22 Jan '11, 1am

Foreign Minister George Yeo provides a tantalising clue to when Singapore will have its next general election

Foreign Minister George Yeo provides a tantalising clue to when Singapore will have its next general election

FOREIGN Minister George Yeo provides a tantalising clue to when Singapore will have its next general election while speaking to the Singapore Club in Bangkok. 'Prime Minister Lee, of course, keeps his cards very close to his chest, but I tell my party members to be prepared any time after the Budget, which means from the end of March onwards. 'It can't be the third quarter because there's the presidential election, so I think the window would probably be the second quarter. 'Pity that you can't vote here, but it is a short distance away from Singapore; maybe some of you will go back. And if you live in Aljunied GRC, I hope you will know what to do.' Foreign Minister George Yeo, speaking about possible election dates to the Singapore Club in Bangkok. He had narrowed down his window from a previous guess that the general election would be held before the middle of this year....

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