06-02-17: Singapore pushes back election

By Anya Palm

In order to avoid that the upcoming presidential election in Singapore coincides with the celebrations of National Day in August, the Prime Minister´s Office today confirms that the election will be pushed back to September this year.

Minister Chan Chun Sing gave the news along with a string of other changes regarding the election.

http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/presidential-election-to-be-held-in-september-with-new-campaign-rules-says-chan-chun-sing