02 Aug '11, 11am

No decision yet to back any presidential candidate

No decision yet to back any presidential candidate

The NTUC has not decided whether to endorse any presidential candidate and may end up not backing any eventually, said the labour movement's president John De Payva. -- ST PHOTO: DESMOND WEE THE NTUC has not decided whether to endorse any presidential candidate and may end up not backing any eventually, said the labour movement's president John De Payva. He said it was a decision that the NTUC's central committee had to make by assessing the qualities and background of the candidates. But Mr De Payva added that he felt personally that former deputy prime minister Tony Tan fits the bill of a suitable president for the labour movement and workers. Said Mr De Payva: 'We are mindful of who we think who should be president but we have not decided whether to endorse. We may, we may not.' Dr Tan said he would welcome endorsement from any organisations but it was a decision for th...

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