19 Apr '11, 8am

GE Singapore General Election set for May 7 - Channel NewsAsia via @AddThis

SINGAPORE : The Writ of Election for Singapore's next General Election (GE) has been issued. Nomination Day is on Wednesday, April 27, and Polling Day for the GE will be on Saturday, May 7. Polling Day is also declared a public holiday. Some 2.35 million voters are eligible to vote in the coming polls. There will be 87 wards, carved out into 12 Single Member Constituencies (SMC) and 15 Group Representation Constituencies (GRC). The election deposit for each candidate standing for election will be S$16,000 and nomination papers can be filed from 11 am and noon on April 27. There will be nine nomination centres for the coming GE. Candidates for Nee Soon and Sembawang GRC will file their papers at Admiralty Secondary School. For East Coast GRC, Pasir-Ris Punggol GRC and the Punggol East SMC, it is at Bedok View Secondary School. Deyi Secondary School is the nomination centre ...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews...

Tweets

Polling Day for S'pore General Election is May 7

asiaone.com 19 Apr '11, 7am

SINGAPORE - Singapore will go to the polls on May 7. The 11th Singapore Parliament was dissolved today, with the announcem...

The govt in #Singapore has called an early elec...

channelnewsasia.com 19 Apr '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE : Singaporeans will go to the polls on May 7. President SR Nathan dissolved Parliament on Tuesday, with Nominati...

Nomination Day on April 27. Polling Day on May ...

asiaone.com 19 Apr '11, 7am

SINGAPORE - Singapore will go to the polls on May 7. The 11th Singapore Parliament was dissolved today, with the announcem...

Singapore goes to the polls on May 7 #SGelections

Singapore goes to the polls on May 7 #SGelections

straitstimes.com 19 Apr '11, 8am

POLLING day is on May 7, and it will be a public holiday, announced the Returning Officer shortly after President S R Nath...

President SR Nathan dissolves Parliament - Yahoo!

sg.news.yahoo.com 19 Apr '11, 7am

let me see if i can offhand count the number of reasons why i would want to vote against the incumbent than for them ... (...

[Education] Singapore sets early elections for ...

sg.news.yahoo.com 19 Apr '11, 10am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore's next general election will be on May 7, about eight months ahead of schedule, as Prime M...

Polling Day on May 7 #SGelections

Polling Day on May 7 #SGelections

straitstimes.com 20 Apr '11, 2am

THE date of the long-anticipated general election was finally disclosed yesterday when the President dissolved Parliament ...

Election deposit raised to $16,000 #SGelections

Election deposit raised to $16,000 #SGelections

straitstimes.com 19 Apr '11, 12pm

EACH candidate in the coming polls on May 7 will have to put up an election deposit of $16,000. This is an increase of $2,...

GE: S'pore's Parliament dissolved for 14th gene...

channelnewsasia.com 19 Apr '11, 7am

SINGAPORE: Singapore's Parliament has been dissolved for the 14th General Election in the country. The Proclamation was is...

Nomination Day is

elections.gov.sg 19 Apr '11, 8am

The President has issued the Writ of Election on 19 April 2011. Click to see the gazette notification . The President, on ...

Parliament has been dissolved, GE must take pla...

todayonline.com 19 Apr '11, 7am

SINGAPORE - Parliament has been dissolved, paving the way for the country's 14th General Election. The Proclamation was is...

GE: PAP announces election lineup

channelnewsasia.com 19 Apr '11, 11am

SINGAPORE: The People's Action Party has given its slate of candidates for the 12 single member constituencies and 15 grou...

Mother-to-be ponders on General Election

theonlinecitizen.com 21 Apr '11, 2am

I have a summary and some observations to make with regards to your article : 1. Your perspective as a mother to be acknow...

How Singapore's General Election is viewed by t...

todayonline.com 19 Apr '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE - After a painstaking search involving hundreds of man-hours and very likely thousands of cups of tea, Singapore...

Quick on the ground election updates

Quick on the ground election updates

straitstimes.com 19 Apr '11, 8am

Walkover terrain: 3 PAP strongholds? 12 of 15 GRCs set for battles in widest contest Polling Day on May 7 Aljunied: Hottes...