Tag Archive: President

President Tony Tan: Pope Francis ‘Keen’ To Learn More About Singapore’s Racial And Religious Harmony

Building bridges across communities through inter-faith dialogues is one of Pope Francis’ main priorities, said Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam. The President said this is an area where Singapore can “share its experience with the Vatican”, during a briefing…
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Zulfikar Shariff: Duterte – Beneath Tough Talk, Is He A Potential Peacemaker?

The election of the Philippines’ President-elect Rodrigo Duterte signals an important shift in the country’s internal politics. A lot has been made of Mr Duterte’s tough-speaking, no-nonsense approach to crime in Davao. His two decades as mayor of Davao City…
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Dr Tan Cheng Bock: Constitutional Commission Must Create System Enabling Election Of Independent And Effective President

Reviewing the last Presidential Election 2011. In the last Presidential election I lost narrowly to the current President Tony Tan by a mere 0.34%. . Last month the government appointed a Constitutional Commission to study and make recommendation on specific…
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