S. Rajaratnam on Singapore’s State Symbols

S. Rajaratnam on Singapore’s State Symbols

Posted by on Aug 10, 2016 in People & Personalities

One of the Singapore government’s first aims after attaining full internal self-government from the British  in 1959, was to cultivate a common identity. Our state symbols which were unveiled in 1959 became an important way to rally Singaporeans from different backgrounds and communities to a common purpose.

The National Day Parade Through the Years, 1966-2012

The National Day Parade Through the Years, 1966-2012

Posted by on Aug 4, 2016 in Events

We look at how the National Day parade evolved over the years through the archives of our the Ministry of Communication and Information’s Photography Unit. This selection of images was curated by Ms Janelle Chua, our Outreach manager !