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  1. Singapore remains a success storyRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    ... sovereign nation. "It was a good result for the PAP, but an excellent result for Singapore," Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, a son of the founder, remarked. The country's main political opposition, the Workers' Party, retained six members in ...

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  2. Singapore: 6 Bangladeshi radicals first to be prosecuted under Terrorism ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Asian Correspondent

    ... religious group that studied extreme beliefs and teachings of radical ideologies. Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong said at the time that the men were a serious threat to the country, and added: "Radicalization and terrorism must never take ...

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  3. 'No stopping an idea whose time has come': Airbnb on regulatory hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... local engineering scene as it is an "exciting space now" with its Smart Nation aspirations. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said in February said that perceptions about engineering need to change if the country is to follow in the footsteps of ...

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  4. [email protected]: The outstanding momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Rediff.com

    ... eating out is restricted to the foreign trips, naturally. Here he is seen with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his wife at the famous 'Little India' restaurant, indulging in a meal of vada and chai. Back in his constituency, he gorges ...

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  5. Singapore pixman earns lightning praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Star Online

    ... 14,000 shares. It was also featured on international news websites such as The Telegraph . Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong even shared the photo on his Facebook page, praising the photographer for having "a knack for making the everyday ...

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  6. What is Russia's design for ASEAN?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Asian Correspondent

    ... Western companies and opens the door to regional partners. To the extent that leaders like Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong anticipate those disruptions to continue on a lengthy timeline, their calculations include stepping into the opportunity of ...

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  7. Singapore Hopes For More BabiesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 24 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... the highest in 13 years. It surpassed the 33,238 births in 2012, the Year of the Dragon. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong himself remains hopeful that Singaporeans will continue to have more children while moving forward. Lee's government has ...

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  8. NYT op-ed on Singlish makes light of efforts to promote standard English: PM's press secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Channelnewsasia.com

    "Standard English is vital for Singaporeans to earn a living and be understood not just by other Singaporeans but also English speakers everywhere," Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's press secretary wrote in a rebuttal to a New York Times opinion piece. SINGAPORE: An opinion piece on Singlish in the New York Times makes light of the Singapore Government's efforts to promote the mastery of standard English by Singaporeans, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's press secretary wrote.

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  9. AEC FeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | The Nation

    ... relations on a modern footing," he said. Addressing the commemorative summit, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong set out the significant role Russia can play in Asia-Pacific. "To fully harness the potential of our region, we should strive for ...

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  10. PSLE changes will be no silver bullet: Ng Chee MengRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... changes, which will affect this year's Primary One cohort? The revamp was first mooted by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in 2013. Mr Ng repeated that this was to give time for schools to adjust and become "well versed" in the scoring changes. "Most ...

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  11. PM Lee Hsien Loong meets President Joko Widodo in SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The two leaders discussed terrorism and economic ties in a half-hour meeting before the ASEAN-Russia summit in Sochi began. SOCHI: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Indonesian President Joko Widodo discussed the threat of terrorism as well as their countries' economic ties when they met on the sidelines of the ASEAN-Russia Commemorative Summit in Sochi.

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  12. Singaporean, who defied boycott of Israel, finally visits the Holy LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Ynetnews

    ... Things have changed since then, as evidenced by last month's visit to Israel by Singapore's prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, son of the founding prime minister. During his trip this week, Quek visited Bethlehem, Tel Aviv, and Jerusalem - where he ...

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  13. Singapore, Russia can develop ties in transport sector: Josephine TeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SOCHI: An area in which Singapore and Russia can develop economic cooperation is in transport management, said Senior Minister of State for Transport Josephine Teo on Saturday . Mrs Teo, who is part of the delegation travelling with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on his work visit to Russia, had visited the Sochi International Airport, which is managed by an international joint venture involving Singapore's Changi Airports International and played a role in the airport's revamp.

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  14. Invest time in Russia to see results: PM Lee to business communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during a welcoming ceremony for heads of the delegations at the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi, Russia, May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin SOCHI: Opportunities abound for Singapore companies in Russia, despite its economic struggles.

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  15. Snubbed by West, Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... 2016. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) meets with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on the sidelines of the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi, Russia, May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin Official cars are parked ...

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  16. Rodney Rahman (R), MK Eli Ben Dahan, Seow Kee Quek and his Son Daniel Sze-Ping Quek (L) May 17, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Jewish Press

    ... Things have changed since then, as evidenced by last month's visit to Israel by Singapore's prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, son of the founding prime minister. During his trip this week, Quek visited Bethlehem, Tel Aviv, and Jerusalem - where he ...

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  17. ASEAN and Russia should have common vision for APAC region: PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SOCHI: ASEAN and Russia should have a common vision for the Asia-Pacific region to be open, peaceful and stable, as well as economically integrated and prosperous, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Friday . Speaking at the ASEAN-Russia Commemorative Summit in Sochi, Mr Lee said that only with a common vision will the parties be able to deepen cooperation, strengthen their relationship and move towards a strategic partnership.

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  18. Approve trade deal to counter ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | The Day

    ... American commitment to Asia - a “demonstration with substance,” as Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong put it recently. The deal would bind the U.S. economy more closely with those in the region. It would be a magnet for ...

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  19. Singapore-Russia ties extend beyond economic sphere: PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow on Thursday . MOSCOW: Trade between Singapore and Russia has quadrupled over the last decade, but the ties between the two countries extend beyond the economic sphere, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Thursday .

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  20. Channel News Asia: PM Lee Hsien Loong to visit Myanmar in June - May WongRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Burmanet

    At a dinner commemorating Singapore and Myanmar's 50 years of diplomatic ties, Singapore Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan on Wednesday revealed that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will visit Myanmar in June, where he will officially launch the Singapore-Myanmar Vocational Training Institute. The institute will produce about 800 mid-level skilled workers annually in the areas of hospitality and tourism, facilities management and engineering services, which will help Myanmar meet the needs of its growing economy and foreign investors.

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