31 Jul '11, 12pm

Presidential hopeful Tan Kin Lian visits Batam to extend campaign efforts

Presidential hopeful Tan Kin Lian visits Batam to extend campaign efforts

SINGAPORE: Presidential hopeful Tan Kin Lian said he thinks it's important to extend his campaign overseas so that he won't be at a disadvantage. He said this in Batam, where he and his wife met the Indonesian media on Sunday. The former NTUC Income chief also explains why he wants to start his campaign early. He filed an application on July 7 for the Certificate of Eligibility to contest the Presidential Elections. Mr Tan said: "When the campaign starts, it's only nine days and you have to reach out to 2 million voters or more. So it's quite important, especially for an independent candidate like me, that I should let more people know about me in Singapore as well as Singaporeans travelling to Batam. "So I don't have that much time. The older people know about me because they have seen me running NTUC Income but the younger people have not, (and) many have not heard about...

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