06 Aug '11, 7am

Response from Tan Kin Lian to Law Minister K Shanmugam's recent remarks:

In Singapore, there are disclosures, but the details of public finance remain mostly hidden behind official walls because under Singaporean law the public has no rights to such information. Current Law Minister may and should look into areas and issues like above and amend the present law in our country to encourage more constructive proactive citizenry, for there are more local talents among the locals than he could imagine, comment and speak with due respect to the office of President, regardless of how smart or inside knowledge you may have. Minister Shanmugam, Pls stop your repeat 'lecture notes'in public forum of the same topic ,for you seems like giving 'tution' to apprentice Presidential hopeful , and that is not very good image for our President in the eyes of other countries leaders. The government of the day and the Elected President of the day, should set the hi...

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