Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says his reflections on handling the Covid-19 pandemic are “wisdom after the fact”. Photo: DPA Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says his reflections on handling the Covid-19 pandemic are “wisdom after the fact”. Photo: DPA
Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says his reflections on handling the Covid-19 pandemic are “wisdom after the fact”. Photo: DPA

Singapore PM concedes Covid-19 missteps, warns against leaving PAP’s ‘Garden of Eden’

  • Lee Hsien Loong’s first major speech since the July election addressed emergency measures, migrant workforce concerns and more political opposition
  • He cautioned against viewing success under the ruling party as an ordinary state of affairs: ‘You leave the Garden of Eden, you cannot go back’

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says his reflections on handling the Covid-19 pandemic are “wisdom after the fact”. Photo: DPA Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says his reflections on handling the Covid-19 pandemic are “wisdom after the fact”. Photo: DPA
Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says his reflections on handling the Covid-19 pandemic are “wisdom after the fact”. Photo: DPA
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