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Singapore's Elected Presidency. Is there a need to change the system of appointment?

Few months back, the 13th parliament had their first parliamentary session after the 2015 General Elections. President Tony Tan gave an opening address mentioning the possibility of a change to the current system of Elected Presidency and that “the Government will study this matter carefully”. 1,361 more words

PAP

Easy way of avoiding rogue presidents

No need to change the constitution. Juz no preferred candidates who were NTUC secretary-generals.

The two presidents that disgraced the presidency were ex-PAP leaders who were NTUC leaders. 279 more words

Political Governance

Cooking Dumplings - Your Own Delicious Yum Cha At Home - Siu Mai

I have great memories of spending a Saturday or Sunday morning at a bustling, noisy Chinese restaurant, sipping tea and eating Yum Cha for brunch. BBQ pork buns (char siu bao), BBQ rice noodle rolls, crispy calamari and one of my favourite dim sum – Siu Mai, prawn and pork dumplings (also called Shu Mai, meaning “cook and sell”). 535 more words

Food

Tony Tan's Ten Asian Dishes to Master - Good Food

Good Food Cover story with three page spread, Aust 25th, 2015, Sydney Morning Herald and The Age.

This was a really fun one. My stylist and I hung out for a day plating up dishes on the floor of the editors house while Tony cooked up a storm in the kitchen for a cover story, with a three page spread inside. 67 more words

Food Photography