16 Sep '11, 12pm

Lee Kuan Yew launches Chinese edition of Hard Truths, turns 88

Lee Kuan Yew launches Chinese edition of Hard Truths, turns 88

There were two reasons for former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew to celebrate on Friday. It was his 88th birthday, and the launch of the Chinese edition of his best-selling book, Hard Truths to Keep Singapore Going. -- ST PHOTO: JOSEPH NAIR By Andrea Ong and Rachel Chang There were two reasons for former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew to celebrate on Friday. It was his 88th birthday, and the launch of the Chinese edition of his best-selling book, Hard Truths to Keep Singapore Going. At the book launch attended by 200 guests at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront hotel, Mr Lee spoke about the importance of billingualism in Singapore society. English has connected the country to the world, and Mandarin has rooted Chinese Singaporeans to their culture and history, he said. Then, the assembled guests sang him Happy Birthday in both languages, and he was presented with a print of a black-...

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