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‘We hope to develop into a more collaborative govt’ | Technology - Yahoo! Slow to react

‘We hope to develop into a more collaborative govt’ | Technology - Yahoo! Slow to react

Grace Fu, Senior Minister of State for Information, Communication and the Arts, cites the government's efforts … In today's digital age, citizen engagement online has become a paramount issue, and the Singapore government over the years has been trying to forge closer relationships and enhance collaboration between the government and citizens. Speaking on Friday at the GovCamp forum organised by Microsoft Singapore, Grace Fu , Senior Minister of State for Information, Communication and the Arts, said that the government is working hard to reach out to citizens online. She cited the establishment of the REACH online feedback channel, which allows citizens to air their views and make suggestions on public policies and national issues, and its expansion online with the set up of Twitter and Facebook accounts to engage citizens. Facebook has even been used to hold discussions ...

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