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  1. Sri Lanka-Singapore FTA signed without proper consent: PresidentRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | Colombo Page

    ... ore signed the Free Trade Agreement on 23 January 2018 during the official visit of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to Colombo.

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  2. PM Lee sues blogger Leong Sze Hian for defamation over sharing of articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is suing blogger Leong Sze Hian for defamation after he shared an article alleging that PM Lee had helped former Malaysian counterpart Najib Razak launder money. The article, titled "Breaking News: Singapore Lee Hsien Loong Becomes 1MDB's Key Investigation Target - Najib Signed Several Unfair Agreements With Hsien Loong In Exchange for Money Laundering", was carried on Malaysian website The Coverage on Nov 7. The article was originally published by the States Times Review two days earlier, but it was the version by The Coverage that Mr Leong, 65, shared on Facebook on Nov 7, without any accompanying caption.

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  3. Singapore says no to Malaysia's proposal to cease assetsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 7 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... the two countries which was conveyed by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong during his official visit to the island city state on Nov 12 and 13, 2018. It is the hope of the Malaysian government that ...

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  4. Malaysia propose to Singapore for both to cease from sending assets...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 7 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... two countries which was conveyed by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to his Singaporean counterpart, Lee Hsien Loong during his official visit to the republic on Nov 12 and 13, 2018. He added that it was the hope of the Malaysian government ...

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  5. Malaysia and Singapore are like twins - Tun MahathirKUALA LUMPUR, Dec ...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... us grow even faster," he posted in his Facebook, today. Dr Mahathir also thanked his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong for receiving him at the ASEAN Summit last month. Earlier, Singapore Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan in a staement today ...

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  6. Stay united and stand our ground, says Khaw Boon Wan amid territorial dispute with MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... During Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's visit to Singapore last month, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong had also raised this issue "as one that could affect our bilateral relationship", Mr Khaw said. Mr Khaw said he was also "very saddened" ...

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  7. Competition between Singapore, Malaysia will 'help us grow even faster': MahathirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad shakes hands with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during a meeting at the Presidential Palace on the sidelines of the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit in Singapore, Nov 12, 2018. SINGAPORE: Competition between Singapore and Malaysia will "help us grow even faster", said Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Thursday .

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  8. Why Singapore and Malaysia Are Locking Horns AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Washington Post

    ... He later apologized. Ties improved after Mahathir stepped down, particularly between Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong -- Lee Kuan Yew's son -- and Najib. They held leaders' retreats and settled some long-running disputes. After the senior Lee died, ...

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  9. The Latest: Trump open to 2nd meeting with North Korea's KimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Greenwich Citizen

    President Donald Trump arrives and joins other heads of state for a family photo at the G20 summit, Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. From left in the front row are Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Brazil President Michel Temer.

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  10. Cross borders as Malaysia and Singapore continue disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | South China Morning Post

    ... before Tuesday's revelations, and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong in November pledged to strengthen the bilateral ties after a meeting. Theories abounded on the reasons for the diplomatic low ...

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  11. Singapore PM files defamation suit against blogger who shared article on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Reuters

    Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has filed a defamation suit against a financial adviser and blogger who shared an article on his Facebook page, Lee's spokeswoman said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO - Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaks at the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit in Singapore, November 12, 2018.

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  12. Commentary: China's premature bid for hegemony in Southeast AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... China's premature bid for hegemony, which has rattled neighbouring states. Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong underscored the stark implications of rising Sino-American tensions for smaller regional states, which may eventually be forced to ...

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  13. Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Photo: BloombergRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | South China Morning Post

    Lee Hsien Loong has resorted to legal action against financial adviser Leong Sze Hian after the latter failed to respond to a request for an apology and damages Singapore 's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is suing a vocal critic of his government for defamation for sharing an article on Facebook that suggested he was involved in Malaysia's multibillion dollar 1MDB financial scandal, according to local media. He resorted to legal action only after Leong Sze Hian, a financial adviser, failed to comply with a letter sent by the prime minister's lawyers demanding a public apology and damages over the November 7 post, The Straits Times reported.

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  14. Cabinet reshuffle to take place some time after Budget 2019: PM Lee Hsien LoongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Straits Times

    Changes to the Cabinet to put younger ministers in key posts will be announced some time after the Budget debate next year. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong gave this indication of the timeframe for the Cabinet reshuffle in an interview with Singapore media last Saturday in Argentina, where he was attending the Group of 20 Leaders' Summit.

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  15. PM Lee says will lead PAP in next election, but 4G leaders will be 'in the thick of things'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says he will still take the lead for the People's Action Party at the next General Election in terms of setting the agenda, working out the policies and campaigning for the party. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong arrives at the ASEM leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium on Oct 19, 2018.

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  16. Singapore leaders send condolences over death of former US president George HW BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... said Bush's "steadfast service to his country will continue to inspire generations to come". Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong wrote that Bush will be remembered for his statesmanship in bringing about a peaceful end to the Cold War, and cementing ...

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  17. Kampung Admiralty wins top global architecture awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... medical centre, community garden, childcare centre and a hawker centre. It was lauded by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in his National Day message, and is aimed at encouraging active living among seniors, as well as inter-generational bonding. The ...

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  18. George HW Bush represented 'finest of the Greatest Generation': PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Former US president George Bush - seen here in 1992 - served one term as head of state. SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong described the late George HW Bush as one who represented "the finest of the Greatest Generation", in a tribute to the 41st American President.

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  19. Behind the media frenzy of Singapore's next PM, the so-called Mr 'Nice Guy' Heng Swee KeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Star Online

    ... kept cropping up when colleagues discussed the finance minister, who looks set to succeed Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong after being named the ruling People's Action Party's (PAP) next first assistant secretary-general. He even has a nod of approval ...

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  20. Singapore must get used to a 'more uncomfortable world': PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaking, during the plenary session on the second day of the G20 Leader's Summit, in Buenos Aires, on Dec 1, 2018. BUENOS AIRES: Issues such as the trade dispute between the United States and China, and straining geopolitical relations in the West took centre stage at the G20 Leaders' Summit.

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