Singapore Minister Responds to Opposition Campaign - Friday 21st of April 2006

SINGAPORE – As reported by the Channel News Asia: "Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Khiang said the opposition might raise the casino issue during the upcoming General Election.

"…'Singaporeans understand the safeguards that we've put in place. Some of these safeguards are very new and very unique because of our position. The bidders for the integrated resort projects understand our concerns and they've been working very hard to make sure the safeguards are met. Some have even proposed safeguards beyond what we have required them to do,' said Mr Lim…"

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