11 May '11, 7am

Lim Hwee Hua, who is quitting politics, says there's a "deep level of resentment" against the PAP. #Singapore

Lim Hwee Hua, who is quitting politics, says there's a "deep level of resentment" against the PAP. #Singapore

Minister Lim Hwee Hua (second from left) is the latest to announce her decision to quit politics. (Yahoo! photo/Liyana … Singapore's first woman Cabinet minister Lim Hwee Hua says she was caught by surprise at the "deep level of resentment" felt towards the ruling People's Action Party. At a press conference to announce her decision to quit politics on Wednesday, she said, "It is a surprise for us that the resentment is so deep and the unhappiness is so deep." She said it was only during the General Election campaign, that "we began to fully appreciate the extent of the unhappiness and resentment towards the Government." The Minister in the Prime Minister's Office, 52, who plans to take a break and is not ruling out the possibility of returning to the finance sector, said this led to her Aljunied GRC team leader George Yeo to pledge for transformation within the PAP midway...

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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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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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