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My father and our founding father
When I was growing up, God, my father and Lee Kuan Yew all merged into one.
Riding the greenback uptrend
THE greenback is rising at the fastest clip in decades against most currencies worldwide, which should be cause for cheer for export-oriented countries such as Singapore and many others in Asia....
SG50: Time for new S'pore story?
A BONUS public holiday, free concerts in the park and a bigger-than-usual National Day Parade are some of the special ways Singapore is marking its 50th anniversary of nationhood this year...
European decision to join AIIB puts Japan at crossroads
THE British decision to join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) on March 12 has triggered an avalanche against the US effort to deter its...
Investing for the future: GIC's long-term view
IN SINGAPORE, long-termism is our national ethos. A willingness to forgo short-term gratification and keep faith with the fundamentals has served us well. It has...
A tricky Chinese juggling act
THINK of China as a juggler trying to keep three balls in the air, each emblazoned with the letter S. Drop one and the others might also fall, with serious impact for China and even the world.

Op-Ed

Thailand's ongoing Constitution-drafting process is increasingly fraught with controversy and...
 
The transatlantic spat about China's new Asian investment bank tells a cautionary tale. This...
 
With 2015 targeted as the year in which it becomes a single political-security and economic...
 

Blogs

The four men - an activist, a lawyer, a student and a taxi driver - were told to report at a...
 
It was the most robust public debate in Thailand since the army seized power in a coup d’etat 10...
 
Like all Dhammakaya followers, journalists should wear white, we were told, when visiting the...
 

People

NEW DELHI (AFP) - A two-year-old Indian girl groomed from birth to be an archery champion after the tragic death of her older siblings set a new national record on Tuesday, according to the India...