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Singapore GE2020: WP's Dennis Tan, PAP's Tan See Leng step up to fill veterans' shoes

The Workers’ Party’s Mr Dennis Tan replaces retiring MP Png Eng Huat to stand in Hougang SMC, while Dr Tan See Leng succeeds Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong in the People’s Action Party’s Marine Parade GRC line-up. The two men have one thing in common – both are stepping up to fill seats held […]

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Singapore GE2020: East Coast GRC to be a good place for families and seniors, says Heng Swee Keat

SINGAPORE – East Coast must be a good place for families to raise children and for seniors to grow old in, said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat on Saturday (July 4). In the PAP’s second online rally for the constituency, he and the other four candidates shared personal anecdotes about parenthood and ageing, linking […]

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Singapore GE2020: Investors confident in Singapore due to quality of government and strong support it has from people, says PM Lee

SINGAPORE – The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) secured $13 billion in new investments in only the first three months of this year – and that money will generate several thousand jobs over the next few years. It is an extraordinary thing because in an ordinary year, the EDB would attract about $10 billion for […]

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Singapore GE2020: Profiles of PAP's new candidates

The ruling People’s Action Party on Wednesday (June 24) unveiled its first slate of new candidates for the upcoming election. Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said the PAP is bringing in “more new faces from different segments of our society, so that they can represent different segments of society and can bring different interests for discussion”. […]

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Singapore GE2020: New constituency political broadcasts to air from July 3 to 7

SINGAPORE – From July 3 to July 7, Singaporeans will be able to watch political candidates speak during prime time on television, with the special broadcasts arranged for the various constituencies scheduled to run from 7pm on these days. Two party political broadcasts will also be aired during this general election, on July 2 and […]