How the government is ruining Singapore’s cultural evolution (twilight) “Every year a locally produced film about coping with life in Singapore’s materialistic society hits local cinemas, and invariably it is hailed as a critical success. It is either convincing evidence that Singapore is at the global pinnacle of film making, or convincing evidence that local film critics are too mired in an idiotic hubris. The latter is the more likely.”
Madame Ho’s Temasek still in the firing line after Thai coup (Sydney Morning Herald) “The fallout from the Thai coup is yet to hit Singapore’s Madame Ho, writes Eric Ellis.”
Lessons from the Thai coup d’etat (YB) “Since I visit Thailand with some regularity, it is the neighbouring country that I have the most empathy for, and take the most interest in. It saddens me that their latest 14-year experiment with a democratic constitution has just ended in a military coup.”
Tan Kin Lian vs the Straits Times (ST Journalist) – I wonder what Andy Ho thinks of this ST Journalist who has crossed into the blogosphere. Unprofessional, perhaps?