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Beijing has second thoughts about 'Singapore model'

Beijing has second thoughts about 'Singapore model'

By Willy Lam, East-Asia-Intel.com It was nothing less than a stunning triumph of people power. Given the ruling Singapore People’s Action Party’s (PAP) near-total domination of the island republic’s politics since the 1960s, a motley group of poorly funded opposition parties garnered fully 40 percent of the votes during last weekend’s general elections. Although the […]