03 Aug '11, 9am

Nomination Day for Presidential Election on Aug 17

SINGAPORE: Singaporeans will go to the polls on August 27 if there's a contest for the Presidential Election. The Writ of Election, naming August 17 as Nomination Day for the Presidential Election, was issued by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday. The Nomination Centre will be at People's Association at King George's Avenue. President SR Nathan, has said he won't be contesting the election after serving two six-year terms. But five potential candidates have indicated their interest. Four of them - former Deputy Prime Minister Dr Tony Tan, former Ayer Rajah MP Dr Tan Cheng Bock, former NTUC Income chief, Tan Kin Lian and former opposition member Tan Jee Say - have submitted their applications for a Certificate of Eligibility to contest the election. One other - Andrew Kuan - has collected the forms. But more candidates could still come forward, as those interested ...

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