28 Aug '11, 8am

President-elect Tony Tan says his first task is to unify Singaporeans #SGPresident

President-elect Tony Tan says his first task is to unify Singaporeans #SGPresident

President-elect Tony Tan (above) has identified his first task of business, hours after he won the presidential election, which is to unify Singaporeans including the two-thirds who did not vote for him. -- PHOTO: AP By Kor Kian Beng President-elect Tony Tan has identified his first task of business, hours after he won the presidential election, which is to unify Singaporeans including the two-thirds who did not vote for him. To them he had this message: 'To those who voted for other candidates, I will strive to be your president also and to find ways in which I can best represent your hopes and dreams for our Singapore.' Speaking at a press conference, the former deputy prime minister also singled out runner-up Dr Tan Cheng Bock for being hardworking, enthusiastic and concerned for constituents. 'All those qualities were present in his campaign this year and were a credit...

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