08 May '11, 11pm

What George Yeo's loss means for Singapore

One of the most significant outcomes of May 7 has been the defeat of Foreign Minister George Yeo in the Aljunied Group Representation Constituency (GRC). It is the People's Action Party's first GRC loss, and Mr Yeo is the first core member of the Cabinet to be lost to the Opposition in a General Election. Aljunied was considered vulnerable, for this was where the People's Action Party scored its lowest margin of victory in the 2006 GE. And for all of Mr Yeo's many brilliant qualities and strong presence in the new media, when the Workers' Party nominated its star team, led by secretary-general Low Thia Khiang, the contest to secure the ground was always going to be hard. Yet the result cannot be read simply as a question of personalities and local politics. Nor should the defeat obscure Mr Yeo's many achievements - his electoral loss is a loss for Singapore. Minister for F...

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What George Yeo's loss means for Singapore

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