Tag Archives: Deputy Prime Minister Wong Kan Seng

Singapore’s Impotent Immigration Policy

It appears counter-intuitive to suggest that a cosmopolitan hub like Singapore might have a problem with xenophobia.   Yet xenophobia has emerged as a major political concern in the city-state. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has routinely addressed the issue of immigration and foreign workers in his National Day Rally Speeches since 2009 — and in 2012 he openly warned Singaporeans to refrain …

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