12.03.2012 @karenachia — Yes, Singaporeans do believe that housing is a basic right (think I can say this because I used to live there for a few years). If you want to dig deeper, research what you can on Lee KuanYew. Amazing man with an amazing ...
13.09.2010 by Megha Bahree I am somewhat sharing the view of Abhijit Kukreja and seemingly President Mahinda Rajapakse is consolidating as of what the mentor of Singapore, Lee KuanYew, once did to achieve the prosperity to his country. The tug of war between the ...
Lee KuanYew (born Harry Lee KuanYew, 16 September 1923), , is a Singaporean politician. He was the first Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore, governing for three decades. He is also widely recognized as the founding father of modern Singapore.
19.09.2010 by jomo asked Lee KuanYew, the man who made Singapore in his own stern and unsentimental image, nearing his 87th birthday and contemplating age, infirmity and loss. “I can feel the gradual decline of energy and vitality,” said Mr. Lee, ...
Singapore Democratic Party & Activists took the 5th or 6th occasion of the Tak Boleh Tahan Campaign against inflation in Singapore, which Lee KuanYew famiLEE LEEgime failed to... - 07.06.2008, GoogleVideo
15.07.2012 [Business Standard] - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, son of the country's great leader, Lee KuanYew, was certainly the flavour of the week here last week, rubbing shoulders with everyone from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the heads of the chambers of commerce, foreign
15.07.2012 [AsiaOne] - The leaders who sent their congratulatory messages to His Majesty were Singapore's President, Tony Tan Keng Yam (pic, L), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong and Lee KuanYew. In a media release sent by the
12.07.2012 [Times of India] - AHMEDABAD: The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) was felicitated by the Lee KuanYew World City Prize during the World Cities Summit 2012 on 2nd July in Singapore for its early success in implementing a city development plan which aims to
12.07.2012 [వెబ్ దునియా] - పెట్టుబడులకు అనుకూలం కాదు : సింగపూర్ ప్రధాని (Investments | Singapore Prime Minister lee Kuanyew | India). పెట్టుబడులకు అనుకూలం కాదు : సింగపూర్ ప్రధాని. గురువారం, 12 జులై 2012( 12:52 IST ). Webdunia
23.06.2012 [New Haven Register] - The effort began in 1963 when Singapore's powerful prime minister, Lee KuanYew, launched a tree-planting campaign that eventually added 1.5 million trees. The tree planting humanized the environment, adding greenery mile by mile across the island.
03.07.2012 [Crikey (blog)] - It parallels my own experience very early on in listening to patronising western comments about what Lee KuanYew's clearly expressed plans for modern Singapore were, and which in many respects from maritime and critical industrial enterprises to the
05.07.2012 [Free Malaysia Today] - In which case was Lee KuanYew's (LKY) visit to Malaysia seen as a scouting mission to identify possible allies for the eventual Singapore takeover of Malaysia? And so when LKY visited the husband-and-wife team of Najib Tun Razak and Rosmah Mansor
30.06.2012 [Malaysia Star] - But with 5.2 million people crammed into this small island, the aspiration for a gracious and civic Singapore that Lee KuanYew wanted to see appears to be harder to achieve. A Netizen commented: “It is rather difficult to be gracious with so many
13.07.2012 [the Diplomat] - Columbia University, for instance, has a dual degree program (in English) with the Lee KuanYew School of Public Policy in Singapore. Singapore also is home to the S. Rajaratnam School of International Affairs, which offers English Masters programmes
02.07.2012 [Free Malaysia Today] - On June 5, 1959 he sworn in the new government and Lee KuanYew became its first Prime Minister. He then led Singapore into the formation of the Federation of Malaysia with the then Prime Minister of the Federation of Malaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman.
24.06.2012 [China Post] - Shih was promoted because of her” extraordinary performance” in Singapore, including making Lee KuanYew's visit to Taiwan possible and pushing a bilateral trade pact forward. Taiwan is now in talks with Singapore over a free trade deal, which is
11.07.2012 [Business Day] - I list them mostly from the input of former Singaporean prime minister Lee KuanYew: • Clean government by politicians, who should be only temporarily in charge of the destinies of the people;. • Maintain the national solidarity and social cohesion of
09.07.2012 [SGentrepreneurs (press release)] - Lee KuanYew, Singapore's founding Prime Minister, picked up meditation from Catholic meditation teacher Laurence Freeman. The audience tried a 20 second meditation exercise. While Meng doesn't have a problem connecting with successful people (the
03.07.2012 [Human Events] - Former Prime Minister Lee KuanYew's ongoing contribution to disciplined, autocratic self-government continues to attract investments, jobs, and prosperity. The 5.2 million people living in Singapore (3.2 million Singaporeans and 2 million registered
28.06.2012 [Jakarta Post] - Worries over a weak declaration, Marzuki said, came from experience in the 1990s when Malaysian, Singaporean and Indonesian leaders — PM Mahathir Mohamad, PM Lee KuanYew and President Soeharto, respectively — promoted “Asian values”
02.07.2012 [Nieuwsbank (persbericht) (abonnement)] - 02 juli 2012 door Webredactie M&C Op 2 juli 2012 - tijdens de de Singapore Water Week - heeft de Delftse milieubiotechnoloog Mark van Loosdrecht de Lee KuanYew Water Prize in ontvangst mogen nemen. Professor Van Loosdrecht kreeg de.
08.03.2012 SINGAPORE: A Dutch environmental bio—technologist won the Lee KuanYew Water Prize 2012, a prestigious international award that recognises outstanding contributions towards solving global water problems. Professor ...
21.09.2010 by leewatch Singapore Minister Mentor Lee KuanYew has started his two-day official visit to Kiev, meeting Ukrainian President Victor Yanukovich and Prime Minister Nikolai Azarov. President Yanukovich said the visit was a “truly significant event” ...
21.09.2010 by ptl2010 Life has to go on” said Minister Mentor Lee KuanYew in an unusually personal and reflective interview with the New York Times, in which he spoke at length on religion, meditation and caring for Mdm Kwa Geok Choo 89, his wife. ...
24.09.2011 Singapore's founding father Lee KuanYew, who stepped down from the cabinet this year following the ruling People's Action Party's worst showing in post-independence elections, revealed recently that he considered Taiwan ...