06 Sep '11, 10am

Question and answer time with Lee Kuan Yew

Question and answer time with Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew has a dialogue with students. Article and partial transcript at TODAY: Even as he acknowledged that a political divide “has already happened” in Singapore, Mr Lee Kuan Yew warned that this must not lead to a divided society because that will hit the Republic’s performance and growth. Citing how a national divide has seen “constant bickering” between political camps in the West, such as the United States, France and Germany, the former Minister Mentor and current senior adviser to the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation said the Republic will become “just like another ordinary country with the same problems” should a similar situation develop here. Mr Lee, who answered more than 10 questions from undergraduates in a 45-minute dialogue held at the Nanyang Technological University last night, stressed that the meritocratic system that Singapore has alw...

Full article: http://leewatch.info/2011/09/06/question-and-answer-time-...

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