23 Jun '11, 3am

Tony Tan to contest in Presidential Election #Singapore

Singapore without Lee Kuan Yew The sudden retirement of Lee Kuan Yew from the Singapore Cabinet last month following the ruling party’s poor showing in the general elections is a tremendous victory for his son, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Ironically, the younger Lee’s moral stature in Cabinet has been given a major boost by the ruling party’s dreadful showing in the May 2011 elections as he has been able to shift all the blame onto others — notably his two predecessors as prime minister (Lee Kuan Yew and Goh Chok Tong) and a few poorly performing Cabinet ministers, who also stepped down after the election. But while the Prime Minister now has a relatively free hand to reshape the Singapore Cabinet and to re-invent the ruling party, dramatic changes are doubtful. Lee Kuan Yew’s legacy has been embedded so deeply in Singapore’s institutional, social and economic life tha...

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