15 Jan '12, 11pm

Better schools, transport, housing on the way: PM

Better schools, transport, housing on the way: PM

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong taking a picture of Madam Yeo Kheng Lien, 98, as her neighbour Chung Yat Wah (left), 76, looks on. Mr Lee was distributing hongbao of $100 each to 350 needy residents at an event at Teck Ghee Community Club yesterday. -- ST PHOTO: SEAH KWANG PENG By Cai Haoxiang Global uncertainties and an economic slowdown in Singapore loom in the coming Year of the Dragon. But the Government is ready for what is to come and will continue improving the lives of Singaporeans in areas like education, transport and housing, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Sunday. 'Within Singapore we should continue to build, to develop, to prepare ourselves and our next generation for the future,' he said. 'Whether it's improving our schools so that our children can be well educated, whether it's improving our MRT so we can carry more passengers... whether it's building...

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