15 Jul '11, 4am

DTN Singapore: Ti-TAN-ic Presidential Elections ahead?: Singapore: Another candidate has stepped forward ahead o...

DTN Singapore: Ti-TAN-ic Presidential Elections ahead?: Singapore: Another candidate has stepped forward ahead o...

SINGAPORE: Another candidate has stepped forward ahead of the Presidential Election, which is due by August 31. Tan Jee Say, who was last in the public eye during this year's General Election for the opposition SDP, picked up the Certificate of Eligibility forms at the Elections Department on Friday morning. He said on his blog that he wants to be "the conscience of the nation". "I am applying for a Certificate of Eligibility to contest the election of the President of Singapore under the special clause that allows a person to do so," he said in a statement released before appearing at the Elections Department. "The specific position I held that satisfies the condition (special clause), is that of chief executive officer with the title of regional managing director of John Govett (Asia) Private Limited and its successor company AIB Govett (Asia) Private Limited," the statm...

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