01 May '11, 8pm

Investment losses a fabrication: Vivian

SINGAPORE - The Republic's national reserves are "managed very, very carefully" assured Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Community Development, Youth and Sports, yesterday, and Opposition claims to the contrary are "pure fabrication". He made this point in his latest rebuttal to the Singapore Democratic Party's (SDP) claims, at their rallies, of investment losses by the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC) and Temasek Holdings. Dr Balakrishnan reminded reporters after attending the Ulu Pandan Town Day celebrations that Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, 54, had said during the last debate in Parliament that the investment portfolios of the two institutions were back at pre-crisis peaks. At the local level, Dr Balakrishnan said that the overall performance of the Holland-Bukit Timah Town Council's investments, with their sinking funds, had been pos...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/SingaporeVotes/EDC110501-00002...

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