12 Aug '11, 3pm

Economic storms may affect Singapore: Lui Tuck Yew - Straits Times Singapore #TEAMFOLLOWBACK

Economic storms may affect Singapore: Lui Tuck Yew - Straits Times Singapore #TEAMFOLLOWBACK

Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew yesterday urged Singaporeans to stay united should the country be buffeted by economic uncertainties in the months ahead. -- ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN By Huang Lijie Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew yesterday urged Singaporeans to stay united should the country be buffeted by economic uncertainties in the months ahead. The Member of Parliament for Moulmein-Kallang GRC said the economic storms brewing in Europe and the United States may affect Singapore because of the country?s open economy. But he reassured those at the Moulmein grassroots organisations? National Day dinner on Friday night, where he spoke as guest-of-honour, that Singapore can weather the turbulence if the government and people all came together to face squarely the challenges and make tough decisions as a nation. He added that there are measures in place to help needy reside...

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