25 Sep '11, 10am

Govt mulls F1's future in Singapore

Govt mulls F1's future in Singapore

SINGAPORE: The Singapore government has engaged independent consultants to review the value proposition of continuing with the Formula One Night Race here. Giving an update on contract negotiations, Second Minister for Trade and Industry S Iswaran said authorities are hoping for a "mutually-beneficial agreement, sooner rather than later". And if Singapore does decide to go forward, it will do so "decisively". The five-year contract for the Singapore Night Race ends next year. On many counts, the night race has been good for Singapore, says the government. And the benefits are mutual, with F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone declaring the race to be "the jewel in the Formula One crown". But all eyes are on the pivotal agreement yet to be made by two important parties - the Singapore Grand Prix organisers and the Formula One administration. Mr Iswaran said: "I'm hoping it doesn't hav...

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