07 May '11, 7pm

'A new chapter opens in S'pore politics': George Yeo #SGelections

'A new chapter opens in S'pore politics': George Yeo #SGelections

A HUMBLED George Yeo, stunned by the historic breakthrough of the Workers' Party (WP), which captured the first GRC for the opposition, said a new chapter has opened in Singapore's politics after Saturday's polls. Mr Yeo, a Foreign Minister and a core member of the People's Action Party (PAP) Cabinet, was gracious in defeat. Flanked by his teammates Minister Lim Hwee Hua and Senior Minister of State Zainul Abidin Rasheed, Mr Yeo immediately congratulated the WP victors, anchored by party leader Low Thia Khiang. 'It was a great campaign, we fought hard. We had no regrets,' said Mr Yeo. 'And we respect the decision of the people of Aljunied.' He thanked Aljunied residents for their support, affection and bonds of friendship. 'A new chapter has opened in Singapore history. It was a tide we were not able to overcome,' he added. As his parting shot, he urged Mr Low's team to lo...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/GeneralElection/News/Story/ST...

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channelnewsasia.com 07 May '11, 6pm

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channelnewsasia.com 10 May '11, 3am

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sg.news.yahoo.com 10 May '11, 8am

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straitstimes.com 08 May '11, 11am

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What George Yeo's loss means for Singapore

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channelnewsasia.com 11 May '11, 4am

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