30 Sep '17, 8am

Low Thia Khiang will be the longest-serving opposition MP in Singapore’s history by end of 2017. https://t.co/ix2IW8eVba…

Low Thia Khiang will be the longest-serving opposition MP in Singapore’s history by end of 2017. https://t.co/ix2IW8eVba…

The role of Leader of the Opposition is not a formalised one in Singapore politics as it is in the UK. But if there was anyone who has a claim to that title, Low Thia Khiang would. As the Secretary-General of the largest opposition party in Parliament, Low has become almost a permanent fixture in the modern Singapore political scene. Come end of this year, he will be the longest-serving opposition Member of Parliament in Singapore’s history, beating a record of 26 years and 4 months, held by another veteran oppposition leader, former Potong Pasir MP Chiam See Tong. Advertisement Founded in 1957, WP is one of Singapore’s one of the oldest opposition parties in Singapore. At the opening of their new party headquarters and also the unveiling of an exhibition of the WP’s 60 year history on Sept. 29, a pensive Low was one of the WP leaders to make a speech. Speaking in Mandarin...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/09/low-thia-khiang-will-be-the...

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