A member of Singapore’s Worker's Party handing out flyers before the elections. Photo: EPA A member of Singapore’s Worker's Party handing out flyers before the elections. Photo: EPA
A member of Singapore’s Worker's Party handing out flyers before the elections. Photo: EPA
Maria Siow
Opinion

Opinion

Maria Siow

On Chinese social media, Singapore elections amuse and confuse

  • Weibo users are obsessed with the Lee family but bemused by the need for democracy in a ‘Chinese nation’
  • No matter the outcome this week, Singapore’s leaders will need to find a path that serves the national interests while keeping Beijing onside

A member of Singapore’s Worker's Party handing out flyers before the elections. Photo: EPA A member of Singapore’s Worker's Party handing out flyers before the elections. Photo: EPA
A member of Singapore’s Worker's Party handing out flyers before the elections. Photo: EPA
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