14 May '11, 5pm

PM Lee Hsien Loong says MM Lee Kuan Yew's and SM Goh Chok Tong's decision is a "major event" for #Singapore.

PM Lee Hsien Loong says MM Lee Kuan Yew's and SM Goh Chok Tong's decision is a "major event" for #Singapore.

PM Lee says the decision by MM Lee and SM Goh is a big event for Singapore. (Yahoo! file photo) Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says the decision by Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew and Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong to step down from the Cabinet is a "major event" for Singapore . Speaking on the sidelines of a post-election victory parade on Saturday, Mr Lee said he has yet to accept their decision, although he is set to give his answer by Monday. Although PM Lee said the move was initiated by the two senior leaders themselves, he said he had already known about their intention. He added that his decision will also affect his new Cabinet line-up. "It is a major event for Singapore for two major figures like MM and SM to leave the government," he was reported as saying on Channel NewsAsia . "It shows that they are thinking of Singapore and for the future of Singapore. The basic ...

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