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Singapore-Thailand Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Military Exercise
May 12, 2018
Singapore-Thailand Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Military Exercise
Both sides just held the twentieth edition of Exercise Kocha Singa.
Singapore-Thailand Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Military Exercise
Why Southeast Asia's 'Stabilitocracies' Endure
August 11, 2017
Why Southeast Asia's 'Stabilitocracies' Endure
For many, the price of instability still appears to be too high to pay for democracy to take root.
Why Southeast Asia's 'Stabilitocracies' Endure
Squabbling Lees Highlight Singapore’s Dynastic Dilemma
June 27, 2017
Squabbling Lees Highlight Singapore’s Dynastic Dilemma
The dispute within the city-state’s ruling family has severe consequences for the future of the country and its leaders.
Squabbling Lees Highlight Singapore’s Dynastic Dilemma
Singaporean Cabinet Minister Strikes Own Goal Against Controversial Electoral System
November 11, 2016
Singaporean Cabinet Minister Strikes Own Goal Against Controversial Electoral System
A political farce involving Singapore's perceived racial problem.
Singaporean Cabinet Minister Strikes Own Goal Against Controversial Electoral System
Singapore’s Presidential Review: Change You Should Believe in?
September 20, 2016
Singapore’s Presidential Review: Change You Should Believe in?
Proposed changes to the elected presidency have been met with a variety of responses.
Singapore’s Presidential Review: Change You Should Believe in?
Singapore Reviews Elected Presidency
September 16, 2016
Singapore Reviews Elected Presidency
The city-state is mulling some potentially significant changes.
Singapore Reviews Elected Presidency
Former Singapore President Dies at 92
August 23, 2016
Former Singapore President Dies at 92
S R Nathan died Monday weeks after suffering a stroke.
Former Singapore President Dies at 92
Brief Health Scare for Singapore Premier at National Day Rally
August 22, 2016
Brief Health Scare for Singapore Premier at National Day Rally
Lee Hsien Loong was briefly taken ill during his speech.
Brief Health Scare for Singapore Premier at National Day Rally
New Singapore Law Slammed as Attack on Free Speech
August 10, 2016
New Singapore Law Slammed as Attack on Free Speech
Critics say a proposed bill is yet another assault on freedom.
New Singapore Law Slammed as Attack on Free Speech
Singapore’s New Political Reforms: What You Need to Know
January 29, 2016
Singapore’s New Political Reforms: What You Need to Know
The city-state premier has proposed key changes to the electoral system.
Singapore’s New Political Reforms: What You Need to Know
Singapore Wants to Tweak Its Political System
January 29, 2016
Singapore Wants to Tweak Its Political System
Premier announces changes aimed at making politics more open and accountable.
Singapore Wants to Tweak Its Political System
Why Do Outsiders Care About Singapore’s Elections?
September 16, 2015
Why Do Outsiders Care About Singapore’s Elections?
The attention is less about an election than an exception.
Why Do Outsiders Care About Singapore’s Elections?
Singapore Gears Up for its September 11 Election
August 27, 2015
Singapore Gears Up for its September 11 Election
The city-state’s next general election will be a key test for its ruling party.
Singapore Gears Up for its September 11 Election
Critical Singapore Elections ‘Soon,’ Says Prime Minister
August 25, 2015
Critical Singapore Elections ‘Soon,’ Says Prime Minister
The city-state premier offers a further hint that polls will be held before too long.
Critical Singapore Elections ‘Soon,’ Says Prime Minister
10 Lessons From Lee Kuan Yew's Singapore
March 24, 2015
10 Lessons From Lee Kuan Yew's Singapore
Are there lessons other countries might draw from the city-state’s experiences?
10 Lessons From Lee Kuan Yew's Singapore
War, Elections, and Sexuality
May 06, 2011
War, Elections, and Sexuality
Conflict and sex scandals have been dominating the headlines in Southeast Asia so far this year.
War, Elections, and Sexuality
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