Live Notes

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Chapter 1
Introduction

Chapter 2
Defence and Internal Security

Chapter 3
Linking Bridges and Strengthening Ties

Chapter 4
Building on the Economic Miracle

Chapter 5
A Healthy Nation, a Thriving Land

Chapter 6
Housing a Nation: Changing Times, Changing Needs

Chapter 7
Sports and Culture: the Finer Things in Life

Chapter 8
Education for All… on Different Paths

Chapter 9
The Next Decade…

 

 
 

Chapter 1: Introduction

SINGAPORE IN 1975

  • PORT OF CALL: SNAPSHOTS OF THE ECONOMY

    Page 12, para 1, line 2–4: “The Prime Minister’s Eve of National Day Message – 1975”, available online.


  • WATER: THE PRECIOUS RESOURCE

    Page 18, Fast Fact, line 1-3: Singapore 1976, p.201.

    Page 18, para 1, line 3-8: “$132m water supply projects to be ready this year”, The Straits Times, 9 Feb 1975, p.6.

    Page 18, para 2, line 1-3: Water Department Annual Report 1975, pp.5-9.


  • FARMING GOES INTENSIVE

    Page 20, para 1, line 1-6: Singapore 1976, pp.11 & 135.


  • RECLAIMING LAND, CREATING SPACE

    Page 21, para 3, line 6-7: “Strike stops work on P. Panjang reclamation”, The Straits Times, 16 Dec 1975, p.6.


  • WASTE LINES
    Page 22, para 1: Revised Master Plan Third Review, 1975, Report of Survey, Planning Department, Ministry of National Development, September, 1975 p.99.

 

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