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Elected presidency changes for improving Singapore's future

Shanmugam says they are not aimed at barring certain individuals from standing

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Mr Shanmugam said Singaporeans should "start with a set of logical questions on the system".

Singapore

CHANGES to the elected presidency are aimed at improving the system for Singapore's long-term future, not at barring certain individuals from standing, Law Minister K Shanmugam said on Sunday.

"The starting point in looking at this is the system. We are doing this for the...

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