27 Mar '11, 1pm

Low Thia Khiang: Workers' Party not ready to govern.

Low Thia Khiang: Workers' Party not ready to govern.

Opposition stalwart Low Thia Khiang made little attempt to defend his party chairman Sylvia Lim's statement that Workers' Party is not ready to form a government yet. -- ST PHOTO: TED CHEN OPPOSITION stalwart Low Thia Khiang made little attempt to defend his party chairman Sylvia Lim's statement that Workers' Party is not ready to form a government yet. Ms Lim gave the frank assessment of her party at a recent forum held by the National University of Singapore's Political Science Alumni Association. She later told RazorTV that while the Workers' Party has made progress in terms of membership volume, it is not ready to form a shadow cabinet as yet, especially one that is made up of experienced professionals who can look after public policies in all areas. Such seemingly self-defeating remarks may have dampened voter's confidence in the Workers' Party (WP), but Mr Low said h...

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