A man walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The city state is promoting its own distinctive cultural identity even as it capitalises on its shared cultural heritage to further ties with China. Photo: AFP

In Singapore, a search for a Chinese identity with a little less China

  • A new exhibition emphasises the distinctive identity of Singapore’s ethnic Chinese community
  • Some observers see in it a foreign policy message aimed at Beijing
Topic |   Singapore
A man walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The city state is promoting its own distinctive cultural identity even as it capitalises on its shared cultural heritage to further ties with China. Photo: AFP
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