By Lay Hwee Yeo,Barnard Turner
As Singapore enters its fiftieth yr of independence, it's a solid time to mirror on its earlier in addition to glance to the long run. 50 Years of Singapore-Europe relatives: Celebrating Singapore's Connections with Europe is one such contribution to the large selection of books commemorating Singapore's fiftieth birthday. The essays and articles during this edited quantity seize historic moments, display the heartfelt needs and considerate reviews of Europeans who've made Singapore their domestic, chronicle a few of the long-standing partnerships and give some thought to the longer term demanding situations of Singapore.
This distinctive publication encompasses a wide selection of essays and articles reflecting at the robust connections that Singapore enjoys with Europe, not just on the reliable point, but additionally throughout the contributions that Europeans and eu businesses have made — and proceed to make — which improve Singaporean society. those essays offer a kaleidoscope of perspectives on Singapore — they discover how shut ties and partnerships are solid among countries, how companies see Singapore as a reliable accomplice and position to speculate and determine roots, and, at a extra own point, the articles additionally current assorted views at the strengths, and now and then, the weaknesses of Singapore as considered in the course of the eyes of Europeans who stay and paintings in Singapore and examine it as their home.
In commemorating Singapore's fiftieth birthday, this booklet will upload to the knowledge of the richness and variety of Singapore society, and support readers delight in and examine how openness and connectivity have contributed to the good fortune of Singapore in its first 50 years.
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50 Years of Singapore-Europe Relations:Celebrating Singapore's Connections with Europe (World Scientific Series on Singapore's 50 Years of Nation-Building) by Lay Hwee Yeo,Barnard Turner