01 Jun '17, 2pm

Singapore's Gay Pride Rally Breaks Records Despite New Regulations

Singapore’s gay pride rally has attracted sponsorship from a record number of companies this year despite tighter government regulations aimed at stopping foreigners from supporting it, organizers said on Wednesday. Organizers of the Pink Dot rally have raised S$253,000 ($183,000) from more than 100 Singaporean companies for the July 1 rally at a “Speaker’s Corner” in a downtown park. Last year, 18 companies contributed, 13 of which were multinationals like Alphabet Inc’s Google and Facebook. Organizers declined to say how much was raised last year. Days after last year’s rally conservative Singapore’s government announced that foreign firms would no longer be allowed to sponsor or participate in the rally. Foreigners have never been legally allowed to join rallies in the city-state, but many have got around the restriction by “observing” such events. But changes to the la...

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