Innovative ideas on smart cities abound at
Lee Kuan Yew
Innovative ideas on smart cities abound at 9th Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan CompetitionPerspectives@SMUThese are some of the ideas put forward by the 36 finalist teams at the recently concluded 9th Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition organised by the SMU Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE). Launched in March this year, the ...
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 5:52 am
Multiracialism key to cutting terrorism from
TODAYonlineMultiracialism key to cutting terrorism from its baseTODAYonlineLet's recall what Mr Lee Kuan Yew said at independence, and I quote, “We are going to have a multi-racial nation in Singapore. We will set the example. This is not a Malay nation; this is not a Chinese nation; this is not an Indian nation. Everybody ...and more »
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 12:44 am
Post-China visit commentary on PM Lee &
Mothership.sg (registration)Post-China visit commentary on PM Lee & LKY highly popular on ...Mothership.sg (registration)Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his delegation made an official visit to China from Sept. 19 to 21, 2017. The visit was widely reported in China, Singapore ...Race, multiracialism and Singapore's place in the worldThe Straits Timesall 17 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2017 | 6:07 pm
A young LKY once witnessed rampant sexual
Mothership.sg (registration)A young LKY once witnessed rampant sexual behaviour on a ship, got culture shockedMothership.sg (registration)It was the end of the Japanese Occupation and Lee Kuan Yew had decided to continue his disrupted studies in the United Kingdom (UK). On September 16, 1946, he boarded the Britannic, a 65,000-ton Cunard Liner that sailed from Singapore to Liverpool.
Posted on 28 September 2017 | 10:38 pm
New era of mutual learning for China and
The Straits TimesNew era of mutual learning for China and Singapore, Opinion News ...The Straits TimesChina and Singapore share longstanding and broad-based bilateral relations. Singapore's founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew visited China 33 times over ...and more »
Posted on 28 September 2017 | 2:02 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