12 May '11, 3pm

Lina Chiam takes up NCMP seat. #Singapore

Lina Chiam takes up NCMP seat. #Singapore

The SPP has given its approval to Lina Chiam to take up the NCMP seat. (Yahoo! photo/ Faris Mokhtar) The Singapore People's Party (SPP) has given its approval to Lina Chiam to take up the Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) seat in Parliament. The party said that its decision came after it held discussions for more than two hours with its Central Executive Committee (CEC) on Wednesday evening. In a statement released on Thursday afternoon, the party said, "The SPP CEC met last night and gave approval for Mrs Chiam to take up the NCMP seat in Parliament. " It noted that Mrs Chiam, 62, will be supported by the party's 15-member Policy Working Group, headed up by Benjamin Pwee, 43, who contested in the Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC. The working group will also consist of ex-senior civil servants, former government scholars and senior corporate executives. Mrs Chiam said that ...

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SPP's Lina Chiam takes up NCMP seat #SGelections

SPP's Lina Chiam takes up NCMP seat #SGelections

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