Pritam Singh led the Workers’ Party to the highest number of seats won by an opposition party for five decades. Photo: The Workers’ Party/Facebook
Pritam Singh led the Workers’ Party to the highest number of seats won by an opposition party for five decades. Photo: The Workers’ Party/Facebook
Singapore

Singapore’s Leader of the Opposition has new resources. Will they help with alternative policies?

  • The Workers’ Party chief receives staffing allowances and a bump in salary for the position, and will be privy to confidential government briefings
  • While analysts say the new role signals a maturing of the island nation’s politics, they also flag its funding limitations and the need for full access to data

Pritam Singh led the Workers’ Party to the highest number of seats won by an opposition party for five decades. Photo: The Workers’ Party/Facebook
Pritam Singh led the Workers’ Party to the highest number of seats won by an opposition party for five decades. Photo: The Workers’ Party/Facebook
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