30 Jan '11, 12pm

2 opposition parties may form alliance: SINGAPORE: An alliance between two opposition parties is in the works af...

2 opposition parties may form alliance: SINGAPORE: An alliance between two opposition parties is in the works af...

SINGAPORE: An alliance between two opposition parties is in the works after representatives from each party jointly visited Sengkang residents on Sunday, for the first time. Representatives of the Singapore Democratic Alliance (SDA) and the chairman of the Socialist Front (SF) made their rounds in the estate on Sunday morning. Speaking to reporters after the walkabout at Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC, SF chairman Ng Teck Siong confirmed that both parties were discussing a coalition at the upcoming elections but added that nothing had been confirmed yet. Mr Ng said the two parties were planning to "strike out some alliance" by April, predicted by SDA's secretary-general Desmond Lim to be when the General Election could be called. Mr Lim said this was still a courting period to better understand each other and inviting SF for the walkabout was an opportunity for them to see how the ...

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