08 Aug '11, 10am

Celebrating Singapore's National Day in Shanghai

Celebrating Singapore's National Day in Shanghai

SHANGHAI: This was the first time a large scale carnival was held in Shanghai to mark Singapore's National Day. The celebrations took place just as Shanghai was in full gear to deal with typhoon Muifa. In the city, all construction work has been stopped and several outdoor activities such as music concerts postponed. But amid reminders from the flood prevention department for people to avoid heading outdoors over the weekend, hundreds of Singaporeans still turned up to celebrate Singapore's birthday. The weather did not dampen the mood - with 95 per cent of the 400 expected guests turning up for the celebrations. Yip Wei Kiat, the Singapore Consul-General in Shanghai, said: "Considering that we have been getting the news for the last few days that there is an impending typhoon coming, I am very heartened and very happy to see so many Singaporeans who are willing to brave t...

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