11 May '11, 4am

Lim Hwee Hua quits politics #sgelections

SINGAPORE: Minister in the Prime Minister's Office, Mrs Lim Hwee Hua, said she will not contest the next General Election in 2016. She said she will leave it to someone younger as she will be 57 years old. Speaking at a media conference Wednesday morning, Mrs Lim, who is also the Second Minister for Finance and Transport, said she has served almost 15 years and that's a "reasonable" stretch. Mrs Lim said she was also surprised by the depth of resentment felt by citizens towards the government, which surfaced during the campaign. And while the PAP team was expecting a close fight in Aljunied GRC, Mrs Lim said she was still surprised by the outcome. She also told the media that the transformation of the ruling People's Action Party must not just be in words but in substance as well. Mrs Lim says Singaporeans now feel that the PAP is not listening to their opinions and is mak...

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channelnewsasia.com 11 May '11, 4am

SINGAPORE: Minister in the Prime Minister's Office, Mrs Lim Hwee Hua, said she will not contest the next General Election ...

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