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Posted on 8 July 2018 | 7:36 am
Vietnam-held American likely topic -
Free Malaysia TodayVietnam-held American likely topicArkansas OnlineNguyen is a student at National University of Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and is expected to receive a master's degree on Saturday, according to his sister, Victoria Nguyen. "I can only hope that Pompeo makes it a possibility for ...Fate of Jailed American Hangs Over Pompeo's Visit to VietnamBloombergall 3 news articles »
Posted on 8 July 2018 | 1:35 am
In home ownership push, Hong Kong leader
South China Morning PostIn home ownership push, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam follows Singapore model of Lee Kuan YewSouth China Morning PostHer pledge resembled that of Singapore's founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, when he summed up the rationale behind a policy introduced in 1964 that would see most people in the country owning government-funded homes. “My primary preoccupation was to ...and more »
Posted on 7 July 2018 | 11:31 pm
Building green cities - Phys.Org
Phys.OrgBuilding green citiesPhys.OrgIn 1967, Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew introduced his 'garden city' vision to transform the island-state into a lush, green and clean city. Through the years, Singapore has shaped this dream by planting trees and designing parks that ...and more »
Posted on 6 July 2018 | 4:57 am
Seoul wins Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize -
Yonhap NewsSeoul wins Lee Kuan Yew World City PrizeYonhap NewsSEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's capital Seoul has been selected as the winner of the Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize for this year in recognition of its remarkable outcomes in sustainable urbanization, city officials said Friday. Launched in 2010 ...
Posted on 5 July 2018 | 11:12 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