27 Apr '11, 9am

Chok Tong names economic growth and jobs as top voter issue: SENIOR Minister Goh Chok Tong on Wednesday identifi...

SENIOR Minister Goh Chok Tong on Wednesday identified economic growth and jobs as the issue on which he would like voters to train their focus. Asked what single issue he would want them to keep in their sights, he said: 'People ask us why we keep emphasising economic growth. In fact, we are emphasising jobs. If there are no jobs for the people, it is very troublesome for them -- and very troublesome for the Government in charge, hence the emphasis on jobs, on sustainable growth and more jobs for the people.' He was speaking to reporters after filing his nomination papers for the constituency of Marine Parade GRC at Tao Nan School on Wednesday. He has with him on the People's Action Party (PAP) team Seah Kian Peng, Fatimah Lateef, Tin Pei Ling and Tan Chuan Jin. The last two named are fresh faces on the PAP slate. Turning his attention to Marine Parade, his seat for the la...

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