SMU competition to find best smart city
Lee Kuan Yew
SMU competition to find best smart city solutionThe Straits TimesLocal and overseas teams will battle it out at a Singapore Management University (SMU) biennial contest to address challenges in areas such as health and services. SMU announced 31 finalists yesterday for the 9th Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan ...and more »
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 2:00 pm
Forget nasi lemak, Singapore's best
Asian CorrespondentForget nasi lemak, Singapore's best diplomatic tool is its universityAsian CorrespondentASIA's top university's school for public policy was named after Lee Kuan Yew: Singapore's founding father. That should give an idea as to what the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP) is all about. Lee, who ruled the city-state as prime ...and more »
Posted on 13 August 2017 | 9:03 pm
Africa's Lee Kuan Yew conquers — again -
Financial Mail (registration)Africa's Lee Kuan Yew conquers — againFinancial Mail (registration)Since Paul Kagame swept south and across the tiny central African country at the head of a rebel army to stop the genocide of his people 23 years ago, it seems the appetite of the grateful Rwandan people for his leadership has kept growing. Is that the ...and more »
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 4:12 am
Frequent tweaking of laws to ensure
The Straits TimesFrequent tweaking of laws to ensure perpetual survival of PAP may ultimately cause its own demiseThe Online CitizenThe saga surrounding the last will of Lee Kuan Yew has not ended despite the prime minister's attempt to resolve the matter in a special parliamentary session. The allegations of abuse of power by the prime minister continue to bother the people.Informed debate a necessary part of Singapore's evolution — Adrian WJ KuahMalay Mail OnlineWhat a Family Feud Reveals About Singapore's Political FutureWorld Politics ReviewPM Lee Hsien Loong zooms in on three areas for Singapore to ...The Straits TimesTODAYonline -Malaysia Chronicle -The Edge Markets MYall 29 news articles »
Posted on 8 August 2017 | 11:53 pm
LKY School professor Huang Jing appeals
Channel NewsAsiaLKY School professor Huang Jing appeals expulsion from SingaporeChannel NewsAsiaThe Ministry of Home Affairs said last Friday it had cancelled the permanent residence of Huang Jing, a professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, and of his wife, Shirley Yang Xiuping, also a US citizen. The ministry said Huang interacted ...Chinese-American professor appeals Singapore expulsionDaily News & Analysisall 10 news articles »
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 7:35 pm
Lee Kuan Yew
In the wake of Lee Kuan Yew’s death, Bongbong even declared with dead seriousness that the Philippines could have been another Singapore had his father’s 20-year stay in power not been cut short by the Edsa People Power revolt. This week, he was back ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:59 am
From Third World To First - The Singapore
From the Memoirs of Lee Kuan Yew My first visit to Sri Lanka was in April 1956 on my way to London. That same year, Solomon West Ridgeway Dias Bandaranaike won the election as leader of the new Sri Lanka Freedom Party and became prime minister. reaction ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:55 am
The Lee side
Secondly, this will be the first election since the outpouring of grief that followed the death in March of Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s founding prime minister. The current prime minister and leader of the PAP is his 63-year-old son, Lee Hsien Loong ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:37 pm
Transport Minister's a thankless job, Mr Lee
Founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew once told former transport minister Raymond Lim that helming the transport portfolio was "a thankless job". In "quintessentially Lee Kuan Yew fashion", he then added: "But someone here has to do it." Mr Lim recounted ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:27 pm
Transport Minister post is a thankless job,
SINGAPORE: During his time heading the transport ministry, the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew asked to meet one day, where they discussed various matters relating to transport, such as Electronic Road Pricing and Certificate of Entitlement, outgoing Member of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:21 pm