External Factors Likely to Shape the Singapore Story in Years to Come
September 8, 2012
Op-ed by: Derwin Pereira, Belfer Center International Council member
“By beginning his National Day Rally speech with a reference to the Singapore story of having traveled from Third World to First, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong drew attention to what the next chapter could be in the coming two decades.
It is only natural for Singaporeans to answer with their own list of hopes and expectations, but the citizens of a city-state must be realistic.”