Live Notes

The Live Notes are the sources and references used in the exhibition catalogue. For readers who have a copy of the catalogue, please click on the following:

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 3: Linking Bridges and Strengthening Ties

STRENGTHENING REGIONAL TIES FOR REGIONAL PEACE

Page 66, para 1-3: “The Prime Minister’s Eve of National Day Message – 1975”, available online.

Page 69, para 1: Kwa Chong Guan (ed), S. Rajaratnam on Singapore: From Ideas to Reality (Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co., 2006), p.105.


BILATERAL TIES WITH OUR NEIGHBOURS

Page 70, para 3: Lee Kuan Yew, From Third World to First World: The Singapore Story from 1965-2000 (Times Media Private Ltd, 2000), p.306.

Page 71, para 1, line 1-6: Lee Kuan Yew, From Third World to First World: The Singapore Story from 1965-2000 (Times Media Private Ltd, 2000), p.336.

Page 71, para 1, line 8: “Direct Asean Phone Calls in 1982,” The Straits Times, 25 Jan 1978, p.10.

Page 71, bottom caption: Lee Kuan Yew, From Third World to First World: The Singapore Story from 1965-2000 (Times Media Private Ltd, 2000), p.277.


DO YOU KNOW?
RESOLVING BILATERAL DISPUTE DIPLOMATICALLY
– PEDRA BRANCA / PULAU BATU PUTEH

Page 73, para 3: International Court of Justice Press Release, “Sovereignty over Pedra Branca/Pulau Batu Puteh, Middle Rocks and South Ledge (Malaysia/Singapore)”, 23 May 2008, available online.


EXTRA-REGIONAL COOPERATION

Page 76, para 1, line 4-9: Singapore 1978, pp.5-6.


TACKLING THE INDO-CHINA CONCERN

Page 78, para 1: Singapore 1976, pp.6-7.

Page 78, para 3: “Speech by Mr S Rajaratnam, Minister for Foreign Affairs, at United Nations Meeting on Refugees and Displaced Persons in Southeast Asia, Geneva, 20 July 1979”, available here.

Page 81, para 1, line 13-15: “Ties with Cambodia”, The Straits Times, 7 May 1976, p.1.

 

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