23 Jun '11, 2am

Ex-DPM Tony Tan will contest presidential elections as an independent candidate. #Sgelections

Ex-DPM Tony Tan will contest presidential elections as an independent candidate. #Sgelections

Former Deputy Prime Minister Tony Tan collected his forms for the presidential election on Thursday morning. -- ST PHOTO: NURIA LING FORMER deputy prime minister Tony Tan, 71, arrived at the Elections Department Thursday morning to collect forms for the presidential election, ending weeks of speculation over his possible candidacy. Dr Tan also said he will run as an independent candidate after collecting the forms. The chairman of publicly-listed Singapore Press Holdings did not rule out making a bid when asked earlier this month about speculation linking him to the post. He said at the time that like all Singaporeans, he was watching the political climate closely. 'It is clear that the next president of Singapore will hold office during a period of enormous change. In such times, my view is that it is more important than ever to have a president with a steady hand and a d...

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