09 May '11, 12pm

"Many PAP policies are right." GUESS WHAT FOLKS, WE'RE BACK WHERE WE STARTED. #OMGTUCKYEWALLSERIOUSLY #sgelections

"Many PAP policies are right." GUESS WHAT FOLKS, WE'RE BACK WHERE WE STARTED. #OMGTUCKYEWALLSERIOUSLY #sgelections

SINGAPORE: Better communications and dialogue with citizens - that's what the government will do more of, said Minister of Community Development, Youth and Sports Vivian Balakrishnan. He was speaking to the media at the sidelines of a graduation ceremony at Republic Polytechnic. Dr Balakrishnan said the election has been a good learning journey and at the strategic level, many PAP policies are right but their implementation and communication can be improved. He gave a medical analogy to illustrate his point. He said: "It's not good enough just to do the right operation. We have to take informed consent, which means especially when you are going into an uncertain future, especially when there may be more than one option, and especially when there are trade offs, complications, implications and consequences from different choices of procedure. "It's very very important to ta...

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