruling People’s Action Party defends video made by the youth wing that has been widely lampooned online, calling it 'genuine and sincere' Singapore’s ruling party has defended a promotional video produced by its youth wing that went viral after being lambasted online for its amateurish quality and for sounding “robotic”. ...

  6. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Online campaign launched to save famous Singapore nightclub Zouk

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:25am by Satish Cheney

    ... Halloween party that night," said Neo who has been married for 13 years now and has two children. "When we got married, we even took our wedding pictures there." She is among ... the country on the international clubbing map. It has been at the same address for 23 years and plans are already under way by the club to host farewell parties. Zouk's current location has seen ...

  7. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singaporeans ‘no longer trust their government’: Writer Catherine Lim criticises PM in open letter

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:54am by Satish Cheney

    ... Action Party (PAP) as well as the rising number of protests and the increased online criticism, among other examples. The Malaysian-born author said the government had put in a lot of effort ... and libel, critics insist it will harm the image and reputation of Lee and his party, especially since the case is being pegged as a David-vs-Goliath duel. International rights advocates have often ...

  8. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore activists warn of surging xenophobia as foreigners take the blame for social ills

    Posted May 28th 2014, 03:07pm

    ... Asian work-permit holders employed in construction and other sectors shunned by Singaporeans. Some 200,000 others work as domestic helpers. Singapore’s long-ruling People’s Action Party has ...

  9. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Security guard sacked for posting vulgar comment on Singapore PM's Facebook page

    Posted May 16th 2014, 11:17am by Satish Cheney

    ... of another recent brazen act directed at Singapore’s leaders. Five teenagers were arrested last week after they allegedly spray-painted profane graffiti, directed at the ruling People’s Action Party ...

  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Xenophobe or brave patriot? Gilbert Goh polarises Singapore over immigration

    Posted May 11th 2014, 06:02am by Satish Cheney

    ... was tough, he says. His father was a taxi driver and his mother worked at a restaurant. Most people first noticed him in 2011 when he ran in the general election under the National Solidarity Party ... the government deserved credit for accommodating Singaporeans who felt overwhelmed by foreigners. The ruling People's Action Party has recently restricted the inflow of foreign talent. "I have ...




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