Related Stories. Mr Lim said Ms Chan is the best person because she has been deeply engaged with Fengshan residents for the past 10 years. But the task of recruiting potential candidates is more difficult this time round, said several MPs. In the current Cabinet, just six of the 21 ministers are younger politicians who entered politics in and The search this round comes as the ruling party is forming the core of its fourth-generation leadership. So we went deeper by engaging more residents to find out their problems and help them. Some were first considered for the General Election. The next general election is due by April
PAP candidates having a group picture taken during the PAP's new party whip Janil Puthucheary 'on course for bigger responsibilities'.
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SINGAPORE — The selection of candidates for the next General Election People's Action Party (PAP), said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat. Gunmen massacre 18, including children, in Papua New Guinea attack.
Others include those who spoke at the PAP convention two weeks to be in the current Cabinet, PAP MPs said new candidates at the next.
In the initial phase of the selection process, groups of potential candidates attend tea sessions hosted by a minister and a few MPs. Branded Content. As the mid-point of its five-year term approaches, the ruling People's Action Party PAP has identified about potential candidates for the next general election, The Sunday Times has learnt.
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The list - which consists of people from the private and public sectors - is still growing. Mr Lim said Ms Chan is the best person because she has been deeply engaged with Fengshan residents for the past 10 years. Could one of them be our next President? Tampines GRC MP Baey Yam Keng said that compared withwhen he was a new candidate, the party now asks hopefuls to get involved on the ground earlier.
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Mr Lim, 61, introduced his four-member team yesterday.
This avoids last-minute introductions, which can trigger rumblings among party rank and file about candidates being parachuted in. She is not your traditional hotshot candidate with a lengthy list of achievements and qualifications.
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ST understands that the panel stage has not begun. Ronald Loh Reporter. But the task of recruiting potential candidates is more difficult this time round, said several MPs.
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