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Battle lines drawn in virtual space, but fight for votes is on the ground

Many communication specialists pointed to past political rallies in Singapore, where huge turnouts did not always translate to electoral success. The same could apply to digital campaigns.


THE digital space is set to be a key battlefront for political parties in GE2020, as they try to rally voters through social media platforms, national broadcasts and live streams because physical rallies cannot be held amid the Covid-19 pandemic. But there are doubts as to...

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