02 Sep '11, 1am

An unexpected benefit for the Workers’ Party? #Singapore

An unexpected benefit for the Workers’ Party? #Singapore

The Workers' Party may benefit from the recent debate over the use of public sites. (AFP photo) Among veteran journalists here, a subject long talked about has been: "If Singapore's ruling party were beaten in an election, could the government takeover be smooth?" The discussions date back to a generation ago when the population was about 2.5 million — or half what it is now. University degrees were then fewer, and the foreign influx had not yet taken place. With the limited human resource concentrated on one party, reporters often asked a generation ago whether a non-People's Action Party (PAP) government could govern effectively. Of course, the PAP was adding fuel to the uncertainties. PAP filled top-level posts In the 1970s and 1980s, many scholars gravitated towards serving the PAP or the civil service. They filled top-level posts in the bureaucracy, the armed forces, ...

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