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2016 - A tumultuous year of revolt against the elites

To bring trust back into the relationship between those in power and masses, governments need to purposively deal with people's resentments, fury and fears

For Singapore, there is no alternative to making globalisation work for it. Yet, it should not take it for granted that public sentiment would not turn against globalisation.

IN the annals of history, 2016 will probably be remembered as the year of the populist revolt against the elites, against the backdrop of bewildering disruptions and an abiding sense of displacement and control accentuated by technological advancements.

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